10th Tech Crunch Award

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Techcrunch kicks off the year with the 10th Annual TechCrunchies Awards this events is  to recognize startups, Innovation, Invention of the year 2016. The year was full with ups and downs but that didn’t obstruct the mind-flowing technology discoveries.

Chelsea Peretti did a wonderful work as the host of the event also alternated with Jordan Crook. Some awards were given, to whom award was not given “Well-done” for making it that far.

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AWARDS

VC OF THE YEAR

Presented by : Sebastian Thrun, Connie Loizos

Nominees :

Aydin Senkut , Felicis Ventures          (Runner Up)

Kristen Green , Forerunner Ventures          (Winner)

 

BEST APP

Presented by : Marissa Mayer, Sarah  Buhr

Nominees :

Musical.ly    (Runner Up)

Pokemon Go          (Winner)

 

BEST START-UP

Presented by : Matthew Panzarino

Nominees:

Stripe          (Runner Up)

Slack          (Winner)

 

HOT NEW START-UP

Presented by : Roelof Botha, Megan Rose Dickey

Nominees :

Prelude Fertility       (Runner Up)

Otto          (Winner)

 

ANGEL INVESTOR  OF THE  YEAR

Presented by : Cyan Banister, Matt Burns

Nominees :

Troy Carter          (Runner Up)

Naval Ravikant          (Winner)

 

HARDWARE OF THE YEAR

Presented by : Troy Carter, Mike Butcher

Nominees :

Bevel Trimmer          (Runner Up)

Snapchat Spectacles          (Winner)

 

TECHCRUNCH INCLUDE AWARD

Presented by :  Padmasree Warrior

Nominees :

Tony Prophet , Salesforce          (Runner Up)

Project Include          (Winner)

 

FOUNDER OF THE YEAR

Presented by : Dennis Crowley, Jordan Crook

Nominees :

Tristan Walker , Walker & CO.          (Runner Up)

Jeff Lawson , Twilio          (Winner)

 

BEST TECHNOLOGY

Presented by : Sukhinder Singh Cassidy,  Katie Roof

Nominees :

Tesla Solar Roof          (Runner Up)

Crispr- Cas9          (Winner)

 

BEST START-UP VIDEO

Presented by : Justin Kan,   Josh Constine

Nominees :

Slack          (Runner Up)

Snapchat Spectacles          (Winner)

 

SOCIAL IMPACT

Presented by : Jeff Lawson, Anthony Ha

Nominees :

Signal Protocol          (Runner Up)

Kapor Center for Social Impact          (Winner)

 

 

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