TNW Romanian Startup Awards: here are the winners

Meet the most talented entrepreneurs and Startups in Romania

05 FEBRUARY 2013, BUCHAREST, ROMANIA
Summary
What a great finale. After 4 weeks of online batteling to get nominations and votes it was finally time to reveal the winners of the Romanian Startup Awards. Check out the most talented startups, designs, apps, investors and founders of Romania!
Five weeks ago The Next Web and Geekcelerator announced the Romanian Startup Awards. An online competition to discover the most talented startups, founders and investors of the country.  

The public could nominate and vote for their favorites in 7 categories. We received 1489 nominations and 8659 votes which resulted in the following winners:

Startup of the Year (sponsored by Microsoft): mavenhut.com

Best Web App: Solitaire Arena 

Best Mobile App: slickflick.com

Best Design (sponsored by X3 studios): zonga.ro

Best User Experience: zonga.ro

Best (Co-)Founder: Bobby Voicu, Mavenhut

Best Investor: Adrian Gheara

Congratulations to the winners! They receive a ticket to TNW Conference Europe 2013 in Amsterdam, the 25th and 26th of April. 
TNW and Geekcelerator will host an intimate Bucharest Meetup that takes place tonight, Tuesday February 5th. From 8pm TNW co-founder Patrick de Laive would love to meet with nominees, winners and others from the Romanian tech scene at Mojo, Strada Gabroveni 14, Bucharest. During the meetup, Benetone band will play their awesome rock tunes while beers are sponsored by Okapi Studio.
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About TNW Startup Awards Europe

The TNW Startup Awards are a series of 12 local awards in Europe's tech hubs. In each country, an online competition where the public can nominate and vote their favourite will determine the hottest startups, founders and investors. After the online awards, meetups with a TNW co-founder or editor will take place in Berlin,  London, Dublin, Paris, Barcelona, Bucharest, Warsaw, Amsterdam, Kiev, Moscow, Istanbul and Copenhagen. The categories of the awards are: Startup of the Year, best (co-)founder, best web app, best mobile app, best user experience, slickest design and best investor. The TNW Startup Awards are voted for by the public through their preferred social media channel. http://thenextweb.com/startupawards

About The Next Web

TheNextWeb.com is the source for technology news, business and culture with a worldly perspective. Since its launch in January 2008, the site has grown to a monthly reach over 6 million visitors from across the globe - priding itself on both its US and international audience.

The Next Web Conference is the second largest European Internet conference and is held every year in April, in Amsterdam.


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