​It’s been a fantastic week alongside the winners of the Great Tech Awards, with the 6 delegate winners enjoying a full week of bespoke business development in the UK. Run by UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) and the British Consulate General New York the awards are designed to help innovative US technology companies expand their businesses into the UK.

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The US category winners*, selected from 120 companies, have explored the London tech scene and met with investors, property agents, mentors and government official as well as attending the Innovate Conference in London.

 

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Our CEO Melina Jacovou and MD James Webb offered insight on London as the top global spot for talent as well as advice on how to scale your business internationally, alongside representatives from UKTI, Blick Rothenberg and TaylorWessing.

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“I am pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 GREAT Tech Awards, and to celebrate the strong US-UK ties in the technology sector,” said Lord Livingston, UK Minister of State for Trade & Investment. “These awards are designed to make it as easy as possible for the best and brightest American tech companies to make international growth a reality by locating in the UK. There is no better place for US tech companies to use as a base to expand internationally, and we are eager to welcome more US firms to experience our world-class business environment.”

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*education, Admittedly; finance, SeedInvest; health, CytoSorbents Corporation; Internet of Things, Critical Mention; lifestyle, TodayTix; media, SeamlessDocs; Best of British, ustwo.Award sponsors: British Airways, Corinthia Hotel London, Merck | Business Development Partners: Blick Rothenberg, Propel, Second Home, and Taylor Wessing. All Photos © Gavin Conlan