|Page (1) of 1 - 01/11/12||email article||print page|
WTIA Connecting Mobile Industry Entrepreneurs With HTCNew Event Series, Called Tech Connect, Brings Together Multinational Corporations and Perspective Vendors to Establish Business Relationships (January 11, 2012)
SEATTLE, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/11/12 -- The Washington Technology Industry Association (WTIA) (http://www.washingtontechnology.org), one of the largest statewide associations of technology companies, IT departments and individual technology professionals in North America, announced it is accepting applications for a new event series called Tech Connect. These events will provide opportunities for companies and entrepreneurs to pitch their products and services to major industry players with the goal of establishing new business relationships.
At the inaugural Tech Connect event, being held on January 26, 2012 in Seattle, executives from HTC (http://www.htc.com) will evaluate hardware and software innovators -- as well as market-ready products and services -- from select vendors. The deadline to submit nominations is January 13, 2012. Information and applications can be found at: www.washingtontechnology.org/techconnect.
"At its core, the WTIA is about supporting and facilitating business interactions between technology companies in Washington State and beyond," said Susan Sigl, CEO of the WTIA. "We are very optimistic about the potential for Tech Connect to provide vendors and entrepreneurs in the mobile industry with the opportunity to bypass many of the standard hurdles to partnering with industry leaders."
Information about future Tech Connect events will be posted as available at: www.washingtontechnology.org/techconnect.
About the Washington Technology Industry Association
The Washington Technology Industry Association, founded in 1984, is one of the largest statewide associations of technology companies, IT departments and individual technology professionals in North America. With more than 800 member companies representing more than 125,000 employees in Washington State, the association is a catalyst for sharing expertise, fostering collaboration, delivering key business services and advancing the value and global impact of technology companies doing business in Washington. The association's corporate sponsors are Aditi, AH&T, F5 Networks, HTC, Microsoft, Moss Adams LLP, RealNetworks, Regence BlueShield, Verizon Wireless, Vertafore and Wells Fargo Insurance Services. For more information, go to www.washingtontechnology.org.
Sterling Communications, for WTIA
Copyright @ Marketwire
Related Keywords: Washington Technology Industry Association, Marketwire, , Business Services, Business,