Sofia, Bulgaria (January 29, 2014) – The Bulgarian Association of Information Technologies (BAIT) awarded Ontotext its Business Innovation award at this year’s award ceremony held at the Grand Hotel Sofia.
The Business Innovation award is one of 10 awards handed out annually by BAIT to organizations and individuals. Other categories include Corporate Social Responsibility, Startup Company of the Year and Mobile Solutions. The Business Innovation category is awarded to companies that create and popularize Bulgarian IT products worldwide. The judges took into account Ontotext’s success with Media & Publishing solutions, the GraphDB™ RDF database and our work in the Pharmaceutical sector. Ontotext was presented the award by John Higgins, Director General of DIGITALEUROPE.
The event was held as part of the European project “E-skills for jobs 2014” and was sponsored by VMWare, Microsoft, Cisco, SAP and EMC. Those in attendance were joined by Rosen Plevneliev, President of the Republic of Bulgaria.