Saturday, October 06, 2007

MITX Awards Finalists, Part 1

The Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange (MITX) has announced the finalists for the 2007 MITX Awards. This 12th annual initiative recognizes excellence in the creation of interactive technologies designed, produced, or developed in New England.

Finalists were announced in two awards categories:

  • Part 1 reviews the General Categories finalists
  • Part 2 reviews the BIMA Categories finalists

General Categories

General Categories represents Web projects in 17 industry categories, as well as, two special categories of applied technology and rich media application.

Of The Finalists listed below, Web professionals should definitely check out Website Grader, a finalist in the Rich Media Application category. This free Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Tool measures the marketing effectiveness of a website. The application provides an overall score along with basic advice on how the website can be improved from a marketing perspective.

Web designers and developers can review The Finalists below to identify award-winning techniques and trends.

The Finalists

Applied Technology


Consumer Goods

Corporate Training and Support

Education and Learning

Educational Institution


Financial Services


Health and Fitness

Human Resources

Kids, 'Tweens & Teens


Online Commerce

Professional Services

Real Estate

Rich Media Application (RIA)

Social Computing


Travel, Tourism, and Hospitality

Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on Thursday, November 8.