CINCINNATI, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- d&a's Co-Founder and Chief Research Officer, Kobi Gershoni, accepted the Innovation Capability Award on behalf of d&a Visual Insights. According to P&G, this award "celebrates partnerships that have enabled successful execution of P&G's open innovation vision." (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121114/NE13010) As part of P&G's Annual Connect+Develop (C+D) Partnership Celebration honoring their external innovators, P&G presented awards to its top C+D innovation partners. d&a Visual Insights represented one of seven partners, among hundreds, that P&G recognized. d&a is an ecosystem solutions company that applies intelligence methodologies, advanced technologies, and human insights to provide support for key decision makers across diverse industries. d&a and P&G established their partnership five years ago through P&G's Israeli innovation hub—the P&G Israel House of Innovation (IHI). Since then, d&a has continued to deliver decision support services to P&G through numerous global projects across various business units. Sophie Blum, Founder of P&G IHI and VP of Marketing (Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa) for P&G, commented today: "d&a winning this P&G Partnership Award is an important recognition for the role of Israel as a source of innovation for P&G. P&G IHI celebrates this year its fifth anniversary with a track record of forming partnerships with Israeli startups and academia. d&a is a great example of Israeli entrepreneurship, out-of-the-box thinking, and strong willingness to collaborate on a global scale." For the past five years, d&a has partnered with P&G on over a dozen projects in which d&a has provided, and continues to provide, unique landscaping, mapping, and insight generation using intelligence-driven methodologies, data interrogation, visualization technologies, and subject matter expertise. Today, d&a and P&G continue to work together on many dynamic projects across the corporation's different business units. In partnership with client P&G, d&a is dedicated to ongoing decision support backed by intelligence.