PowWow Mobile recognized as a winner of the prestigious 2013 TiE50 Awards at Silicon Valley’s premier conference for technology startups.
BRISBANE, CALIFORNIA – (May 20, 2013) PowWow – a technology start up that delivers Windows applications to a tablet via the cloud – has been recognized as a winner in the prestigious 2013 TiE50 Awards at Silicon Valley’s premier conference for technology startups.
“At PowWow, our goal is to revolutionize mobile work,” said Andrew Cohen, founder and CEO of PowWow. “We are very honored to be recognized by TiE as one of only six of the most innovative mobile start ups in the world.”
TiE is a global network dedicated to fostering entrepreneurs across its international network. Sponsored by top Venture Capital Firms and Fortune 500 corporations. TiEcon is TiE’s premier annual event and is the largest convention in the world dedicated to entrepreneurs.
TiE50 is TiE’s annual awards program and is keenly contested by technology startups. TiE50 judges reviewed over 1,100 companies from 22 countries. The judges included a team of prominent entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, executives and domain experts. Fifty winners were selected from categories including mobile, internet, software, life sciences and energy on May 18 at the 2013 TieCon Conference in Santa Clara, California.
PowWow revolutionizes mobile work by delivering Windows applications to tablets without a port. PowWow does this by using a new approach – Virtualization as a Service – designed specifically for the tablet and the cloud. Any Windows application can be delivered to the tablet in a matter of hours. Gestures, touch and keyboards are configured so each application feels native. And PowWow offers unique mobile features like application sharing for presentations and application co-browsing for support. PowWow – located in Brisbane, California – does all of this with the cost, security and speed benefits of a cloud/SaaS model.
TiE is a global not-for-profit organization fostering entrepreneurship through mentoring, education, and networking. TiE includes network of over 60 chapters in 17 countries with a worldwide membership exceeding 14,000 that includes successful entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, corporate executives, and aspiring entrepreneurs. For more information on TiE, please visit www.tie.org.