(PRWEB) October 04, 2012
The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) has named web application development firm page10, as a finalist in the Innovative Collaboration category for the 2012 Tekne Awards, which will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012. The Tekne Award finalists are selected by an independent panel of judges and recognize Minnesota companies and individuals who have shown superior technology innovation and leadership.
Page10, selected as the technology / web design partner for http://www.Unitedway211.org, collaborated with the United Way and Ceridian to provide online access to the same vast network of human services providers as the United Way supported 211 call center. Through a self-serve web search application, United Way 211 searches a database of over 80,000 partner services across Minnesota. Based on search criteria the system delivers critical contact and support information to those in need. Additionally, a full featured Content Management System (CMS) helps United Way’s service professionals easily manage content and data in real time ensuring information is always current. Additional messaging features were also added to effectively distribute critical information in case of emergencies.
“The Tekne Awards recognize those whose leadership and dedication to technological innovation helps demonstrate Minnesota as a global player in technology-based markets,” said Margaret Anderson Kelliher, President & CEO of MHTA. “This year’s finalists should be extremely proud of their role in helping Minnesota excel.”
Presented by the MHTA, the Tekne Awards honor those who play a significant role in discovering new technologies that educate, improve lifestyles, and impact the lives and futures of people living in Minnesota and all over the world. The program reinforces Minnesota’s place as one of the most competitive and technologically advanced regions in the world. A full list of finalists is available online at http://www.tekneawards.org/finalists
Recipients of the 2012 Tekne Awards will be announced at the award ceremony emceed by Don Shelby, author, news anchor and reporter.
Founded in 2005, page10 is recognized by Twin Cities Business as one of the top 25 web application development firms in the Twin Cities. By combining industry-leading best practices with creative solutions and effective leadership, we provide clients with the tools and resources they need to optimize their online marketing efforts. By becoming the conduit between business, users and technology, page10 serves as a meeting ground for these three areas, allowing us to create synergies between process and creativity for our clients. From these synergies, page10 creates user-centered designs that are engaging and valuable. http://www.page10.com
About Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA)
MHTA, or the Minnesota High Tech Association, is an innovation and technology association united in fueling Minnesota’s prosperity. MHTA helps bring together the people of Minnesota’s technology ecosystem and leads the charge in directing technology issues to Minnesota’s state capitol. MHTA is the only membership organization that represents Minnesota’s entire technology-based economy. Its members include organizations of every size − involved in virtually every aspect of technology creation, production, application and education in Minnesota. Find out more online at http://www.mhta.org or follow MHTA on Twitter at http://twitter.com/MHTA.