Pro-Change Behavior Systems, Inc. received a Tibbetts Award in recognition of significant achievements involving technological innovation related to the Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR). Pro-Change President & CEO, Janice M. Prochaska, accepted the award at a ceremony in Washington, D. C. on October 10, 2007. Pro-Change was selected for its outstanding SBIR research, dissemination, and commercialization of health behavior change programs funded by grants from the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease and Prevention.
Named for Roland Tibbetts, acknowledged as the father of the SBIR Program, these prestigious national awards are given annually to small firms judged to exemplify the best in SBIR achievement. The Small Business Technology Council (SBTC), a council of the National Small Business Association, is the lead sponsor of the award.
Janice Prochaska with Roland Tibbetts, left and Jere Glover.