BISMARCK, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The Technology Council of North Dakota (TechND) is seeking nominations for its 2020 North Dakota Technology Awards.

Nominations are sought in three categories: Premier Tech Business, Technology Innovator and North Dakota Tech Champion.

Additional information on award criteria and nomination forms are available at technd.org/Technology-Awards. The nomination deadline is June 26.

These awards recognize individuals, entities and businesses that are changing the face of the technology industry. North Dakota’s tech leaders will be recognized for their achievements in and contributions to the state’s technology industry. Awards program details are yet to be determined.

“The North Dakota Technology Awards Program is TechND’s way of recognizing the efforts of individuals and entities that have played a vital role in the use, growth and development of technology in North Dakota,” says Justin Forde, TechND president.

Founded in 2000 by North Dakota business, government and education leaders, TechND (formerly Information Technology Council of North Dakota) has spent the past two decades advocating for a positive business climate for technology companies, addressing tech workforce needs, encouraging infrastructure development and providing knowledge sharing opportunities for its membership.