"Technology and innovation continue to thrive in New England and our Award winners and special honorees are a true testament to that fact," said Leslie Cushing, Executive Director of MIMC.
Eliyon uses next-generation search technologies to automatically create up-to-date individual profiles of business professionals and companies. Eliyon is the most current and complete source of information on professionals and businesses in the U.S., combining industry-leading proprietary search, content creation and presentation technologies.
"It is an honor for Eliyon to be recognized by MITX with an outstanding group representing the best technology companies in New England," said Gary Halliwell, president of Eliyon Technologies. "Eliyon has enjoyed a tremendous year in 2004, tripling revenue and doubling our workforce after eight consecutive quarters of positive cash flow, and this MITX award is further validation of our product and business model."
The Awards were presented last night at a ceremony at the Four Seasons Hotel attended by 200 of the region's top technology and business professionals. Additional award honorees included Ray Stata, Chairman of Analog Devices for the Lifetime Achievement Award and Dr. Charles Vest, President of MIT for the Innovation Influencer of the Year Award. For a full list of winners go to www.mitx.org/techawards.
The 2004 MITX Technology Awards were sponsored by Bank of America, Nixon Peabody LLP, TD Capital Ventures, Technology Review and The Barbarian Group.
The Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange (MITX), formerly known as MIMC, accelerates business opportunities and professional development for those who seek to create business advantage through the innovative application of technology and services. Serving more than 2,500 members from multiple industries including Internet, interactive marketing, healthcare, financial services and nanotechnology, MITX is the region's premier association for thought leadership, technology trends, building business relationships and professional training and development. MITX also offers its members the chance to promote their companies to targeted audiences through sponsorships, speaking opportunities and networking. MITX is headquartered in Boston. For more information please go to www.mitx.org.