awards 2019

Entries now open for the Wales Technology Awards 2019

Does your business drive innovation? Do you have top new tech talent worth shouting about? Are you acing workplace culture?

Entries are now open for the prestigious Wales Technology Awards 2019 - the biggest night of the year for the Welsh technology industry.

Bringing together hundreds of the most influential names in technology, professional services, investment, media and the wider business community, the Wales Technology Awards, powered by the ESTnet don’t just celebrate excellence in the industry, they are the ideal opportunity to showcase your business to key stakeholders in Wales and beyond.

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Previous winners include Welsh pioneers such as power module designer Silvertel, WeBuildBots, investment fintech Wealthify, DevOpsGroup, data analytics leaders AMPLYFI and video game developer Wales Interactive.

Award categories include

  • Innovative Product of the Year
  • Best Tech Workplace
  • Best New Talent
  • Best Application of Tech
  • Technology Leader of the Year
  • International Impact Award

Additionally, one business will also claim the high profile, prestigious Sir Michael Moritz Tech Start Up Award, which is brought to you in association with one of Wales’ most recognisable fintech brands, GoCompare.

 

Previous category award winners include Welsh pioneers such as power module designer Silvertel, WeBuildBots, investment fintech Wealthify, DevOpsGroup, data analytics leaders AMPLYFI and video game developer Wales Interactive.

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Lee Griffin, founding member of GoCompare said;

“Our goal is to help support the future of tech in the region and help establish Wales as a UK tech hotspot, through attracting and developing the very best talent to drive innovation and excellence in the industry.

Retaining a start-up mentality has been crucial to GoCompare’s growth and success and we’re pleased to be the Sir Michael Moritz Tech Start-up Award Partner celebrating and supporting the ambition and achievements of the Welsh start-up community”.

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Hwyel Ifans, Director of BCC IT and 2018’s Technology Leader of the Year said;


“Winning the Technology Leader of the Year Award last year was a great honour and something people still congratulate me on to this day! As a company that depends heavily on our reputation for growth, being able to reference something with the credibility of the Wales Technology Award, has been invaluable both individually and commercially."

“BCC IT has grown significantly since the awards and I don’t believe that to be entirely coincidental.”

 


About the ESTnet

Formed in 2011, the ESTnet is the voice of the thriving Welsh technology industry, championing the sector both within the UK and internationally. 

The ESTnet is a network which provides a collaborative environment in which people and organisations working in the tech sector can create strong business relationships, exchange knowledge and share ideas and skills.

For more information about The Wales Technology Awards and how to enter click here.