Quantela Nominated for “Powerhouse Company of the Year” at the New England Venture Capital Association’s 2021 NEVY Awards
Burlington, MA, November 8, 2021 – Today, Quantela Inc. has announced that it has been shortlisted for the Powerhouse Company of the Year Award in the 2021 NEVY Awards Cleantech category, hosted by the New England Venture Capital Association (NEVCA) and presented by Dell Technologies. The NEVYs, now in their ninth year, celebrate New England’s top innovators, investors, and companies across the region’s health care, life science, tech, medtech, and cleantech communities. Final winners will be revealed via live broadcast at the House of Blues Boston on December 2, 2021, at 6:30pm.
"The NEVYs were born out of a desire to shine a spotlight on the amazing companies and breakthroughs happening in New England, with each year seeming like the nominees are even more impressive than the last," said Jody Rose, President of the NEVCA. "That’s certainly no exception with our nominated companies for 2021, whose achievements in their respective fields are truly outstanding. We look forward to showcasing each of them at our December 2nd event and celebrating the continued strength and vitality of this region’s innovation ecosystem."
With a focus on the regional business community, nominees – selected by the NEVYs Academy, comprised of investors from the region’s top venture capital firms – are both locally headquartered and locally backed. Nominations for the Powerhouse Company of the Year go to companies exemplifying New England’s leading place in the industry, and have received Series C+ funding, or have achieved an IPO, M&A, or significant liquidity event.
“We are honored to be nominated by the New England Venture Capital Association for our contributions toward cleantech, ” said Amr Salem, CEO of Quantela. “We are focused on helping communities improve environmental sustainability and quality of life by delivering data-driven outcomes. Our smart lighting offering is one example of how we are supporting communities throughout New England - and globally – to immediately reduce their streetlight energy consumption and associated costs, whilst improving public safety.”
Quantela is a technology company that offers outcomes business models to help cities and communities put the right digital infrastructure in place to achieve their economic, social, and environmental objectives. For more information on Quantela Inc. please visit www.quantela.com.
Joining Dell Technologies in supporting the 9th Annual NEVY Awards are sponsors IDA Ireland, JP Morgan, Alexandria, Matter, Deloitte, Abbvie, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, and V2 Communications. Tickets can be purchased at thenevys.com.
About Quantela Inc.
Quantela Inc. founded in 2015, is a technology company that offers outcomes business models through the digitization of urban infrastructure. Unlike other technology companies, we tailor our offerings (what we can digitize) and the business model (how we partner with our customer to deliver that digitization) to drive measurable impact where our customers need it most. Today, working with cities and towns; utilities, and public venues, our team of 280+ experts offer a vast array of outcomes business models through technologies like digital advertising, smart lighting, smart traffic, and digitized citizen services. Quantela is supported by key investors, Digital Alpha, a leading alternative asset manager focused on Digital infrastructure; and Energy Impact Partners, a global investment platform leading the transition to a sustainable energy future. The company is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts in the Unites States of America with offices across Europe, and Asia.
About the New England Venture Capital Association
The New England Venture Capital Association (NEVCA) works toward a collaborative, inclusive, and prosperous innovation ecosystem. Through unique program-building, critical policy work, innovative regional marketing and dynamic local events, the NEVCA invests in the entrepreneurial ecosystem on behalf of the VC community. From celebrations (the NEVY Awards) to content series (VC Briefings and Syndicate Sessions), workforce development programs (Hack.Diversity and the Bioscience & Investor Inclusion Group) to advocacy and legislation (noncompete and immigration reform), the NEVCA is at once a network, catalyst and resource for the innovation economy.
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