Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 14, 2015
LOS ANGELES, CA - BritWeek and UK Trade & Investment are pleased to announce the finalist selections in the sixth annual BritWeek UKTI Business Innovation Awards competition, presented by Virgin Atlantic. The finalists in each category are:
•Cubic Transportation Services • Talenthouse • Yext
•5D GlobalStudio at Wondros • dandelion + burdock • ustwo
•General Assembly • Ionex SG LLC • Klickly, Inc
•Clyde Space Ltd • InvestCloud, Inc. • Kurion
The BritWeek UKTI Business Innovation Awards was created by the British Consulate General’s UK Trade & Investment and BritWeek (including BritWeek founders Bob Peirce and Nigel Lythgoe). The awards exist to celebrate the unique and pivotal business relationship between the UK and California.
Each year the top forward-thinking and ground-breaking companies doing business in California and the UK compete to be recognized at these awards. Winners are chosen by a distinct panel of judges, which this year includes creativity guru Sir Ken Robinson, Walt Disney International Chairman Andy Bird, and CEO of CarlosMedia Carlos Amezcua.
Award winners are announced during a dinner hosted at the Four Seasons Los Angeles at Beverly Hills on April 23, 2015. For more information on the competition, please visit http://www.britweek.org.
BritWeek is a non–profit organization that hosts a program of events every Spring to promote British creativity, innovation and excellence across multiple categories including, film & television, music, art, fashion, design, retail, sport, philanthropy, business, and more. The events take place throughout Greater Los Angeles, Miami, Orange County, Orlando, and San Francisco, also Miami! For more information visit http://www.britweek.org.
About UK Trade & Investment (UKTI)
UK Trade & Investment is the Government Department that helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy and overseas companies bring their high-quality investment to the UK's dynamic economy – acknowledged as Europe's best place from which to succeed in global business. For more information please visit http://www.ukti.gov.uk.
Contact: Brianna Sweet | UK Trade & Investment | P: 310. 843.2934 E: Brianna.Sweet(at)fco.gov(dot)uk