CLEVELAND, Sept. 8, 2021: Cuyahoga Community College’s (Tri-C®)
Information Technology Services (ITS) department has been
hard at work throughout the pandemic. Operating largely behind
the scenes, ITS has been essential to the College’s ability to
transition to an all-remote work and school environment last
year and back to on-site work and classes this summer and fall.
Now, the department gets to take a long-deserved turn in the
spotlight as a finalist for Tech Team of the Year in the Greater
Cleveland Partnership’s 2021 Best of Tech Awards.
The awards celebrate local organizations that play a key role in
advancing and supporting the area’s tech sector. Tri-C is one of
16 companies and higher education institutions to be named a
In addition to Tech Team of the Year, other finalist categories
include Best Technology Solution – Commercial, Tech Company of
the Year – Large Company, Tech Company of the Year – Small
Company, Best Tech Services Company and Most Promising Startup.
Three area organizations were also honored with Tech Week
Winners will be announced during an awards event Sept. 30 at
Corporate College® East in Warrensville Heights.
“We are very excited to be named a finalist in the Best of Tech
Awards,” said Standish Stewart, vice president of ITS and
chief information officer at Tri-C. “This is a reflection of the
hard work, dedication and creativity of our ITS team as they
continue to help the College run smoothly during a difficult
Visit gcptechweek.com/best-of-tech-2021 for
more information and a link to purchase tickets to the Sept. 30,
2021 reception and event.