A number of startups are amongst this year’s finalists for the LeicestershireLive Innovation Awards.

One of those is Leicester Startups Accelerator ‘graduate’ Tuck, which has been nominated for Digital Innovation of  the Year.

Loughborough based businesses are well represented in the final list with insect-protein startup BeoBia, sports earphones developers Tzuka and innovative ventilator designers Shifa Technologies up for multiple awards each.

The awards celebrates “people and businesses across Leicestershire who, despite the difficulties of the past year, continued to innovate and transform lives.”

The LeicestershireLive Innovation Awards is on Tuesday, September 14, headline sponsored by De Montfort UniversityMorningside Pharmaceuticals and University of Leicester.

For the full list of nominees click here.