2017 LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD: BILL STRICKLAND

Honoring a lifetime of outstanding contribution to the Creative Industries in Pittsburgh, and around the world
Bill Strickland is the President and CEO of Manchester Bidwell Corporation and its subsidiaries, Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild (MCG) and Bidwell Training Center (BTC), both founded in 1968, and the National Center for Arts and Technology.


2017 CREATORS OF THE YEAR

Honoring six amazing emerging or established Pittsburgh creatives, who are making our region a better place to work, live and create


2017 CO-CREATE BUSINESS IGNITION PROGRAM GRADUATES

2017 BEST OF THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES: FINALISTS

Cast your vote for your favorite projects of 2017 now!

TOP 10 CREATIVE ARTS
PROJECTS OF THE YEAR

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Carnegie Nexus, Carnegie Museums

Start with Art

Alekhya: Spilling Ink, Spilling Ink

OpticVoices, Ya Momz House

Flock, LUXE Creative

Thrival Collective Conduction Performance, bombyx Collective

Body Electric, Lauren Valley

slowdanger

Folk Dances of Nucleic Village, Nick Daniels

 

TOP 10 ENTERTAINMENT + MEDIA PROJECTS OF THE YEAR

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StudioME

Lasers for the F*CK Cancer, featuring Martin Garrix Event, Pyrotecnico

The Perfect Friend Request, 48 Hour Film Project

Peale's Museum, Argentine Productions

Stories, Animated Short, Matthew Boccia

“Revolution” Music Video, Tehilah Spencer + Island Bwoy

Telling Stories Podcast Series, Jennie Dorris

#CAKE, Jose Muniain

Dollar Bank Agricultural Vignettes, PMI

Food Systems Documentary Series, David Bernabo

TOP 10 COMMUNICATIONS PROJECTS OF THE YEAR

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Vitamix: Start Your Adventure, Spacejunk

MSA MOVE: Change Management Tool, Tier1 Performance

Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium “The Islands”, Beyond Spots & Dots

Biller: Making Billing Thrilling, Net Health

The Journey, Brunner

CMOA's Helio Oiticica Digital Billboard, ity Advertising

RE/MAX "Realty Innovation on RETS Platform", 3twenty9

New Year's Resolutions, 321 Blink

Meyer, Unkovic & Scott LLP Rebranding, 4CDesignWorks

The Center for Daisheretics

 

TOP 10 GAMING + EDUCATION PROJECTS OF THE YEAR

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The Lemonade Project, Art Up

Seeing is Believing, CPR for Classrooms

Booeys: A Ghost’s Code, Simcoach Games

Avenue of Flags: War on Terror Virtual Memorial, Andrew Pavlick, Jordan Walsh, Tom Flynn

Happy Atoms, Schell Games

Little Wanderer's Wish, Entertainment Technology Center

Forestry, Decoder

Expedition: The Roleplaying Card Game, FabricateIO

Blossom Tales Video Game, CastlePixel

MazeToons, Joe Wos

 

 

 

TOP 10 DESIGN + MAKER PROJECTS OF THE YEAR

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AutoSet, Velocity Robotics

Module Incremental Housing Technology, Module

Google Pixel Case, KerfCase

Alloy 26 Co-Working Space, Desmone Architects & Faros Properties

Radius Area Gas Monitor for Industrial Scientific, Daedalus

Duolingo Interior Renovations, MBM Contracting

Movin with Kira, Kira Melville

SHplates             

Tactile Reproductions of the works of Andy Warhol, J. David Whitewolf

 

TOP 10 INTERACTIVE  PROJECTS OF THE YEAR

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HoloFields, DATASYNCED

RendrFX Motion Graphics Templates, RendrFX

Virtual Reality Tour Generator, BHiveLab

WorkBook Software, WorkBook Software Inc

Immersive Visual Directory of Pittsburgh Businesses, ProFromGo

Intuitive user interface for predictive analytics software, Othot and Rivers Agile 

Skale: Where food measures up™, Savvior

Leaderchip℠ Mobile Application, Celerity

Flippy: Star in Famous Clips, Flippy

Skyword Personalized Recommendations, Skyword