The 2009 VIATeC Technology Awards gala took place last week and the Vancouver Island Advanced Technology Council handed out awards across twelve categories.
According to Dan Gunn, executive director of VIATeC, this year's version of the awards attracted record interest with more than 100 nominations. 36 companies were selected as finalists in 12 categories and here are the winners.
- Technology Company of the Year - Vecima Networks
- Emerging Technology Company of the Year - RevenueWire
- Product of the Year - Flock by Flock Inc.
- Innovative Excellence - Dark Matter Labs
- Newsmaker of the Year - Race Rocks Digital
- Online Strategy of the Year - Udutu
- Executive of the Year - Greg Conner - EDS Advanced Solutions
- Team of the Year - StarFish Medical
- Environmental Excellence - Accent Refrigeration
- Employer of the Year - Neverblue
- VIATeC Member of the Year - Hot House Marketing
- The Colin Lennox Award for Technology Champion - Bill Cooke