2013 Company Winners

Technology Company of the Year – Ping Identity

Technology Project of the Year – Governor’s Office of Information Technology (OIT)

Customer Service Company of the Year– Connect First

Technology Startup Company of the Year – Cloud Elements

 

2013 Individual Winners

Technology Community Connector of the Year - Jim Franklin, CEO, SendGrid

Bob Newman Lifetime Achievement – Dan Caruso, Zayo Group

Technology Entrepreneur of the Year – Peter Hudson, M.D. , iTriage, LLC

Woman in Tech of the Year - Michele Hovet, City of Arvada

Technology Advocates of the Year - Rep. Angela Williams and Sen. Mark Scheffel

Technology Teacher of the Year – Scott Schankweiler Mountain Range High School, Adams 12 School District

2012 Company Winners

Technology Company of the Year – Mercury

Technology Project of the Year – Pixorial

2012 Individual Winners

Technology Community Connector of the Year - Delta Dental of Colorado and Jim Franklin, CEO, SendGrid

Bob Newman Lifetime Achievement – Nancy Sauer

Technology Entrepreneur of the Year – Bart Lorang, CEO & Co-Founder, FullContact

Technology Teacher of the Year – Debbie Richards, Evergreen Middle School & Debbie Tawzer, Legend High School

2011 Company Winners

Technology Company of the Year – Rivet Software

Technology Product of the Year – Power Tagging

Technology Services of the Year – IP5280 Communications

Rookie of the Year – Orbotix

IT Project of the Year – PEI

2011 Special Recognition

C-Level @ A Mile High John Oechsle and Kirby Slunaker Award – Wilson Davis, VP of Corporate Systems, Western Union

Advocates of the Year Award – Speaker of the House, Frank McNulty (R – Highlands Ranch), House Majority Leader, Amy Stephens (R – Monument), Representative Carole Murray (R – Castle Rock), Senator Cheri Jahn (D – Wheat Ridge) and Senator Linda Newell (D – Littleton)

2011 Individual Winners

Bob Newman Lifetime Achievement – John Oechsle, Executive Vice President, Product and Strategy, DigitalGlobe

Technology Executive of the Year – Helen Cousins, Executive Vice President and CIO, Lincoln Trust Co

Technology Entrepreneur of the Year – Bob Ogdon, CEO, Swiftpage

Top Tech Teacher – Kristin Donley, Science/STEM Instructor, Monarch High School

Colorado Technology Association's Champions of the Year – Robert Berger, Regional Vice President, Credera; Jennifer Harding, Sr. Account Executive, Access Data Consulting Services; Chris Magyar, Vice President, Gunther Douglas; and Sandra Steiner, Executive Director, Adams County Education Consortium. George Tyler, Chief Alliance Officer, 3rd Eagle

2010 Corporate Winners

Titan of Technology – Long View Systems

Technology Company of the Year – ServiceMagic

Technology Product of the Year – Intrado

Technology Service of the Year – Virtela

Rookie of the Year – NIMBL

IT Project of the Year – Lincoln Trust Company

2010 Special Recognition

C-Level @ A Mile High John Oechsle and Kirby Slunaker Award – Micki Nelson, CIO, MWH

Inaugural Million-Dollar Man Award – Steve Foster, President, Business Controls

Advocates of the year Award - Representative Carole Murray, Representative Mike May, Senator Josh Penry and the Republican Caucus for their support of the technology industry

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

Technology Entrepreneur of the Year – Roy Dimoff, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO, ViaWest

Top Tech Teacher – Stacey Fornstorm, Denver Public Schools

Colorado Technology Association Champion of the Year – Ellis Blevins, pision Director, Robert Half Technology; John Meyer, Digital Marketing & Business Development Executive, Pure Brand Communications; and Simone Verhulst, Marketing Coordinator, ReadyTalk

2009 Corporate Winners

Titan of Technology – IHSIHS

Technology Company of the Year – Global Technology Resources, Inc. (GTRI)

Technology Product of the Year – LogRhythm

Technology Services of the Year – Applied Trust Engineering

CleanTech Innovation – Sun Microsystems

Rookie of the Year – Yieldex, Inc

2009 Individual Winners

Bob Newman Lifetime Achievement – Jon Nordmark, Co-Founder, eBags and Wambo

Technology Executive of the Year – Michael Zeisser, SVP of Liberty Media

Technology Entrepreneur of the Year – John Tredennick, CEO of Catalyst Repository Systems

Get IT Done –Joylee Kohler, Director Performance Solutions, Avaya

Top Tech Teacher – Steven Newell, Director of Science and Technology, Sandburg Elementary

Colorado Technology Association Champions of the Year – UB Ciminieri, Director of Public Relations, Fowler Software Design; Vince Collins, Sr. Account Manager, ProtoTest; Amber Gullett, Owner, 6 Degrees of Technology; Ida Lau, Partner, VeriPoint

2008 Corporate Winners

Technology Company of the Year -ViaWest

Technology Product of the Year -Envysion

Technology Services of the Year -Workforce Insight

Rookie of the Year -EventVue

CleanTech Innovation -Guaranteed Recycling Xperts (GRX)

Best Tech Workplace -Indigio

Customer Care Excellence -Kaiser Permanente Colorado

Top Tech Education Initiative -AgentSheets

2008 Individual Winners

Bob Newman Lifetime Achievement -Brad Feld, Foundry Group

Technology Executive of the Year -John Street, MX Logic

Get IT Done -Wendy Bohling, Magpie Telecom Insiders

Top Tech Teacher -Katy Morten, Martin Luther King, Jr. Early College

Colorado Technology Association Champions of the Year -Sue Fuqua, Mile High Networks; Doug Prom, Innovate E-Commerce

Special Community Leadership -Denver Botanic Gardens Technology Task Force - Michael Vaughn, TEKsystems; Kirk Bohn, Palmaris

2007 Corporate Winners

Technology Company of the Year -Webroot

Technology Product of the Year -NewsGator

Technology Services of the Year -Business Controls

Rookie of the Year -Fluensee

Fast Forward -Phiar

2007 Individual Winners

Bob Newman Lifetime Achievement -Barbara Bauer, GlobalSight Partners

Technology Executive of the Year -Bob King, ClickBank

Top Tech Teacher - Michelle Pearson, Hulstrom Options K-8 School

Colorado Technology Association Champions of the Year -Kirk Bohn, 3t Systems; Evan Call, Systest Labs; Debby Howard, IBS; Michelle Marek, Harvey Nash; Arthur Wood, IBS

2006 Corporate Winners

Technology Company of the Year -Webroot

Technology Product of the Year -Encision

Technology Services of the Year -Decisioneering

Rookie of the Year -Kozio

Best Use of Technology -Hythane Company

Catalyst of the Year -Xcel Energy’s Utility Innovations Team

Top Technology Marketing -Interlink Group


Innovative Technology -Logisens

2006 Individual Winners

Bob Newman Lifetime Achievement -Scott Burt, Integro

Chief Tech Executive of the Year -John Oechsle, IHS

Colorado Technology Association Champions of the Year -Michael Vaughn, TEKsystems; Julie Courtney, Gunther Douglas; Charie Mitchell, Lucidata; Rita Dozal, Dozal & Associates

2005 Corporate Winners

Technology Company of the Year - Webroot

Technology Product of the Year - NextAction

Technology Services of the Year - Virtela

Rookie of the Year - PositiveWare

Best Use of Technology - Interlink Group

Best Customer Service - Qwest Communications

2005 Individual Winners

Bob Newman Lifetime Achievement - Bob Ogdon, Swiftpage

Technology Executive of the Year - Carl Fitch, Statera

Technology Advocate of the Year - Brian Vogt, Governor’s Office of Economic Development and International Trade

Best Industry Academia Alliance - Frank Moyes, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado

Colorado Technology Association Champion of the Year - John Leonard, Fairfield and Woods

2004 Corporate Winners

Technology Company of the Year - eCollege

Technology Product of the Year - Roving Planet

Technology Services of the Year - Interlink Group

Rookie of the Year - Confio Corp

Best Use of Technology - Integro/Restaurant Association

Excellent E-Commerce - Thought Equity

Reinvention - Istonish Holding Co.

2004 Individual Winners

Bob Newman Lifetime Achievement - Donna Auguste, Leave A Little Room Foundation

Technology Executive of the Year - Nancy Phillips, ViaWest

Technology Advocate of the Year - Senator Ron May, State of Colorado

Colorado Technology Association Champions of the Year - Bob Ogdon, Swiftpage; Anne Foster, ManagedStorage International

2003 Corporate Winners

Technology Company of the Year - FRxSoftware

Technology Product of the Year - HyperSpace Communications

Technology Services of the Year - ViaWest

Reinvention - LimeLight Technologies

Excellent E-Commerce - eBags

2003 Individual Winners

Bob Newman Lifetime Achievement - Wayne Berger, Solano Foundation

Technology Executive of the Year - Larissa Herda, Time Warner Telecom

2002 Corporate Winners

Technology Company of the Year - DataTrend Information Systems

Technology Product of the Year - Recruiting Solutions International

Technology Services of the Year - ViaWest

Rookie of the Year - Deuxo Inc

Excellent E-Commerce - eBags

Internet Initiative of the Year - SafeRent Inc

Reinvention - Conduant Corp

2002 Individual Winners

Bob Newman Lifetime Achievement - Donald J. McCubbery, Denver University

Technology Executive of the Year - Donna Auguste, Leave A Little Room Foundation

2001 Corporate Winners

Technology Product of the Year - RealLegal

Technology Services of the Year - Recruiting Solutions International

Rookie of the Year - ManagedStorage International

Website Design Firm of the Year - SpireMedia

Website Design of the Year (Consumer) - SafeRent Inc

2001 Individual Winners

Lifetime Achievement Award - Bob Newman, J.D. Edwards

Technology Executive of the Year - Christine Carey, AMI Visions