WSA changes name and YAPTA wins award.
The name change reflects the association's growing membership base, which began representing a budding software industry but now serves more than 1,000 businesses and 100,000 employees across a broad range of technology businesses.
The new name was unveiled during the association's 13th annual Industry Achievement Awards in Seattle.
The awards also honored the Bellingham-founded Yapta, Inc. with the Consumer Product of the Year award. Yapta--Your Amazing Personal Travel Assistant helps travelers book flights, get low lares and even receive credits from airlines when prices drop after purchase.
Other award categories include: Breakthrough Technology, Business Product, Service Provider, Technology Innovator, Best Use of Technology in Government, Nonprofit or Education Sector and Technology Leader of Tomorrow.
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|Publication:||Bellingham Business Journal|
|Date:||Mar 1, 2008|
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