The Tech 50 Awards gala event is only a few weeks away so be sure to learn a little bit about each finalist beforehand. Below, are brief descriptions of finalists in the Life Sciences of the Year category. More information on each finalist can be found by navigating to each company’s website. Look for a preview of each Tech 50 category on TechBurgher every other business day until the event on November 1.
BRUNNER is an innovatively-driven creative agency committed to working smarter to get faster results for its clients. Leveraging a technology-driven, hybrid
approach to brand enhancement and client engagement, BRUNNER is one of the leading new media agencies in the region.
Mizrahi is a creative marketing communications firm that delivers game-changing ideas in communications strategy, brand development, design and interactive media. Illustrating its commitment to new technology and approaches to marketing, 75 percent of the firm’s revenue involves interactive media.
Schell Games is a full-service game design and development company specializing in creating innovative, interactive experiences. The studio’s experience is not restricted to just PCs either, as Schell Games has several projects in the works for Web-based gaming platforms, including Facebook, iPad, iPhone and Android titles.
Songwhale is an interactive media company that enables brands to reach consumers across multiple touch points including text message, mobile payment processing, web (mobile sites, device optimization, social media) and direct response. The new media
innovator has doubled in size every year since its founding in 2007, and now has offices in Pittsburgh, Minneapolis, China and Indonesia.
TrueFit is a leading innovation firm that helps startups and large companies bring new technology products to market. In 2011, TrueFit grew by more than 25 percent, hiring nine employees, and built mobile applications for a number of clients, including the Pittsburgh Technology Council, Matrix and Snap Retail.
Z Brand Group is a full-service advertising, branding , graphic design, new media, social marketing and public relations firm. Z Brand is a 100 percent woman-owned business supporting some of the region’s largest businesses, including Federated Investors, Duquesne Light and Peoples Natural Gas.