2021 Shortlist

THE PROLIFIC NORTH TECH AWARDS CELEBRATE THE INCREDIBLE INNOVATION OF THE NORTH'S TECH SECTOR - REWARDING THE ORGANISATIONS, TEAMS AND INDIVIDUALS CONTRIBUTING TO THE REGION'S GROWTH. 

The winners were revealed at the live ceremony at Manchester's Science and Industry Museum on October 21st.

INNOVATION / PROJECT AWARDS 

INNOVATION OF THE YEAR

  • Awaze - Payments Solution Project
  • BankiFi and The Co-operative Bank – transforming how banks respond to the needs of SMEs
  • Everflow Tech - Simple Quoting tool
  • Researchbods - Ex-plor: Platform innovation inspired by a pandemic
  • iCoupon
  • Autocab - ‘Local Cab' in partnership with Uber
  • Peak: The Decision Intelligence Company

BEST HEALTHTECH INNOVATION

  • DSP - Explorer
  • Little Journey
  • Maxwellia - Lovima®

BEST RETAIL INNOVATION

  • iCoupon
  • iParcelBox - smart parcel delivery locker
  • Salesfire - Visually Similar Search

BEST MARTECH INNOVATION

  • Beacon - The Beacon click fraud protection platform
  • BOSCO™ - Digital Marketing Intelligence Platform
  • MarCloud Technologies - Pardot Business Card Scanner
  • Outcider - Stakeholder Mapping
  • Salesfire - Visually Similar Search

BEST EDTECH INNOVATION

  • Alps Education - Alps Summit
  • Cantarus & Youth Sport Trust
  • Northcoders - Northcoders Bootcamp Hybrid Delivery
  • OneFile - Learning Hub
  • Tutorful

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF THE YEAR

  • ​​AND Digital for Lookers
  • Audacia - transforming AESSEAL's legacy systems
  • Awaze Ltd - Payment Solutions
  • Beeta
  • Everflow Tech
  • Peter & Paul for Coventry University Degree Show 2021
  • PZ Cussons
  • Space & Time Technology - Redefining data solutions

APP OF THE YEAR

  • Autocab - Delivery Point
  • Gratuu
  • Modern English & Discovery Education: Discovery Education STEM Augmented Reality
  • Umii

 

TEAM / BUSINESS AWARDS 

SMALL TECH COMPANY OF THE YEAR

  • Card Industry Professionals
  • DeliveryApp
  • Indiespring
  • Oddsphere - Shipster
  • Perform Partners
  • Razor
  • Silverchip
  • XR Games

MEDIUM TECH COMPANY OF THE YEAR

  • Apadmi
  • BigChange
  • DSP - Explorer
  • MPP Global
  • Nimble Approach

LARGE TECH COMPANY OF THE YEAR - SPONSORED BY  Verlingue

  • Awaze
  • Giacom World Networks
  • Infinity Works, part of Accenture
  • Kalibrate Technologies
  • Nexus Vehicle Rental
  • TalkTalk Business

SAAS COMPANY OF THE YEAR - SPONSORED BY  Better Placed

  • Autocab
  • BrightHR
  • Interact
  • Membr
  • Street Group
  • Total Processing
  • Tribepad
  • Voicescape

ECOMMERCE COMPANY OF THE YEAR

  • 9xb eCommerce
  • Supercharged Commerce
  • Visualsoft

TECH START-UP OF THE YEAR

  • Aircards
  • ddroidd
  • Gridfox
  • Mina Digital

TECH TEAM OF THE YEAR

  • Awaze  - Novasol Payments team
  • Everflow Tech
  • Nublue Hosting Team

TECH PR AGENCY OF THE YEAR

  • Fourth Day PR
  • Refresh

CLOUD TECHNOLOGY PROVIDER OF THE YEAR

  • Crimson Macaw
  • DSP - Explorer
  • Giacom World Networks
  • Planisware

TECH FOR GOOD AWARD - SPONSORED BY  Social Tech Communications

  • Alps Education - Alps Summit
  • FreelanceHER 100 - IN4 Group
  • Greystone & HapiPod Collaboration
  • Liverpool 5G Create
  • Mutual Vision
  • Pawprint Eco Companion - design by Verse
  • UK Coaching - Sudden Cardiac Arrest Digital Toolkit

RAPID GROWTH AWARD

  • DSP-Explorer
  • Nimble Approach
  • Northcoders
  • PixelMax

 

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS 

TECH ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR

See this year's nominees for Tech Entrepreneur of the Year and have your say on who should win here.

The winners will be decided by a combination of judges' scoring and the public vote. Voting closes midnight, 8 October 2021.

"WINNING THE INNOVATION AWARD AT THE PROLIFIC NORTH TECH AWARDS 2020 - A TRUE CELEBRATION OF AMAZING TECHNOLOGY IN ALL SORTS OF CATEGORIES - WAS A FANTASTIC ACHIEVEMENT AND REAL RECOGNITION FOR OUR TEAM AND THEIR WORK."

Matt Hunt, Chief Client Officer, Apadmi - 2020 award-winners

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