(PRWEB) August 18, 2015
The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is seeking nominations for the Tech Awards, a program recognizing influential leaders and innovative companies/firms in the Greater Washington region's technology community.
The Awards will be presented at NVTC's TechCelebration Annual Banquet on Oct. 19, 2015. Nominations are due by Sept. 4, 2015 in the following categories:
- Tech Company of the Year (Under $50 million and over $50 million in revenue): Presented to two technology companies that have proven their dedication, vision and ability to make things happen by working with a sustained, strategic business plan to grow into players in the area's tech industry.
- Tech Executive of the Year: Presented to a C-Level executive with a proven track record of substantial contributions in the technology industry in the Greater Washington region.
- NVTC Associate Member of the Year: Recognizing the important contributions of NVTC Associate member companies (law firms, investors, bankers, accountants and other service providers) in Northern Virginia’s technology ecosystem.
- Innovative Use of Technology: This unique award highlights the region's "tech-enabled" companies/firms that demonstrate exemplary competency in utilizing or creating current or disruptive technology to solve business problems and drive results.
For more information, visit https://online.nvtc.org/cfmldocs/techawards/techawards.cfm.
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The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is the membership and trade association for the technology community in Northern Virginia. As the largest technology council in the nation, NVTC serves about 1,000 companies from all sectors of the technology industry, as well as service providers, universities, foreign embassies, nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies. Through its member companies, NVTC represents about 300,000 employees in the region. NVTC is recognized as the nation's leader in providing its technology community with networking and educational events; specialized services and benefits; public policy advocacy; branding of its region as a major global technology center; initiatives in targeted business sectors and in the international, entrepreneurship, workforce and education arenas; the NVTC Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity that supports the NVTC Veterans Employment Initiative and other priorities within Virginia's technology community; the Equal Footing Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity that serves local area youth; and The Entrepreneur Center @NVTC, which mentors new technology entrepreneurs. Visit NVTC at http://www.nvtc.org.