Portland, Ore - April 3, 2018 - The Technology Association of Oregon (TAO) announced today the finalists for the 2018 Oregon Technology Awards, the annual program celebrates excellence and achievement in the region’s technology industry.
Which companies will be awarded this year? Find out as the winners are revealed at the Oregon Technology Awards Ceremony on Thursday, May 10th at the Oregon Convention Center. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to mix with the movers and shakers of the Oregon’s tech community.
The 34th annual Oregon Technology Awards will include awards for Technology Company of the Year (based on five size categories) as well as Influential Technology Company Not Headquartered in Oregon, Most Disruptive Technology, and the new People’s Choice award.
"The Oregon Tech Awards is the largest gathering in the region celebrating the leading tech companies, top executives and companies with the most disruptive technology," TAO President and CEO, Skip Newberry, says. "From first-time entrepreneurs to seasoned executives, this is a must-attend event for those interested in connecting with the people and companies that are driving the area's tech industry."
The finalists were selected from a wide spectrum of industries within the various award categories. The TAO is proud to announce the 2018 Oregon Technology Award finalists, as follows:
Technology Company of the Year – Pre-Revenue
Technology Company of the Year – Emerging
Technology Company of the Year – Rising Star
Technology Company of the Year – Growth
Technology Company of the Year – Enterprise
Influential Technology Company Not Headquartered in Oregon
Planar & Leyard
Most Disruptive Technology of the Year
Technology Association of Oregon is introducing a new award in 2018 whose nominations will be a crowdsourced with the regional community voting for the winner. The winner of this award would be an individual, company, project or program that best exemplifies the spirit of the Oregon & SW Washington technology community. Nominations open on Monday, April 2nd and close on Friday, April 13th. Five finalists will be announced on Friday, April 20th and the winner will be announced at the Oregon Technology Awards. Nominate an individual, company, project or program for the People’s Choice here.
The 2018 Awards program is presented by Jones Lang LaSalle and UnitedHealthcare. Additional sponsors include KPMG, ICON Technical Network, First Tech Federal Credit Union, Prosper Portland, Verizon Wireless, Survey Monkey Apply, and A.Wordsmith.
To learn more, visit the Oregon Technology Awards webpage.
Read the original press release from the Technology Association of Oregon.