Local Tech Wire and ClearImage PR, co-sponsors of the “Tech Exec,” a new quarterly networking event for RTP area executives, will have its next gathering on Thursday, July 10.

Peak 10, which opened its new data center earlier this year in Morrisville, will be the host. The event begins at 5:30 PM.

LTW and ClearImage PR also have formed an executive steering committee made up of 15 executives.
Members include:

  • Dr. Leslie Alexandre (President & CEO, NC Biotechnology Center)
  • Chris Berg (President & CEO, Qliktech)
  • Ben Brooks (Southern Capitol Ventures)
  • Tim Buckley (COO, RedHat)
  • Dr. Al Childers (President of Administration, Magellan/Cardinal Health)
  • Randy Choplin (CEO, WindChannel Communications)
  • Jennifer Gibson (CFO, ChannelAdvisor)
  • Randall Gregg (Producer, RTP-TV)
  • Ben Griffith (VP, Peak 10)
  • Sig Hutchinson (Producer, Success Today)
  • Paul Munana (Principal, Insignia MetaPartners)
  • Rick Smith (Managing Editor, Local Tech Wire)
  • Samantha Strain (ClearImage PR)
  • Marianna Suciu (VP, Gvt., Ltn Am & Canada Operations for SAS Institute, Inc.)
  • Tim Tompkins (VP, Grant Thornton)

“The Tech Exec event provides an opportunity for both technology and life science executives and entrepreneurs to come together in a comfortable, relaxed setting to develop friendships and business relationships,” said Paul Munana, principal at Insignia MetaPartners and steering committee member, in a statement. “Quality networking is important for every company’s development and success. The Tech Exec event is a high end networking venue without the marketing and sales pressure of other events in the area.”

To register, visit: www.localtechwire.com/thetechexec.cfm

Annual Tech Exec sponsors include SAS Institute, Inc., Insignia MetaPartners, Peak 10 and WindChannel Communications. Additional promotional support will be provided by Business Wire (www.businesswire.com ), while Red Jester Events (www.redjesterevents.com ) will manage event planning services.

Clear Image PR: www.clearimagepr.com