Are you doing clever things with tech?

By Anita Jaynes on 26 January, 2020

If you’re a Wiltshire-based firm doing exciting and innovative work with technology, why not get recognised by entering the Techies, Swindon & Wiltshire’s annual IT and Technology Awards.

Now in its third year, the award scheme is a Business Exchange initiative supported by headline sponsor, the Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership and award category sponsors; Britannia Quickmove, Elm Workspace, Purple Lime, Shaw & Co and Thrings.

Purple Lime is a new sponsor for 2020. The company offers a fresh approach to accountancy, using the latest tech to empower business owners and directors with real time business data, helping them make informed business decisions putting them in control. Having won Tech Team of the Year at the inaugural Techies Awards in 2018, Purple Lime wanted to help shine the light on other organisations embracing the power of technology.

Angela Ashworth, Director of Purple Lime, said, “Purple Lime is proud to be sponsoring The Techies Driven by Data award 2020. It’s great to support other like-minded companies in the region that love the power of technology.”

The Award Categories are:

1. Flying the Flag for Swindon & Wiltshire – Sponsored by the Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership

2. Best Tech Support Service

3. Future Tech Superstar

4. Social Impact Award

5. Best Tech Security

6. Best Tech Start-up – New for 2020

7. Most Innovative Tech Solution – Sponsored by Shaw & Co

8. Best User Experience

9. Using Tech to Transform Business – Sponsored by Elm Workspace

10. Driven by Data – Sponsored by Purple Lime

11. The Cutting IT Award Sponsored by Britannia Quickmove

12. Tech Team of the Year – Sponsored by Thrings

Businesses can enter the Techies online by visiting:

The awards are only open to businesses in Swindon & Wiltshire. Read the full competition rules and eligibility online by visiting the entry section of the Techies website. Entries are open until midnight on Friday 3rd April, 2020.

If you’re interested in finding out more about the awards including sponsorship opportunities email: