Northern Virginia Technology Council Announces the 2020 NVTC Tech 100 Honorees
PRESS RELEASE / December 17, 2020
McLean, Virginia (December 17, 2020) - Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), the membership and trade association for the Northern Virginia technology community, today announced the 2020 NVTC Tech 100, a list of groundbreaking companies, leaders and innovators within the Greater Washington region’s technology community.
“While this year has presented numerous challenges to every organization and individual, it is encouraging to see so many of the area’s tech companies and executives remain resilient and committed to the health and wellbeing of their employees, the success of their companies, and industry advancement. This is a great time of year to celebrate the NVTC Tech 100 honorees and the positive impact they have made in our region.” said Jennifer Taylor, NVTC president and CEO.
This year’s program attracted nearly 200 nominations that were carefully reviewed and considered by a panel of independent judges including Joel Kallett, Managing Director of Clearsight Advisors; Sam Maness, Managing Director of Defense and Government Services Investment Banking at Raymond James & Associates, Inc.; and Jean Stack, Managing Director Global Technology and Services team and Co-Head of Government Services Investment Banking practice at Baird. The final NVTC Tech100 Award list comprises 100 tech companies and 26 executives, each consistently demonstrating dedication, vision and innovation.
“As we work to recover from this health and economic crisis, we need to be looking to the future and seeking ways to increase Virginia’s participation in new and ground-breaking industries – especially the tech field,” said U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA). “As a former tech entrepreneur, I applaud these innovative leaders and companies for their drive and vision, and for all that they bring to the Commonwealth. I also commend the Northern Virginia Technology Council for its constant support of the region's technology community.”
Winners were celebrated at the annual NVTC Tech 100 Celebration, held virtually this year due to COVID-19. CALIBRE was honored as a Tech 100 Company, and Richard Pineda, CALIBRE President & CEO, was recognized as a Tech 100 Executive.
About the Northern Virginia Technology Council
The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is the trade association representing the Northern Virginia technology community. As one of the nation's largest technology councils, NVTC serves companies from all sectors of the industry, from small businesses and startups to Fortune 100 technology companies, as well as service providers, academic institutions, foreign embassies, nonprofit organizations and government agencies. More than 500 member companies make up the NVTC membership and look to the organization as a resource for networking and educational opportunities, peer-to-peer communities, policy advocacy, industry promotion, fostering of strategic relationships, and branding of the region as a major global technology center. Learn more at www.nvtc.org
CALIBRE is an employee-owned management consulting and digital transformation company supporting government and industry. CALIBRE delivers enduring solutions that solve management, technology, and program challenges in the areas of enterprise information management; facility and land management; finance, logistics, and cost management; and training and education.
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