CHICAGO, Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Label Insight, the market leader for product transparency, was named a finalist for "Best Technology Startup" by Tech in Motion Chicago. The Third Annual Timmy Awards recognize the top workplaces for tech professionals. Finalists were chosen from a field of more than 130 nominees.
"We are honored to be recognized by Tech in Motion as one of the best technology startups in Chicago," said Paul Schaut, chief executive officer for Label Insight. "We were founded with the mission of helping consumers understand what's in the products they use and consume by enabling brands and retailers to easily understand and share their product data. Our team is passionate about our mission and they work together every day to innovate and collaborate to deliver the best possible experience for our customers. This nomination is a testament to our employees who make Label Insight a great place to work."
"The Timmy Awards aim to celebrate the companies and managers that make that technological innovation possible," said Mandy Walker, director of marketing at Tech in Motion and Motion Recruitment Partners. "Since the Timmy Awards were created in 2015, over 400 finalists have been celebrated for creating work environments that enable growth in the technology of various industries."
The local community can vote online through Friday, Sept. 8 to help choose who represents the best of Chicago tech. The winners will be chosen by a panel of expert judges and community votes. Award winners will be announced live at Chicago's Timmy Awards on Thursday, Sept. 21 at 1871 in The Loop district, where members of the Chicago tech community can attend for free and meet the finalists.
About Tech in Motion Events & The Timmy Awards
Tech in Motion is a North American events series that brings local tech community professionals together to connect, learn, and innovate. What started as a collaborative project between IT recruiting firms Jobspring Partners and Workbridge Associates in 2011, grew into an organization of over 85,000 members across 11 chapters in North America including Boston, Dallas, New York, Philadelphia, DC, Chicago, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, LA, Orange County, and Toronto. Please visit for more information about our notable speakers, sponsors and events.
About Label Insight
Label Insight is the market leader for transparency, enabling access to complete and accurate product information for more than 400,000 products, representing 80 percent of the top purchased CPG products in the U.S. The company's product transparency engine powers data driven solutions for brands, retailers, researchers, analytics providers, government agencies and consumer applications by capturing and enhancing data contained on the packaging and labeling of food, pet, and personal care products. Label Insight customers use this data to provide greater transparency to consumers; easily participate in industry and government initiatives, such as SmartLabel; create more connected omni-channel experiences; and maximize category growth potential.
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