NCET /RGJ Awards – Acceptance Speech Videos and Event Photos

The 2016 NCET / RGJ Awards Dinner once again provided an evening of inspiration and information as dozens of Northern Nevada’s technology and business leaders shared insights about their companies, their activities — and themselves.

Check out the winner’s acceptance speeches, and lots of photos of the winners and attendees.

NCET Tech Awards . . . celebrate the Northern Nevada individuals and companies who have greatly enhanced the growth and prestige of our technology community.

PC Doctor – NCET Tech Company of the Year
Onstream – NCET Software Company of the Year
Renown Health – NCET Technology Hall of Fame
Ryan Cullens / Zero 8 – NCET Tech Startup / CEO of the Year
Tim Duvall – NCET Technologist of the Year
Robert C. Sidford – NCET Educator of the Year
Jesse Anderson – NCET Educator of the Year
Edward Estipona – NCET Tech Advocate – Creative Services
Lauren Klein – NCET Tech Advocate – Ecosystems Awards
Kathleen Drakulich – NCET Tech Advocate – Professional Services
David Garcia – NCET Tech Advocate – Professional Services
Peter Laxalt – NCET Rising Star – Creative Services
Meghan Pescio – NCET Rising Star – Professional Services
Tim Collins – NCET Rising Star – Technology Services

RGJ Business of the Year Awards . . . recognize outstanding leaders at all levels of business, from small to large companies.

HIDEit Mounts – RGJ Small Company of the Year
DSSP – RGJ Medium Company of the Year
ITS Logistics – RGJ Large Company of the Year

EDAWN Awards . . . recognize the resources that have played an integral part in contributing to the growth of our community.

Kathie Priebe – EDAWN Angel Investor Advocate of the Year
Kevin Lyons – EDAWN Startup Community Leader of the Year
Estella Hunt – EDAWN Entrepreneurial Educator of the Year
Rick Shaff – EDAWN Summit VMS Mentor of the Year
Brianna Bullentini & Bernie Carter – EDAWN Downtown Visionaries of the Year
Elizabeth Loun – EDAWN Workforce Catalyst of the Year


Videos courtesy of Frank Haxton – Digiman Studio

Photography courtesy of Caroline McDermaid – The Abbi Agency