The BCIC – New Ventures Competition: Regional Top 20 Finalists were announced in November.

Over the next two weeks we’ll be highlighting the finalists leading up to the Awards Ceremony on February 23rd in Kelowna.

Here is Part III featuring four randomly selected finalists from around the province (You can read Part I here and Part II here).

Simple Engine Media – Kelowna

StreetText adds a layer of interactive marketing to a small business’ current marketing mix by enabling owners to deliver targeted messages and promotions directly to customers’ mobile phones by text. The company’s full-scale mobile marketing automation platform will enable businesses to build a life-cycle marketing engine and convert one-time customers into repeat customers.

TanMan Sun Control Products Ltd. – West Kelowna

TanMan Sun Control Product Ltd. offers a full spectrum of UVA/UVB SPF 30+ sunscreen protection products that provide ‘grip enhancing’ characteristics for better performance in sport. TanMan’s products have ten times the shelf life of comparable products on the market and business card-size packaging makes it easy to take with you anywhere.

Trajectory Design Automation Corp. – Kelowna

Trajectory Design Automation Corp. helps computer chip companies design better chips. Its first product, a temperature-modeling software tool for digital integrated circuit design, uses analytical solutions to obtain highly accurate 3D temperature forecasts, enabling faster design turnaround for engineers and better chips as a result.

UnityJDBC – Kelowna

UnityJDBC makes data reporting and analysis faster and more efficient, allowing data from multiple sources to be queried, manipulated, combined and summarized for rapid decision-making. The software works with any Java-enabled platform and is currently benefiting clients in system development, health informatics and banking.