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BC Export Awards: Advancing Technology & Innovation company finalists

The BC Export Awards are the most prestigious awards program in the province to pay tribute to the success and innovative approaches of B.C. exporting companies
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Three B.C. export companies are finalists for a 2023 BC Export Award for advancing technology and innovation.

This category recognizes a company that has brought innovation to its business to achieve success and improve processes. The winner will be announced at an in-person daytime awards event Feb. 10 at the Terminal City Club. 

The finalists are:

Copperleaf Technologies

Copperleaf Technologies

Copperleaf provides enterprise decision analytics software solutions to companies managing critical infrastructure. They leverage operational and financial data to empower clients to make investment decisions that deliver the highest business value. What sets them apart is their commitment to providing extraordinary experiences, shaped by people who care deeply, products that deliver exceptional value and partnerships that stand the test of time. Together, they are transforming how the world sees value.

East Side Games

East Side Games

East Side Games creates free-to-play mobile games and the technology to grow them. They publish games through the Google Play and Apple App marketplaces as well as Netflix Games. They have a user-acquisition team overseeing their digital marketing campaigns. East Side Games publishes games with global development partners using their IdleKit game framework.


Ecoation Innovative Solutions Inc.

Ecoation offers an IPM and Yield Forecasting Platform that enables growers to minimize pesticide use and optimize the use of biological agents to control pests. It also allows growers to more accurately predict weekly harvests, which enables them to get optimal prices for their produce in the market. Ecoation technology is being used around the world with existing customers in Canada, U.S., Mexico, Germany, Belgium, France and Italy, and customers in the deployment queue in the Czech Republic, Croatia and Japan. Ecoation leverages the export reach of its internal sales team through sales channel partner agreements with global IPM giants Biobest and Plant Products.

One of these three companies will be recognized with the annual Advancing Technology & Innovation Award, presented by StrongerBC, as part of the BC Export Awards, which take place in Vancouver on Feb. 10 and recognize excellence in exporting across eight categories.

The award recipient in each category is eligible to be recognized as the 2023 BC Export Awards’ Exporter of the Year.