Entrepreneur of the Year Application Open for Entries

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We are now accepting applications for the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Any founder or senior level manager of a New Hampshire business who has successfully organized, developed, or managed a high technology concept into a commercial product or service is encouraged to apply for the award.

For the past 28 years, this prestigious event has promoted high tech business developments and honored New Hampshire’s leading technology entrepreneurs by calling attention to their successes. The application and full entry requirements are available at nhhtc.org.

“The Council is committed to supporting the local tech sector and to celebrating New Hampshire innovators, leaders and their entrepreneurial pursuits that grow our state’s economy,” said Matt Cookson, executive director for the Council. “There are a number of tech-leaders here in our state who have extraordinary accomplishments. We are eager to see this year’s pool of applicants and to celebrate entrepreneurship and recognize our 2016 entrepreneur of the year at this marquee event.”

The winner will be announced at the Council’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award event on Tuesday, June 7 at Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester. A premiere evening for startup founders, the annual event attracts more than 250 leaders of tech-based companies, established business professionals, students and members of the high tech community. Attendees will enjoy great company, networking, and a celebration of New Hampshire’s entrepreneurial landscape.

Sponsors for the event include: FairPoint Communications; Nanocomp Technologies; Dyn; Autodesk; Cook, Little, Rosenblatt & Manson; Baker, Newman & Noyes; UNH Manchester; Newforma; and TD Bank.