Following two years of virtual events, award winners will be announced during an in-person gala at the JW Marriott on Saturday, April 23, 2022
INDIANAPOLIS, February 16, 2022 – LiftBridge CXO LLC is honored to announce its selection as a nominee for TechPoint Mira Awards by TechPoint, the nonprofit, industry-led growth initiative for Indiana’s technology ecosystem, which today announced the nominees for its 23rd annual Mira Awards program presented by Salesforce. The Mira Awards are the state’s largest, best known and most prestigious technology awards, and the annual gala celebrates the “The Best of Tech in Indiana.” The last time it was held in person, all 1,400 gala tickets were sold out six weeks before the event.
LiftBridge CXO is a nominee in the Service Partner of the Year category, which recognizes the year’s best service provider delivering remarkable, impactful service to clients— external or internal. A complete list of the nominees competing for the state’s top technology honors in the 2022 Mira Awards is available at techpoint.org/mira.
The nominees include individuals, community organizations, investors, educators, entrepreneurs and tech employers with remarkable achievements in the prior year. In aggregate, the 76 company nominees that provided data, employ more than 52,000 people in the state of Indiana and represent nearly $23 billion in annual revenue (excluding Salesforce).
“We are thrilled to be part of this elite group honoring ‘the best of Tech in Indiana’ and also delighted to see many of our clients in the nominee lists,” said Ashley Vukovits, managing director of LiftBridge CXO.
Also represented are newly launched startups and fast-growing scale-ups with tech solutions targeting industries ranging from healthcare, transportation and logistics, security and law enforcement, business intelligence and operations, construction, agriculture, education and human resources.
“The Mira Awards gala is not only the biggest tech event in the state, it’s also the barometer of Indiana’s tech industry growth, strength and dynamism,” said Mike Langellier, president and CEO of TechPoint. “The robustness of this year’s class of nominees bodes well for our tech community’s future, and we’re excited to finally, hopefully, celebrate together in person after two years of remote galas during the pandemic.”
Nominees were selected by 52 independent judges who evaluated and ranked the applications. In early March, nominees will present their cases and be interviewed by judging panels, after which the judges will deliberate and select the winners. Judges include company founders, CEOs and presidents, CTOs, CIOs and other community leaders and subject matter experts.
In addition to the 12 adjudicated categories, two special industry recognition awards—the TechPoint Trailblazer Award and the TechPoint Foundation for Youth Bridge Builder Award—are selected by the TechPoint and TechPoint Foundation for Youth boards of directors. Both awards are announced prior to the Mira Awards gala in April.
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About LiftBridge CXO
At LiftBridge CXO, we provide on-demand CFO and related services to lift growing tech companies to the next level, bridging the gap between where they are now and where they want to go, all at a lower cost than hiring a full-time expert. Our passion is helping early stage and growth technology companies enjoy rapid results and face less risk of costly missteps. Companies working with LiftBridge CXO benefit from the senior level experience with no long-term commitment. For more information, https://www.liftbridgecxo.com/