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Infiniscene is Named Winner at 15th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards

Cloud-based broadcast studio helps aspiring streamers easily create professional-looking live videos

CHICAGO, October 26, 2016 —   Infiniscene, the pioneer in cloud-powered live streaming software, has been named one of the winners of the 15 th annual Chicago Innovation Awards.

The winners were announced at an event held at Chicago’s Harris Theater on Tuesday, October 25, with nearly 1500 business and civic leaders, and supporters of innovation in attendance. The Chicago Innovation Awards, celebrating its 15 th year, is the Chicago region’s foremost recognition of the most innovative new products or services brought to market or to public service each year.  

“Everyone has a story to tell or something to share to either just a few people or a huge audience,” said Stu Grubbs, CEO and co-founder of Infiniscene. “Our number one focus remains on removing technical barriers to make it easy for anyone to spend more time creating and sharing what they love.”

“Local innovators continue to illuminate the Chicago region as a growing hotbed of creative activity that cuts across all sectors and industries,” said Tom Kuczmarski, co-founder with Chicago journalist Dan Miller of the awards. “Every winner of the Chicago Innovation Awards demonstrates how a unique solution to an unmet need can bring transformative impact in the marketplace.”

The winning organizations receive a variety of honors including the opportunity to ring the NASDAQ Bell in New York City, and meetings with the Mayor, Governor and Cook County President.

“A record-breaking 643 organizations nominated for this year’s awards,” said Luke Tanen, Executive Director of the Chicago Innovation Awards. “We are seeing an influx of talent and capital that continues to fuel innovation activity in the Chicago region.”

The complete list of this year’s Chicago Innovation Award winners can be found at www.chicagoinnovationawards.com .

The Chicago Innovation Awards are supported by Gold Sponsors Comcast Business, Wintrust Financial and SMS Assist; Silver Sponsors Tyson, Vedder Price, LinkedIn and others.

Easily Share Your Favorite Gaming Experiences With Infiniscene:

Infiniscene is a powerful, easy-to-use broadcast studio in a web browser that removes the barriers of traditional live streaming software. Easy enough for anyone to start streaming and powerful enough to enable multiplayer streaming, remote collaboration and so much more.

Learn more about Infiniscene: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HVL8NDW2MF8

Where to download: Visit www.infiniscene.com and log in with a Twitch, YouTube or Facebook account to begin.

About Infiniscene:

Infiniscene ( www.infiniscene.com ) is the future of live video production and the leader in cloud-based live streaming software. Built by a small, passionate team, Infiniscene’s vision is to empower anyone to share their perspective, their experience, their story.

Infiniscene is part of the Techstars Chicago class of 2015, and is named one of Chicago's Top 50 and Top 16 startups to watch. The team secured $1.8 million in funding and is backed by such notable investors as MK Capital, Pritzker Group and MATH Ventures. For more information about Infiniscene, visit the official website and blog.

Contacts:    

Infiniscene: Stu Grubbs, stu@infiniscene.com

Chicago Innovation Awards: Luke Tanen, luke@chicagoinnovationawards.com

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