This year's crop of nominees for Pittsburgh Technology Council's Tech 50 Awards will have a chance to show gala attendees not only who they are, but what they do.
Finalists will showcase their company's work and mission during the Tech 50 Showcase of Innovation, which will take place before the awards gala at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown on Nov. 1. The council will also recognize its 30-year anniversary with a review of what's happened in the region's tech sector over the course of three decades.
The council announced the finalists for this year's Tech 50 Awards Monday at its South Oakland office. The event was streamed live through Monroeville-based online teleconferencing company Concert-Oh. The finalists are:
Advanced Manufacturing: Calgon Carbon Corp., Conspec Controls Inc., Industrial Scientific Corp. and Matric
Innovator: Aquion Energy Inc., Bayer MaterialScience LLC, CombineNet Inc, Epiphany Solar Water Systems LLC, kWantera, Liquid X Printed Metals, Metis Secure Solutions, nanoGriptech Inc., Netronome, PPG Industries Inc. Architectural Coatings, RE2 Inc. and Seegrid
Life Sciences: Circadiance LLC, Complexa Inc., Foundation Radiology Group. invivodata Inc., McKesson Automation Inc., Net Health Systems Inc., Quantum OPS and Rinovum Women's Health
New Media: Brunner, Mizrahi Inc., Schell Games LLC, Songwhale, TrueFit and Z Brand Group
Solution Provider: AEC Group Inc., Computer Aid Inc., Confluence, Data Science Automation Inc., Eaton Corp., Industrial Testing Laboratory Services LLC, Newton Consulting LLC, Regulatory & Quality Solutions LLC, SDLC Partners and Summa Technologies
Start-up: Allpoint Systems, Branding Brand, Para-Coat Technologies Inc. (Vapor Armor), Rhiza, SnapRetail and Wombat Security Technologies Inc.
Tech Titan: Ansaldo STS USA Inc., ANSYS Inc., Concurrent Technologies Corp. and TeleTracking Technologies, Inc.
CEO of the Year: Audrey Dunning, Summa Technologies; William Lambert, MSA; Justin McElhattan, Industrial Scientific Corp.; Paul Musselman, Carnegie Speech; and Scott Pearson, Aquion Energy
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