We encourage companies and individuals from throughout Pennsylvania to nominate their business, organization, clients, peers, and even themselves for an award.
Harrisburg, Penn. (PRWEB) December 30, 2011
The PA Tech Awards 2012 today announced the opening call for nominations for the annual gala that celebrates and honors the brightest technology leaders and innovators from across the state. Set for Friday March 30, 2012 at Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts in Harrisburg, the PA Tech Awards brings together hundreds of attendees from companies large and small for what promises to be the networking event of the year.
From now through Feb. 1, 2012, nominations for winners in eight categories will be accepted on the event’s new website, http://www.techquestawards.com, in a unique, open format. Every submitted nomination in every category can be viewed immediately by visitors to the site and shared to social media channels, delivering increased global visibility for all nominees.
The PA Tech Awards will honor winners for:
- Best Application of Technology
- Growth Company of the Year
- Outstanding Leadership in Technology
- Public Service Innovation
- Technology Company of the Year
- Technology Educator of the Year
- Technology Product of the Year
- Technology Provider of the Year
In addition, a People’s Choice Award will be presented to honor someone changing the face of Pennsylvania’s technology community. Open nominations for the People’s Choice Award will begin Jan. 15, 2012.
The evening of the awards promises to be a fast-paced and high-energy affair, led by Kelly Lewis, CEO of the TechQuest Pennsylvania. The PA Tech Awards begins with a welcome reception, commences with a 59-minute award ceremony and ends with a lively post party.
“We encourage companies and individuals from throughout Pennsylvania to nominate their business, organization, clients, peers, and even themselves for an award,” Lewis said. “Our event is unlike any other – it moves fast but also takes the time to recognize visionary leadership and innovation.”
Each person or company can be nominated for up to three categories, with winners determined by an independent panel of judges. Sponsors of the PA Tech Awards include Comcast Business Class, HP, Highmark Blue Shield, and JPL.
About TechQuest Pennsylvania
The 2012 Pennsylvania Technology Awards Gala will take place on Friday, March 30, 2012 at Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts in Harrisburg. Created and hosted by TechQuest, Pennsylvania’s catalyst for technology business development, the PA Tech Awards celebrate the individuals and businesses advancing technology in PA. Award nominations will be accepted through Feb. 1, 2012. For more information about tickets, event details and nominations, please visit http://www.techquestawards.com.