SEP Wins TechPoint’s 2024 Innovation Service Partner of the Year Mira Award

April 29, 2024
SEP Wins Mira Award

SEP Recognized as Indiana’s Top Innovation Service Partner, Winning TechPoint’s Prestigious Mira Award

SEP logo on a graphic indicating Mira Awards WinnerWestfield, Indiana – SEP has been named the Innovation Service Partner of the Year by TechPoint at the 25th annual Mira Awards.

The Mira Awards, Indiana’s largest and longest-running technology awards program, honor the state’s best companies, entrepreneurs, educators, and other leaders for their technology and innovation excellence.

“The Mira Awards showcase the very best of Indiana’s digital innovation community, and this year, we had the most competitive pool of applicants yet,” said TechPoint President and CEO Ting Gootee.

SEP was selected for the Innovation Service Partner of the Year award in recognition of its 35-year commitment to innovation, its adaptive approach to client needs, and its significant contributions to both client success and the broader tech ecosystem in Indiana.

“This award is special,” said Raman Ohri, President and CEO of SEP. “As a professional services company, our clients are taking on the risks of launching a new product or service, and we are so grateful that they let us be a part of that journey. This is also special for our people, who work on software products that touch billions of people. They are the ones knocking it out of the park for our customers every day.”

Key achievements that contributed to SEP’s selection include the launch of innovative services like AI Enablement and Product Strategy & Innovation, as well as the company’s adaptive approach to client needs and the development of cutting-edge technologies. SEP was also praised for its contributions to fostering innovation within the state’s tech ecosystem.

The Mira Awards gala was held on April 26, 2024, at the Old National Centre in downtown Indianapolis, marking the 25th anniversary of the program. SEP was selected as the winner from a pool of highly competitive nominees across the state.

The 2024 TechPoint Mira Award winners are:

  • Talent Impact Award: Skyepack, West Lafayette
  • Tech Innovation Team of the Year: Pierce Aerospace, Fishers
  • Student Entrepreneur of The Year: Matt Gacek, Bloomington
  • Rising Entrepreneur: RxLightning’s Julia Regan, New Albany
  • TechPoint Resilience Award: Luke Zhang, Indianapolis
  • Digital Transformation: Wabash Heartland Innovation Network (WHIN), West Lafayette
  • Tech Innovation of The Year: Compact Medical, Inc., Indianapolis
  • Community Impact: Ivy Tech (Ivy+ Academy): The Ivy + Academy, Indianapolis
  • Innovation Service Partner of The Year: SEP, Westfield 🎉
  • Startup of the Year: Tenon, Indianapolis
  • Tech Company of the Year: Authenticx, Indianapolis
  • AgriNovus Indiana HungerTech Challenge Award: Anu, Evansville
  • Conexus Indiana Manufacturing Innovation Award: Smoker Craft, New Paris
  • Nextech K-12 Computer Science (CS)Teacher of the Year: Brian Belch, Decatur Central High School, Indianapolis
  • TechPoint Foundation for Youth Bridge Builder Award: Antonia “Toni” Mungui, Purdue Polytechnic, West Lafayette
  • Trailblazer of the Year: Kate Maxwell, Indianapolis
  • Deal of the Year: Sortera Technologies, Markle
  • Mission41K Exceptional Employer: City of South Bend’s Department of Innovation and Technology, South Bend

About SEP

Established in 1988, SEP has evolved into one of Indiana’s largest software development companies with 160 employees. SEP’s client base spans from Fortune 100 to emerging scale-ups, reflecting its versatility and broad market appeal.

At SEP, custom software development goes beyond being a mere service; it is a collaborative partnership. Skilled full-stack developers and designers work in cross-functional teams to transform clients’ visionary ideas into tangible solutions for web, mobile, desktop, embedded systems, and cloud. Specializing in areas like AI Enablement, innovation consulting, product design, and UX best practices, SEP leverages advanced technologies alongside reliable development practices to deliver state-of-the-art solutions. With all development centralized under one roof at SEP, clients enjoy a seamless, integrated experience.

About TechPoint and the Mira Awards

TechPoint, is the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership’s branded initiative for Indiana’s digital innovation economy and overall tech ecosystem. The industry-led team is focused on working with public, private and industry partners to expand tech talent pipeline, enhance resource connectivity for enterprise organizations and startups alike, and elevate the industry by activating the community and amplifying stories of success. For more information about TechPoint or the Mira Awards, please visit