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The Pittsburgh Technology Council's Tech 50 Awards honors technology innovation in our region. 

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The Pittsburgh Technology Council's Tech 50 Awards honors technology innovation in our region. On Wednesday, November 9, 2022, we will celebrate the most successful and innovative companies in Southwestern Pennsylvania at the 26th annual Tech 50 Awards!

Congratulations to the 2022 Tech 50 Category Finalists:

AI/ML/Robotics

Astrobotic
Locomation
Maven
Near Earth Autonomy
RoadBotics by Michelin
VISIMO

Consumer/Integrative Tech
Creatotech
GNC
NuMoola
PittMoss
Truefit

Cybersecurity
Certes Networks
Ethical Intruder
Timesys

Life Sciences
Behaivior
CytoAgents
KaliVir Immunotherapeutics, Inc.
Smith+Nephew
Tobii Dynavox

Manufacturing - The Kurt J. Lesker III Award for Excellence
Butler Technologies, Inc.
Eaton
Kurt J. Lesker Company

MedTech/Health IT 
ConnectiveRx
Free Market Health
Prodigo Solutions
Rimsys

Non-Profit/Education/Community
ARM (Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing) Institute
Commonwealth Charter Academy (CCA)
Tech Elevator

Solutions Provider - Innovative Tech
Aspinity
CNX Resources Corporation
Lucas Systems Inc.
Mayvue
Optimus Technologies
Rewyndr
RoadRunner Recycling
Smith Micro Software, Inc.
Teledyne FLIR Defense Technologies

Solutions Provider - Services
Aspirant
CivicScience
Data Ideology
Excellerent Technology Solutions, Inc.
Expedient
PGT Trucking, Inc.

Start-Up
Bloomfield Robotics
Confirmed
HIKE2
iM Critical
Outcome Logix
Piper Creative

CEO of the Year
Ellie Gordon, CEO & Founder, Behaivior
David Radin, CEO, Confirmed
Teresa Whalen, CEO, CytoAgents
Orne Bey, Founder & CEO, Excellerent Technology Solutions, Inc.
Helena Chaye, CEO, KaliVir Immunotherapeutics, Inc.
Kurt J. Lesker, IV, President & CEO, Kurt J. Lesker Company
Brian Scott, President & CEO, PittMoss
James Gianoutsos, Founder & CEO, Rimsys

For more information, contact Allison Kaharick, Sr. Director, Major Programs, at akaharick@pghtech.org.

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Meet Bilbo, our Pet of the Week from @HARPSavesLives!

Bilbo was a New Year's present to HARP as he arrived as a stray on December 31st. Bilbo is four years old & could not be more precious & sweet. Come on in to HARP’s East Side location & meet your future furr-ever friend! https://t.co/WS3NSK94im

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Register for our fifth Net Zero & ESG Innovation event on February 21 with our friends from the @Fusion_Industry Association! Join us to discuss applications and opportunities for #fusionenergy in #WesternPA as it relates to ESG and achieving #netzero. https://t.co/OsOCxm7a7R

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Tune in TechVibe Radio this Sunday (2/5) as Mike Embrescia of @CarnegieRobotic details how the team is focused on engineering autonomy and producing the components that power autonomy. Join the fun at 6 AM on 100.1 FM or AM 1020 KDKA. https://t.co/wSxKHpmVlB

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

New Members are invited to join us next Tues., Feb. 7, for a New Member Mixer hosted @ the Tech Council! During this networking event attendees will learn more about membership amenities & get to know our staff/programs! We hope to see you! Register at https://t.co/TJUGZ4jff6 https://t.co/sSJ5ifRzPY

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Gene Leyzarovich founded JetStor nearly 30 years ago with a $5K loan from his parents and an ambition to grab on to what he knew would become a fast-growing industry -- data storage. Listen to his founding story. https://t.co/zbDy2qE6Cn

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Congratulations to our very own @PittsTechAudrey on being part of @CityAndStatePA's Pittsburgh Power 100 with so many incredible leaders! https://t.co/X0raOiCy0k

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Big news for our @Huntington_Bank CEO Series! We have two upcoming events with some incredible featured speakers:

- Friday, February 24: Luis von Ahn, CEO of @duolingo
- Monday, March 27: Greg Williams, CEO of @Acrisure

Learn more and register at https://t.co/x2hdRmMPf1! https://t.co/ctL525h5fD