Nina Hoff has been awarded Techionista‘s Entrepreneur of the Year. The founder and CEO of Eindhoven based ByFlow received the prize Thursday evening. The Techionista Awards honor the 5 most talented Women in Tech in the Netherlands. The winners are chosen by the Jury in 4 categories: Tech Talent, Tech Leader, Tech Entrepreneur and Tech Inspirator. Additionally, the Public Award was granted.

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From the jury report:

“The jury did not search within the Tech Entrepreneur category only for someone with a well-executed idea, but an idea which is at the same time applicable and convincing as a business model. According to the jury, 3D printing is the future. 3D-printing of FOOD, speaks to the imagination even more.”

After the success of High tech Campus based ByFlow at the Food Industry Fair Horecava 2018 and announcement of their collaboration with Verstegen Spices&Souces, the award is the company’s third great achievement within less than a month of the new year.

The winners in the other categories are:
– Farshida Zafar – Tech Leader 2018,
– Ineke Scheffers – Tech Talent 2018,
– Felienne Hermans – Tech Inspirator 2018,
– Esther van Luit – winner of the Public Award.

The jury of the Techionista Awards 2018 consisted of: Gina Doekhie (Forensic IT expert, FOX-IT), Mary-Jo de Leeuw (vice president of Women in Cyber Security Foundation), Tineke Meijerman (Head of Corporate Communications Benelux, Facebook), Antoinette Pernot (Senior Account Manager, SAS), Daphne Laan (Head of Partners, Google Netherlands), Anneke Keller (Head of Jumbo Tech Campus) and Frank Caris (CCO dean one).

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