Tech Titans Awards Gala recognizes Richardson individuals, businesses for technological innovation

The Tech Titans Gala recognizes businesses and individuals for technological innovation.

The Tech Titans Gala recognizes businesses and individuals for technological innovation.

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Various Richardson businesses and entrepreneurs were honored at the Tech Titans Awards Gala held Friday, Aug. 24 at the Renaissance Dallas Hotel in Plano.

According to a press release, Tech Titans is the largest technology trade organization in Texas. Its annual gala seeks to recognize "individuals currently transforming the high-tech industry and giving companies a competitive edge," including students, teachers, individual employees and executives.

The gala also honors small and large businesses paving the way for technological innovation.

“We are honored to highlight such impressive companies, individuals and organizations that lay the foundation for future growth and progress," Bill Sproull, president and CEO of Tech Titans, said in a press release. "The gala both showcases new talent and demonstrates our partnership with the top technology firms in North Texas."

Richardson businesses and individuals took home five of the 15 awards presented, while another four were named finalists.

Finalists included:

  • Fujitsu Network CommunicationsFujitsu Network Communications - Corporate Innovation Award

  • Anthony Goonetilleke with Amdocs- Corporate CTO [Chief Technology Officer] Award

  • Patrick Antaki with Evergaze Technology LLC- Technology Inventor Award

  • Connect-Inspire-Guide Women in Technology Program at The University of Texas at Dallas-  Tech Titans of the Future University Level Award

Winners included:

  • Vanessa Ogle with Enseo- Emerging Company CEO Award

  • Raul Saini with Zyvex Labs- Technology Inventor Award

  • Bryan Chambers with The University of Texas at Dallas- Investment Catalyst Award

  • Bill Warren with Reflect Systems- Community Hero Award

  • Steve Winn with RealPage- Corporate CEO Award

By Olivia Lueckemeyer
Olivia Lueckemeyer graduated in 2013 from Loyola University New Orleans with a degree in journalism. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2016 as reporter for the Southwest Austin edition before her promotion to editor in March 2017. In July 2018 she returned home to the Dallas area and became editor of the Richardson edition.


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