RALEIGH, N.C., – September 21, 2016 – WebAssign, a leading provider of digital instructional solutions for faculty and students, has been selected as a finalist for the NC Tech Awards in two categories, Communications and E-commerce. The NC Tech Awards is North Carolina’s only statewide technology awards program, recognizing companies and individuals who have characterized excellence, innovation and leadership, presented by the North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA).
Headquartered in Raleigh, on NC State University’s Centennial Campus, WebAssign is a benefit company dedicated to developing edtech solutions to support STEM education and foster student concept mastery.
“Since 1995, the NC Tech Awards have honored companies for outstanding achievement in the tech sector and use of technology. As a finalist in this year’s awards, WebAssign has distinguished itself as one of the state’s technology leaders,” stated Brooks Raiford, NCTA’s President and CEO.
A review committee comprised of non-profit, media, education, and technology leaders representing various regions of the state selected this year’s finalists. The awards process culminates with the NC Tech Awards Gala on November 10, 2016 at the Raleigh Convention Center where hundreds of leaders from across the state will gather to celebrate the tech sector and honor the winners and finalists in each category.
“We are honored to be recognized in these two categories,” said Alex Bloom, president of WebAssign. “We strive to promote, support, and improve education through technology and are pleased to see our efforts recognized by the North Carolina Technology Association.”