OSTEC Silicon Vineyard finalists announced

The Silicon Vineyard Innovation Awards acknowledge excellence in innovation among individuals and organizations from the Okanagan’s science and technology sectors – from Salmon Arm in the North to Osoyoos in the south. Here are the finalists:

Innovator of the Year

  • Sharon Barnes, RFind Systems Inc.
  • Carl Flatman, Technology Brewing Corporation

Science and Technology Community Leadership Award

  • Peter Haubrich, Okanagan Research Innovation Centre
  • Vern Nielson

Most Promising Emerging Technology of the Year

  • Vineyard Networks
  • VeriCorder Technology Inc.
  • Element Four Technologies Inc.

Innovative Organization of the Year

  • RFind Systems
  • Element Four Technologies Inc.

Winners will be announced at the Awards Gala on March 12th at teh Coast Capri Hotel in Kelowna.