Friday October 13, 2017 0 comments
GOLDEN -- Colorado Cleantech Industries Association (CCIA) today named 11 finalists for its eighth annual "Colorado Cleantech Awards Celebration," honoring leadership in advancing cleantech job creation, corporate growth, individual effort and innovation.
Winners will be announced Oct. 25 at the Colorado Cleantech Awards Celebration in Boulder.
CCIA said company finalists were selected based on their ability to impact the clean technology marketplace, successful fundraising efforts, ability to scale technology, and statewide job creation impact.
Individuals were selected for their commitment to expanding Colorado's cleantech ecosystem and their devotion to the growth of their respective organizations, CCIA said.
"Each year, the Colorado community comes together to honor the outstanding achievements of the state's cleantech industry,” said Shelly Curtiss, CCIA’s interim director.
“We are consistently overwhelmed with the caliber of companies and individuals nominated for these awards. It is an honor to recognize those in our cleantech industry who are devoted to advancing clean technology while expanding Colorado's cleantech industry footprint."
The 2017 Colorado Cleantech Leadership Awards Finalists are:
HIGH IMPACT CLEANTECH COMPANY
AES Distributed Energy
Enbala Power Networks
BREAKOUT CLEANTECH COMPANY
South River Aquaponics
EMERGING CLEANTECH COMPANY
CLEANTECH INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR
Blake Jones, Clean Energy Credit Union
Dustin Smith, SolarTAC
Tony Wibbeler, Bolder Industries
The awards event will be held from 5 – 8:30 p.m. at Rayback Collective in Boulder.
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