Community Spotlight

Community Spotlight

Community Spotlight: OSFF Community Award Winners

January 11, 2023

For this month's Community Spotlight feature, we're excited to highlight the FINOS New York Community Award Winners from the recent Open Source in Finance Forum.

Community Spotlight - OSFF Awards

We're forever grateful to the growing FINOS Community and are pleased to celebrate the winners of the OSFF New York Community Awards below. Congratulations to everyone who contributed to the growing success of FINOS.

  • Shining Star Award: Legend Project
    • The Shining Star Award is awarded to FINOS projects that demonstrate exceptional yearly growth by attracting Stargazers to their GitHub repos. 

  • Spread the Word Award: Michal Hershkovitz, Mend
    • The Spread the Word Award is awarded to FINOS members and contributors that go above and beyond to magnify the impact and benefits of open source in financial services through FINOS. 

  • Outstanding Leadership Award: Cara Delia, Red Hat
    • The FINOS Outstanding Leadership Award is awarded to those who push the boundaries of their open source leadership to increase the impact and value of their FINOS project. 

  • Newcomer Award: Olof Kallander, Symphony
    • The Newcomer Award is awarded to new members of the FINOS Community who demonstrates a commitment to open source by actively contributing to project meetings, code commits, pull requests and closing GitHub issues. 

  • Coaching Award: FDC3 Maintainers
    • The Coaching Award is awarded to those in FINOS who expand the knowledge and experience of others by selflessly demonstrating open source values from within the FINOS Community. 

    • Kris West, Cosaic
    • Georgi Georgiev, Tick42
    • Hugh Troeger, FactSet
    • Johan Sandersson, OpenFin
    • Matt Jamieson, White Dog
    • Nicholas Kolba, Connectifi
    • Riko Eksteen, Adaptive 
    • Vinay Mistry, Symphony

  • Most Active Individual Award: An Phi, Goldman Sachs
    • The FINOS Most active Individual Award is awarded to the person who has demonstrated a commitment to open source in FINOS through continuous contribution, project leadership and moving the open source needle. 

Thanks to our entire community for making the Open Source in Finance Forum New York a groundbreaking success. We welcomed over 500 people and with your help we shaped OSFF NYC as another major milestone, reflecting the massive growth of our community in 2022. 


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