We are honored to be a finalist for the 2008 MITX Awards
Waltham, MA (PRWEB) October 30, 2008
Pixily today announced it has been selected as a finalist in the Applied Technology category for the 13th Annual MITX Awards. Held annually by the Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange, the MITX Awards recognize excellence in the creation of web innovations designed, produced or developed in New England.
Begun in 1996, the MITX Awards has grown to the largest and most prestigious awards competition in the country for web innovations and celebrates the best creative and technological accomplishments emerging from New England.
"In its thirteenth year, the MITX Awards have continued to expand not only in volume of entries and but also in the level of innovation and sophistication of the work," said Kiki Mills, executive director of MITX. "It is testament to a vibrant and dynamic industry that has grown to become an economic engine of the New England economy."
Pixily is an interactive document management service that organizes paper and electronic materials online so people can instantly find and share information whenever and wherever they need it. For consumers, Pixily serves as a digital organization assistant that reduces paper clutter and helps manage personal information more efficiently. Businesses rely on Pixily as an affordable on-demand document management service to streamline daily operations and be more productive.
Consumers and businesses send paper documents to Pixily via email, scanner or the company's "scanvelopes," which are water-and tamper-resistant, pre-paid postage envelopes. Upon receipt, Pixily scans, categorizes and uploads the documents to a customer's web account, where they can be securely accessed by authorized users from any location. By accessing their Pixily account, users can effortlessly organize their documents with Pixily's labeling tools, quickly find information with keyword searches and securely share documents with others.
"We are honored to be a finalist for the 2008 MITX Awards," said Prasad Thammineni, CEO of Pixily. "To be in the company of such respected organizations underscores our belief in Pixily as an innovative and valuable service that saves consumers and businesses time, space, money and trees. This industry validation makes us even more excited to continue our mission of helping office and household managers become more organized and productive by unlocking the information that is trapped in their documents."
Pixily will be recognized with the other finalists in the category of Applied Technology at a gala awards ceremony, traditionally attended by over 1,000 of the region's top internet business and marketing professionals. Winners will be announced at the ceremony in the Boston Marriott Copley Place on Wednesday, November 19th. Tickets can be purchased at http://www.mitxawards.org.
The 2008 MITX Awards program is sponsored by Atom Group, Blue Sky Factory, DLA Piper, DoubleClick, EyeWonder, Fidelity, Google, IBM, Kelliher Samets Volk, OptumHealth, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Rocketship, Sportgenic and Technology Review.
Pixily is an interactive document management service that helps consumers and small businesses be more organized and efficient. For consumers, Pixily is a digital organization assistant that quickly organizes paper and electronic materials online so information can be found in an instant, whenever and wherever it is needed. Pixily is also an affordable on-demand document management service for businesses that saves organizations time and money and enables them to be more environmentally friendly. Headquartered in Waltham, MA, Pixily was founded in 2007. For more information about Pixily, visit http://www.pixily.com.
Established in 1996, The Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange (MITX) is the region's premier professional organization for the internet business & marketing industry. Reaching more than 7,000 professionals in New England, MITX is the community for thought leadership, building business relationships and professional training and development. Members of the MITX community take advantage of events, sponsorships, speaking opportunities and networking to make business connections and exchange ideas. With more than 70 events annually, MITX provides its members with the opportunity to promote their companies to targeted audiences and provides a valuable forum for networking to source potential business leads, partnerships, ideas, funding and other likeminded peers in the industry. MITX is headquartered in Cambridge, MA.
For more information please go to http://www.mitx.org.