CSIA Announces the Winners of the 2010 Apex Awards
Thursday, July 15, 2010
Posted by: Nikki Mill
Colorado’s Technology Association, today announced the winners of the 2010 Apex
Awards. Winners and finalists were
awarded and announced at last night’s program.
year’s winners demonstrate the perseverance and innovation that technology companies
and professionals embody. These
characteristics not only guide their own company to growth, but they enable
their clients and all other industries to succeed,” said Su
Hawk, President of CSIA.
"I’m proud of the Colorado technology industry, and the Apex Awards is
one night where they are in the spotlight,” she added.
2010 Company Winners are:
of Technology – Long View Systems. Finalists: IQNavigator and NewsGator.
Company of the Year – ServiceMagic. Finalists: ReadyTalk and Rivet
Product of the Year – Intrado. Finalists: Fluensee and Webroot.
Service of the Year – Virtela. Finalists: OCI (Options & Choices,
Inc.) and SDL.
of the Year – NIMBL. Finalists: People Scored and Trada.
Project of the Year – Lincoln
Trust Company. Finalists: RTP
and SysTest Labs.
The 2010 Individual Winners
- Bob Newman
Lifetime Achievement – Nancy
Phillips, Co-Founder, Director & COO, ViaWest.
- Technology Executive
of the Year – J.B. Holston, CEO & President, NewsGator. Finalists: Bob
Ogdon, CEO Swiftpage and Nancy Phillips, Co-Founder, Director & COO,
Entrepreneur of the Year – Roy
Dimoff, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO, ViaWest. Finalists: Dan
Caruso, Co-Founder, President & CEO, Zayo Group and Josh Swihart, CEO,
- Top Tech Teacher
Stacey Fornstorm, Denver Public
Schools. Finalists: Kent Allison, Teacher - Technology and
Engineering, Mountain Vista High School and Deb Nielsen, MESA
Adviser/Gifted & Talented Coordinator, Colorado Mesa.
- CSIA Champion of
the Year –
Ellis Blevins, Division Director,
Robert Half Technology; John Meyer, Digital Marketing & Business
Development Executive, Pure Brand Communications; and Simone Verhulst,
Marketing Coordinator, ReadyTalk.