Founder/Entrepreneur of the Year award

joel-gibbardThis is an award for those in our community who have consistently demonstrated a significant entrepreneurial spirit and whose digital activity has shown commitment, enthusiasm, success and achievement.

2014 winner: Joel Gibbard

The judges said: ‘Brilliant use of new technology to disrupt a tired old sector and transform lives by making prosthetics more capable, affordable and accessible. Joel combines technical brilliance with a positive social mission, making this a real example of entrepreneurship at its best.’

Also shortlisted:

 Judged by:

charlotte-calkinCharlotte Calkin
Curator
TedXYouth
margaret-heffernanMargaret Heffernan
Blogger
The Huffington Post
mark-panayMark Panay
Co-founder and MD
Simpleweb
ian-milbournIan Milbourn
Owner
Notion Capital
evan-rudowskiEvan Rudowski
Managing Partner
Atlantic Leap
nat-al-tahhanNat Al-Tahhan
Art Director
Opposable Games