Ticketmaster, Darktrace, Barclays and glh Hotels were among the big winners at The Techies 2016 last night, the inaugural edition of the awards to celebrate innovation, disruption and entrepreneurship across the UK technology scene. [See also: The Techies 2016 photos and highlights - Images from The Techies celebration in London]
Scooping four awards including best place for developers to work, rock star developer, innovative team in financial services and The Techies 2016 Grand Prix award, Ticketmaster was honoured for its culture of support and development, as well as its commitment to change, driven from the bottom of the organisation upwards.
Customer project collaboration and team awards went to Natural Resources Wales, glh.Hotels, WAE, Dimension Data, Tradeshift, ClearScore and Nu Skin, while Ravn, Darktrace, ZeroLight, Secure Trading, and Mubaloo collected product gongs.
Barclays received with The Techies 2016 gong for best incubator with its Rise accelerator, while Orange Bus and Progress won web and mobile development prizes.
The Techies 2016 winners
Innovative product, public sector
Innovative project, public sector
Innovative team, public sector
Natural Resources Wales
Innovative product, travel & leisure
Innovative project, travel & leisure
Innovative product, financial services
Innovative team, public financial services
Innovative product, retail
Website of the year
Progress - telerik.com
Best place for developers to work
Web development house
Rock star developer
Nicolo Taddei, Ticketmaster
Mobile development house
Prototype, supported by Progress
The Techies 2016 Grand Prix award