Tech in Motion Announce Cohesion as 2021 Top Tech Startup Finalist

SEP 15, 2021

Finalists selected for 2021 Timmy Awards, and public voting will determine Chicago’s best

Cohesion is a 2021 Best Tech Startup Finalist in the 7th Annual Timmy Awards, selected by the local tech community and Tech in Motion. The awards program is dedicated to celebrating the top tech workplaces across North America. With regional winners decided by voting here, it will be Chicago’s tech community who decides if Cohesion will represent Chicago in the national round, judged by industry leaders from companies like Paypal, Netflix and Oracle. The national awards will be handed out on October 28th during a public virtual ceremony streaming live worldwide on YouTube.

“Timmy Awards’ finalists in the Startup category have proven their agility, innovation and resilience in an everchanging environment,” said Mandy Walker, Executive Director of Marketing at Motion Recruitment, Tech in Motion’s founder. “Through forward-thinking leadership and a positive work atmosphere, we’re excited to recognize these companies that thrived in 2021 and are changing the landscape of their field.”

Cohesion is a vertically integrated smart building SaaS platform that makes commercial buildings smarter, healthier, sustainable, and more engaging. Its technology connects all building systems to offer unified access for operators to control and improve building health and security and automate workflows. As the company continues growing, it has fostered a great work environment by building a collaborative, enthusiastic, and cohesive team every day. The company values its employees and has created a positive work environment of continuous learning for its diverse group.

In addition to Best Tech Startup, the 2021 Timmys will also be handing out awards in four other categories: Best Tech for Good, Best Tech Enterprise Employer, Best Tech Work Culture and Best Tech Manager.

The 2021 Timmy Awards Ceremony will once again be an entirely digital experience honoring this year’s best tech startups, managers and employers, as well as those using technology for good. To join the celebration, see all Regional Finalists, or learn more, visit the Timmy Awards website.

About Cohesion
Founded in 2018, Cohesion helps commercial buildings better integrate disparate systems into a smart building SaaS platform. It empowers real estate owners to maximize asset and portfolio value with all building systems, workflows and people seamlessly connected in one solution. The vertically integrated platform improves health and wellness, experience, efficiency, and sustainability. Cohesion provides the industry’s most comprehensive data, enabling operators to enhance tenant experience, save money, and increase operational transparency. Cohesion is a spin-off venture of ESD, a leading Chicago-based global engineering design firm at the forefront of next generation building design. For more information, visit and follow @CohesionIB.