Twentyseven Global Congratulates the 12 Winners of the 2013 Silicon Prairie Awards

By Steve Roatch, CEO of Twentyseven Global

Silicon Prairie, a digital media company that highlights entrepreneurs and investors around Omaha, Des Moines and Kansas City, announced the winners for the 2013 Silicon Prairie Awards on Aug. 29.

Steve Roatch, CEO of Twentyseven Global, said, “It was exciting seeing all of these great startups, companies and investors come together to be honored like this. More and more, the Midwest is becoming recognized as a technological and entrepreneurial leader. In Kansas City, tech-related jobs are in high growth, and with such a great network of support for entrepreneurs provided by SparkLabKC, Dream Big America, Pipeline and Silicon Prairie, I can’t wait to see what the future brings.”


According to Silicon Prairie, the awards received hundreds of nominees which were then whittled down to 48 finalists. The 12 winners were announced in August at the 2013 Silicon Prairie Awards show.

See the winners below!

Mobile App of the Year — NCLEX Mastery by Higher Learning Technologies

Service Provider of the Year — Matt Westenburg

Innovation of the Year — NCLEX Mastery by Higher Learning Technologies

Technologist of the Year — Riddhiman Das

Student Entrepreneur of the Year — Joe Dallago & AJ Nelson

Executive of the Year — Nick Bowden

Designer of the Year — Jake Stutzman

Silicon Prairie Ambassador — Steven Chau

Silicon Prairie Champion — Amanda Styron & Andy Stoll

Investor of the Year — Linseed Capital

New Startup of the Year — Higher Learning Technologies

Startup of the Year — EyeVerify

Congratulations to everyone involved! Twentyseven Global looks forward to seeing what exciting businesses, entrepreneurs and investors next year’s awards feature.

Read the full Silicon Prairie article.

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