Backbone and KPMG present the PICK 20 Awards -- Canada's premier Web 2.0 innovators
January 23, 2008

CATA calls for Nominations

Ottawa, Ontario, Jan 23, 2008 -- Backbone and KPMG are assembling Canada's first and only ranking of Canadian Web 2.0 pioneers. We're looking for the companies who are leading the way in one or more of the following implementation categories:

  1. Problem solving: customer response, idea generation, solution brainstorming
  2. Innovation: crowdsourcing, market prediction, participatory feedback
  3. Collaboration: jams, customer input, user rankings
  4. Knowledge sharing and management: teamware, wikis, blogs and collaborative content creation

And we need your help. Is your company using Web 2.0 technology in an innovative way? Do you know someone who is?

A nominee could be a person, a company, a particular product or even one specific implementation or use of Web 2.0 technology. The nominee has to be Canadian and has to be using Web 2.0 techniques in an innovative way, but otherwise the field is wide open.

Please visit to complete our nominations form. Deadline for submission is Friday Feb 15th.We'll announce winners in Backbone's July issue and offer up analysis and insight into what made these companies stand out.

KPMG and Backbone will also be hosting a few events presenting the award winners etc.

Get your nominations in and help us recognize Web 2.0 excellence in Canada.

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