Posts tagged “NCTA”

Updated May 10

Premium Lock Startups to Watch: Raleigh's Insight Finder unravels the 'cloud'

NCTA's State of Technology Conference brought six emerging companies to the attention of investors at a startup showcase last Friday. Here's a look at Raleigh-based Insight Finder, a potential machine learning star. WTW will be featuring other startups who took the showcase stage in upcoming reports in the "Startups to Watch" series.

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Updated May 9

Premium Lock Startups to watch: Wilmington social media app developer Likeli dazzles NCTA showcase

NCTA's State of Technology Conference brought six emerging companies to the attention of investors at a startup showcase. Here's a look at the winner: Likeli, a social media app developer from Wilmington. WTW will be featuring other startups who took the showcase stage in upcoming reports in the "Startups to Watch" series.

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Updated April 4

Premium Lock Tech-focused business groups wary of HB2 or take no position

HB2 debate   Power pro-business advocacy groups who also have a focus on or include members of the high tech and life science industries are either analyzing the recently passed Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act or steering clear of any comment.

November 16, 2015

Premium Lock NC IDEA selects nine finalists for fall 2015 grant

NC IDEA Nine North Carolina startups are primed to compete for between four and six finalist spots for up to $50,000. Who are they?

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November 13, 2015

Premium Lock NC Tech Award winners announced in front of capacity crowd

NCTA names ten top startups to watch At the NC Tech Awards last night, host organization NCTA recognized 24 organizations and individuals, naming them winners in their categories.

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Updated October 6, 2015

Premium Lock Two dozen employers featured at Come Tech Out Job Fair

Two dozen employers coming to job fair The North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA), along with community partners, Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED) and Work in the Triangle, will host the next COME TECH OUT the Triangle Job Fair on October 8, 2015 from 8:30 am - 1:00pm at NC State's McKimmon Conference & Training Center in Raleigh. Two dozen employers have thousands of positions open. The Job Fair is free to attend for job seekers.

Updated October 2, 2015

Premium Lock NCTA names tech awards finalists, individual winners

NCTA The North Carolina Technology Association has disclosed its list of NC Tech Awards finalists for this year. The NC Tech Awards is the state's largest awards program, recognizing the tech sector's extraordinary achievements. Individual award winners were also announced.

August 3, 2015

Premium Lock NCTA's top exec calls for 'support' of more high-tech work visas

Immigration debate In a blog post, Brooks Raiford, president and CEO of the North Carolina Technology Association, calls for "support" of more high-tech H-1B visas to help companies meet demand for workers.

Updated June 19, 2015

Premium Lock YouTube's 'Newswire;' EMC exec retiring; UP summit still a go; Sony's new game phone; NFL deal boosts Yahoo

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology news: Google launches a new service for eyewitness video; EMC's top exec in RTP is retiring; UP conference still coming to RTP; Sony plans a new phone linked to PlayStation; and Yahoo's CEO says its deal with NFL is a big boost.

June 8, 2015

Premium Lock NCTA putting on revenue acceleration workshops in RTP, Charlotte

Dollar sign      The North Carolina Technology Association is putting on two "Revenue Accleration" workshops this week: One in the Triangle, the other in Charlotte.

May 15, 2015

Premium Lock Tiger Eye Sensor among 8 startups pitching at 'State of Technology' event

State of Technology The North Carolina Technology Association's annual "State of Technology" conference is today in RTP, and among the highlights will be presentations by eight startups looking for new clients as well as investors. Among them is Tiger Eye Sensor.

Updated May 7, 2015

Premium Lock Meet the startups for NCTA's Showcase: TransCirrus

The North Carolina Technology Association is hosting its annual State of Technology Conference on May 15, and a highlight is the "Startup Showcase" during which select emerging companies will make their pitch to potential investors. Here's a look at TransCirrus.

Updated April 10, 2015

Premium Lock Eight startups to present at NCTA State of Technology conference

State of Technology Eight startups from Wilmington to the Triangle to the Triad and Charlotte will be showcasing products and potential for investment at the North Carolina Technology Association "State of Technology" conference.

Updated March 27, 2015

Premium Lock NCTA exec is new vice chair for Technology Councils of North America

Brooks Raiford Brooks Raiford, president of the North Carolina Technology Association, is the new vice chairman of the Technology Councils of North America.

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Updated March 23, 2015

Premium Lock After 7-year run, NCTA pults hold on high-tech jobs report

NCTA The North Carolina Technology Association's monthly information technology job trends report is no longer being published. Why? Will it return? Our Insiders get the details.

January 30, 2015

Premium Lock Is North Carolina the State of Technology?

The North Carolina Technology Association released the State of Technology Industry Report online on Friday, containing valuable information to serve as a baseline resource for policy makers, economic developers, media, and of course the tech community. It will be presented to the Triangle community on Feb. 4, but we have your sneak peak.

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Updated January 26, 2015

Premium Lock NCTA's Outlook for IT: Spending to double in '15?

Information Technology         Gartner analyst Michael Smith is keynoting the North Carolina Technology Association's annual IT outlook program on Friday. And he has some good news to deliver in an exclusive interview with free-lance writer Ann Revell.

Updated November 14, 2014

Premium Lock More help wanted: High-tech job openings across NC surge 6%

Good news for information technology job seekers: The daily average of advertised job listings across North Carolina surged 6 percent in October to 3,780. Leading the way is a big demand for systems and engineering support.

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November 7, 2014

Premium Lock NCTA awards: A portrait of geographic diversity in tech

At the North Carolina Technology Association's newly named Beacon Awards, diversity was the word. The diversity of the group was apparent everywhere you looked. With representatives from Asheville and small counties in the Appalachian Mountains, Charlotte, the Triad, the Triangle and Wilmington, the entire state was very well represented.

Jennifer Minella, a Beacon Award winner Jennifer Minella, a Beacon Award winner

October 27, 2014

Premium Lock ExitEvent: 10 Startups to Watch - DocsInk, Digitizing the Doctor's Office

ExitEvent This is the first of 10 profiles provided by the North Carolina Technology Association highlighting its newest Beacon Award category, Ten Startups to Watch. The companies will be recognized during the organization's NC Technology Awards Gala on Nov. 6. This report is part of a news partnership between WRALTechWire and ExitEvent.

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