Sageworks named “Highest Achieving Enterprise” in 2017 WRAL TechWire Awards
Raleigh, N.C., April 26, 2017 – Sageworks, a financial information company, was named “Highest Achieving Enterprise” at the WRAL TechWire Awards last night. The awards, which were held at Google Fiber’s new Triangle headquarters, recognized North Carolina's top tech executives and businesses.
WRAL TechWire is North Carolina’s leading source of news on the state’s technology and life sciences sectors. For five years, the WRAL TechWire Awards have honored businesses and executives who stand out in the local tech sector. Award categories include Highest Achieving Enterprise, Fastest Growing Startup, Most Noteworthy Enterprise Founders or Investors, and Top Startup Director, among others.
Sageworks was one of three finalists in the Highest Achieving Enterprise category. The company was up against IBM Watson and Bandwidth for the honor.
According to WRAL, more than 100 individuals and companies were nominated by WRAL TechWire readers for the awards. The finalists were selected after a review by the awards committee and the winners were chosen by popular vote.
“We are thrilled about receiving this award from WRAL TechWire,” Sageworks CEO Scott Ogle noted. “The Triangle is full of incredible technology and information businesses, and it’s great to be recognized among such a strong peer group. Winning this honor is certainly a tribute to our incredible team.”
Other winners in this year’s WRAL TechWire Awards include Red Hat, MATI Energy and Bull City Venture Partners. Several individuals, including SAS Founder Jim Goodnight, were recognized as members of TechWire's Hall of Fame. See a full list of winners on WRALTechWire.com.
This honor comes on the heels of another big award achievement by Sageworks. Earlier this month, the company was named “Overall Most Innovative” in Barlow Research’s Monarch Innovation Awards.
Sageworks is a financial information company that provides risk management, financial analysis and business valuation solutions to accounting firms and financial institutions. Visit www.sageworks.com to learn more.