Watch the 2021 GeekWire Awards live! Join us for an epic celebration of innovation
The GeekWire Awards are back!
It’s time to watch the 2021 GeekWire Awards (starting at 4 p.m. PT today) — the biggest celebration of innovation and entrepreneurship in the Pacific Northwest. This year we’ll recognize more than 60 finalists and honorees across 14 categories.
We’re live streaming today’s event from Seattle’s Pacific Science Center with finalists joining us virtually for the live award announcements. Watch for celebrity cameos and entertaining moments throughout the show.
When: 4 p.m. PT on Thursday, May 20.
Non-profit partner: We are excited to introduce a new Award this year, honoring three amazing STEM Educators. To help support STEM education in our community, we are asking attendees to consider a donation to our non-profit partner Pacific Science Center. Donations can be made here.
Social Media: Follow the Awards on social media with #2021GeekWireAwards — see pictures, play trivia, and more!
A big thanks to GeekWire Awards presenting sponsor Wave Business, as well as each of our category sponsors. Check out the finalists in each category and our sponsors in the links below.
Startup of the Year, presented by WestRiver Group
Young Entrepreneur of the Year, presented by First Tech Federal Credit Union
Deal of the Year – IPO and Acquisitions, presented by Wilson Sonsini
Deal of the Year – Funding, presented by Wilson Sonsini
Innovation of the Year, presented by Wave Business
Health Innovation of the Year, presented by Premera
UX Design of the Year, presented by Blink UX
STEM Educator of the Year, presented by DreamBox Learning
Geeks Give Back, presented by BECU
Hardware/Gadget of the Year, presented by ALLtech
Next Tech Titan, presented by BCRA
Workplace of the Year, presented by JLL
Startup CEO of the Year
CEO of the Year, presented by EY
Time to get social at this year’s Awards!
#2021GeekWireAwards: Share pics, red carpet looks, watch parties, and you could be featured in our social feed during the program!
Play-Along Trivia presented by Slalom– look for your chance to win a GeekWire prize pack from your GeekWire Awards knowledge!
#GeekWireFlyestWFH: Think you have the “flyest work from home” space? Show it off by tagging @geekwire and @RealFlyhomes, presented by Flyhomes
#GWGeekiestPet: 2020 was a ruff year, so let’s celebrate the Geekiest Pet of the Year, presented by Tagboard. Share your geeky pet by tagging @geekwire. Vote for your favorite during the show!
#GeekWireTBT: Share your favorite GeekWire Awards Memory from past GeekWire Awards by tagging @geekwire