2016

“Photonics Company of the Year” – Meadowlark Optics

2015

Colorado Photonics Pioneers – R.C. (Merc) Mercure & Robert Knollenburg

2014

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – GE Albeo
Service Award – Karen Eye

2013

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – Ball Aerospace & Technologies
Service Award – Garry Gorsuch

2012

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – Real D
Photonics Innovator of the Year – KMLabs
Service Award – Larry Scherrer

2011

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – ATFilms

2010

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – Research Electro Optics

2009

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – DigitalGlobe

2008

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – ASD, Inc.
Photonics Innovator of the Year – Real D

2007

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – Picolight, Inc.
Service Award – Mary Ann Roe

2006

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – PMS
Photonics Innovator of the Year – InPhase Technologies
Founder’s Award – Gary Horvath
Service Award – Silvia Mioc (awarded May 2006)

2004 (awards presented in 2005)

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – Coherent Technologies, Inc.
Photonics Innovator of the Year – CDM Optics
Founder’s Award – Garry Gorsuch
Volunteer Award – Debbie Woodward

2003

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – Spectranetics
Service Award – Kevin Keilbach

2002

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – Ball Aerospace
Founder’s Award – Brian Hooker

2001

Colorado Photonics Company of the Year – Network Photonics
Founder’s Award – Adams County Economic Development
Volunteer of Year – Dana Smith
Corporate Volunteer of the Year – Meadowlark Optics