2016 TTE Nomination Form

The nomination acceptance period for the 2016 Top Tech Awards have closed.

Below is a list of the nominees that qualified for this years Top Tech Exec Awards. Emails and letters were sent to all nominees with qualification status on April 4th.

If you were nominated for this event and do not see your name on this list, your nomination was disqualified by the nomination committee. Nomination information and reason for disqualification is kept confidential and will not be released to nominees.

Regardless of qualification status, all nominees and a guest are invited to attend the event for free (2) tickets total on May 19th. Honorees (winners) will be announced at the event. Honorees are not notified before the event if they have won. All qualified nominees should attend for this reason.

For questions or more information email info@toptechexec.com.

Nomination List

  • Mohamed Abdelhamid, Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Mark Abes, xRM3, Inc.
  • Ayman Abifaker, Hacienda de Vega
  • Selah Abram,s Cannavest
  • Jim Adams Kaiser, Permanente OnCall, LLC
  • Kim Alexander, ACADIA Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Brian Alexander, ARS National Services, Inc.
  • David Allison, Nulu
  • Billy Anderson, Cohn Restaurant Group, Inc.
  • Chris Anderson, Mortgage Capital Group, Inc.
  • Stan Anderson, Plum Healthcare Group
  • Ed Andreson, ECTLC
  • Brian Andrews, Stone Brewing Co.
  • Mike Arafat, Dish For All
  • Omid Arjomand, Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa
  • Tom Ashbrook, Bridgepoint Education
  • Efren Augusto, Park Hyatt Aviara Resort
  • Michael Bannen, HD Supply, Inc.
  • Chad Barczuk, Insuresoft
  • Carlos Barron, Dynamic Communications
  • Ryan Bates, Accriva Diagnostics
  • Peter Battistel, 2-1-1 San Diego
  • James Baumgart, San Diego Sheriff Department
  • Glenn Bautista, Arrowhead Wholesale Insurance Services, LLC
  • Mark Becker, City of Escondido
  • Jonathan Behnke, City of San Diego
  • Rick Belliotti, San Diego County Regional Airport Authority
  • Tish Berge, Rincon del Diablo Municipal Water District
  • Sabri Berisha, Clue Central
  • Joe Bishop, Voxox
  • Colin Black, CrowdStrike
  • John Blake, El Cajon Ford
  • David Blanchard, Granny Smith Skates USA
  • Tim Bochard, Glacier Water
  • Bill Bohlman, Verimatrix, Inc.
  • Monica Bonin, DBT Auto Parts
  • Bradford Bookser, Marian Mater Dei Catholic High School
  • Rebecca Booth, Center for Creative Leadership
  • Mark Borodkin, BioNano Genomics, Inc.
  • Chris Boyer, Academy of Our Lady of Peace
  • Travis Brown, Cobian Footwear
  • Matthew Brown, San Diego County Water Authority
  • Jason Buck, Technology Services Industry Association
  • Lorelei Bunjes, IDW Publishing
  • Jim Bunnell, 3E Company
  • Peter Bunnell, Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc.
  • Brian Butler, ARC Products, Inc.
  • Mark Caldwell, Apmetrix, Inc.
  • Steve Caliguri, Acorn Technologies, Inc.
  • Armando Camacho, Camacho Brokers, Inc.
  • Nelson Carter, Geocon, Inc.
  • Brian Casazza, Vistage
  • Eric Cervantes, Real Office Centers
  • Ray Chan, San Diego Padres
  • Jade Charles, Fragmob
  • Aron Cheatham, Home Bank of California
  • Harry Chen, ProSci Incorporated
  • Gorden Cheng, Everyone Counts
  • Edward Chew, City of Chula Vista
  • Bill Chin TDG, Aerospace
  • Brian Clark, Omega Fuel Injection
  • Mariela Collins, Excedeo
  • Clive Cook, ATA Engineering
  • Meynard Corpuz, Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina
  • Chris Corriveau, LocalStack, Inc.
  • DeWayne Cossey, Vista Unified School District
  • Tony Costa, Bumble Bee Foods
  • Blaine Crawford, C.W. Driver
  • Brian Croom, Padre Dam Municipal Water District
  • Craig Crosby, Procopio
  • Timothy Crowley, Biocom
  • David Damico Sweetwater, Union High School District
  • Shankara Dash, Nitai Partners, Inc.
  • Jeff David, IT TechPros, Inc
  • Fiona Deitrick, Rady Children’s Physician Management Services
  • Fred Del Rosario, Ignyta, Inc.
  • David Delacazada, Encinitas Union School District
  • John DeLuca, Hydranautics
  • Shaun Dershem, Spreckels Properties, LLC
  • Raj Dhillon, Humane Vet Hospital of San Diego
  • Troy Diano, Realstir
  • Juan Diaz, Tamura Corporation of America
  • Danny Donahue, Grom Social, Inc.
  • Tim Doscher, Enteracloud
  • Dave Downes, Platt College San Diego
  • Rick Driskell, Encinitias Ford
  • Frankie Duenas, Cabrillo Credit Union
  • Dustin Dunbar, Serving Seniors
  • Robert Dunlap, Extrokold Games
  • Carl Eberling, Encore Capital Group
  • Shiem Edelbrock, The Control Group
  • Dave Edwards, Hot Rods & Custom Stuff
  • Dave Edwards, Triton Management Services, LLC
  • Jeffrey Ehrman, Santa Fe Irrigation District
  • Timothy Erickson, Genesis Healthcare Partners
  • Fernando Escamilla, WestAir Gases & Equipment Incorporated
  • Lynn Ewing, San Diego Convention Center
  • Ryan Fay, ACI Specialty Benefits
  • Henrique Ferreira, PayLease
  • Mike Fishell, Hay House, Inc.
  • Grant Fisher, Mytee Products
  • Seth Flam, HealthFusion, Inc.
  • Andy Fleming, Zesty.io
  • Chris Fletcher, SupraMed
  • Corey Fling Point, Loma Nazarene University
  • Sean Foley, Zebit, Inc.
  • Adam Frank, American Systems
  • Justin French, Shadow Mountain Community Church
  • Helmut Fritz, Cirrascale Corporation
  • Daniel Garcia, Red Door Interactive
  • Tony Gawel, Gemological Institute of America
  • Ed Gemo, Halozyme, Inc.
  • Matt Gentry, Maxon Lift Corp.
  • Aaron Gerraughty, Waxie Sanitary Supply
  • Rolando Giron, SignTech
  • Jon Gjerset, Ace Parking
  • PJ Go, Cirrascale Corporation
  • Alex Gomez, SoundAway Corporation
  • Renne Gonzalez, Millan Insurance Services
  • Mark Goodman Bay City Television
  • Tobias Gorodzinsky, LM Capital Group, LLC
  • Sister Mary Waynem, Gradon Casa Cornelia Law Center
  • Travis Graham, Evergreen Research, Inc.
  • Sarah Green, Horticultural Sales, Inc.
  • Stuart Green, Tagrem Corp.
  • Gustavo Guadalupe, Qualitas Insurance Company
  • John Guadarrama, QualcommJonathan Guertin, Cajon Valley Union School District
  • Juan Guitierrez First Kontact Center, LLC
  • Andres Gutierrez, Family Health Centers of San Diego
  • Kirt Haden, Retail Inkjet Solutions, Inc.
  • Scott Hadzima, South Bay Community Services
  • Dave Hagewood, Psyonix
  • Leslie Hall, Utility Tree Service
  • Rod Hamby, Oak Furniture West, LLC
  • Shane Harris, Holiday Travel of America
  • Darryl Harris, Brother Benno Foundation
  • Steven Hart, ViaSat Inc.
  • Dana Hasler, Registry Network Incorporated
  • Tim Hathaway, American Freightways
  • Gary Hayslip, City of San Diego
  • Del Heles, Computer Market Research, Ltd.
  • Lars Helgeson, GreenRope
  • Daniel Hellbusch, Mindgruve
  • Larry Heminger, ecoATM
  • Jeff Henry, UC San Diego
  • Dan Herrera, South Bay Community Services
  • Fritz Hesse, Mitek Systems, Inc.
  • Eric Hicks, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
  • Patrick Higgins, GetWellNetwork, Inc.
  • Peter Hissong, Teamwork Athletic Apparel
  • Kevin Hoban, Hoban Management, Inc.
  • Jarrett Hodge, Fedcom Technology
  • David Hsiao, BioMed Realty
  • Daryl Hulten, Jacques Gourmet, LLC
  • Hansol Hong, Robolink
  • Jeffery Hurtik, Silvergate Bank
  • Brent Irwin, Ajinomoto Althea, Inc.
  • Patrick Jabbour,  Electronic ER
  • Leslie Jeffries, California Coast Credit Union
  • Richard Jimenez, Turner Construction Company
  • David Johnson, Chirotouch
  • Roger Johnson, General Dynamics NASSCO
  • Kyle Johnson, R and V Management Corporation
  • Maynard Johnson, Robbins Gellar Rudman & Dowd LLP
  • Christina Johnston, Jack In The Box
  • Bruce Jones, San Diego American Indian Health Center
  • Luis Juarez, IMS Group
  • Cody Kaemmerlen, Shofu Dental Corporation
  • Dawn Kale, Poway Unified School District
  • Miles Kaplan, Hootwinc – West Coast Hooters
  • Boris Karaoglanov, Triangle CRM
  • Dan Kelly, CIO Systems, Inc.
  • Brian Kelly, Tarr, Inc.
  • Brian Kennedy, Sandicor
  • Tom Kimmelman, Marketing Design Group
  • James King, Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.
  • Lisa Kirkpatrick, San Diego Gastroenterology
  • Tina Klick, One Family Realty
  • Mitch Kohlbecker, Jewish Family Service of San Diego
  • Remik Kolodziej, dotCOM host
  • Sailendra Koorapati, Callaway Golf Company
  • Larry Kovlenko, Oak Creek Energy
  • Yukari Krause-Brown, City of Oceanside
  • Christopher Krug, National University
  • Daryl Kuhn, AristaMD
  • Sean La Fata, Wakeland Housing and Development Corporation
  • Andrea La Valley, Chula Vista Marina and RV Resort
  • Johnson Lai, Nuvasive
  • Kenneth Lanewood, Pfenex, Inc.
  • Erwin Laquindanum, KFMP
  • Michael Lazarus, ID Analytics, LLC
  • Jeffrey Lee, MEI Pharma, Inc.
  • Karen Levy, LPSI
  • Brian Lewton, City of Coronado
  • Hartman Lillibridge, Biggs Harley-Davidson
  • Joey Lira, Hi-Tech Swiss Machining, Inc.
  • Mark Liuag, Calbiotech, Inc.
  • Jennifer Lomax, Fairfield Residential
  • Marina Lomeli, Neighborhood Healthcare
  • Christopher Longhurst, UC San Diego Health
  • Hector Lopez, Operation Samahan Health Centers
  • Simon Lovitt, Kyocera Corporation
  • Tina Lovoy, LPL Financial
  • Mark Lowe, M Bar C Construction
  • Henry Lu, Lincoln Credit Center Inc.
  • Michael Lucas, Underground Elephant
  • William Lukefahr, Prometheus Laboratories, Inc.
  • Adam Lyddane, UC San Diego
  • Luis C. Maas, III EMR Direct
  • Darren Maglidt, Cognitive Medical Systems
  • Jim Magner, ParentsWare, Inc.
  • Ravi Malkani, Wintriss Engineering
  • Keola Malone, Underground Elephant
  • Daniel Marashlian, Portfolium
  • Philippe Marchand, Genoptix, Inc.
  • Jan Marshall, Cubic Corporation
  • Vincent Marvaso, Arsin Operations
  • Charles Mayfield, Wrike
  • Tim McConnell, MicroPower Technologies
  • Tim McGuire, Sound United
  • Russell McLoughlin, Dealstruck, Inc.
  • Doug McQueen, Your Results Marketing
  • Ben Mead, Applied Proteomics, Inc.
  • Jonathan Mechan, Sony Interactive Entertainment
  • Miguel, Mejia Medtronic
  • Armando Mercado, Grand Pacific Resorts
  • Brian Merrill, HM Electronics, Inc.
  • Brian Meyers, The Rock Church
  • John Michael, Nextivity, Inc.
  • Sam Milien, International Education Management Group, Inc.
  • Dave Miller, Cubic Corporation
  • Bob Millington, CUSO Financial Services, LP
  • Dan Molina, The Nth Generation
  • Miguel, Moreno Sohnen
  • Brett Morgan, Global Payout, Inc.
  • John Morris, LAX Freight Services
  • L.J. Morris, SmartSearch
  • Bill Mount, San Diego Association of Governments
  • Matthew Mower, Point Loma Credit Union
  • David Muller, SmartDrive Systems, Inc.
  • Cuauhtemoc Muniz, Service Professional Placements, LLC
  • Mark Naiman, Absolute Collections Corporation
  • Adam Nazar, AutoClaims Direct, Inc.
  • Joseph Newcomb, Qualcomm
  • Will Newland, XSories
  • Tien Nguyen, CPC Strategy
    Son Nguyen, Renovate America
  • Sam Nhean, Wawanesa Insurance
  • Jason Nichol, Western Fire Protection
  • Gary Nimtz San, Diego Futures Foundation
  • Erez Nir, Mitchell International
  • Brian Nordmann, Cubic Corporation
  • Isaac Nye, TRI-AD
  • Michael Oguin, Skinit, Inc.
  • Sergio Oliveros, South Bay Primary Medical Group
  • Albert Oriol, Rady Children’s Hospital and Health Center
  • David Overend, Sierra Wireless
  • Dan Owen, PayLease
  • Alan Palmer, Falma,t Inc.
  • Jordi Palomas, Otay Tijuana Venture, LLC
  • Jason Panning, Invivoscribe Technologies, Inc.
  • Heidi Papenhausen, Alpine Special Treatment Center, Inc.
  • Christopher Park, iboss Cybersecurity
  • Carolyn Parker, San Diego Orthopaedic Associates
  • Ram Patrachari, Viejas Enterprises
  • Dave Pavlicek, Crestone Group Baking Companies
  • David Peace, Zingle, Inc.
  • Mark Pecota, LaunchBoom
  • David Pennant-Jones, Paradigm Investment Group, LLC
  • Steve Petersen, BioLegend
  • Brian Petersil, LightPointe Communications, Inc.
  • Skip Philip, Jif-Pak Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Brad Phillips, Seenager, Inc.
  • Adrian Phruksukarn, Digium Inc.
  • Brandon Pierce, Bluepoint Solutions
  • Dave Pierce, Nova Biologics
  • Juan Pimentel, The US Grant
  • Ron Pitters, BofI Federal Bank
  • James Poe, Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • David Polansky, Copy Link, Inc.
  • John Pontarolo, Mitchell International
  • Shawn Pourhosseini, Porto Vista Hotel
  • Sharon Presnell, Organovo
  • David Priest, St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center
  • Hector Ramos, North County Health Services
  • Naveen Rao, Nervana Systems
  • Vygandas Razhas, REeBroker Group
  • Kelcey Reed, SNH- Sackett National Holdings, Inc.
  • Richard Reilly, McGregor & Associates
  • Joe Renwick, M5 Hosting, Inc.
  • Melissa Rewolinski, Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Brandy Reyes, Sequoia Consultants
  • Shawn Rivera, Palomar Technologies
  • Katherine Rivette, Henderson, Caverly, Pum, & Charney LLP
  • Cameron Rob, T Fetter Co.
  • Joe Robbins, Net Informant, Inc.
  • Richard Roberts, General Coatings, Inc.
  • Rick Roberts, Grossmont Union High School District
  • Virgil Rochowansky, Eldorado Stone LLC
  • Eric Rockwell, centrexIT
  • Tia Rodriguez, Copperstone Partners
  • Alexander Rolek, ScoutRED.com
  • Marc Romano, Seismic
  • Bryan Rominger, Anderson Plumbing Heating & Air
  • Eric Rosenzweig, Garden Fresh Restaurant Corp.
  • Eric Ross, Nexternal
  • Mark Rotarius, C3 Networx
  • Dave Roth, Chef Works
  • Rolando Ruiz, Moorrissey Construction Company
  • John Ruiz, Pelican Auto Finance, LLC
  • Greg Russo, Intellicare Direct
  • Hugo Sanchez, Keller Williams Realty
  • Jorge Sanchez, Pacifica Hotels
  • Thomas Sanders, TrellisWare Technologies
  • Hugo Santamaria, Gurtin Fixed Income
  • Pedro Santana, SolidProfessor
  • James Santillano, North San Diego County Association of REALTORS
  • Alex Santos, Lorber, Greenfield & Polito, LLP
  • Henoch Santos, Nerys USA, Inc.
  • Jason Sausser, Sequenom
  • Jason Schlarmann, Warren Properties
  • Achilles Schmelzer, K Tube Technologies
  • Richard Schmidt, Valley Radiology Consultants
  • Ben Schwan, Accredited Debt Relief
  • Linda Scott, Guild Mortgage Co.
  • Asokan Selvaraj, MedImpact Healthcare Systems, Inc.
  • Pam Sepesi, Modern Postcard
  • Toby Seward, By Referral Only, Inc.
  • Adham Shaaban, Forward Slope, Inc.
  • Alex Shah, Mobivity
  • Chance Shapiro, Vacation Tree
  • Stephen Sherrill, Parker Hannifin Corp.
  • Yoshi Shoji, Statrad
  • Nathan Short, Woodbury University
  • Irfan Siddiqui, Kellermeyer Building Services, LLC
  • Ricardo Siliezar, G Global Customs & Logistics Broker
  • Julia Slocombe, Smart City Networks
  • Eric Smesler, Lusardi Construction
  • Chris Smith, Hologic, Inc.
  • Jonathan Smith, Neighborhood House Association
  • Michael Spaulding, BNBuilders, Inc.
  • Laura Spencer, Lakeside Union School District
  • Michael St. Cyr, Mirati Therapeutics
  • Jason Stein, Effortless Office
  • Jon Stern, WiLine Networks
  • Troy Stokes, Graybill Medical Group
  • Dan Stoneman, San Diego Unified School District
  • Jordan Stout, DapperToast
  • Marcus Streeter, Goodwill Industries of San Diego County
  • Kevin Stuecklen, WestAir Gases & Equipment Incorporated
  • Brad Sturkie, Moebius Solutions, Inc.
  • PJ Sullivan, Mikelson Yachts
  • Mark Sulzan, SmartDraw, LLC
  • Cliff Summers, Otay Mesa
  • Matt Sutkowski, Pacific Debt, Inc.
  • Jim Sweere, Ztelco
  • Brent Takemiya, Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
  • David Tehrani, McAlister Institute
  • Matthew Tessier, Chula Vista Elementary School District
  • Zach Tibbs, Amazon Made EZ
  • Byron Tilman, Zest Anchors
  • Patrick Tinklenberg, Sycuan Casino
  • William Traenkle, Tranquilnet
  • Evelyn Travnik, Genomatica
  • Mike Trkay, FICO
  • Arie Trouw, Webble
  • John Tsoukatos, Dexcom, Inc.
  • Tim Tucker, Grom Social, Inc.
  • Lynne Tufts, City of Encinitas
  • Francisco Turner, Turner Telco
  • Darline Ulrich, Solutions for Change
  • Blake Underwood, Humana
  • Marc Upchurch, Mental Health Systems, Inc.
  • Jorge Valdes, Dexcom, Inc.
  • Mark Valldolid, St. Paul’s Senior Services
  • Ramon Valverde, El Dorado Care Center
  • Valentino Vaschetto, Iconic Industry, Inc.
  • Ricky Vazquez, San Ysidro Health Centers
  • Diego Velazaquez, Hongji Metal USA, LLC
  • Brian Vinciguerra, Audax Communication
  • Quoc Vo, Francis Parker School
  • Phu Vu, Pacific Maritime Industries, Corp.
  • Julie Walker, Copy Corral
  • Tom Walker, Mdw Management, Inc.
  • Steven Ward, One Trust Home Loans
  • Greg Ward, Synergeyes, Inc.
  • Richard Warner, Feather & Fringe Salone
  • Matthew Webb, ACCUMEN, Inc.
  • Chris Wessells, University of San Diego
  • Dave West, Sentre Partners
  • Mark White, Paradise Village
  • Tim White, San Diego Symphony
  • Daryl White, Tillster
  • Josh Whittle, Carpet Club
  • Nathan Wilder, Ethertronics, Inc.
  • Shane Willis, TB Penick & Sons Incorporated
  • Ben Wilmer, Maxwell Technologies, Inc.
  • Randy Wilson, Leavitt Insurance Agency of San Diego
  • Micky Witztum, The Visual Pak Companies
  • Keith Wright, Ramona Unified School District
  • Chas Wurster, Gimbal
  • Jason Yates, BrightScope
  • David Yeager, Country Hills Health Care
  • Michael Young, Classy
  • Jhun Yuson, J. R. Filanc Construction Company, Inc.
  • Frank Zalich, Neighborhood House Association
  • Mick Zentic, Pacific Sun Properties
  • Bill Zondler, Milennium Health