Finalists for The Techies 2020 Revealed

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Shaw & Co, the specialist corporate finance advisory firm, is delighted to be sponsoring the ‘Most Innovative Tech Solution’ category at the forthcoming Techies Awards 2020. Organised by The Business Exchange, the Awards celebrate the innovation and entrepreneurship of Swindon and Wiltshire’s thriving tech community.

Following an extensive judging process, the Techies judging panel, which includes Jim Shaw, shortlisted LED solutions manufacturer INFiLED, automotive solutions provider Synergy Automotive Electronics and mathematics lecturer Joe Morgan as category finalists.

Having attracted entries from technology businesses across Swindon and Wiltshire, the Most Innovative Tech Solution award will be presented to the organisation which, according to Jim, “demonstrates the most innovative use of technology in the region”.

Jim continues: “The Techies, which are now in their third year, are a fantastic showcase for the level of innovation that Wiltshire has to offer. The awards acknowledge the highly innovative businesses and their leaders that operate across the county, and reinforce the region’s reputation for excellence.

“There were many strong contenders for the category and deciding who would make the final shortlist has been no easy task. We very much look forward to joining INFiLED, Synergy Automotive and Joe Morgan, and the finalists for the other categories in November to celebrate everything that is innovative about the region’s tech community.”

The full list of categories for the Techies 2020 is:

Flying the Flag for Swindon & Wiltshire Tech

The Cutting IT Award

Most Innovative Tech Solution

Social Impact Award

Future Tech Superstar Award

Using Tech to Transform Business Award

Tech Team of the Year

Best Tech Support Service

Best Tech Start-up

Driven by Data

Best User Experience

Best Tech Security

The winners will be announced at a virtual ceremony from 7:30pm on Thursday 5 November.

For more information about the Techies 2020, please visit