Winners were announced in various different categories that saw companies walking away with trophies for the boardroom.
"The purpose of the Latvian Startup Awards is to honour remarkable accomplishments, breakthroughs, and triumphs of startups. It is a testament to their unwavering dedication and unwavering spirit," said organizers of the idea behind the awards.
The initiative is run by the NGO and non-profit Latvian Startup Association Startin.LV, which represents startup interests.
🎆And the winners of Latvian Startup Awards 2023 are!— StartinLV (@StartinLV) September 8, 2023
BREAKTHROUGH - @Naco_tech
NEWCOMER - @Swotzyofficial
SCALEUP - @Giraffe360
IMPACT - Cellbox Labs
HARDWARE - @aerones_com
DIGITAL - @WebScraperIO
FOUNDER-HERO - Artis Kehris
COMMUNITY CHOICE - BirgerMind
Now we party...🎉 pic.twitter.com/4TTkke1wJD
Attending the awards ceremony was President Edgars Rinkēvičs who said: "Today's awarded companies are a vivid example of the fact that we do not lack ambitions to change Latvia. The ideas of start-ups change the way industries work and develop innovations. Latvia needs economic changes, and start-ups must be a part of them."
More details, including how the awards were decided: https://startupawards.lv/