CROWDCOMFORT NAMED A START-UP TO WATCH FINALIST FOR
18TH ANNUAL TECHNOLOGY LEADERSHIP AWARDS

July 17, 2015, Cambridge, Mass. —CrowdComfort has been named a finalist in the Start-up to Watch category for the 2015 Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) Technology Leadership Awards. CrowdComfort’s SaaS-based communications platform empowers building and facility occupants to file geo-located reports with photo evidence on comfort, maintenance, and safety issues in a matter of seconds.

MassTLC unveiled the finalists for the 18th annual awards on July 15th during a cocktail reception hosted at the Microsoft NERD Center. Attended by hundreds of executives, technologists, investors, media, analysts and other members of the Massachusetts innovation ecosystem, this year’s award nominees represent the best of the region’s tech industry in 16 categories. A complete list of finalists appears on the MassTLC site [http://masstlcawards.org/finalists/ ].

“Our congratulations to CrowdComfort and to all of the 18th annual MassTLC Leadership Awards finalists. Each one is an example of the executive leadership, business acumen and technological innovation fueling Massachusetts’ economy and an example of the breadth and depth of talent in our region,” said Tom Hopcroft, president and CEO of Mass Technology Leadership Council.

“We are honored to be selected as a finalist for the Start-up to Watch category by MassTLC. Being selected is a testament to our dedicated team, supportive customers and committed partners. We are proud to be part of Massachusett’s active and supportive tech community. We look forward to continuing our commitment to innovation and excellence,” said Eric Graham, CEO of CrowdComfort.

Finalists were selected from hundreds of nominations, as judged by panels of executives, investors, analysts, media and thought leaders in each of the 16 categories who participated in the selection process. The pool of finalists will be further narrowed during the coming weeks. Winners will be announced on Wednesday, September 16, at the MassTLC Leadership Awards Gala at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston. More details, advance registration and sponsorship information are available at [http://masstlcawards.org/].

Award categories for the 2015 Technology Leadership Awards include: CEO of the Year, CTO of the Year, Emerging Executive of the Year, Private Company of the Year, Public Company of the Year, Start-up to Watch, Innovative Technology of the Year – Big Data, Innovative Technology of the Year – Cloud, Innovative Technology of the Year – Education Technology, Innovative Technology of the Year – Healthcare and Life Sciences, Innovative Technology of the Year – Internet of Things, Innovative Technology of the Year – Mobile Applications, Innovative Technology of the Year – Mobile Technology, Innovative Technology of the Year – Robotics, Innovative Technology of the Year – Sales & Marketing, Innovative Technology of the Year – Security.

The 2015 Technology Leadership Award are sponsored by (Platinum) Aericon, Heidrick and Struggles, Invest Hong Kong, Invest Northern Ireland, Marsh & McLennan Agency, Microsoft, PwC, Skyscope, (Gold) Century Link , ChenPR, Cisco, kSquare Law, Raytheon.
About The Mass Technology Leadership Council, Inc.
With more than 550 member companies, the Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) is the region’s leading technology association and the premier network for tech executives, entrepreneurs, investors and policy leaders. MassTLC’s purpose is to accelerate innovation by connecting people from across the technology landscape, providing access to industry-leading content and ideas and offering a platform for visibility for member companies and their interests. More at www.masstlc.org

About CrowdComfort
Based in Boston, CrowdComfort crowdsources occupant and building information to improve efficiency and service levels for a wide range of facility management functions. With our SaaS-based communication platform, building and facility occupants can file geo-located reports with photo evidence on comfort, maintenance, and safety issues in a matter of seconds. Our application streamlines incident reporting, preventative maintenance checklists and analytical reporting, saving facility management teams time and money.

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