Cozi® Named Finalist for Washington Technology Industry Association’s
Consumer Product or Service of the Year
SEATTLE — January 12, 2010 – Cozi (www.cozi.com), a free web service that helps busy families simplify and organize their daily lives, today announced the Washington Technology Industry Association (WTIA) named it a finalist for Consumer Product or Service of the Year as part of its 15th annual Industry Achievement Awards (IAA). The awards recognize Washington State companies, organizations and students who best demonstrate technology and service innovation and excellence. For more information, visit www.washingtontechnology.org/IAA.
"We had a terrific group of applicants for this year's Industry Achievement Awards which included two new categories to reflect our broadened scope as a Tech Association. The finalists demonstrate once again the incredible creativity and innovation going on across all sectors of our industry," said Ken Myer, president and CEO of the WTIA. "We congratulate Cozi and all the finalists and look forward to unveiling the winners in March."
"We are honored to be selected as a finalist for the Washington Technology Association's Industry Achievement Awards," said Jan Miksovsky, chief product officer, Cozi. "Our mission at Cozi is to simplify family life. This recognition from our peers in the technology community is an incredible endorsement of the product we have built and the value we are delivering to families with innovative technology."
Cozi simplifies busy family life through a suite of organization and communication tools that help families manage hectic schedules, track shopping and to do lists, organize household chores, share information, and stay in communication all with one easy-to-use solution. Families can access Cozi on any computer or mobile device from anywhere so the entire family stays in sync. Cozi enriches the lives of busy families by making it easier and more fun for them to accomplish what they need and want to do.
About the Washington Technology Industry Association
The Washington Technology Industry Association, founded in 1984, is one of the largest statewide associations of technology companies, IT departments and individual technology professionals in North America. With more than 1,000 members representing more than 125,000 employees in Washington State, the association is a catalyst for sharing expertise, fostering collaboration, delivering key business services and advancing the value and global impact of technology companies doing business in Washington. The association’s global partners are Microsoft, Regence BlueShield, Vertafore and Wells Fargo Insurance Services. The association's funding partners are AH&T Insurance, F5 Networks, Moss Adams LLP and RealNetworks. For more information, go to www.washingtontechnology.org.
About Cozi Group, Inc.
Cozi is a free web service that simplifies busy family life. With Cozi, families have the tools to manage schedules and activities with an online calendar, track shopping and to do lists, organize household chores, and share family moments with relatives and friendsall with one solution. Families can access Cozi from any computer at home or work, and can get their shopping list, to do list, schedule and messages on any mobile phone. Located in Seattle, Wash., Cozi was founded by veterans of Microsoft, Expedia and Amazon with a vision for creating technology tuned to the family. Cozi has over 2.4 million registered family members, and is available for free at www.cozi.com.