NJTC Announces 2006 New Jersey Venture Conference Winners

Apr 03, 2006, 01:00 ET from New Jersey Technology Council

    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