Elemental Honored with Two Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards
Portland, Ore. – September 22, 2011 – Elemental Technologies, the leading provider of video processing solutions that enable multi-screen content delivery, was honored with two awards at the Oregon Entrepreneurs Network’s 18th Annual Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards ceremony held on Wednesday, September 21. Elemental was the winning entry in OEN’s Working Capital Stage Company category for its pioneering role in providing state-of-the art video processing technology and Elemental CEO, Chairman and co-founder Sam Blackman was recognized in the Individual Achievement category for his leadership in guiding the tremendous growth and success of the company.
OEN’s recognition of Elemental Technologies is the culmination of a breakthrough year for the business. As one of Oregon’s fastest-growing technology companies, Elemental is making a substantial impact in the media and entertainment industry with its innovative video processing technology that allows enterprise-class organizations to create and deliver video of the highest caliber to consumers. It counts ABC, Avail-TVN, Big Ten Network, CBS Interactive, Comcast and PBS among its customers.
“We are extremely humbled by OEN’s recognition of Elemental’s hard work and success in developing premium-quality video delivery solutions for a multi-screen world,” said Sam Blackman, CEO and co-founder of Elemental Technologies. “We are proud of the growth our company has achieved over the past year and of the positive contribution we’ve made to our state’s economic development. At the same time, we believe our progress thus far is just the foundation and the real work of building a great firm is just beginning. We are more excited than ever by the opportunities we anticipate in the coming months and years, and it’s an honor to garner such strong support from the Oregon entrepreneurial community.”
For 20 years, the Oregon Entrepreneurs Network has acted as a state-wide advocate for entrepreneurial activity. It fosters a strong local investment community and provides education and support to startup companies throughout their lifecycle. For more information about the OEN Tom Holce Awards, visit 2011 OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards.
Elemental Technologies is the leading provider of video processing solutions that enable multi-screen content delivery. The company’s award-winning products help content programmers, service providers and broadcasters bring video to any screen, at any time – all at once. Seven of the top ten media companies in the United States, including CBS, Comcast and Disney, rely on unmatched solutions from Elemental. Founded in 2006, Elemental is headquartered in Portland, Oregon. To learn more, visit www.elementaltechnologies.com and @elementaltech.