RALEIGH, N.C.--Finalists for the NC Tech Awards, North Carolina's only statewide technology awards program, were announced this week by the North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA).
The Awards recognize companies, organizations and individuals that have characterized excellence, innovation and leadership.
After a nomination period earlier this summer, finalists and winners were chosen in a two-stage review process, led by the accounting firm of Grant Thornton in partnership with an independent selection committee. The awards process culminates with the NC Tech Awards Gala on November 6, at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, where 800+ leaders will gather to celebrate the tech sector and honor finalists in each category. Winners will be announced live that evening.
The finalists are:
NCTA has also expanded its awards program to recognize a category for “Top 10 Startups to Watch” and seven awards recognizing individual achievement. Of these seven, three are continued from previous years including Public Leader, Tech Exec of the Year and Outstanding Achievement. Four new individual awards will recognize Tech Educator, Tech Woman, Public Sector CIO and Private Sector CIO all to be announced soon.
More information on the NC Tech Awards can be found at www.NCTechAwards.com.
The North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) is a not-for-profit, membership-driven trade association and the primary voice of the technology industry in North Carolina.
North Carolina Technology Association
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