CEG Tech Awards 2019 Recap

Jul 1st, 2019

Last Thursday, at Rivers Casino Resort, several companies and leaders in the region attended the Center for Economic Growth (CEG)'s 23rd annual technology awards. The awards honor innovative and inspiring companies and individuals who help build the capital region.

Huge congratulations to Jahnel Group, Mobius Labs’ FirstDrops, Passport for Good, Auto/Mate, Dr. Gary Patton from GlobalFoundries, Annmarie Lanesey from AlbanyCanCode, Richard Frederick from Eastern New York Angels, and our own president, Susan Lundberg.

The event began with a networking session that included the winners of the award, great cocktails, and even a makeshift toilet! 100s of leaders in the community mixed and mingled, making new connections and honoring the winners. Two complimentary drink tickets and a great atmosphere made meeting new people an easy and enjoyable experience. 

Looking to get more involved with the CEG, visit www.ceg.org for more local events and networking opportunities. Congratulations again to all of this years' winners. Wishing you lots of success in the future as we work together to build an even better Capital Region. Below is a short description of each of the winners so you can learn more.

Jahnel Group

Whatever you need, Jahnel Group has the expertise and experience to help you improve your software systems and development processes.

Passport for Good

A simple, secure and robust student engagement platform that provides individuals and schools with new data highlighting their positive impact.

Auto/Mate

The DMS “Designed By Car People For Car People.” 

Dr. Gary Patton from GlobalFoundries

Dr. Gary Patton is the Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Design Enablement and Worldwide Research and Development at GlobalFoundries. He is responsible for GF’s semiconductor technology R&D roadmap, operations, and execution.

Annmarie Lanesey from AlbanyCanCode

Serial entrepreneur, front end developer, Agile project manager and artist, Founder Annmarie Lanesey operates on the conviction that industry, commerce, and human creativity thrive best where economic and cultural barriers to human development are addressed directly. 

Richard Frederick from Eastern New York Angels

Mr. Frederick has over 40 years of business experience as an entrepreneur, venture capitalist and mentor. He's help start over 150 companies in the past 20 years. He has taught college and is often called upon to be a guest lecturer and speaker on topics that include funding start up companies, commercializing new technologies, successful marketing strategies and other topics related to launching and growing early stage companies.

Mobius Labs’ FirstDrops™

Reduce hotel operating costs and improve your hotel’s ratings by detecting leaky toilets before your guest does.

Susan Lundberg

New York Tech Loop president; Our focus is promoting our existing vibrant software community and attracting new talent to the area.


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