SOMERSET, N.J., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Technology came alive at the
Garden State Convention Center last week when the New Jersey Technology
Council (NJTC) brought together almost 70 companies from the life sciences,
IT, energy/environment, communications and entertainment sectors at its 2006
New Jersey Venture Conference.
Winners of the Best in Show Awards were announced after a day-long
conference which brought together entrepreneurs looking to show off their
exciting technologies and investors who were looking for the next great deal.
New Jersey Venture Conference Awards went to:
Best Communications Company - Li Creative Technologies, Inc.
Most Innovative Product/Service Company - Nano-Ditech Corporation
Best Life Sciences Company - Nexgen Spine, Inc.
Best Healthcare Company - NeuroTrax
Best Information Technology Company - RightAnswers, LLC
Best Communications/Electronics Company - Instantstream, Inc.
Best Advanced Materials/Nanotechnology Company - TreadStone Technologies
Best Emerging Technology Company - Membrane Assays, Inc
Most Socially Responsive Company - ClassLink Technologies LLC
Best Early Stage Company - Syringex Medical, Inc.
Best Biotechnology Company - RheoGene
Best Management Team - Sereniti Inc.
Company Most Likely to Go Public - Xylos Corporation
People's Choice - Modern Mass Media
VCs' Choice - Juvent, Inc.
Company Most Likely to Succeed - Rogar Studios, Inc.
"These are the companies to watch in 2006," said Maxine Ballen, president
of the NJTC. "This year's Venture Conference attracted some of the most
exciting companies we've seen in years as well as an incredibly impressive
collection of the region's most prestigious investors."
The NJTC, the state's premier membership organization dedicated to
supporting technology companies, hosts myriad financing conferences each year.
NJTC Bootcamp is set for May 24 in Princeton. Visit http://www.njtc.org for
information about this conference, NJTC membership and the NJTC calendar of
SOURCE New Jersey Technology Council