iText's award gallery

As one of the testaments to our success in the market, iText has raked in a considerable number of prestigious awards from professional organizations and publications. These accolades only inspire us further to keep excelling and keep delivering results for our customers. You can find out more about our awards and our industry recognition below.

Awards showcase

IT person of the Year — 2017

For the second year in a row, our Founder, Bruno Lowagie, was selected as one of the nominees on the Long List of the Belgian IT Person of the Year Award by Computable.

Computable: IT person of the year 2017

European Business Awards 2016/17

In 2015/16, we were selected National Champion for Belgium in the category "Entrepreneur of the Year" of the European Business Awards. Eventually, we were elected National Public Champion. In 2016/17, we are selected once more as one of the 11 National Champions for Belgium. We will compete against other European countries in the category "Business of the Year with Turnover of 0 to 25M euro."

Deloitte's Fast 50

After winning a top 3 place in the Belgian edition for 3 years in a row (#3 in 2013, #1 in 2014, and #2 in 2015), we obtained place 40 in the list of fastest growing Belgian technology companies in 2016.

International Business Awards 2016

After having won two Bronze Stevies in the American Business Awards, we've now won a Silver Stevie in the International Business Awards 2016 in the category "Most Innovative Company of the Year in Europe."

American Business Awards 2016

For the second year in a row, iText wins a Bronze Stevie in the category "Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year" of the American Business Awards.

Leeuw van de Export (Export Lion) 2016

iText is nominated as one of Flanders' export champions. The other nominees are Auxcis and Chemicar Europe.

The Entrepreneur Awards

The founder of the iText Group, Bruno Lowagie, is nominated in the category "Top Founder of the Year" of the Entrepreneur Awards in Belgium.

European Business Awards 2015/16

After being selected as one of the 10 Belgian National Champions in the European Business Awards (September 2015), iText has now also won the popular vote. iText will represent Belgium in the second stage of the contest, where it will compete for the big European Champion award with 32 companies from other countries.

JavaOne Rockstar — 2015

iText's Bruno Lowagie won a JavaOne Rockstar Award in 2015 with his talk entitled: "IANAL: What Developers should know about IP and Legal"

Inc. 5000, Europe

iText Group obtained place 1308 in the Inc. 5000 Europe, the list of fastest growing companies in Europe. It ranked on the 5th place in the Belgian top 10 and it's the fastest growing software company of the country.

IT person of the Year — 2016

Our CEO, Bruno Lowagie, was selected as one of the 50 nominees on the Long List of the Belgian IT Person of the Year Award.

Deloitte Fast50 2015

November 2015: iText Group grabs 2nd place in Deloitte's Fast50. A remarkable achievement after winning it in 2014 and achieving 3rd place in 2013!

December 2015: the second place in Belgium corresponds with place 143 in the EMEA region.

Trends Business Tour 2015

October 2015: iText is a nominee for the Trends Business Tour for the second year in a row. The Business Tour's criteria are innovation, sustainability and financial results.

American Business Awards 2015

September 2015: iText is nominated for an American Business Award and wins a Bronze Stevie in the category "Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year."

European Business Awards 2015 - 2016

September 2015: iText is selected as National Champion for Belgium in the European Business Awards. iText's founders Ingeborg Willaert and Bruno Lowagie are nominated for the "RSM Entrepreneur of the Year" award.

Inc. 5000

August 2015: iText makes its debut on the Inc. 5000 lists of fastest growing companies in America.

Best in Biz 2015

August 2015: iText wins a Silver Best in Biz International Award in the category Product of the Year.

Hermes Creative Award

May 2015: The partner we hired to create a new logo for us and with us, Arketi, entered our new logo for a Hermes Creative Award in the Design/Logo category and their entry received a Gold Award! From more than 6,000 entries from throughout the U.S. and 22 other countries, the new iText logo was judged to exceed industry standards.

DataNews Awards

April 2015: iText Founder/CEO, Bruno Lowagie, was one of the nominees for the DataNews Awards for Excellence in the category ICT Personality of the Year 2015. ICT is the common Dutch-language acronym for IT. All of the 16 nominees are CEOs of telecom, integrator, IT service and software vendor companies.

Fastest growing Belgian company

October 2014. According to Deloitte, iText was the fastest growing technology company in Belgium in 2015. Deloitte recognized iText Group as #1 in the Technology Fast50 in Belgium and #28 in the Fast500 of the EMEA region. Read more here:

Belgian-American Chamber of Commerce Entrepreneurship Award

October 2014: iText won a BelCham Entrepreneurship Award. BelCham is the Belgian-American Chamber of Commerce. iText was selected as the Most Promising Company of the Year. Read more here:

Trends Business Tour 2014

October 2014: Trends Business Tour selects the most sustainable and most innovative businesses in Flanders. iText was one of the nominees in West- and East-Flanders.

Technology Fast 500

October 2013: iText was ranked 53rd place in the Technology Fast500 of the EMEA region. In the Benelux, iText obtained the 10th place in the Technology Fast50 and 3rd place in Belgium. Between 2008 and 2013, iText realized a growth of 2625%. Read more here: