The Timmy Awards by Tech in Motion is an awards ceremony recognizing some of the best places for tech professionals to work in San Francisco. While many tech awards are given to brilliant individuals and their technological advancements, the Timmy Awards aim to recognize those who employ those technologists, the companies and managers supporting and driving the innovation. And we want YOU to weigh in.
Nominate the San Francisco tech companies and managers you know deserve recognition, vote for the finalists, and spread the word. Make sure to save the date so you can attend the award ceremony to cheer on our winners! Winning organizations and individuals will be crowned in each category below at the Timmy Awards Ceremony this September.
2017 Award Categories:
• Best Tech Work Culture
• Best Tech Manager
• Best Tech Startup
• Best Tech Workplace for Diversity
We will kick off the evening with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, music, and product demos from some of the best companies in San Francisco tech! The award ceremony will take place mid-evening to reveal the runners up & winners in all 2017 award categories. A celebration will follow exulting the best and the brightest in tech; especially our Timmy’s finalists and recipients! What a little more information? Who can attend? How will the nomination process run in 2017? Take a look at our blog: The 2017 Timmy Awards: What to Expect. Looking to get your company involved? Send our organizers a message with more information.
2017 TIMMY AWARD JUDGES:
Chuck Tsung-Han Lee | Vice President/Co-Founder at Construct Studio
Chuck is the VP/Co-Founder of Construct Studio, an entrepreneur and the Editor-in-Chief of the VR/AR Mandarin community “????Virtual Reality”. Originally from Taiwan, Chuck studied Computer Science, then chose to move to the United States to pursue more creative research, eventually moving into the field of Virtual Reality development at Carnegie Mellon University. Outgoing and creative, Chuck had served as Project Lead for Project Hypnos and Gotan, leading the projects and handling communications and research. He was also the Product Intern at Wevr, assisting the team to develop, design and test Wevr’s VR platform.
Chuck is now the VP/Co-Founder of Construct Studio. Construct Studio is known for their award-winning interactive VR narrative The Price of Freedom which got featured in Sundance Film Festival, runner-up of Best Narrative VR at Unity Vision Summit and runner-up of Best VR Game at Brazil Indie Game Festival. Now, Construct Studio is focusing on Vera, the template-based content creation toolkit that empowers storytellers, filmmakers, artists and developers to bring content directly into VR without even having to write a line of code.
Inna Semenyuk | Founder of InnavationLabs Marketing Consultancy and SnapchatDaily.com
Inna is a marketing strategist and a Founder of InnavationLabs marketing consultancy and SnapchatDaily.com, a Techmeme for all things Snapchat-for-business, based in San Francisco. She worked with Facebook, eBay, Skype, NBC Universal, Starbucks, Calm meditation app, Data By The Bay, DeveloperWeek and many others others. She's a Singularity University ambassador and one of the founding members of SingularityU San Francisco Chapter.
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