Top Presenter Awards Highlight the 2011 New England Venture Summit

New York, NY, December 21, 2011 --( This year's New England Venture Summit, held December 13th-14th, at the Hilton Boston-Dedham, offered attendees high level discussions, exciting panels and invaluable networking opportunities. However, the highlight of the conference came as the Top Presenter awards were announced.

The Top Presenter Awards were given to two companies in each of the three tracks – Tech, Life Sciences and Clean Tech. In the Tech field, Servio was awarded first place, with Vyycore taking second place. In the Life Sciences track, Allara Therapeutics placed first, and Noxilizer came second. Finally, Tantaline won first place in Clean Tech with Planteco Holdings Ltd. coming second.

The 6th annual New England Venture Summit featured more than 40 of the nation's top tier VCs and investors, as well as presentations from 79 Top Innovators from the tech, clean-tech and life sciences sectors.

While hundreds of candidates were nominated for a Top Innovator spot, only 79 companies made the final cut. This year's Top Innovators included: 7AC Technologies, Inc. | Accudial Pharmaceutical, Inc. | Advanced Battery Concepts, LLC | Advirna | Allara Therapeutics | Amorphical Ltd. | Axxana | Brite Solar | CavitroniX Corporation | Cervel Neurotech | Consult a Doctor | CosmosID™, Inc. | DenTack Implants Ltd. | Dossia | EnviroPure | EyePredict | | FS Maritime Ventures Corp. | | GuardTime | Harvest Power, Inc. | Healarium Inc. | HouseFix Inc. | Hydrovolts Inc. | ICR Turbine Engine Corporation | Igloo Software | Innovatient Solutions, Inc. | Inovateus Solar LLC | InVasc Therapeutics, Inc. | I-POSTMORTEM Ltd. | Kalos Therapeutics, Inc | Kidobi | LitoGreen Montion | M2 Renewables, Inc | MabVax Therapeutics, Inc. | | MegAir Ltd | Micronotes | MOBILE INSIGHT | Mucosis BV | Myomo, Inc. | Neighbor Points | NeoSaej | Novus Imaging, Inc. | Noxilizer | NX PharmaGen | Oncolix, Inc. | OptiCul Diagnostics | Optosecurity Inc. | Parlor.FM Inc. | Patient Engagement Systems | Perfecto Mobile | PICS, Inc. | PIP360 Inc | Planteco Holdings Ltd. | PodPonics, LLC | PrimeraDx, Inc. | Recovery Science Technologies, Inc. | Revel Systems | Rho Renewables, Inc. | Rightware, Ltd | Servio | SheerWind | Smart Perfusion, LLC | SURFACExchange LLC | Sword Diagnostics Inc. | Tantaline | TransClick Inc. | Translational Sciences Corporation | Unrabble | VasoTech, Inc. | Verdicorp Renewable Energy Power Systems | Virtual Computer, Inc. | Vive Crop Protection | Vyycore Corporation | Wave Semiconductor | Weemba | WinBuyer | ZetrOz.

"We were fortunate to have such innovative and inspiring companies in attendance this year. While it made selecting winners more difficult, the conference really benefited from the high caliber of startups that were featured this year," said Joe Benjamin Founder and CEO of youngStartup ventures.

The New England Venture Summit is the premier destination for cutting-edge startup companies and top members of the investment community. The summit serves as a way for emerging companies and investors to find deals, fund the future and network with hundreds of potential partners over just a couple days, making the often difficult task of networking and making deals much simpler.

For complete details on this and other summits, please visit youngStartup ventures;

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