NVTC names top tech winners of 2015

The Northern Virginia Technology Council has announced the winners of its 2015 Tech Awards.

In addition to naming winners of a number of different technology categories, NVTC also honored David Rubenstein, co-founder and CEO of The Carlyle Group, with the Pinnacle Award and Peter Jobse, current president and CEO of the Center for Innovative Technology, with the Chairman’s Award.\

The program honors groundbreaking companies and innovative leaders. 

The finalists and winners are:

NVTC Associate Member of the Year

  • Blackstone Counsel
  • Sage Communications
  • Silicon Valley Bank (Winner)

Tech Executive of the Year

  • Marilyn Crouther, HP Enterprise Services (Winner)
  • Lisa Hook, Neustar
  • Neil Siegel, Ph.D., Northrop Grumman Information Systems
  • Barry Barlow, Vencore
  • Rodney Rogers, Virtustream

Innovative Use of Technology

  • Fairfax County Public Schools
  • PFP Cybersecurity
  • Social SafeGuard
  • Virtustream (Winner)
  • XO Communications

Tech Company of the Year Under $50 Million in Revenue

  • Avizia
  • BlackMesh
  • Endgame
  • Optoro (Winner)
  • ThreatConnect

Tech Company of the Year Over $50 Million in Revenue

  • Appian (Winner)
  • Opower
  • ScienceLogic
  • Virtustream

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