Mariner selected as a finalist for 2020 Blue Diamond Award

October 07, 2020 | Mariner

10/6/2020 - Mariner was named a finalist in the "Business Impact - Analytics, AI & Big Data" category for 2020.  Although, we didn't win, we are honored to be selected.  Congratulations Quaero on a job well done!


CATC announces Charlotte’s
2020 Blue Diamond Technology Awards Finalists

Charlotte, N.C. –Charlotte Area Technology Collaborative (CATC) announces the nine award category finalists representing exceptional technology innovation and talent in the Greater Charlotte region.

Each category of nominations was reviewed and voted upon by a unique panel of judges made up of industry technology and business executives.

The winners will be announced at the virtual Blue Diamond Awards Celebration the morning of October 6, 2020, 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Business Impact – SMB
Pet Screening

Business Impact  –  Education, Government
Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools
Mecklenburg County
UNC Charlotte

Business Impact – Analytics, AI & Big Data
Sealed Air

Business Impact – Corporate
Curvature  CRM Sales Automation
Curvature  Forward Stocking Locations

Cool Innovation
ChromaSol International
Lucid Drone Technologies

Community Outreach

Human Capital
Genesis 10
Goodwill University
Innovate Charlotte

IT Entrepreneur
Bryan Delaney, Skookum
Brian Kelly, CloudGenera

Student Innovator
Adonis  Abdullah, UNC Charlotte CCI
Fidel Henriquez, UNC Charlotte CCi

The CATC, a 501(c)(3) organization , unites businesses, education, economic development  and community organizations to inspire, grow and advance an inclusive technology talent pipeline.   Proceeds from the annual Blue Diamond Awards Celebration support programs for middle, high school, women in tech, and community collaboration.