BUILD STUFF Tech Awards 2023
Introducing the Build Stuff Tech Awards 2023—an esteemed recognition of tech professionals in Lithuania who exemplify excellence in the dynamic world of software development. We honor those who demonstrate exceptional confidence, optimism, ambition, and integrity while making a lasting impact as developers, architects, executives, and leaders.
Join us as we celebrate the brilliant professionals in the tech industry at the special awards ceremony during the Build Stuff conference on November 15th. Check out this year's winners!
Winners of Build Stuff Tech Awards 2023
Woman in Software Award
We are excited to announce that Karolina Šarauskaitė
from Oxylabs has won the prestigious Woman in Software of the Year award at the Build Stuff Tech Awards in Lithuania! With her exceptional skills in Python coding, leadership, and collaboration, Karolina sets an inspiring example for all women in tech. Congratulations, Karolina, on this amazing achievement!
of the Year Award
Backend Architecture Master
of the Year Award
We're thrilled to congratulate Artem Mikulich from Coherent Solutions Lithuania on winning the BackEnd Architecture of the Year award at the Build Stuff Tech Awards in Lithuania! As a lead solutions architect, Artem has repeatedly shown his expertise in cloud architecture, Azure features, networking, databases, and security, resulting in significant cost savings for his clients. His accomplishments are a testament to his technical leadership skills and proven track record of success. Congrats, Artem!
Frontend Wizard of the Year Award
DevOps Star of the Year Award
We are excited to announce that Edgaras Apšega from Vinted has won the DevOps Star of the Year Award at the Build Stuff Tech Awards 2023 in Lithuania! With his expertise, Edgaras maintains the largest Kubernetes cluster in Lithuania, comprising 355 nodes! He is also a valuable member of the DevOps community, sharing his knowledge and expertise as a Cloud Native Computing Foundation Ambassador and organizing meetups in Lithuania! Congratulations, Edgaras!
CEO of the Year Award
We are thrilled to congratulate Rimantas Mažulis, CEO of StrongPoint Baltics, on being awarded CEO of the Year in Lithuania at the Build Stuff Tech Awards! Rimantas' leadership has resulted in impressive revenue growth, steady profitability, and a growing team spread across Europe, Asia, Australia, and South America. His focus on communication, trust, and innovation has garnered respect from colleagues and clients alike. Congratulations Rimantas!
Code Bug Hunter of the Year Award
We would like to extend our warmest congratulations to Mantas Kazlauskas from Baltic Amadeus for winning the Code Bug Hunter of the Year Award in the Build Stuff Tech Awards! His expertise in Penetration Testing, CEH, Social Engineering, Web Application Security, Network Security, and Information Security truly makes him stand out in the industry. Keep up the great work, Mantas!
Dev Team of the Year Award
Congratulations to the amazing Dev Team of the Year Award winners at Build Stuff Tech Awards: Donatas Zubavičius, Jevgenij T. Mindaugas Urbontaitis, Sandra Giedraitiene, Edvinas Zabita, and Edvardas Skulskis from Metasite 🎉 Their expert skills in crafting the Derivatives Portfolio Valuation Platform, leveraging technologies like Kafka and Kubernetes, have made a true impact in the industry. A well-deserved achievement!
CTO of the Year Award
Congratulations to Dr. Aurimas Gedminas, winner of the CTO of the Year in Lithuania at the Build Stuff Tech Awards! As CTO of the Office of the President of the Republic of Lithuania, Aurimas' innovative approach to technology has led to significant cost savings and enhanced accuracy for organizations through the use of robotic process automation and digitization. His ability to lead cross-functional teams and deliver solutions that exceed expectations make him a true standout in the tech industry. Well done, Aurimas!