Amherst Chamber of CommerceAmherst Chamber of Commerce

Featured News - Current News - Archived News - News Categories

 

InfoTech Niagara to Host the Twelfth Annual BETA Awards

by Allison Whalen

Organization honors the best and brightest in Western New York's technology community

Thu, Jan 12th 2012 03:44 pm
InfoTech Niagara  [ View Original Article ]

 

Buffalo, NY - InfoTech Niagara will host the BETA Awards on Tuesday, April 3 at the Buffalo Convention Center.

The BETAS honor companies or individuals who exemplify the word technology.  Nominees can include the tech guy/gal at work, a local tech startup, a student, CIO, or really anyone that's making a difference through the use of technology and works in Western New York. Over 400+ technology professionals partake in a trade show, dinner and awards show.

BETA Award categories include:

·         Best Online -For a company or individual who made the best use of web technology resulting in increased business or visibility.

·         Exec of the Year (Lg Company) - Presented to the executive (CEO, CFO, CIO, CTO, etc.) who stands out as having achieved or innovated a significant advance or implementation in technology within his / her organization.  Company size 100+.

·         Exec of the Year (Sm/Med Company) - Presented to the executive (CEO, CFO, CIO, CTO, etc.) who stands out as having achieved or innovated a significant advance or implementation in technology within his / her organization.  Company size 1 - 99.

·         Health IT - Presented to the WNY firm that brings unique and innovative products or services to the medical/health market, showing promise of major economic growth.

·         Rookie of the Year - presented to a new technology organization which has launched in WNY within the past year that shows both growth and the potential to become a leader in their industry.

·         Social Media Award - Presented to the organization that has made the best use of social media within the past year.

·         Student Award - This award recognizes a Western New York college or university student who distinguishes his or herself in technology studies, demonstrates solid academics, and possesses good character.

·         Tech Culture - Recognizes the organization that fosters a positive, encouraging, and productive work environment through the use of technology.

·         Techie Award (Lg Company) - This award is goes to the IT professional responsible for making the technology run smoothly at an organization, on a daily basis. Company size 100+.

·         Techie Award (Sm/Med Company) - Presented to the IT professional responsible for making the technology run smoothly at an organization, on a daily basis. Company size 1 - 99.

InfoTech Niagara is currently looking for nominees from the public in these categories. Nominations can be made at http://www.thebetas.com/content/pages/award-categories. Sponsorships are also sought for the event. Information can be found at http://www.thebetas.com/content/pages/corporate-sponsorships.

Individual tickets and tables can be purchased at the InfoTech Niagara website at http://www.infotechniagara.org/event/100102/the-12th-annual-beta-awards#event_link_tag

More information on the event can be found at the InfoTech Niagara Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/infotechniagara, on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/infotechniagara, and at the BETAS website http://www.thebetas.com/.

InfoTech Niagara is "the" trade association of Western New York's information technology industry. Membership in InfoTech opens the door to a network of hundreds of companies in western NY and thousands of companies across the nation through our national affiliation.

###

Site Powered By Fission Content Management System | Buffalo Website Design & Web Hosting by 360PSG