Marking the third edition this year, TechAlliance of Southwestern Ontario has selected 12 finalists for Limitless 2023 awards through a panel of esteemed adjudicators. This comes after an open public call for nominations across four different award categories from the region’s boldest, brightest and emerging innovators.
Limitless 2023: A Celebration of Regional Innovation highlights a year of unprecedented growth, huge strides forward and a rapidly scaling tech sector. Recognizing the achievements of founders and entrepreneurs who bring creative solutions in technology, the awards acknowledge and celebrate the ones driving innovation, cultivating progressive work environments, and empowering a vibrant community.
“Fueling Canada’s economy are innovators, change-makers and trailblazers who are propelling economic growth through the power of tech and innovation. As the Regional Innovation Center for Southwestern Ontario, recognizing entrepreneurs that are creating an impact, through Limitless, helps us further empower world-class ventures and encourage success in the region. The finalists for this year reflect the grit, persistence and integrity that exists within this ecosystem, and we are eager to celebrate those accelerating change and growth,” says Christina Fox, Chief Executive Officer at TechAlliance of Southwestern Ontario.
The 3 finalists in each category represent this year’s top innovators in technology. The awards and finalists in each category are as follows:
The Breakthrough Award recognizes a company who has brought a novel, impactful solution to the market, demonstrating a breakthrough solution with significant realized or potential market impact.
The Gamechanger Award recognizes a company whose culture is paramount to the success of their business, accelerating growth and profitability while creating positive impact by going above and beyond to move the needle on equity, diversity, and inclusion.
The Scaleup Award recognizes a technology-powered company that has realized substantial growth over the last 12 months through leadership, market impact, and innovation.
The Forthcomer Award recognizes a trailblazing young professional, 29 years of age and under, with an innovative solution or business to celebrate the next generation of big thinkers, dreamers, and go-getters.
Starting today, public voting is open for The People’s Choice Award, where one of the twelve finalists will be selected via popular vote. Voting is open until January 10, 2023, and the winning finalists will be announced at Limitless 2023 on February 8, 2023, at The Factory, 100 Kellogg Lane, London starting at 5:30 PM.
Limitless 2023 is made possible by sponsorship from integral regional partners – MNP LLP, Lenovo, Robertson Hall Insurance, Morissette Institute for Entrepreneurship – Ivey Business School at Western University, Fanshawe School of Information Technology, Lambton College and Start.ca. Each amplifying the successes of our region to foster innovation, their contributions will enable this experience to further uplift and energize audiences in Elgin, Huron, Lambton, Middlesex, and Oxford counties.
Tickets are available at techalliance.ca/limitless.