Nominations are Open!
Applications close April 16, 2021.
Outstanding Emerging Technology Company
The award will be given to a tech or medtech company exhibiting innovative technology.
Outstanding Small Technology Company
The award will recognize a tech or medtech company in Orange County. The company must be in existence for at least three years and have 100 employees or less.
Outstanding Innovation in Medical Technology/Life Sciences
This award is specifically for innovation in the medtech/life sciences field and highlights a device or product. This product does not need to be on the market yet to qualify.
Best Clean-Tech/Green Company
This award will recognize a tech company whose product/service is advancing clean energy, water, or transportation innovation, benefiting the economy and environment. The product must be in the clean-tech/green space.
Outstanding Large Disruptor/Innovator
The award will recognize a company that exhibits innovation and intrapreneurship as a sustainable growth strategy. The company must have 100+ employees and have been in business for a minimum of ten years.
Deal of the Year
The deal can range from various transactions, including but not limited to Investment, Private Equity, IPO, Merger & Acquisition, and VC Raise. The deal must have closed between April 2020-March 2021.