Tech event series announces top local movers and shakers in tech management and opens public voting
ATLANTA, September 12, 2019 – Tech in Motion has chosen Steve Latham of Banyan Hills Technologies as a finalist for the Best Tech Manager category in this year’s annual Timmy Awards, which recognizes the top workplaces for tech professionals. Winners will be announced at a live ceremony this October, with two awards per category. The local community will crown one Community Favorite by submitting votes here, through September 27th, while an expert panel of judges will determine the Judge’s Choice winner.
“Having innovative finalists year-after-year speaks to the growth of the tech community here, and the event series has the honor of celebrating those leaders of change in each workplace,” says Mandy Walker, Director of Marketing at Motion Recruitment, creator of Tech in Motion. “Each finalist was chosen for exemplifying a ‘Best Tech Manager’ and we’re excited to see who takes home a Timmy.”
The selection criteria for the Best Tech Manager is based on the following:
- Promotes career growth and inspires innovation
- Goes above and beyond to ensure a great team culture
- Employs a clear and communicated vision to produce a great product
“I am honored to be named a finalist for the 2019 Timmy Awards for Best Tech Manager,” Latham said. “This honor is a result of the entire Banyan team and the hard work we’ve done in the last six years as a company. I couldn’t be more proud and thankful.”
With over 20 years of experience, Latham is an Internet of Things expert and strategic technology leader. He founded Banyan Hills Technologies in 2013 and is highly regarded by his peers for his deep industry knowledge across various vertical industry segments. Latham also serves on the board of directors for several businesses and academic institutions providing technical leadership and counsel.
The complete list of 2019 Timmy Awards finalists can be found here. Aside from Best Tech Manager, the other award categories include: Startup, Workplace for Diversity and Work Culture. The Timmys ceremony in October will be free and open to the public, consisting of tech demos, entertainment and networking. If interested in learning more or attending, visit the Timmy Awards or the Timmy Awards event page.
About Tech in Motion Events
Tech in Motion is an international events series that brings local tech community professionals together to connect, learn, and innovate. What started as a collaborative project in 2011 between IT recruiting firms Jobspring Partners and Workbridge Associates, part of the Motion Recruitment network, grew into an organization of over 190,000 members across 12 chapters in North America including Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, New York, Philadelphia, DC, Chicago, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, LA, Orange County and Toronto. Please visit techinmotionevents.com for more information about notable speakers, sponsors and events.
About Banyan Hills Technologies
Banyan Hills Technologies is an Internet of Things (IoT) company and a trusted partner for innovative software solutions. Canopy™ is Banyan’s IoT platform, and the most advanced solution for monitoring and managing any network of connected endpoints like self-service kiosks, digital signs and on-premise control systems. Canopy helps enable automation, decrease costs, increase revenue, enhance security, and leverage data for operators of large networks of unattended devices. Banyan’s highly skilled team helps customers launch, scale and secure successful IoT implementations. Banyan’s deep industry knowledge and strong capabilities in machine learning, transaction management, communication protocols, payments, and predictive analytics help companies realize the full potential of their technology strategies. For more information, visit banyanhills.com.
Erin Farrell Talbot, Banyan Hills Technologies
Tel: (917) 232-9309
Lindsay Lewis, Tech in Motion Events
Tel: (469) 458-9486