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Business Innovation Awards 2016

Congratulations to the winners of the 7th annual Business Innovation Awards!

We received entries from companies across California, Arizona, Nevada and Utah looking to expand to the UK, showcase their innovations, or benefit from the transatlantic link.

A prestigious invite-only awards gala will take place in Los Angeles, California at the glamorous InterContinental Hotel Century City on Wednesday, 27 April 2016.

Why apply

Why apply

Why are the awards being held? Who can enter? What are the five categories? What are the prizes?

Click here to find out more.

Judges

Judges

Find out more about the experts who will be judging applications.

View their profiles here.

Prizes

Prizes

Prizes include awards recognizing excellence in innovation, a chance to win a business development dinner worth up to $8,000, and an all-expenses paid business development trip to the UK worth over $10,000.

Springboard Award

Springboard Award

Congratulations to Kin Community, 2016 Business Innovation Awards winner of the Springboard Award!

"Kin Community is a global business built on global platforms. We look forward to expanding to the UK, which is a key strategic market for Kin. We are thrilled to win the Springboard Award and are grateful for the British Consulate's continued help and support."

Michael Wayne, Co-Founder & CEO, Kin Community

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Best of British Award
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Best of British Award

Congratulations to Squawka, the 2016 Business Innovation Awards winner for Best of Britain & Northern Ireland!

"We are honoured to have won this award and being recognised for our work outside of the UK will have a positive and lasting effect on our business. The companies that are building truly sustainable futures are those constantly investing in innovation on a global scale - that's why having awards such as these are so important."

Sanjit Atwal, Co-Founder & CEO, Squawka

Innovation in Technology Award

Innovation in Technology Award

Congratulations to Drawbridge, the 2016 Business Innovation Awards winner for Technology!

"We're delighted to be recognized by such a prestigious international organization for our innovative technology. Drawbridge is truly building disruptive solutions that help brands and enterprises deliver more personalized customer experiences on the Internet. It's always great feedback that you're part of something special when you win awards, whether it's for growth, technology, or innovation."

Brian Ferrario, VP Marketing, Drawbridge

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Innovation in Services Award
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Innovation in Services Award

Congratulations to ScoreStream, the 2016 Business Innovation Awards winner for Business Services!

"It was an honor for ScoreStream to participate in the UKTI Business Innovations Awards. We've enjoyed considerable traction in the United States and believe the UK is our next logical market. The Business Innovation Awards have provided ScoreStream with immediate access and awareness that might otherwise have taken years. With the support of the UKTI, we hope to expand our operations to the UK as quickly as possible."

John Smeltzer, President & CEO, ScoreStream

Innovation in Social Impact Award

Innovation in Social Impact Award

Congratulations to Playmob the 2016 Business Innovation Awards winner for Social Impact!         

"We are delighted to win the Business Innovation Social Impact award in LA! The award will give us great recognition in the US, a market which is really important for us. And the category is also such an important one as we raise the profile of 'business for good'."

Jude Ower, Founder & CEO, Playmob

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