Celebrate Innovation in Southern California

September 17, 2020

Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach


Celebrate Innovation in Southern California

The High Tech Awards (HTA) seek to celebrate and recognize those individuals and companies who make Orange County a center of technology and medical technology innovation. In its 27th year, the High Tech Awards has recognized and more than 100 innovative companies in Orange County.

September 17, 2020

Balboa Bay Resort Club, Newport Beach

Each year at HTA, we celebrate the accomplishments of 32+ companies in Southern California that lead innovation.

Nominate Your Company

Every year we celebrate innovative companies in unique categories. Nominations will open at the end of January 2020.

Past Winners

See winners from past High Tech Awards. These companies and individuals have led innovation in Southern California.

Our 2019 High Tech Award Winners

Octane, Orange County’s technology and life sciences accelerator organization, announced the winners of its 2019 High Tech Awards. The awards program, which entered into its twenty-sixth year, honored Orange County-based companies that have demonstrated exceptional leadership while developing new technological advancements in their respective industries.

2019 Categories

Outstanding Large Technology Company

Outstanding Small Technology Company

Outstanding Large Technology Company CEO 

Outstanding Small Technology Company CEO

Outstanding Emerging Technology Company

Outstanding Technology Innovation in Software


Outstanding Technology Innovation in a Consumer Product

Outstanding Innovation in Medical Technology/ Life Sciences

Deal of the Year

2019 Diamond Sponsors