5 great reasons startups should enter the Tech Trailblazers Awards

1.  Prizes for everyone — even if you don’t win.
Winners receive GigaOM research as well as other prizes worth $50K. There are also chances to win free tickets Structure:Europe too, by entering before the early bird deadline of August 12.  What GigaOM loves about these awards is that everybody who enters receives something. There is nothing more frustrating than investing time and effort without any return. The goody-bag prizes offer everyone services and products that will deliver tangible value.
2.  The judges list is a who’s who of enterprise tech influencers.
With outstanding judges, the Tech Trailblazers allows startups to showcase their innovations to industry leaders, which can lead to exciting business opportunities, now and in the future.
3.  Mentoring.
Each category winner receives expert mentoring — a unique opportunity to get insight and development support for your business.
4.  Fame as well as fortune.
GigaOM is not alone in appreciating the value of Tech Trailblazers in unearthing leading enterprise technology. Other Tech Trailblazer supporters include Cloud Security Alliance, ChinaAXLR8R, VMware, Storage Networking Industry Association, Startup America, Innovation Warehouse, TiE Silicon Valley, StarTau, AfriLabs, Launchpad Europe and VLAB.
5.  It’s easy to enter.
The entry form is easy to complete and upload to the site. We even tell you how the judges will weight each element of the form. So if you are a startup in enterprise tech, are five years or younger, and are privately funded (Series C or below) enter today.