2011 Golden Bridge Awards Winners

3rd Annual 2011 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards

Business Awards Winners

People – Management, Professionals and Teams

Executive of the Year
Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook

Entrepreneur or Founder Of The Year
Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn

Outstanding Executive Of The Decade
Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple, Inc.

PR (Public Relations) Professional of the Year
John Forrest Ales, Director-Global Brand Public Relations for Hilton Hotels & Resorts

Women Executives in America
Ilene Adler, CEO of Vantage Communications

Finance Executive of the Year
Ginger Gorden, Chief Financial Officer – TradingPartners

Management Team of the Year
Euro RSCG Worldwide PR led by Donna Murphey, Global CEO; Marian Salzman, CEO; Lisa Rosenberg, President

PR Team of the Year
HID Global PR team

Blogger of the Year
Marian Salzman, CEO of Euro RSCG Worldwide PR

Women in Business and the Professions Awards

Best Women Professional of the Year – Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations
Joanna B. Cumberland, CEO of JB Cumberland PR
Sarah Hofstetter, SVP, Brand Strategy & Emerging Media, 360i

Best Women Professional of the Year – Finance, Banking and Accounting
Maryann Von Seggern, Senior Director, Pre-Owned Equipment at Cisco Systems Capital( Cisco Systems, Inc.)

Best Women Professional of the Year – Services
Maria Bradley, leader – administration and technology services of Benefit Express Services, LLC

Best Women Professional of the Year – Technology (All)
Traci Yarbrough, Director of Product Marketing – Data Center Solutions at Emerson Network Power

Lifetime Achievement Award
Marian Salzman, CEO of Euro RSCG Worldwide PR

Mentor of the Year
Ana Cano, EVP, Global Brand Director of Euro RSCG Worldwide PR

Women Helping Women Award
Lori Fraijo Raygoza, CEO of ChicaLogic

Best Entrepreneur/Founder/Partner – USA
Therese Tucker, CEO and Founder of BlackLine Systems

Best Women Professional of the Year – SaaS or Cloud Computing
Therese Tucker, CEO and Founder of BlackLine Systems

Best Companies and Organizations

Best Overall Company of the Year
Apple, Inc.

Best New Company of the Year
Twitter Inc.

Fastest-Growing Company of the Year
MANDIANT

Innovative Company of the Year
RiseSmart

Innovation of the Year (Product or Service)
NetWorth Services Inc. for NetBasis

Business Expansion of the Year
Red Frog Events

Best Customer Satisfaction of the Year
Virtela for Virtela Customer Service Program

PR Agency of the Year
Euro RSCG Worldwide PR

Best New Products and Services

Electronics
Phonak AG for Audéo PFE Perfect Bass

Financial
NetWorth Services Inc. for NetBasis

Gadgets
Innex, Inc. for electroHUB

General
theMEDIAdash.com, Inc. for theMEDIAdash Local

Green, Eco-Friendly & Cleantech
Cyber Switching for ePower PDU

Information Technology (Hardware)
D-Link for D-Link DSN-5000 Series of iSCSI SAN Arrays

Information Technology (Services)
Virtela for Cloud-based Application Acceleration Service powered by Virtela Enterprise Services Cloud (ESC)

Information Technology (Software)
Comodo for Geek Buddy

SaaS or Cloud Computing
CaseCentral for eDiscovery Platform

Security (Hardware or Software or Services)
nuBridges for Protect™ Tokenization as a Service (TaaS)

Technology (all)
Benbria Corporation for Benbria BlazeCast

Telecom, Cable, Broadband, and Voice
Symantec for Next Generation Network Protection

Innovations – All Industries

Consumer Brands, Products and Services – Innovations
Comodo for livePCsupport

Food and Beverage – Innovations
Plex Systems, Inc. for Plex Online

Green, Eco-Friendly & Cleantech – Innovations
Cisco Systems, Inc. for Smart+Connected Communities Institute

Healthcare Products and Services – Innovations
Ergotron, Inc. for WorkFit-S Sit-Stand Workstations

Information Technology (Services) – Innovations
Virtela for VirtelaPredict™

Information Technology (Software) – Innovations
SYSPRO for Stars FastTrack Implementation Methodology

Innovative Security Solutions for Small Business
nCircle for nCircle PureCloud™

Manufacturing
OmniMount Systems, Inc. for LEDP75 a revolutionary mount

Mobile/Wireless – Innovations
HomePipe, Inc. for HomePipe Service

SaaS or Cloud Computing – Innovations
ThreatMetrix for ThreatMetrix Cloud-Based Fraud Prevention Platform

Security (Hardware) – Innovations
Cross Match Technologies, Inc. for Quad Reader for SEEK II

Security (Software) – Innovations
ActivIdentity Corporation

Services – Innovations
Ventana New Media for Ventana New Media Engine

Technology (All) – Innovations
Fulton Innovation, LLC for eCoupled™ Intelligent Wireless Power

Telecom, Cable, Broadband, and Voice – Innovations
Actiontec Electronics for 4G LTE Integrated Router Series

Innovations in Information Technology

Industry – Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations
Actiontec Electronics for CrossTalk

Industry – Electronics Industry
Fulton Innovation, LLC for Qi Global Wireless Power Standard with eCoupled Technology

Industry – Healthcare
OptumInsight, part of Optum, for Elysium Discover

Industry – Metals & Mining
RPM Software Inc. for Resolve

Industry – Service Industry
First Data for First Data® TransArmor® Solution

Industry – Technology
RainStor for RainStor 4.5

Industry – Telecommunications
Qosmos for Qosmos ixEngine

Access
Orckit-Corrigent for CM-401x

Access Compliance and Risk Management
Fox Technologies, Inc. for FoxT ServerControl – Extensible Role Based Access Control (xRBAC)

Anti-Spam Service
EdgeWave for EdgeWave Email Security

Application Delivery
Radware, Inc. for Alteon 10000 Application Switch

Application Performance Management
Nastel Technologies for Nastel AutoPilot® On-demand for WebSphere MQ

Application Development
SOA Software for SOA Software Atmosphere

Archive Product or Service
Metalogix for Metalogix Archive Manager – Exchange Edition

Asset Management
Alloy Software for Alloy Navigator 6 Enterprise Suite

Auditing
nowHIRE for Archived I-9 Comply – Audit & Conversion System

Authentication (Two-Factor)
SMS PASSCODE A/S for SMS PASSCODE Version 5

Authentication (Multi Factor)
ActivIdentity, Inc. for ActivIdentity 4TRESS Authentication Server

Back-up and Recovery
Druva for Druva inSync

Business Intelligence
Adaptive Planning Spring 2011

Business Process Management
RPM Software Inc. for Resolve

Business Transaction Management
OpTier for CloudFirst

Cell Phones and SmartPhones
Wavelink for Avalanche Expense Management

Cloud Authentication
PhoneFactor, Inc. for PhoneFactor Federated Two-Factor

Cloud Computing/SaaS
Eloqua for Eloqua10

Cloud Security
CloudAccess, Inc. for SingleSource

Collaboration and Web 2.0 tools
Moxie Software for Employee Spaces™

Convergence
Emulex Corporation for Emulex Engine™ (XE)201 I/O Controller

Data Center
Telx for Telx Ethernet Exchange

Data Protection
Zecurion for Zlock 3.0

Database Security
Application Security, Inc. for DbProtect

Email Security
Cyveillance, Inc. for Social Engineering Protection Appliance™

Encryption Key Management
Venafi for Encryption Director 6

Encryption Solution
Black Box Network Services for EncrypTight WAN Encryptioin Appliance

End-User Monitoring
PacketMotion, Inc. for PacketSentry Virtual Probe

Endpoint Security Solution
DeviceLock for DeviceLock 7 Endpoint DLP Suite

Enterprise Data Protection
Safend, Inc. for Protector for Mac

Enterprise (Global Business and Offices)
Spigit for SpigitEngage for Enterprise V3.2

Enterprise (Large)
Rapid Intake, Inc. for mLearning Studio

Enterprise (Medium)
Epicor Software Corporation for Epicor ERP

Enterprise Management
LANDesk for LANDesk® Management Suite

FERC/NERC CIP Compliance
Agiliance for Agiliance® RiskVision™

Forensics
NIKSUN, Inc. for NetDetector/NetVCR 4.1 Alpine

Gateways
Actiontec Electronics for V2000H Pair Bonded VDSL2 Router

Governance, Risk and Compliance
nCircle for nCircle Benchmark

Government Compliance
nowHIRE for Archived I-9 Comply – Audit & Conversion System

Green IT
Nexsan for Nexsan AutoMAID

Information Leak Prevention
Zecurion for Zgate 3.0

Information Security and Risk Management
Fox Technologies, Inc. for FoxT ServerControl – Extensible Role Based Access Control (xRBAC)

Integrated Security (Software)
Verint Video Intelligence Solutions for Nextiva PSIM™

IT Hardware (New or Upgrade version)
Logitech, Inc. for Logitech Revue with Google TV

Managed File Transfer
SEEBURGER AG for SEE FX (SEEBURGER MANAGED FILE EXCHANGE)

Managed Security Service
Nuspire Networks for NuSecure Managed Security Service

Management and Security
Wavelink for Avalanche 5.2 with SecurePlus

Mobile Innovative Products or Services
Rapid Intake, Inc. for mLearning Studio

Mobile Security Solution
Wipro Technologies for Mobile -Trust Framework (Mobile Security)

Mobile Solutions
VAI for S2K Sales Force

Monitoring and Testing
Ixia for IxNetwork 6.0

NetFlow
Plixer International, Inc. for Scrutinizer v8.6

Network Firewalls
NETASQ for Unified Threat Management Firewall version 9

Network Flow Processor
Netronome for NFP-3240

Network Management and Intelligence
ActionPacked! Networks for LiveAction

Network Security Management
Nuspire Networks for Nuspire TRAX

Network Security Solution
NetClarity, Inc. for NACwall NG

Network Video Storage
Pivot3 for vBank Appliance

Network Visibility
Lancope for StealthWatch 6.0

Optimization Solution
Vivisimo for Customer Experience Optimization (CXO)

PCI DSS Compliance
Agiliance for Agiliance® Continuous Compliance Service™ (CCS) for PCI

Performance Optimization
Internap Network Services for Internap Accelerated IP (XIP™)

Privileged Access Management
Centrify Corporation for Centrify Suite 2011 – Enterprise Edition

Power Back-up
Eaton Corporation for Eaton 5PX UPS

Power Management
Cyber Switching, Inc. for ePower PDU

Remote Access Solution
Bomgar Corporation for Bomgar 11.1

Risk Management Solution
RPM Software Inc. for Resolve

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Ventana New Media for Ventana New Media Engine

Security Audit
Application Security, Inc. for AppDetectivePro

Security Hardware (New or Upgrade version)
VideoIQ, Inc. for iCVR-HD High Definition Camera

Security Solution for Enterprise (Small and SOHO)
Cenzic, Inc. for ClickToSecure Cloud

Security Solution for Government
Black Box Network Services for ServSwitch Secure KVM Switch with USB, VGA, and Card Reader

Social Media, Networking or Collaboration
Spigit for SpigitEngage for Enterprise V3.2

Software-as-a-service (SaaS)
ThreatMetrix for Cloud-Based Fraud Prevention Platform

SSL Accelerators
Coyote Point Systems for Equalizer OS 10 w/ VLB Advanced

Storage Hardware
Nexsan for Nexsan AutoMAID

Storage Service
Zetta for Zetta Data Protect

Storage Software
Gridstore for NASg 2.0

Test, Measurement and Monitoring
IneoQuest Technologies, Inc. for Expedus® DVA™

Training and Education
PhishMe.com

Unified Communications (Service)
Dimension Data for Adoption Management Service (AMP)

Unified Communications (Software)
ADTRAN for Virtualized NetVanta Unified Communications (UC) solution

URL, Web, and Internet Filtering
EdgeWave for iPrism Web Security Version 6.5

Virtual Network Security
PacketMotion, Inc. for PacketSentry Virtual Probe

Virtual Office Technology
SPYRUS, Inc. for Secure Pocket Drive

Virtualization (Software)
Convirture Corp. for ConVirt 2.0

Video
Actiontec Electronics for MyWirelessTV

Voice and VoIP
Voices.com for Web 2.0

VPN/IPSec/SSL
HOB, Inc. for HOB Remote Desktop Virtual Private Network (HOB RD VPN)

Vulnerability Assessment and Remediation
Application Security, Inc. for DbProtect

Web Application Firewall
Privacyware for ThreatSentry 4

Web Application Security
Cenzic, Inc. for ClickToSecure Cloud

Wireless Broadband Mobility Solution
Actiontec Electronics for 4G LTE Router

Wireless Security Solution
Nuspire Networks for NuSecure Wireless Detection Service

Made in the U.S.A.

Made in the U.S.A.
Ipswitch, Inc. for WhatsUp Gold Suite
Overland Storage for NEO 8000e

Best Websites, Blogs, Social Media, Corporate Collateral, Video and Live Events

Websites, Blogs and Social Media – Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations
Hilton Hotels & Resorts for Hilton Global Media Center

Websites, Blogs and Social Media – Insurance
Acquity Group for Allstate Teen Driver Website

Websites, Blogs and Social Media – IT, Internet and Computers (Software)
Cenzic, Inc.

Websites, Blogs and Social Media – Security (Hardware, Software or Services)
Cenzic, Inc.

Websites, Blogs and Social Media – Services
Ventana New Media for Ventana New Media Engine

PR Efforts – Technology
Brodeur Partners for Video “A Day Made of Glass” – Corning Gorilla Glass

Websites, Blogs and Social Media – Telecom, Cable, Broadband, and Voice
Actiontec Electronics

PR and Marketing Campaigns

Creative Excellence Award
Ipswitch, Inc. for LUV2WUG Campaign

Campaigns – Business-to-Business
SafeNet Marketing and Axis41 for SafeNet Trusted Cloud Fabric

Campaigns – Community Awareness/Outreach
Euro RSCG Worldwide PR for Start Taking Action Now for Diabetes (S.T.A.N.D.)

Campaigns – Consumer Brands and Goods
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide for CLR Cleaners Help Couples Manage “Chore Wars”

Campaigns – Crisis or Issues Management
Calysto Communications for When Disaster Strikes: Using PR to Raise Funds and Client Visibility

Campaigns – Electronics
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide for VTech’s V.Reader and MobiGo Mimic Moms’ Gadgets, Bring High Tech Learning to Kids

Campaigns – Hospitality & Leisure
Hilton Hotels & Resorts for Global Launch of eforea: spa at Hilton

Campaigns – Information Technology (Software)
Cenzic, Inc.

Campaigns – Mobile/Wireless
Vantage Communications for Life360 – Framing the Debate, Achieving Winning Results

Campaigns – Pharmaceuticals
Euro RSCG Worldwide PR for Lantus Diabetes Co-Stars

Campaigns – Product Launch
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide for VTech’s V.Reader and MobiGo Mimic Moms’ Gadgets, Bring High Tech Learning to Kids

Campaigns – Public Affairs
Euro RSCG Worldwide PR for Wyclef Jean for President

Campaigns – Security
HID Global PR team

Campaigns – Small-Budget Marketing Campaign
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide for CLR Cleaners Help Couples Manage “Chore Wars”

Campaigns – Social Media
Euro RSCG Worldwide PR for They Win, You Lose

Campaigns – Start-Ups, Small & Medium Business Campaigns
Gabriel Marketing Group for New Product Launch for Parature for Facebook

Campaigns – Technology (all)
Brodeur Partners for Corning Gorilla Glass

Support and Customer Satisfaction

Best Customer Satisfaction
SquareTrade’s Customer Service Program