EventVue Inc, a leading provider of online community tools for conferences, announced today that it has won Colorado's Technology Association CSIA 2008 APEX Award for Rookie of The Year. This award is given to the most promising Colorado technology company in operation for 18 months or less. EventVue was recognized for its initiative in driving innovation in the conference and events industry.
"We're honored that CSIA has recognized our work to make conferences more valuable by helping attendees network before and after the conference," said Rob Johnson, EventVue Co-Founder. "EventVue offers conference organizers the tools to transform their conference into a community and engage and grow their attendees."
CSIA is the largest and most influential association in Colorado for the IT industry. Since the program's inception in 2000, CSIA's APEX Awards have expressed well-deserved recognition for the numerous technology company success stories and technical advancements produced in Colorado. Presented in twelve categories, the awards celebrate outstanding leadership, support, unique innovations, and noteworthy community contributions on the part of the people and companies operating within Colorado's IT industry.
Founded in 2007 and based in Boulder CO, EventVue (eventvue.com) provides social networking communities for conferences and events. EventVue communities enhance conference attendee interaction and communication by enabling attendees to easily interact and create lasting professional relationships. Conference organizers benefit from adding EventVue communities through enhanced attendee retention and integrated marketing opportunities.
CSIA is the leader on behalf of the information technology industry in Colorado, providing connections, insight, advocacy, and competitive edge programs and services to help technology companies succeed and prosper. Since 1994, CSIA has been involved in legislative issues and public policy to represent the information technology industry in Colorado, and has provided a number of annual programs, events and connections to support business success. The organization's strategic mission includes work with the educational/academia community to increase the number and quality of students in math, science and technology. And, CSIA, is a proud founding member of the Advance Colorado Center and the only Colorado IT association in the national CRITA consortium of IT associations cross North America.