The companies were selected because they demonstrated exceptional leadership while developing new technological advancements in their respective industries.
An independent panel of industry expert judges selected winners in 10 award categories:
- Outstanding Private Company CEO: Ladeira Poonian , iBASEt
- Outstanding Public Company CEO: Dean Stoecker, Alteryx
- Outstanding Private Technology Company: Mavenlink
- Outstanding Public Technology: CoreLogic
- Outstanding Emerging Technology Company: Site 1001
- Best Technology Innovation in a Consumer Product: Soft Health Technologies
- Best Technology Innovation in Software: NcompassTrac
- Best Innovation in MedTech / Life Sciences: Bonti
- VC of the Year: Okapi Capital
- Deal of the Year: LKQD
These winners join a long line of previous Orange County innovation success stories stretching back 25 years!
For more details on additional awards, OCTANe's new capital campaign, the LaunchPad SBDC accelerator, and more, visit www.octaneoc.org.