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2016 Hot Ticket Awards

An NVTC Signature Event

June 23, 2016

6:30 p.m. Registration Begins
6:30 - 9:00 p.m. Hot Ticket Awards Party and Awards Ceremony

Weather Update:
Hot Tickets is on and will be moved indoors if there is severe weather at event time.

We are looking for the hottest technology companies in the greater Washington region! If you are headquartered in the Greater Washington Region and are a technology company, these awards are for you. For more than 10 years, the NVTC Hot Ticket Awards have recognized the efforts of entrepreneurial companies in the Greater Washington region's tech community who have exhibited great vision, the ability to implement and deliver, innovative management approach or star-quality charisma! Over the years, some of the region's hottest companies have been nominees, finalists and winners. Past winners include: Agilex Technologies, BroadSoft, Clarabridge, CustomInk, GlobalLogic, KitCheck, Opower, Optoro, ScienceLogic, Sonatype, Virtustream, Zoomdata.

Taking place in June 23, 2016 at NVTC President and CEO Bobbie Kilberg's home, the 2016 NVTC Hot Ticket Awards will combine the hottest companies and unbeatable networking of past years with an exciting new element! For the first time, the awards will incorporate an online voting in 4 new categories. Companies in these categories will submit a video of their innovation and you will get to vote on it! We have partnered with The Washington Post to highlight the innovations and technologies that the Greater Washington region has to offer.

Categories for the 2016 NVTC Hot Ticket Awards are:

  • Hottest Cybersecurity and Safety Innovation
  • Hottest Big Data and Analytics Innovation
  • Hottest Health IT and Wearables innovation
  • Hottest Consumer and Enterprise Innovation
  • Hottest Company Culture
  • Hottest Startup
  • Hottest Exit

Categories with the online voting component are as follows:

  • Hottest Cybersecurity and Safety Innovation
  • Hottest Big Data and Analytics Innovation
  • Hottest Health IT and Wearables Innovation
  • Hottest Consumer and Enterprise Innovation


  • AddThis
  • Agnik
  • Alexys Corporation
  • Aperiomics
  • Assured Enterprises, Inc.
  • Atomicorp
  • Avizia
  • benel Solutions LLC
  • B-Line Medical
  • BlueTreeDigital
  • Canvas
  • cove
  • Cyber Timez
  • Cynet Systems Inc
  • Devensoft
  • DSFederal, Inc.
  • Ellucian
  • Endgame
  • Entigence Corporation
  • FiscalNote
  • Framebridge
  • GreenTec-USA
  • GuidePoint Security LLC
  • immixGroup, Inc.
  • Infosys Public Services
  • Ingenicomm, Inc.
  • Intact Technology
  • KEYW Corporation
  • Kitchology
  • Learning Tree International
  • LifeFuels
  • Linked Senior
  • LiveSafe
  • LookingGlass Cyber Solutions
  • Mapbox
  • MetiStream Incorporated
  • mHelpDesk
  • Nxtbook Media, LLC
  • Optoro
  • Ostendio
  • ParkMyCloud, Inc.
  • PhishMe
  • Qore Performance
  • root9B LLC
  • SAPNS2
  • Savi
  • ScienceLogic
  • Snagajob
  • Social SafeGuard
  • Social Tables
  • Starfish Retention Solutions
  • SurfWatch Labs
  • Syncurity
  • TalkLocal
  • Telos
  • Terbium Labs
  • ThreatConnect
  • ThreatQuotient
  • Triumfant
  • TriVision Creative
  • Vidsys
  • Vorbeck Materials, Corp.
  • WeddingWire
  • Whereoware
  • WiserTogether
  • Xometry
  • Zoomdata, Inc.
  • Zoomph Inc


Smoking Hot Sponsors: BDO USA; General Dynamics Information Technology
Hottest Big Data and Analytics Innovation Award Sponsor: LiveSafe
Hottest Company Culture Award Sponsor: Wells Fargo
Hottest Startup Sponsor: Knobbe Martens
Steaming Hot Sponsors: AHT Insurance; Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP;
NeoSystems Corp; Silverline Communications
Drink Cup Sponsor: RagingWire Data Centers
Creative Marketing and Media Production Sponsor: TriVision Studios

For more information about sponsorships for this event, click here.

NVTC President & CEO Bobbie Kilberg's residence
Private Location
McLean, VA

Member: $ 125.00
General Audience: $ 150.00

Walk-in Prices:
Member: $ 135.00
General Audience: $ 160.00

Walk-ins will be accepted on a space-available basis.

Attire for this event is SUMMER CASUAL.


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