2014 Finalists for RichTech Technology Awards
April 10, 2014
We’re very excited to have announced our finalists for this year’s RichTech Technology Awards Gala! This year marks the 19th Annual RichTech Technology Awards, and the finalists were announced Thursday, April 10th during a private reception at the Federal Reserve in downtown Richmond. The winners will be announced on Wednesday, May 14th during our Gala at the Richmond Marriot.
Congratulations to everyone who was nominated. It’s an impressive list, and makes us very optimistic about the vibrancy and growth of our technology community. Here are our finalists:
INNOVATION IN COMMUNITY
Sponsored by Varrow is awarded to an individual or team from a nonprofit or civic organization in central Virginia that displays the most innovative use(s) of technology to deliver services, advance their mission, or impact our community.
INNOVATION IN EDUCATION
Sponsored by Computer Resource Team is awarded to the educator that provides exceptional technology leadership and encourages students to pursue higher education or training in science, technology, engineering and math.
Mike Coppa, VirginiaFIRST Robotics
Henry Hurlburt, Henrico CPS
Lynne Norris, Henrico CPS
Dr. Mirta Martin, Virginia State University
Samuel Turner, Henrico CPS
INNOVATION IN EMERGING SMALL BUSINESS
Sponsored by Dixon Hughes Goodman is awarded to a local technology company that has demonstrated the ability to achieve commercial success.
INNOVATION IN TECHNOLOGY BUILDER
Sponsored by SLAIT Consulting is awarded to a local technology company delivering technology solutions and/or services to external clients that build capacity and increase operational efficiency.
INNOVATION IN DEVELOPMENT
Sponsored by CarMax is awarded to a company or organization whose development of new technology applications and/or systems creates new processes, methodologies, and/or services for their own or others’ benefit.
INNOVATION IN UTILIZATION — LARGE-CAP PROJECT
Sponsored by Vaco Richmond is awarded to a company or organization whose creative use of existing technology enhances processes, methodologies and/or services for their own or others’ benefit.
INNOVATION IN UTILIZATION — SMALL-CAP PROJECT
Sponsored by Comcast Business is awarded to a company or organization whose creative use of existing technology enhances processes, methodologies and/or services for their own or others’ benefit.