WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2014 | PRNewswire

InTheCapital announced the winners of its 2nd 50 on Fire awards yesterday evening in a celebration at The Howard Theatre. 50 on Fire honors those driving innovation in D.C. and beyond by recognizing the year’s 50 most luminary, disruptive and newsworthy people and organizations across industries.

Culled from 1,500+ nominees to 150 of D.C.’s best, this year’s 50 on Fire finalists were announced in October and recognized on InTheCapital for their breakthrough accomplishments in nine industries: Design, Dining & Retail, Education, Government & Advocacy, Healthcare & Medicine, Marketing & Advertising, Real Estate & Architecture, Sports & Fitness, and Technology. Finalists were reviewed and voted on by industry-specific panels of judges comprised of community leaders, influencers and former 50 on Fire winners.

The winners honored in each industry are as follows:

2014 Design Winners 
Events in the City // iStrategyLabs // Meg Biram // SwatchRoom // Tomboy

2014 Dining & Retail Winners 
Jrink // Power Supply // Rose’s Luxury // Steve Salis, &pizza

2014 Education Winners 
2U // Alexander J. Triantis, University of Maryland // Chris Cummings, Curiosity Media // EverFi
Phil Bonner, Quad Learning // Starfish Retention Solutions

2014 Government & Advocacy Winners 
Jeb Ory & Ximena Hartsock, Phone2Action // Lobbyit.com // Mobius Consulting // Obsidian Analysis Rachel Holt, Uber // TandemNSI

2014 Healthcare & Medicine Winners 
Healthcare Interactive // Joel Selanikio, Magpi // Kit Check // MedImmune // Privia Health
Robert Musslewhite, Advisory Board Company // WiserTogether

2014 Marketing & Advertising Winners 
Brad Nierenberg, RedPeg Marketing // Cary Hatch, MDB Communications
Erik Muendel, Brightline Interactive // Leah Nurik, Gabriel Marketing Group // nvite

2014 Real Estate & Architecture Winners 
Aquicore // Bruce Pascal, Vornado & Charles E. Smith // Homesnap // Lindsay Reishman Real Estate

2014 Sports & Fitness Winners 
[solidcore] // Jess Pierno, Yoga Heights // November Project // Zengo Cycle

2014 Technology Winners
Allen Gannett, TrackMaven // Dan Berger, Social Tables // DCFemTech // HelloWallet
Imran Aftab, 10 Pearls // Joel Holland, VideoBlocks // Paul Singh, Disruption Corporation // RideScout Zvi Band, Contactually

For event coverage, visit http://50onfire.com/dc/ and follow #50onFireDC on Twitter. The in-event video announcing this year’s winners will be live on InTheCapital today, December 5. 50 on Fire is presented by MedImmune and sponsored by BrivoLabs, The Howard Theatre, RosslynBID, Revolution Messaging, Gabriel Marketing Group, Lobbyit.com, Brightline Interactive, Carousel30, and 10Pearls.

About InTheCapital

Launched in 2012, InTheCapital is a community-driven digital news and events company reinventing the model of local news in Washington D.C. by combining a fast, edgy and opinionated editorial team with community publishing channels. InTheCapital is part of Streetwise Media, which also owns and operates BostInno and ChicagoInno. Streetwise is a division of the American City Business Journals and Advance Publications.

SOURCE InTheCapital