Startup of the year The year's most exceptional startup

Entrepreneur of the Year The year's most remarkable entrepreneur

VC Firm of the Year The most outstanding venture capital firm this year

Angel Investor of the Year The most impressive angel investor this year

Employer of the Year The year's most highly regarded employer

New Startup A groundbreaking startup, founded in 2016

Social Impact The year's most impactful startup

Hardware Breakout hardware product of the year

Technology Innovation Most innovative technology solution or product

Enterprise Transformation Big companies making big changes

Mobile App The top mobile app experience

Past Winners

Mallorie Brodie  & Lauren Lake

2015 Entrepreneur of the Year
Mallorie Brodie & Lauren Lake, Bridgit

Stewart Butterfield

2014 Entrepreneur of the Year
Stewart Butterfield, Slack

Tobias Lütke

2013 Entrepreneur of the Year
Tobias Lütke, Shopify

Ryan Holmes

2012 Entrepreneur of the Year
Ryan Holmes, Hootsuite

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