VICTORIA, BC, June 1, 2005 - The Vancouver Island Advanced Technology Centre (VIATeC) announced today the finalists for the VIATeC 2005 Technology Awards.
The twelve awards celebrate the accomplishments of BC's fastest-growing technology region, and recognise companies, individuals and technologies demonstrating excellence, innovation and commitment to the technology community. Since their inception four years ago, the VIATeC Technology Awards have gained the reputation as the mark of distinction for outstanding leadership, innovation and technological excellence within Vancouver Island's diverse technology community.
The 2005 VIATeC Technology Awards will be held on June 28 at the Victoria Conference Centre.
Executive of the Year
Sponsored by Borden Ladner Gervais
Recognises an individual who has had a significant impact on the success of an organisation as a direct result of their leadership.
Award recipient: Art Aylesworth, Carmanah Technologies Inc.