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Pittsburgh, PA – September 21, 2016 – 3D printer, CNC mill and laser engraving startup, BoXZY, has been named as one of six Start-Up of the Year award finalists in the 2016 Pittsburgh Technology Council Tech 50 awards. The Pittsburgh Technology Council Tech 50 is celebrating 20 years of recognizing excellence in the technology sector.
With its beginnings as a Kickstarter campaign in 2015, BoXZY is proud of its swift growth. The company joins major Pittsburgh organizations as a 2016 award nominee. CEO & Co-Founder, Joel Johnson, spoke of the Tech 50 nomination, saying, “To grow so quickly in the span of one year is astounding. We cannot thank our supporters and customers enough for making this award nomination possible. We truly believe that BoXZY will change the face of digital fabrication.”
BoXZY joins fellow technology firms BOSS Controls, Cognistx, ContainerShip, Duolingo and Identified Technologies as a finalist in the Start-Up of the Year award category.
Founded in Pittsburgh, PA via Kickstarter campaign, BoXZY was started in response to rapidly-increasing 3D printing needs. BoXZY manufactures, markets and distributes a three-in-one 3D printer, CNC mill and laser engraver with rapid swap attachments to allow different processes in the very same space. Whether an artist, engineer, DIYer or small business, BoXZY equips users to do more with the space they have. For more information, visit BoXZY.com.
About Pittsburgh Tech Council Tech 50
Now in its 20th year, the Pittsburgh Technology Council Tech 50 recognizes extraordinary growth and innovation with awards in nine distinct categories. Pittsburgh-based organizations and entrepreneurs are recognized as Start-Up of the Year, Innovator of the Year: Consumer Products, CEO of the Year, Innovator of the Year: Health IT, Solution Provider of the Year: Consulting and IT Services, Innovator of the Year: Life Sciences, Solution Provider of the Year: Innovative Technology, Innovator of the Year: Manufacturing and Culture Leader of the Year. For more information about the Pittsburgh Technology Council Tech 50, visit PGHTech.org.
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