Following a public call for nominations from the region’s established and emerging innovators, Techalliance of Southwestern Ontario has selected twelve Limitless 2022 finalists through a panel of esteemed adjudicators. The finalists are recognized across four award categories to be awarded on February 9, 2022 at Limitless 2022: A Celebration of Regional Innovation.
This year marks the second annual Limitless awards, a recognition of achievement for founders and entrepreneurs, developed to showcase those who are propelling creative solutions in technology. Limitless 2022 looks to highlight some of Canada’s most promising ventures within our region who are harnessing equitable practices to empower an inclusive and vibrant community.
“The recovery and revitalization of our economy is fueled by game-changers, forth-comers, breakthroughs, and scale up’s. Cultivating an opportunity to give deserved recognition to world-class innovators at Limitless again has ignited a flurry of support and success within our region,” says Cristina Fox, Chief Executive Officer of Techalliance of Southwestern Ontario., “These finalists have shown the integrity and ingenuity of our regional innovation economy, and we are eager to celebrate those accelerating change innovation, and disruption.”
The 3 finalists in each category represent this year’s top innovators in technology. The awards and finalists in each category are as follows:
The Breakthrough Award recognizes a company who has brought a novel, impactful solution to the market, demonstrating a breakthrough solution with significant realized or potential market impact.
- Refuel Mobile
The Gamechanger Award recognizes a company whose culture is paramount to the success of their business, accelerating growth and profitability while creating positive impact by going above and beyond to move the needle on equity, diversity, and inclusion.
- Canada Life
- ESupply Canada
The Scaleup Award recognizes a technology-powered company that has realized substantial growth over the last 12 months through leadership, market impact, and innovation.
- Motif Labs
The Forthcomer Award recognizes a trailblazing young professional, 29 years of age and under, with an innovative solution or business to celebrate the next generation of big thinkers, dreamers, and go-getters.
- Farzin Habib Pour, Cyber Legends
- Dollar Luo, RollUP Solutions Inc.
- Shawn Miller, SizeWize
Beginning today, public voting is open for The People’s Choice Award, where one of the twelve finalists will be selected via popular vote, with voting open until January 12, 2022. The winning finalists will be announced at Limitless 2022 on February 9, 2022, starting at 5:30 PM.
Limitless 2022 is made possible by sponsorship from integral regional partners – MNP LLP, Lenovo, TD Ferrara Wealth Advisory Group, and Pierre L. Morissette Institute for Entrepreneurship at Ivey Business School. Each committed to continuing to amplify the successes of our region to foster innovation, their contributions will enable this experience to further uplift and energize audiences in Elgin, Huron, Lambton, Middlesex, and Oxford counties.
Tickets are available at techalliance.ca/limitless.