The first “GCVA Recognizes” ceremony will be at TEDxCincinnati’s 2016 Main Stage Event during its Innovation Alley. Innovation Alley is a hands-on exhibit for all attendees before the main stage event which include speakers and performances. Innovation Alley and happy hour will begin 5:00 pm till the beginning of the main stage on June 16, 2016.
Nominate the #StartupCincy’s best in the following categories as you’ve experienced them. Click on the following links below:
Most Inspiring CEO – A CEO who is continuing to push the limits of his/her company, making real traction not just just PR noise, and is an inspiration to other entrepreneurs.
Best Up and Coming Investor – Nomination is for someone actively investing in early stage companies in the region, that is well known throughout the community and doing big things! Must be someone who is making waves in the investment scene and has been in Cincinnati no more than 10 years.
Best Pivot – Which company most effectively took real market data and shifted their technology to fit a customer base that immediately began buying its products/services.
Best Mentor – The best startup mentor person is simply “great”. They are a coach, cheerleader, enforcer, and teammate that is helps their team(s) achieve success.
Biggest Technology Leap – Technology is changing the world. This category is all about technology that seems to defy understanding and will be the future once the world catches up.
Open nominations close on May 23rd; final voting will begin on May 25th and will close June 10th.