Press Release: Demetrius Tsafaridis awarded Top 20 Tech Titans at WeaveSphere


Toronto ONTARIO – November 17th 2022

CareGo's CEO and President Awarded Top 20 Tech Titan Award at WeaveSphere gala, an event organized and sponsored by IBM Canada

Last night at the WeaveSphere gala at the Metro Convention Center in Toronto, IBM awarded several awards including the Top 30 Developers under 30 and the Top 20 Tech Titans of 2022. CareGo’s very own Demetrius Tsafaridis our founder and CEO & President was a winner of one of the prestigious Top 20 Tech Titan Awards.

Founded by WeaveSphere this annual award honours Canada’s top 20 most prominent innovative technology leaders of 2022. This prestigious award honors top technology leaders who have either disrupted an industry through the use of technology, led a digital transformation and/or used technology in innovative ways to deliver business value, whether by creating or enhancing a key competitive advantage, optimizing internal or external business processes, enabling growth or enhancing client relationships.

“I’ve worked in the steel industry for over 30 years and we at CareGo pride ourselves in introducing technology that disrupts one of the oldest businesses here in North America. Being recognized as a Tech Titan, surrounded by all the amazing award winners tonight, is a wonderful surprise, but a testament to the goal we have at CareGo which is to positively disrupt the way our clients do business. Congratulations to all the other Tech Titans and Developers under 30, it was a pleasure to be amongst you all.” says CEO & President Demetrius Tsafaridis.

CareGo Tek is a technology business based in Burlington, Ontario. The company provides products and services that enable manufacturers such as steel mills, steel service centers and pipe and tube mills, to utilize automation to move, store and retrieve their heavy products (steel coils, plate, slabs, sheets, pipes and tubes) with unparalleled ease, safety and efficiency. Back in 2020, CareGo Tek was honored with the Burlington Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards for Innovation and Technology Business Excellence award, "Press Release CareGo: Recipient of Innovation and Technology Award at Burlington Chamber Gala Night 2020".


WeaveSphere accelerates innovation by creating relationships between industry, developers, and academics so that together, they can realize meaningful outcomes for business and society. Over the course of three days, they will facilitate conversations across disciplines and provide collaboration pathways, integrating diverse perspectives with real-world problem-solving opportunities. Now in its 32nd year, WeaveSphere is a collaboration between IBM Canada’s academic and research technology conference (previously called CASCON), and Evoke Canada’s industry-focused developer conference. In 2019 the organizations merged to pursue the mission of connecting industry professionals with academia, developers, and students.


Founded in 2012 CareGo Tek has been on the leading edge of Automation in the Steel industry across the globe using their flagship patented product TELIA. CareGo Tek strongly believes in innovation and technology and as a result of the growing demand for disruptive technologies and a movement towards digital transformation, CareGo is actively hiring in a number of areas. If you think a career at CareGo is for you check out our Careers page.

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Please contact:

Kim Hindle

CareGo; Chief Product Officer

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