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Voting is now open for the first-annual Delaware Innovation Awards

Voting is open until Friday, Nov. 13 and the winners will be announced during Delaware Innovation Week.

Celebrate Delaware's strengths. (Photo by Flickr user likeaduck, used under a Creative Commons license. Photo illustration by Mo Manklang)
Find the list of winners here.
We’re excited to announce the nominees for the first-ever Delaware Innovation Awards. You submitted your nominations and the finalists were selected. Now you have until Friday, Nov. 13 to vote for the winners.

Vote now

The winners will be announced on Friday, Nov. 20 at our Delaware Innovation Week closing party, the DIW15 Innovation Celebration. Purchase VIP tickets to attend the pre-reception awards ceremony.

Here are the nominees:

Tech Community Organizer of the Year
Scientist of the Year
  • Rick Birkmeyer
  • Francisco Hernandez
  • Willet Kempton
  • Jim Lee
  • Herve Hoppenot
  • KR Sridhar
Technologist of the Year
  • Joni Trythall
  • Kevin Free
  • Rishi Kahn
  • Steve Roettger
  • John Meyer
  • Tariq Hook
Best Web/Mobile Product of the Year
Design/Dev Firm of the Year
  • The Archer Group
  • The Barn
  • Inclind
  • Squatch
  • First Ascent Design
  • Wilmington Design Co.
Community Group of the Year
  • Start It Up Delaware at the coIN Loft
  • Barrel of Makers
  • Technology Forum of Delaware
  • Delaware Libraries
  • DE Stem Council
  • FAME
Colocation or Incubator Space of the Year
  • Horn Venture Development Center
  • Emerging Enterprise Center at New Castle Chamber of Commerce
  • Game Lab at WilmU
  • 1313 Innovation
  • Beach Desks
Social Media Campaign of the Year
Tech Business of the Year
Tech Startup of the Year
Companies: Technology Forum of Delaware / The Barn / Sovereign Air / Wilmington University / Carvertise / DeliveryCircle / Inclind / Squatch Creative / New Castle County Chamber of Commerce / ILC Dover / Trellist / Archer Group / SevOne / Technical.ly

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