TAI and LWBJ Financial Announce 2013 Prometheus Award Finalists
Technology Association of Iowa (TAI) and LWBJ Financial have announced finalists for the 2013 Prometheus Awards, a celebration of extraordinary achievements in technology and innovation. This year a record-setting number of 98 nominations were submitted across 16 award categories.
Winners will be announced at a ceremony April 9, 5-8:30 p.m.at Veterans Memorial Community Choice Credit Union Auditorium in Des Moines. More than 700 leaders from business, education, and government are expected to attend.
2013 Prometheus Award finalists are:
Software Company of the Year (Small/Medium):
Dwolla; Santos Human; Spinutech Inc.
Software Company of the Year (Large/Enterprise):
Mobile App of the Year:
BettrLife; Higher Learning Technologies; Hy-Vee Inc.; Wellmark Care Finder App
IT Service Provider of the Year:
Circle Computer Resources; Involta; Paragon IT Professionals; Sogeti
Top Growth Company of the Year:
Appcore; Caleris; Dwolla; Involta; MediRevv; WebFilings
Clean Energy Innovation:
CQM Systems; Hy-Vee Inc.; RINAlliance Inc.
Best User of Technology:
Hy-Vee Inc.; Iowa State Association of Counties; John Deere ISG; Nationwide App Development Center; Quester
Innovation in Teaching:
Dallas Center Grimes—Ben Chadwick; East Buchanan—Mark Nall; Electronic Crime Institute, DMACC; St. Ambrose University; UNI Interactive Digital Studies
CIO/CTO/CSO of the Year:
Lane Arthur (DuPont Pioneer); Darren Baty (Hy-Vee Inc.); Dennis Mehmen (Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance)
CEO of the Year:
Dennis Henderson (Ready Wireless); Chris Klitgaard (MediRevv); Bruce Lehrman (Involta); Ben Milne (Dwolla); Brian Patrick Donaghy (Appcore)
Student Innovation of the Year:
clusterFlunk; Farm Manuals Fast; TranslaCare Inc.
Break Out Award:
Appcore; DomiKnow; Dwolla; Legosys Solutions; VIDA Diagnostics
Outstanding Startup Company of the Year:
DomiKnow; IDx; Legosys Solutions; Prositions Inc.
Life Sciences Company of the Year:
Harrisvaccines Inc.; IDx; MedCara Pharmaceuticals; Terpenoid Therapeutics Inc. ; Trans Ova Genetics
Technology Company of the Year (Small/Medium):
Appcore; Circle Computer Resources; Dwolla; VIDA Diagnostics
Technology Company of the Year (Large/Enterprise):
Involta; John Deere ISG; WebFilings
Contact: Barbara Thomas, Communications and External Relations, 319-335-2188