Winners - 2013 Leaders Awards
Winners of the 2013 Leaders Awards
Over 300 people packed the room in County Hall last night 28/11/2013, to hear the winners of the 2013 it@cork Leaders Awards. The awards were set up to recognise Leaders in Technology and Business Innovation in Munster. The event not only provided an opportunity for the tech community to recognise their peers who are driving success in the area, they also provided a platform for technology business leaders to meet in a relaxed celebratory atmosphere.
QUMAS win Research & Innovation Award Category, Kindly sponsored by Enterprise Ireland
QUMAS is the leading provider of regulatory, quality, and compliance management solutions to the Life Sciences industry. Headquartered in Cork since 1994, the company has more than 270 global customer deployments. The QUMAS Compliance Platform is and easy-to-use, collaborative platform that delivers a comprehensive set of capabilities around document and quality management. For more information visit www.qumas.com
Trend Micro win IT Department Award Category, Kindly sponsored by QUMAS:
Trend Micro Incorporated, a global cloud security leader, creates a world safe for exchanging digital information with its Internet content security and threat management solutions for businesses and consumers. A pioneer in server security with over 20 years’ experience, Trend Micro delivers top-ranked client, server and cloud-based security that fits customers’ and partners’ needs, stops new threats faster, and protects data in physical, virtualized and cloud environments.
VMware win Sustained Excellence Award Category, Kindly Sponsored by Berkley Group:
VMware is radically transforming IT with technologies that make your business more agile, efficient and profitable. A pioneer in virtualization and policy-driven automation, VMware simplifies IT complexity across the entire data center. By virtualizing infrastructure—from the data center to the cloud to mobile devices—VMware enables IT to deliver services from any device, anytime, anywhere.
Voxpro win High Growth Company Award Category, Kindly Sponsored by KPMG:
Voxpro is Ireland’s fastest growing and leading international exporter of Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), delivering innovative highly complex technical customer contact solutions to clients in international and domestic markets. Voxpro is best described as the unseen, but critical, link connecting businesses to their clients on a 24-7, 365 days a year basis. Over the past number of years Voxpro has won numerous client contracts while competing against European and US companies in the Business Process Outsourcing space. Today, more than 80% of Voxpro’s turnover originates from companies with headquarters based in the US, making the company a truly international success story.
Trustev win High Potential Start up Award Category, Kindly Sponsored by IBM:
Trustev provide real-time, online identity verification to help online retailers, eliminate online fraud and increase revenues. Their solution protects businesses from the substantial financial fallout of online fraud. In less than 12 months their innovative, low cost, high impact solution has already seen them named Europe's Top Technology Startup for 2013 by the EU Commission as well as Microsoft's Startup Partner of the Year.
Scoil Mhuire Lourdes win Excellence in Education Award Category, Kindly Sponsored by Trend Micro:
Scoil Mhuire Lourdes is an All Boys Catholic Primary School located in Carrigaline, with a current enrolment of 470. Our school is an inclusive school where we are delighted to have among our students boys of many nationalities and creeds. We are fortunate to have a highly dedicated and talented staff who cater for the needs of all our children. We strive to provide a caring environment where our students are safe and happy, and where each pupil will be encouraged to reach his full potential, academically, socially, morally, physically and emotionally.