Finalists announced for TEDCO ICE Awards - Baltimore


Apr. 13, 2015 12:35 pm

Finalists announced for TEDCO ICE Awards

Citelighter, Allovue's Jess Gartner and OpiaTalk's Tom Popomaronis are among the nominees.

The crowd at the 2013 ICE Awards.

(Photo courtesy of TEDCO)

Tech award season rolls on in the Baltimore area next month with TEDCO’s ICE Awards.

Short for Innovation, Corporate Excellence and Entrepreneurship, the ceremony gives the state-backed entrepreneurship organization a chance to recognize standout businesses from its portfolio of more than 300 companies.

“The ICE Awards give us an opportunity to highlight some of the most dynamic companies and entrepreneurs in Maryland’s innovation community, and celebrate their success,” TEDCO President Rob Rosenbaum said in a statement.

This year’s ceremony will be held at 8:30 a.m. on May 21 at the Sheraton Columbia Town Center Hotel in Columbia.

And the nominees are:


  • Analytical Informatics
  • Ahvana Health
  • Vheda Health

Corporate Excellence

  • Citelighter
  • Lookingglass
  • Nexercise


  • Jess Gartner, CEO, Allovue
  • Eddy C. Agbo, CEO, Fyodor Biotechnologies
  • Tom Popomaronis, CEO, OpiaTalk
Stephen Babcock

Stephen Babcock is the lead reporter for Baltimore. A graduate of Northeastern University, he moved to Baltimore following a stint in New Orleans, where he served as managing editor of online news and culture publication NOLA Defender. While there, he also wrote for Times-Picayune. He was previously a reporter for the Rio Grande Sun of Northern New Mexico.


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