Tech Trailblazers Awards Winners 2021 Award Categories Posted by Rosalind | 09/12/2021 The Tech Trailblazers Awards announced the 2021 Tech Trailblazers at its inaugural virtual awards ceremony last night. Members of the high-profile judging panel joined the online celebration to reveal the newest cohort of winners across the 16 different categories and the regional awards. As the first independent global awards program dedicated to the enterprise technology startup ecosystem, the Tech Trailblazers Awards recognises and rewards leading startups, innovations and individuals from around the globe. The 2021 enterprise category winners and runners-up are: Female CxO Trailblazer Winner: Katherine Frost, ORO Planner, USA Runners-up: Alice Chang, CEO & Founder, Perfect Corp. @YouCamApps, USA Andrea Manning, CEO & Co-Founder, Cyberpie, @andrea_data, Ireland Male CxO Trailblazer Winner: Antony Yousefian, Bx Technologies Limited, @BxEarth, UK Runners-up: Adam Rimmer, CEO, Floodflash, @FloodFlash_Ins, UK James Campbell, CEO & Co-Founder, Cado Security, @CadoSecurity, UK Diversity Trailblazers Winner: AppSec Phoenix, @appsecphoenix, UK Runners-up: JupiterOne, @jupiterone, USA Firestarter Trailblazers: Winner: LifeHash, @Lifehash_, USA Runners-up: AppSec Phoenix, @appsecphoenix, UK Cyberpie, @CyberPieApp, Ireland Propine, @PropineGlobal, Singapore Investment Trailblazers: Winner: Sapphire Ventures, @SapphireVC, USA Runners-up: Mighty Capital, @MightyCapital, USA The 2021 technology category winners and runners-up are: Artificial Intelligence Trailblazers: Winner: Deeplite, @Deepliteai, Canada Runners-up: Kneron, USA StrikeReady, @strike_ready, USA Big Data Trailblazers: Winner: Era Software, @Era, USA Runners-up: Rockset, @RocksetCloud, USA Varada, @varadaio, Israel Blockchain Trailblazers: Winner: EQIFI, @eqifi_finance, British Virgin Islands Runners-up: Gospel Technology, @gospel_tech, UK Telos, @HelloTelos, USA Cloud Trailblazers: Winner: Stacklet, Inc., @stackletio, USA Runners-up: Fungible, @fungible_inc, USA Morpheus Data, @MorpheusData, USA Containers Trailblazers: Winner: Buoyant, @buoyantio, USA Runners-up: Rafay Systems, @rafaysystemsinc, USA Styra, @styrainc, USA Developer Trailblazers: Winner: TENNER Limited, UK Runners-up: Ambassador Labs, @ambassadorlabs, USA Solo.io, @soloio_inc, USA FinTech Trailblazers: Winner: Propine, @PropineGlobal, Singapore Runners-up: Divido, @divido, UK Earnest, @MeetEarnest, USA IoT Trailblazers: Winner: FloodFlash, @FloodFlashIns, UK Runners-up: HighByte, @HighByteInc, USA Radix IoT, @RadixIot, USA Networking Trailblazers: Winner: Prosimo, @Prosimo_io, USA Runners-up: DriveNets, @drivenets, Israel Wyebot, @Wyebot_inc, USA Security Trailblazers: Winner: Security Trailblazers: Salt Security, @SaltSecurity, USA Runners-up: Beyond Identity, @beyondidentity, USA BlackFog, @blackfogprivacy, USA Kasada, @kasada_io, Australia Ordr, @ordrofthings, USA Storage Trailblazers: Winner: Lightbits Labs, @lightbitslabs, USA Runners-up: Fungible, @fungible_inc, USA Pliops, @PliopsLtd, USA The 2021 Regional Cup winners are: Hopper Cup (for The Americas): Beyond Identity, @beyondidentity, USA Kesavan Cup (for Asia Pacific): Propine, @PropineGlobal, Singapore Turing Cup (for EMEA): TENNER Limited, UK Rose Ross, Chief Trailblazer and Founder of The Tech Trailblazers Awards said; “Congratulations to our 2021 Tech Trailblazers! Our 10th edition has been the most popular year for entries yet, so your place in the Tech Trailblazers hall of fame has been well and truly earned! We’ll be keeping an eye on how these innovations continue to blaze a trail in 2022, and I eagerly await the #TechOnFire winners podcast discussions soon!” Shortlists for each category are chosen by the panel of leading IT industry experts, and winners are identified by a combination of judging panel opinions and a public vote. Winners of the regional Hopper (Americas), Kesavan (Asia Pacific) and Turing (EMEA) awards have been determined by the highest number public of votes in each region. Key dates for your diary: Entries for the 2022 Tech Trailblazers Awards will open in Summer 2022. For more information, visit www.techtrailblazers.com, follow @techtrailblaze, or listen to the #OnFire podcasts.