The 16 judges are: Danny Haikin (Brand Director, Bowers & Wilkins), Tessa Cook (MD of eCommerce, Dyson), Sean Atkins (Digital Director, Future Plus, Future Publishing), Ryan Carson (Entrepreneur, CEO of Treehouse), Tom Bradshaw (Business Editor, The Chronicle), Paul Douglas (Editor, TechRadar), Mike Large (COO, Real World), Charles Grimsdale (Eden Ventures), Greg Ingham (Chairman Media Clash & Creative Bath), Richard Turner (Catalyst Venture Partners), Simon Bond (Bath Ventures Innovation Centre), Rupert Baines (VP Marketing, Picochip), Nick Perrett (Entrepreneur & Mentor), Garry Pratt (Founder, TecahIt), Andrew Carr (Entrepreneur and Organiser of Incubate London/Bristol) and Dave Kelly (MD of Storm Consultancy).
The judges will be scoring all of the nominations in 11 categories and up to three finalists for each category will be revealed in mid March. The winners will be announced and celebrated at the Awards Party, taking place at Komedia on 21st March.
Nominations for The SPARKies will be open as of 2nd February and close on 24th February. Make sure that Bath has great tech success stories to celebrate: get nominating!