Estero, FL (PRWEB) October 4, 2008
Agent Shield, Inc. today announced it has been recognized as one of only four finalist statewide for the "Innovation and Entrepreneurialism Award" in the annual ITFlorida awards program. The Fifth annual Awards Gala is designed to showcase the best technological achievement from across the state of Florida. Other finalist in this category include: Aleriant, Citrix, and Scripps Florida.
"We are excited to be honored with this prestigious nomination. The other companies in our category are all outstanding leaders in their respective industries and we are thrilled to be recognized along side of them," said Jason Dolle, CEO of Agent Shield.
Award winners will be announced at ITFlorida's Gala dinner on October 6 in Orlando, Florida. Speakers at the event include: Sandy Baruah, Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA); U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson; Florida Senate President-Designate Jeff Atwater; State CIO David Taylor; Sen. Jeremy Ring; Dr. Dale Brill, director of Gov. Charlie Crist's office of economic development; and Terry Tamminen, former Secretary of the California EPA.
About Agent Shield, Inc.
Agent Shield is focused on leveraging technology to bridge the gap between developers and Realtors to enhance the marketing and sales of new construction properties. We help real estate developers accelerate their sales by tapping into Realtors as a sales channel. We provide Realtors with an easy and safe way to market and sell new construction properties.
Agent Shield provides a patent pending, Web 2.0 technology that empowers real estate agents to easily and effectively market new construction properties through the use of a development's existing website. The core of Agent Shield's technology involves certifying a new development or builder website to enable real estate agents to safely use the developer / builder site as a marketing tool while protecting the integrity of their leads. The technology acts as a go-between Developers & Agents at large to maximize each party's marketing efforts with little or no technological expertise necessary.
Agent Shield was founded in 2007 and is based in Estero, Florida. More information is available at http://www.AgentShield.com.
ITFlorida is a public private partnership organized to assist the state of Florida's Congressional Delegation, The Governor, The Legislature and other public policy and economic development organizations. The ITFlorida board is comprised of elected and appointed Government officials and is supplemented with leadership from CEO-level officials at both small business levels and major corporations. The focuses of ITFlorida include education, information, advocacy, conferences, programs, and promotion of regional initiatives. ITFlorida encourages Florida based industries to be a part of the technological challenges of the future. More information is available at http://www.itflorida.com.