PHILADELPHIA, PA, August 30, 2016

Brian Fitzpatrick named as Marcum Innovator of the Year Finalist

Philadelphia SmartCEO Announces the 2016 Marcum Innovator of the Year Awards Finalists. 37 innovators to be honored in Marcum's Innovator of the Year Awards

Philadelphia SmartCEO and Marcum LLP are pleased to announce the 2016 Marcum Innovator of the Year Awards. The Marcum Innovator of the Year program recognizes the Greater Philadelphia metropolitan area's most innovative individuals and organizations in their fields. The 2016 Marcum Innovator of the Year finalists collectively add vitality and economic stability, and raise the bar higher for both Philadelphia businesses and the U.S. as a whole. This year's finalists will be profiled in the November/December issue of Philadelphia SmartCEO magazine and celebrated at an awards ceremony on October 26, 2016 at SugarHouse Casino.

Please see below for a complete list of finalists and for program details. To share in the excitement leading up to the event, follow us @SmartCEO #MarcumInnovator.

"Innovation drives progress, prosperity and growth, and the 2016 Marcum Innovator of the Year finalists have proven that their contributions have made an impact on their clients and the Philadelphia region, if not the world," says Jaime Nespor-Zawmon, President of SmartCEO. "We are proud to recognize them for their distinguished achievements, their commitment to a better future, and their fearless pursuit of excellence."

The Marcum Innovator of the Year Awards ceremony on October 26, 2016 is an expected sell-out event where more than 300 local executives and guests will gather to celebrate and honor Philadelphia's leading innovators. The event will kick off with a networking reception, followed by a video-packed awards ceremony that will announce winners in the following categories: Biotech/Healthcare, Business Services, Manufacturing, Real Estate and Technology.

2016 Marcum Innovator of the Year Awards
Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: SugarHouse Casino
1001 N. Delaware Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125
Attire: Business Cocktail

2016 Marcum Innovator of the Year Awards Finalists

Innovator Breakthrough Award
CSL Behring
Paul Perreault

Biotech/Healthcare - Small/Medium
BusinessOne Technologies Inc.
James A. Barone
Freenome, Inc.
Gabriel Otte
GSI Health
LeRoy E. Jones
Vincera Institute
William C. Meyers, MD

Biotech/Healthcare - Large
Absorption Systems LP
Patrick Dentinger
TRIOSE, Inc.
Ira Tauber
Wedgewood Pharmacy
Marcy A. Bliss

Business Services - Small
Jacobson Strategic Communications
Susan Jacobson
Replica Creative
Dr. Keith Leaphart

Business Services - Medium/Large
MediaMark Spotlight
Gina Ferraro
Public Health Management Corporation
Richard J. Cohen
Square 2 Marketing
Mike Lieberman

Manufacturing - Small
Metal Edge International
Jonathan Frank
Ultra Clean Technologies Corp.
Bruce Riley

Manufacturing - Medium
Ancillare, LP
Joanne Santomauro
Infiana USA, Inc.
Robert Shumoski
K'NEX Brands
Michael Araten
Sea Box, Inc.
Jim Brennan Jr.

Manufacturing - Large
Pentec Health, Inc.
Joseph Cosgrove
Radwell International, Inc.
Brian Radwell
Rastelli Foods Group
Raymond Rastelli Jr.

Real Estate - Small
MEH Investments
Brian Halligan
Odin Properties
Philip Balderston
Scannapieco Development Corporation
Tom Scannapieco

Real Estate - Medium
Madison Concrete Construction
James J. Dolente
Post Brothers
Matthew Pestronk

Real Estate - Large
Drexel University/Radnor Property Group LLC
John A. Fry/David J. Yeager
Korman Communities
Larry Korman

Technology - Small
ColdLight
Ryan Caplan
Dorado Systems, Inc.
Edward Kennedy
Guru
Rick Nucci
Pegasus Technologies, LLC
Matthew D. Tucker
UpdatesCentral
Patrick Baynes

Technology - Medium/Large
Anexinet
Mark Langsfeld
eMoney Advisor, LLC
Ed O'Brien
LoanLogics
Brian K. Fitzpatrick

About the Marcum Innovator of the Year Awards

The Marcum Innovator of the Year Awards program, hosted in partnership with Philadelphia SmartCEO, celebrates businesses in Greater Philadelphia that are pioneering new advancements in the fields of Biotech/Healthcare, Business Services, Manufacturing, Real Estate and Technology. These companies and individuals are adding to the vitality and economic stability of the Philadelphia area. Innovator of the Year Awards finalists will be celebrated at an awards event in October, where category winners will be announced live, and profiled in the November/December issue of Philadelphia SmartCEO magazine.

About SmartCEO

SmartCEO's mission is to educate and inspire the business community through its award-winning magazine, connections at C-level events and access to valuable online resources. SmartCEO's integrated media platforms reach decision makers in the Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Long Island, New Jersey, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, metropolitan areas.

For more information about the 2017 Marcum Innovator of the Year Awards nomination process and sponsorship opportunities, email Laura Chisholm at lchisholm@smartceo.com.

About LoanLogics

LoanLogics was founded eleven years ago to improve the transparency and accuracy of the mortgage process and improve the quality of loans. LoanLogics serves the needs of residential mortgage lenders, servicers, insurers, and investors that want to improve loan quality, performance and reliability throughout the loan lifecycle. It develops advanced solutions that help clients validate compliance, improve profitability, and manage risk during the manufacture, sale and servicing of loan assets. Achieving these goals was the motivation in the development of the industry's first Enterprise Loan Quality and Performance Analytics Platform. To learn more, visit www.loanlogics.com.

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