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‘Future Belongs To Them’ – Tech Students, Businesses Highlighted At Annual Innovator Awards

The Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance (GWATA) and its partners hosted the 19th Annual Innovator Awards Luncheon yesterday at the Wenatchee Convention Center.

Over 350 people attended, checking out booths by local tech businesses and STEM students showcasing their work advancing technology in North Central Washington. Since 2000, GWATA has recognized over 75 local innovators, with awards in five different categories.…

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Wednesday’s GWATA Luncheon All About Tech-Savy Businesses, Teachers, Students

GWATA will recognize 33 innovators from North Central Washington during the 18th Annual Innovator Awards Luncheon this Wednesday, Sept. 26.

The nominees were submitted by the community for their innovation and accomplishments in entrepreneurship, technology, and education, said Jenny Rojanasthian, GWATA’s Executive Director. She said the luncheon celebrates the drive, passion, and spirit of innovators in the region while inspiring those whose who are just starting their journey.…

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GWATA Innovators Awards To Highlight Local Tech Businesses, Teachers, Students

GWATA will recognize 33 innovators from North Central Washington during the 18th Annual Innovator Awards Luncheon Sept. 26.

The nominees were submitted by the community for their innovation and accomplishments in entrepreneurship, technology, and education, said Ron Brown, GWATA Board President. He said the luncheon celebrates the drive, passion, and spirit of innovators in the region while inspiring those whose who are just starting their journey.…

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GWATA Taking Nominations Til Friday For 2018 Innovator Awards

Do you know an innovative entrepreneur or business in North Central Washington? GWATA, the Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance, is looking for 2018 Innovator Award Nominations. You can help recognize and honor local innovators for their 18th Annual Innovator Awards Luncheon.

GWATA’s Executive Director Jenny Rojanasthien told KOHO they are seeking nominations for five award categories are:
  • Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Innovative Tech Business of the Year 
  • STEM Educator of the Year
  • Future Technology Leader (K-12 Student)
  • Problem Solving Innovator (College Student)

The nomination deadline is this Friday, July 13.

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GWATA Honors Techy Innovators, Educators, Students at Annual Luncheon

Top tech was on display at the Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance’s 2017 Innovator Awards Luncheon yesterday at the Wenatchee Convention Center. GWATA’s Board President Ron Brown swings by the KOHO studio to announce the winners.
Entrepreneur of the Year – Dave Carlson, with Giga Watt, runs a service center in Wenatchee for bitcoin mining.…

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GWATA Announces Keynote Panel for Innovator Awards

The Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance’s 17th annual Innovator Awards are currently taking nominations. The luncheon is March 30, but the nomination deadline is March 1.
GWATA’s Executive Director Jenny Rojanasthien joins Chris Hansen in the KOHO studio to talk about the three entrepreneurs on their keynote panel discussion – Lithic Skis of Peshastin, eqpd of Twisp and CushCore of Bend, Ore. …

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GWATA Taking Nominations for Innovator Awards

Jenny Rojanasthien, Executive Director of the Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance, joins Chris Hansen in the KOHO studio to talk about their annual Innovator Awards. Every year leaders from NCW come together to celebrate, recognize local innovation and learn about new technology. During the Innovator Awards Luncheon, GWATA will present several awards showcasing entrepreneurship, innovation and education.…

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