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Judges and Host Unveiled for the Black Tech Achievement Awards US 2024

By November 29, 2023No Comments

Judges and Host Unveiled for the Black Tech Achievement Awards US 2024

This week marks an exciting milestone as we proudly reveal the distinguished host and esteemed panel of judges for the highly anticipated Black Tech Achievement Awards US 2024.

Set to take center stage as the host for next year’s inaugural BTA Awards US is none other than Jay-Ann Lopez, the visionary Founder & CEO of Black Girl Gamers. Her dynamic presence and passion for diversity in the tech industry are sure to set the stage ablaze.

Joining her are four exceptional individuals, each bringing their unique insights and accomplishments to the judging panel:

Arlan Hamilton, Founder of Backstage Capital & Runner & Author

Esosa Ighodaro, Co-founder of Black Women Talk Tech

Ken Gibbs Jr., Executive Vice President, Digital, Ebony Media

India Adams, Product Marketing Manager, Google

These accomplished individuals, with their wealth of expertise and unwavering commitment, are poised to recognize and celebrate outstanding achievements within the tech sector, making this year’s awards truly exceptional.

There are 14 distinguished categories to choose from this year including Rising Star, Diversity Champion and Employer of the Year. See the different categories and criteria on the website.

Save the Date:
🗓️ Awards night: Monday, February 26th, 2024
📍 The Marriott Marquis, Times Square

As the deadline for submissions approaches on January 10th, 2024, we extend an invitation for you to become an integral part of this groundbreaking celebration. Whether you wish to showcase your achievements, nominate a deserving colleague, or secure a seat at this prestigious event.

Take your seat at the table and immerse yourself in a room filled with tech’s foremost names next year. Let’s collectively champion brilliance and innovation within the Black tech community.

For more information and to submit nominations, please visit

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About Black Tech Achievement Awards US:
The Black Tech Achievement Awards US aims to recognize and celebrate the exceptional achievements of individuals within the Black tech community. This groundbreaking event brings together industry leaders, innovators, and advocates to champion diversity and excellence in the ever-evolving tech landscape.