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Nominees for 2011 TechPoint Mira Awards Program Dominated by Newcomers and Startups

More than half of the companies, schools and individuals competing for the state’s top technology honors are first-time nominees

INDIANAPOLIS (March 18, 2011) — TechPoint, a statewide initiative to grow the technology sector, has announced the nominees for its 12th annual Mira Awards presented by BKD CPAs & Advisors. More than half of this year’s nominees are startups and newcomers who are participating in the awards program for the first time.

TechPoint Mira Awards recognize excellence and achievement of Indiana’s outstanding technology industry performers and contributors, and focuses attention on the broader issue of the important role technology plays in Indiana’s economy.

Independent Mira Awards judges evaluate and score each submitted nomination, and the scoring determines which nominees become finalists. Finalists will be announced next week. Mira Award finalists will deliver presentations and answer questions in person to one of five panels of judges.

The 2011 Mira Award winners will be announced at an “Oscars-style” award ceremony being held Saturday, May 7, at the new JW Marriott Indianapolis. TechPoint will again honor past Mira Award winners and finalists attending the ceremony with a special “Winner’s Circle” VIP reception. Visit http://www.techpoint.org/mira for more information about the activities and special features of the 2011 Mira Awards Gala.

The nominees for the 2011 TechPoint Mira Awards presented by BKD are as follows. The “gazelle” designation indicates that a company has been in business less than three years in the IT category or five years in the life sciences category:

Visit http://www.techpoint.org/mira for more information about the 2011 TechPoint Mira Awards presented by BKD.

About BKD

BKD, LLP, (www.bkd.com) the 10th largest CPA and advisory firm in the U.S., helps people and businesses realize their goals. Our more than 2,000 dedicated professionals offer solutions to clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer clients a variety of services in accounting, audit and assurance, tax, risk management, technology, corporate finance, forensic and valuation services and wealth management. We combine the insight and ideas of multiple disciplines to provide solutions to a wide range of industries, including financial services, not-for-profit, manufacturing, distribution, health care, construction and real estate.

BKD is based in 32 offices within 12 states in the central United States. Praxity, AISBL, a global alliance of independent firms, enhances BKD's ability to serve the dynamic needs of multinational clients. PraxityTM is your gateway to tax, assurance and consulting services delivered by alliance firms committed to the highest standards required in international business.

About TechPoint

TechPoint is Indiana’s statewide technology initiative focused on growing Indiana’s tech sector by promoting the successes of technology companies and professionals; supporting the formation, expansion, and attraction of technology companies; and advocating appropriate public policy. For more information, please visit www.techpoint.org.

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