April 27th, 2013
Renaissance Waverly Hotel
2450 Galleria Pkwy, Atlanta, Georgia 30339
Firm Deadline Midnight EST - Wednesday April 10th.
Please nominate your favorite entrepreneurs and companies for TiE Global's Atlanta, Tampa and the Carolinas Annual Awards to be presented during TiECON Southeast, held on April 27, 2013 at the Renaissance Waverly in Cobb Galleria, in Atlanta.
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A special award to recognize and motivate Students who have shown entrepreneurial vision. The nominated person should have been a student during the 2011/2012 academic years.
An up-and-coming founder of a high growth company who has demonstrated great potential and the characteristics of highly successful entrepreneurs. A rising star for all to watch.
A person within a large corporation who takes responsibility for turning an idea into a finished product, service or solution through risk-taking and innovation.
An extraordinary liquidity or financing transaction of a business founded by an Atlanta-area entrepreneur. The award is given to an entrepreneur who has founded and developed a company with excellence in industry innovation, management, and financial accomplishment.
An entrepreneur who has accomplished extraordinary success and has demonstrated high commitment to the entrepreneurial community. An individual who is truly "Living the Dream and Giving it Back."
This award will recognize an exceptional Angel Investor with documented investments in 2012. The Angel of the Year has a history of companies that have successfully raised an A round and/or that are profitable. Mentorship provided to the start-up company at large shall be considered. Overall number of investments and the size of investments will be considered.
This award will recognize an extraordinary corporate formed VC with an active fund. The VC does not need to be based in the TiECON SE region, however, total deployed capital in TiECON SE region in 2012 will be considered. The VC of the Year has an industry focus and a history of companies receiving additional funding rounds and/or that are profitable. The VC must have experience being an entrepreneur (not just an investment banking background).
You may apply to more than one category.