What We Do

Through the initiatives & programs below and with the support of elite board members, we at TechPoint promote & accelerate the growth of Indiana's tech community.

Our Initiatives

TALENT
Attracting and developing a talented workforce.

Xtern – 131 tech-skilled summer interns from 20 schools working at nearly 40 companies.
Xtern Bootcamp – Intensive job and skills training for tech-skilled college students.
IndyX Tech Fellowship – A two-year program placing new grads with leading tech companies.
Sales Bootcamp – Intensive on-ramp into tech sales for new grads and career changers.
Talent Network – Drawing skilled workers between 25 to 45 years old back to Indiana.
Jobs in Tech Job Board & Weekly Email – Open job postings at Indiana tech and tech-enabled companies.

COMMUNITY
Activating and promoting our community.

Premium Membership – Special designation and promotion for select companies + universities.
Mira Awards – A season of celebrating the best of tech in Indiana plus an awards gala and winners circle event.
Tech 25 Awards + League of Xtraordinary Programmers – Celebrating our tech community’s rockstars.
TechPoint.org – Destination for news on Indiana tech companies, jobs, people and events.
Weekly Email Newsletter – Weekly latest-in-tech email to 13,000+ subscribers

SCALE-UPS
Accelerating high-potential, emerging tech companies.

Tailwind Membership – Helping select high-potential scale-up companies access talent, capital, customers, PR and mentorship.
Winner’s Circle – Connecting emerging scale-ups with national investors and media on “Fast Friday” at IMS.
Suite Speed Dating – Getting emerging scale-ups in the door with larger company prospective customers.
Scale-up Meetups – Quarterly scale-up executive group peer-to-peer knowledge sharing and networking.

Talent Programs

Xtern – 131 tech-skilled summer interns from 20 schools working at nearly 40 companies.
Xtern Bootcamp – Intensive job and skills training for tech-skilled college students.
IndyX Tech Fellowship – A two-year program placing new grads with leading tech companies.
Sales Bootcamp – Intensive on-ramp into tech sales for new grads and career changers.
Talent Network – Drawing skilled workers between 25 to 45 years old back to Indiana.
Jobs in Tech Job Board & Weekly Email – Open job postings at Indiana tech and tech-enabled companies.

Community Programs

Premium Membership – Special designation and promotion for select companies + universities.
Mira Awards – A season of celebrating the best of tech in Indiana plus an awards gala and winners circle event.
Tech 25 Awards + League of Xtraordinary Programmers – Celebrating our tech community’s rockstars.
TechPoint.org – Destination for news on Indiana tech companies, jobs, people and events.
Weekly Email Newsletter – Weekly latest-in-tech email to 13,000+ subscribers

Scale-Ups Programs

Tailwind Membership – Helping select high-potential scale-up companies access talent, capital, customers, PR and mentorship.
Winner’s Circle – Connecting emerging scale-ups with national investors and media on “Fast Friday” at IMS.
Suite Speed Dating – Getting emerging scale-ups in the door with larger company prospective customers.
Scale-up Meetups – Quarterly scale-up executive group peer-to-peer knowledge sharing and networking.

TechPoint Team

Mike Langellier

President and CEO

Lauren Petersen

Community Activation Manager

Merillat Flowers

Director of College-to-Career Talent Programs

Nichole Clayton

Program Manager

Sara Croft

Content Strategy + PR Manager

Alex Correa

Program Experience Manager

Al Carroll

University Activation Manager

Fran Kay

Program Manager

Joshua Hall

Editor of techpoint.org

Frank Dale

Director of Scale-ups Initiative

Claire Shipley

CEO Assistant/Program Support

Annie Grinstead

Events Manager

Latoya Botteron

CFO

Brittani Maletta

Controller

Jayson Manship

Director of Digital

Elizabeth Anderson

Administrative Accounting Assistant

TechPoint Executive Committee

Chairman
Kelly Pfledderer

Founder & Former CEO

Apparatus

Scott Dorsey

Co-Founder

ExactTarget

Mark Hill

Former CEO

Baker Hill

David Johnson

CEO

Central Indiana Corporate Partnership

Mike Langellier

President and CEO

Techpoint

TechPoint Board

Matt Etchison

Vice President of Information Technology

Ivy Tech

Raj Acharya

Dean - School of Informatics & Computing

Indiana University

Amy Conrad Warner

Vice Chancellor - Office of Community Engagement

IUPUI

Tim Harvey

CFO

Scale Computing

John McDonald

CEO

CloudOne

Chris Barbin

CEO

Appirio

Scott Kraege

Co-Founder & CEO

MOBI

Ashley Vukovits

CFO

Interactive Intelligence

Steve Abel

Associate Provost for Engagement

Purdue University

Scott Dorsey

Co-Founder

ExactTarget

Allison Barber

Chancellor

WGU Indiana

David Becker

CEO

First Internet Bank

Brad Bostic

Founder & CEO

hc1.com

Scott Brenton

Board Chair

Orr Fellowship

Kristine Camron

Partner

Ice Miller

Christopher Day

Co-Founder & CEO

DemandJump

Dane Dittemore

VP Sales and Marketing

LightBound

Bryan Everly

CTO

NextGear Capital

Alvin Givens

Tech Commercial Banking

JP Morgan Chase

Elizabeth Hagerman

VP

Rose-Hulman Ventures

Mark Hill

Former CEO

Baker Hill

David Johnson

CEO

Central Indiana Corporate Partnership

Terry King

Provost & VP Academic Affairs

Ball State University

Nick Mathioudakis

Partner

Faegre Baker Daniels

Scott McCorkle

Former CEO

Salesforce Marketing Cloud

Michael Meadows

VP & CTO

Eli Lilly and Company

Yan Ness

CEO

Online Tech

Mat Orrego

Co-Founder and CEO

Cornerstone Information Sytems

Robert Patterson

Regional Sales Manager

Comcast

Kelly Pfledderer

Founder & Former CEO

Apparatus

Bill Soards

President

Indiana AT&T

Shelly Towns

SVP of Product

Angie's List

Brad Wisler

Co-Founder

Sproutbox

Emeritus

Gail Farnsley

Former CIO

Cummins

Lisa Bradley

Director of Advertising

Indianapolis Business Journal

David Brenner

Former Executive Director

Innovation Park at Notre Dame

Wil Davis

Chairman & Co-Founder

Ontario Systems

Barb Kew

Former CIO

Hill-Rom

Brian Modiano

Former CFO

Baker Hill

Jane Niederberger

Former CIO

Anthem

Bobby Schnabel

Former Dean - School of Informatics and Computing

Indiana University

Jack Carr

President & CEO

LightBound

Stephen Dutton

Partner

Barnes & Thornburg