App Annie Named Among San Francisco Business Times 2017 Tech and Innovation Award Winners

May 17, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - (May 17, 2017) - San Francisco Business Times announced that Bertrand Schmitt, CEO and Co-founder of App Annie is a winner of the annual 2017 Tech & Innovation Award. These awards are an opportunity for the San Francisco Business Times to profile and highlight companies and entrepreneurs that are driving the economy in the Bay Area and changing the way business is done around the world. Schmitt and 24 others were selected out of hundreds of regional nominations by a panel of the Business Times’ editorial staff who paid close attention to the merits and growth potential of companies.

The winners of this year are:

  • Anki | Best Machine Learning/AI | Boris Sofman, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • App Annie | Best Enterprise App/Service | Bertrand Schmitt, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • Aqua Metals | Best Green/Environmental Tech | Stephen Clarke, CEO | Alameda, CA
  • Clover Health | Best Digital Health App/Service | Vivek Garipalli, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • Dedrone | Best Hardware | Joerg Lamprecht, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • DoorDash | Best On-Demand App/Service | Tony Xu, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • EducationSuperHighway | Tech For Good | Evan Marwell, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • eero | Best Hardware | Nick Weaver, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • Electronics for Imaging | Best Enterprise App/Service | Guy Gecht, CEO | Fremont, CA
  • Gigster | Best On-Demand App/Service | Roger Dickey, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • HackerRank | Best Startup | Vivek Ravisankar, CEO | Palo Alto, CA
  • Impossible Foods | Best Foodtech | Pat Brown, CEO | Redwood City, CA
  • Metromile | Best Fintech | Dan Preston, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • Navdy | Best Automobile Technology | Doug Simpson, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • Plangrid | Best Mobile App | Tracy Young, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • Robinhood | Best Fintech | Vlad Tenev & Baiju Bhatt, Co-CEOs | Palo Alto, CA
  • Roblox | Best Gaming/E-Sports | Dave Baszucki, CEO | San Mateo, CA
  • Start X | Best Accelerator/Incubator | Joseph Huang, CEO | Palo Alto, CA
  • The RealReal | Best E-Commerce App/Service | Julie Wainwright, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • Tile | Best Startup | Mike Farley, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • Touch of Modern | Best E-Commerce App/Service | Jerry Hum, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • Veeva Systems | Best Digital Health App/Service | Peter Gassner, CEO | Pleasanton, CA
  • Vungle | Best Ad Tech | Zain Jaffer, CEO | San Francisco, CA
  • Wikimedia Foundation | Tech For Good | Katherine Maher, Executive Director | San Francisco, CA
  • Zendesk | Best Enterprise App/Service | Mikkel Svane, CEO | San Francisco, CA