Northern Virginia Technology Council | Press Room | NVTC Annual Banquet to Feature Senator John McCain and the NVTC Tech Awards

November 28, 2017

NVTC Annual Banquet to Feature Senator John McCain and the NVTC Tech Awards

Dec. 11 event is an annual celebration of the technology community

November 28, 2017 – NVTC today announced that this year’s TechCelebration: NVTC’s Annual Banquet will be held on December 11 at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner. The event will feature Senator John McCain and the announcement of the winners of the 2017 Tech Awards and the 2017 Veteran Service Award.

Sen. McCain will make remarks in accepting the Pinnacle Award for his extraordinary leadership and service to our country. In addition, NVTC will announce the winners of the 2017 NVTC Tech Awards, an awards program honoring influential leaders and innovative companies in our region's technology community, and the 2017 NVTC Veterans Employment Initiative (VEI) Veteran Service Award, sponsored by and, which recognizes an NVTC company that has demonstrated a superlative level of engagement with the VEI and support to the Veteran and military communities.

Congratulations to the following finalists:

Tech Patent of the Year
Deque Systems
The MITRE Corporation

Tech Executive of the Year
Matt Calkins, Appian
Tom Davidson, EVERFI
Kim Hayes, The Ambit Group
Larry Prior, CSRA
Grant Verstandig, Rally Health

Tech Company of the Year Over $50 Million in Revenue
Excella Consulting
GuidePoint Security

Tech Company of the Year Under $50 Million in Revenue
Mobile Posse
REAN Cloud

VEI Veteran Service Award:
CACI International Inc
IntelliDyne, LLC
Micron Technology

Dec. 11, 2017

5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Registration and Networking
6:45 – 9:15 p.m. Dinner and Program

The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner
1700 Tysons Blvd
McLean, Va. 22102