Announcing the Nominees for the 6th Annual NEVY Awards
On May 9, the New England Venture Capital Association (NEVCA) is holding their annual award show, the NEVY Awards at the House of Blues in Boston. 2018 marks the sixth installment of the awards show, and the NEVYs are going with a "Stah Wahs" (pronounced with a strong Boston accent) theme this year, calling the show, “Episode VI: Return of the NEVYs.” You can read our full preview for the event right here. Use our code: VENTUREFIZZ for a 15% discount when purchasing tickets.
The NEVCA just announced their nominees for the award show, which includes a number of companies and investors across the complete New England both the life sciences and tech ecosystems.
Here is the full list:
Technology award categories and nominees include:
Cybersecurity Company of the Year: Veracode, Recorded Future, Threat Stack, Edgewise Networks, Black Duck, GreatHorn Inc.
Company of the Year in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Blockchain Technology: TellusLabs, Feature Labs, Inc., RapidMiner, Circle, Siacoin, Kensho
Consumer Company of the Year: Blink Security Camera, CarGurus, Embark, M.Gemi, Lovepop, EverQuote Inc., Drizly
Company of the Year in Robotics, Hardware, and Transportation Technology: nuTonomy, Casa Systems, Desktop Metal, Humatics, Soft Robotics, Inc., Vesper
SaaS/Software Company of the Year: CloudHealth Technologies, DRIFT, iSee AI, Tive Inc., mabl, Forge.AI, Inc., Catalant Technologies Inc.
Company of the Year in CleanTech and Energy: CIMCON Lighting, Form Energy, Inc., Loci Controls, XL: Fleet Electrification, Ionic Materials
Healthcare & Life Sciences award categories and nominees include:
Revolutionary New Therapeutic or Platform Startup: AVROBIO, Arrakis Therapeutics, Homology Medicines, Obsidian Therapeutics, Inc., Generation Bio
Deal/Exit of the Year for a Therapeutic or Platform Company: IFM Therapeutics, resTORbio, Inc., Rhythm Pharmaceuticals, Kala Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Arvinas
MedTech Company of the Year: Vapotherm, Fractyl Laboratories, Inc., Hyalex Orthopaedics, Inc., PathAI, Augmenix
Healthcare IT Company of the Year: Devoted Health, Buoy, Medically Home Group, OM1, Pear Therapeutics, Eliza
Inaugural Patient Impact Award: Alnylam Pharmaceuticals and Agios
Fund of the Year nominees include: Accomplice, Canaan, Flybridge, Oak HC/FT