2016 Tech Awards Winners Announced at TechCelebration: NVTC’s Annual Banquet

Revolution’s Steve Case also honored

TYSONS CORNER, Va. — October 25, 2016 — On Monday, October 24, 2016, the Northern Virginia technology community gathered at TechCelebration, the annual banquet of the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), the largest technology council in the nation. The event featured the presentation of the 2016 NVTC Tech Awards, honoring groundbreaking companies, leaders and innovations in our region's technology community, and the new Veterans Employment Initiative (VEI) Veteran Service Award, recognizing NVTC member companies who have demonstrated a superlative level of engagement with the VEI and support for the Veteran community.

Congratulations to the following winners: Patrocinium Systems, Tech Patent of the Year; Michael B. O’Neil, Jr. of GetWellNetwork and Roger A. Krone of Leidos, Tech Executive of the Year; ScienceLogic, Tech Company of the Year (Under $50 Million in Revenue); Optoro, Tech Company of the Year (Over $50 Million in Revenue); and The MITRE Corporation, VEI Veteran Service Award.

Finalists and winners for the 2016 NVTC Tech Awards and VEI Veteran Service Award:

Tech Patent of the Year
AEGIS.net, Inc.
Fractograf, LLC
Patrocinium Systems (WINNER)
TransVoyant Inc.

Tech Executive of the Year
Kimberley Hayes, The Ambit Group
Roger A. Krone, Leidos (WINNER)
Michael B. O’Neil, Jr., GetWellNetwork (WINNER)
John Sheputis, Infomart Data Centers
Doug Wagoner, SAIC

Tech Company of the Year Under $50 Million in Revenue
Higher Logic
ScienceLogic (WINNER)

Tech Company of the Year Over $50 Million in Revenue
Datapipe Government Solutions
LookingGlass Cyber Solutions
Optoro (WINNER)
Tenable Network Security

VEI Veteran Service Award
The MITRE Corporation (WINNER)

In addition to the Tech Awards, the event also featured Steve Case, chairman and CEO of Revolution, who made remarks in accepting the Pinnacle Award for his outstanding leadership and contributions to the Northern Virginia community.