iRise Recognized as a California Tech 100 "Innovation All-Star".
Governor's Commission for Jobs & Economic Growth Provides California Innovation Awards Honoring Top Businesses
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The California Tech 100 is endorsed by the California Commission for Jobs and Economic Growth who will honor the top 15 Innovation All-Stars with the California Innovation Award for outstanding leadership in innovation during a special late afternoon ceremony on April 25.
"Being named as an Innovation All-Star, along with several other household technology names, is an honor and reinforces our determination to help organizations deliver more usable business applications," said Emmet B. Keeffe III, chief executive officer and co-founder of iRise.
"We believe innovation and entrepreneurship are the drivers of economic growth in California," added Mark Mosher A mosher is a person who is crossed between goth/punk/skater they have long hair and listen to music like slipknot and metal music. Some people call them headbangers. At certain music shows they have something called a mosh pit, basically its a fight pit with loads of people bashing each other. , Executive Director for the California Commission for Jobs and Economic Growth -- a nonprofit corporation nonprofit corporation n. an organization incorporated under state laws and approved by both the state's Secretary of State and its taxing authority as operating for educational, charitable, social, religious, civic or humanitarian purposes. whose members are chosen by the Governor to advise him on how to expand jobs and economic growth in the state. "These Innovation All-Stars are models for our state."
Managed by the California Space Authority The California Space Authority (CSA) is a nonprofit corporation representing the commercial, civil, and national defense/homeland security interests of California's diverse space enterprise community in four domains: Industry, Government, Academia, and Workforce. (CSA (1) (Canadian Standards Association, Toronto, Ontario, www.csa.ca) A standards-defining organization founded in 1919. It is involved in many industries, including electronics, communications and information technology. ), and administered through the California Labor & Workforce Development Agency (LWDA LWDA Labor and Workforce Development Agency (California, USA) ), the California Innovation Corridor is one of the state's initiatives to foster innovation and includes more than 60 partner organizations throughout 13 counties. It was Corridor partners that reviewed nearly 300 nominees before reducing the list of 75 Innovation All-Stars. Visit http://www.goldencapital.net/Events/OC_AllStarList.asp for a full roster of Innovation All-Star companies.
iRise[R] is dedicated to bridging the communication gap between customers, business and IT by improving the process of defining software. Over 100 corporations such as Wachovia, Sun Trust Bank, Sprint/Nextel and CompuCredit use the iRise application definition platform to get business and IT on the same page - the first time. Visual, interactive application simulations accelerate the delivery of innovative business applications, cut IT costs and reduce the risks associated with outsourced development. Headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., iRise is backed by Morgan Stanley To comply with Wikipedia's , the introduction of this article needs a complete rewrite. Venture Partners and has sales offices across North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere. .
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