Everywhere Ltd, a startup developing a cloud-based POS system for the catering and SME retail industries, has been named Best ICT Startup at the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2017.
The company secured the overall Grand Award and the Gold Award in the Software and Apps category for the startups stream of the awards.
The silver award in this category went to 3D creative lab Apostrophe’S Co, while 360 degree videorama creation app Holumino and design company Innoplay won the bronze award and a certificate of merit respectively.
The gold award for the Social Impact category went to Acesobee Ltd for its electronic healthcare record platform and the related acesome cloud-based personal care eHealth solution.
Silver and bronze in this category went to manufacturer Human Washer and teen depression reduction app developer The Brightly Project respectively.
In the hardware and devices category, there was one silver award winner -- educational app O-Matic Intelligent Robot -- and two bronze winners -- smart film solutions supplier Film Players and transport performance modelling company Ambit Geospatial Solution.
The Best Startup category of HKICTA 2017 was organized by the Hong Kong Business Angel Network and steered by the Office of the Government Chief Innovation Officer (OGCIO).
FWD Life Insurance recently won the grand award in the Best FinTecch category of the awards.