PRLog - May 16, 2012 - CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS -- Tymefly today announced it has been selected as a finalist in the “Best Consumer Tech That Makes Life Easier” category for the MITX Innovation Awards. Held annually by the Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange, the MITX Innovation Awards celebrate the innovations powering the future of marketing and revolutionizing the way we work and play.
Tymefly - 2012 MITX Innovation Awards Finalist
"The 2012 finalists represent some of the best innovators in the region, these forward-thinking companies are developing unique, new solutions to problems that are game changing," said MITX President Debi Kleiman. "We were so impressed by this group during a very competitive year, it was amazing to see the range and depth of new things being created here, and we're very proud to honor their great achievements."
Tymefly is Social Scheduling. It connects your schedule to your social networks to help you plan more easily with your friends. Tymefly’s unique Plan feature lets users make proposals and vote on the details of an upcoming event. Tymefly also combines your calendars from many sources, such as Google Calendar and Facebook Events, allowing users to make better informed decisions about how to spend their time with the people they care most about.
“Technology has yet to solve the problem of scheduling your social life simply and efficiently, and we believe Tymefly is the answer. We’re honored to be nominated for this award alongside the best of New England’s up-and-coming companies,” said Brad Friedman, Tymefly co-founder.
Tymefly will be recognized with the other finalists in the category of “Best Consumer Tech That Makes Life Easier” at the ceremony traditionally attended by over 350 of the region’s top interactive marketing and technology professionals. Winners will be announced at the ceremony in the Westin Copley Place on Tuesday, June 12th at 6pm. Tickets can be purchased at http://www.mitxawards.org/
The 2012 MITX Awards couldn’t happen without the help of these amazing sponsors. Event Sponsors: Atom Group, Cassidy Turley FHO, DLA Piper. Creative Partner: Metropolis Creative.
Founded in 2011, Tymefly is a new startup based in Cambridge, MA that is focused on making Social Scheduling easy and fun for everybody. It has won the Princeton Entrepreneurs’
Established in 1996, MITX -- the Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange -- is the leading industry organization focused on the web and mobile, bringing together the digital marketing, media and technology community to engage in what’s next and how it will impact the marketing and business worlds. Connecting more than 7,500 professionals in New England, MITX is a dynamic community of thought leaders and collaborators in search of insight, education and opportunity. Creator of FutureM, MITX is located in Cambridge, MA. For more information, visit http://www.mitx.org/