The shortlist of our West Midlands Tech Awards 2021 can be revealed.
The annual award ceremony, which took an enforced hiatus last year because of the coronavirus pandemic, will celebrate the region’s top tech and digital companies, entrepreneurs and rising stars across a broad range of different categories (see full shortlist below).
This year’s awards is being run by BirminghamLive and CoventryLive in association with BusinessLive and we are delighted to welcome BT as headline sponsor.
The event will be held at the ICC in Birmingham on Monday November 15 – click through here to secure your ticket for the event
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This year, we will be handing out nine different awards including three separate categories for businesses at different stages of their journeys.
There is also a new prize for collaboration which will recognise an outstanding tech project or initiative between multiple parties.
Ash Roots, managing director for incubation in the digital unit at our headline sponsor BT, said: “Huge congratulations to all those who have been shortlisted in this year’s West Midlands Tech Awards.
“The standard of entries was very high and we’re delighted to be headline sponsor for these awards which shine a light on the great and good that has been achieved in the technology space in this region over the past year.
“We now look forward to the awards event next month when the winners of the categories will be announced.”
The 2021 shortlist is:
Digital Start Up of the Year
Digital Development Team of the Year
Delta Financial Systems
Innovation in Education Award, sponsored by Delta Financial Systems
Announced on the evening
Young Tech Talent of the Year, sponsored by Wise
Ronan Hynes, Voilo
Charles Keane, Delta Financial Systems
John Sewell, Cosimo.Art
West Midlands Woman in Tech Award, sponsored by BT
Manisha Kaur, Infor
Melissa Snover, Nourished
Alison Stocker, Delta Financial Systems
Scale Up Business of the Year, sponsored by Enreach
Global Challenger Business of the Year, sponsored by Opportuni AI
Tech Collaboration of the Year