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Announcing new ATC Board Leadership!

Posted by on Feb 18, 2015 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

Announcing new ATC Board Leadership!

ATC Board of Directors Elects Board Chair Mark McClain and Vice Chair Lynn Atchison Gemalto’s Paul Beverly joins the ATC Board of Directors February 18, 2015 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Austin Technology Council (ATC) today announced the appointment of Mark McClain, CEO and founder of SailPoint, as Chair and Lynn Atchison, CFO of HomeAway, as Vice Chair of the ATC Board of Directors. The board also welcomes new director Paul Beverly, EVP and CMO of Gemalto and long-time Austin technology leader. “We...

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Weekend Update Guest Post, Tina Mesuria, Recruiting Manager, Gemalto

Posted by on Feb 13, 2015 in Blog, Weekend Update | 0 comments

Leaders of the Austin technology community are engaged and committed to strengthening all aspects of the regional tech sector. This is a guest post from one of those leaders.  Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, is proud to be a significant contributor to the Austin technology community. In fact, the Austin-based recruitment team will fill more than 100 positions in Austin and across the country by the end of June 2015.   In addition to hiring talented Austin-based employees, we also invest in our community through...

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CEO Summit Speakers 2015

Posted by on Feb 5, 2015 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

CEO Summit Speakers 2015

Now in its fifth year, the ATC CEO Summit looks outside of Austin to national tech leaders who inspire innovation at every level. We expect 200+ top technology CEOs from around Texas for a half-day of exclusive conversations and forward-thinking discussions on tech's top challenges and opportunities Date: May 28, 2015 Time: Noon - 6:00 pm Place: Brazos Hall, Austin, TX (map) Register Here Why join the Summit? Learn from visionary speakers visiting Austin from complementary tech hubs. Network with your peers in a private, executive-only...

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A brief ATC SXSW 2015 Guide

Posted by on Feb 2, 2015 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

A brief ATC SXSW 2015 Guide

ATC is proud to showcase Austin's tech leaders and influencers and welcome out of market enthusiasts to our region's largest festival. More ATC events to be announced soon. Check back for updates! March 12: ATC Gateway You're invited to the 3rd Annual ATC Gateway Party to kick off Austin's largest tech conference!  With over 2,000 members registered to date, the event showcases the breadth and depth of our regional technology and life science companies, our executive leadership and expertise, our global appeal as a preferred technology market...

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Protected: 2015 Policy Labs

Posted by on Feb 2, 2015 in Blog | Enter your password to view comments.

  Through the ATC Policy Labs, the Austin tech community is uniquely positioned to work with strategic partners and engaged stakeholders to support priority tech interests at a national and global level. Join us in this conversation to promote policy priorities and educate tech stakeholders on the ground, in D.C. and beyond.   About the ATC Policy Labs We are pleased to announce ATC Policy Labs, a year-round initiative to educate and engage the Central Texas tech community on federal policies that impact tech and entrepreneurs. ATC...

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2015 Women In Tech Series

Posted by on Jan 21, 2015 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

2015 Women In Tech Series

ATC’s Women in Tech Series offers an exclusive opportunity to connect executive level leadership in technology and foster growth for women in the technology industry. When and Where: Wednesdays | 8:00 - 10:00 am | Vinson & Elkins | 2801 Via Fortuna Dr., Austin, TX 78746 | (map) RSVP to join the conversation   Wednesday, February 11: Strategies for Recruiting Diverse Tech Talent- Speaker Bios: Carol Howard, Lori Knowlton & Stacey Zoll Carol Howard, VP of HR, Spredfast @CarolHoward02 Carol Howard Carol oversees Spredfast's human...

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2014 Annual Meeting Recap

Posted by on Dec 11, 2014 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

2014 Annual Meeting Recap

On December 4, ATC leaders gathered for our yearly Annual Meeting + Partner Appreciation party. ATC was proud to convene our Board and Advisory Council leaders as well as representatives from Annual Partner companies to share an inside look at the organization's 2014 accomplishments and what's in store for the year ahead. Several ATC leaders joined CEO Julie Huls to share insight on their businesses and the growth of Austin as a tech hub. Mark McClain, CEO of Sailpoint Technologies, commented on the growth he's seen since moving to Austin in...

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Weekend Update Guest Post, Susanne Bowen, Executive Chairman at PeopleAdmin

Posted by on Nov 22, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Leaders of the Austin technology community are engaged and committed to strengthening all aspects of the regional tech sector. This is a guest post from one of those leaders.  You've likely heard the scary numbers.  Forbes reports, "Nearly 1.5 million computing jobs will become available over the next five years. The problem is, even in this economy, there will only be enough qualified graduates to fill about 30 percent of those positions." You've undoubtedly experienced the challenge even today since nearly 80% of ATC leaders report that we...

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Weekend Update Guest Post: Sheryl Cole, Candidate for Mayor of Austin

Posted by on Nov 1, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

ATC is committed to supporting tech awareness and engagement. Austin's 2014 mayoral candidates have been invited to introduce themselves and their priorities to the ATC community via the Weekend Update. Please watch Silicon Hills News next week for a repost with follow up questions for the candidate by publisher Laura Lorek. This week, Sheryl Cole joins us. For further information, visit http://www.sherylforaustin.com/.  At a recent forum held at Capital Factory, I was asked “in what area could the city most use help from the technology...

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Weekend Update Guest Post: Steve Adler, Candidate for Mayor of Austin

Posted by on Oct 25, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

ATC is committed to supporting tech awareness and engagement. Austin's 2014 mayoral candidates have been invited to introduce themselves and their priorities to the ATC community via the Weekend Update. Please watch Silicon Hills News next week for a repost with follow up questions for the candidate by publisher Laura Lorek. This week, Steve Adler joins us. For further information, visit http://www.adlerforaustin.com/ Austin is a very exciting place right now. Not only are we about to see a transformation in government with the new 10-1...

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