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 – 108 tech-skilled summer interns from 20 schools working at nearly 40 companies.
Xpat – Drawing skilled workers between 24 and 40 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.

Mira Awards – A season of celebrating the best of tech in Indiana plus an awards gala and winners circle event.
techpoint.org & Tech Newsletters – Destination for stories about Indiana tech companies, jobs, people and events.
TechPoint Events – Social and educational gatherings and seminars featuring Indiana tech thought leaders.

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

Winner’s Circle – Connecting emerging scale-ups with national investors and media.
Tailwind – “Speed dating” for emerging scale-ups with local, large company prospective customers.
Entrepreneur Bootcamps – “Basic training” for startup entrepreneurs.
The Tech Directory – Online guide for finding Indiana tech companies and service providers.
HALO Investor Group – Successful tech executives investing in high-potential scale-ups.

Talent Programs

Xtern – 108 tech-skilled summer interns from 20 schools working at nearly 40 companies.
Xpat – Drawing skilled workers between 24 and 40 years old back to Indiana.
Jobs in Tech Job Board & Weekly Email – Open job postings at Indiana tech and tech-enabled companies.

Community Programs

Mira Awards – A season of celebrating the best of tech in Indiana plus an awards gala and winners circle event.
techpoint.org & Tech Newsletters – Destination for stories about Indiana tech companies, jobs, people and events.
TechPoint Events – Social and educational gatherings and seminars featuring Indiana tech thought leaders.

Scale-Ups Programs

Winner’s Circle – Connecting emerging scale-ups with national investors and media.
Tailwind – “Speed dating” for emerging scale-ups with local, large company prospective customers.
Entrepreneur Bootcamps – “Basic training” for startup entrepreneurs.
The Tech Directory – Online guide for finding Indiana tech companies and service providers.
HALO Investor Group – Successful tech executives investing in high-potential scale-ups.

TechPoint Team

Mike Langellier

President and CEO

Latoya Botteron

CFO

Sally Reasoner

Director of Talent Initiative

Jayson Manship

Director of Digital

Joshua Hall

Editor of techpoint.org

Nichole Clayton

Program Manager

Lauren Petersen

Community Activation Manager

Claire Shipley

Assistant to Mike Langellier & Program Support

Annie Grinstead

Director of Events & Partnerships

Frank Dale

Director of Scale-ups Initiative

Sara Croft

Public Relations and Content Strategy Manager

TechPoint Executive Committee

Chairman
Kelly Pfledderer

Founder & CEO

Apparatus

Scott Dorsey

Co-Founder

ExactTarget

Mark Hill

Managing Partner

Collina Ventures

David Johnson

CEO

Central Indiana Corporate Partnership

Mike Langellier

President and CEO

Techpoint

TechPoint Board

Steve Abel

Vice President of 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

Lisa Bradley

Director of Advertising

Indianapolis Business Journal

David Brenner

Executive Director

Innovation Park at Notre Dame

Scott Brenton

Ambulatory Services

Indiana University Health

Kristine Camron

Partner

Ice Miller

Christopher Day

Co-Founder & CEO

DemandJump

Will Davis

Chairman & Co-Founder

Ontario Systems

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

Managing Partner

Collina Ventures

David Johnson

CEO

Central Indiana Corporate Partnership

Barb Kew

VP IT & CIO

Hill-Rom

Terry King

Provost & VP Academic Affairs

Ball State University

Nick Mathioudakis

Partner

Faegre Baker Daniels

Scott McCorkle

CEO

Salesforce Marketing Cloud

Michael Meadows

VP & CTO

Eli Lilly and Company

Brian Modiano

Managing Director

Strategian Advisors

Yan Ness

CEO

Online Tech

Jane Niederberger

COO

Thrive HDS Inc.

Mat Orrego

Cornerstone Information Sytems

Robert Patterson

Regional Sales Manager

Comcast

Kelly Pfledderer

Founder & CEO

Apparatus

Jeff Platon

CMO

Interactive Intelligence

Jeff Ready

CEO

Scale Computing

Greg Rexing

Partner

BKD CPAs & Advisors

Bobby Schnabel

Dean School of Informatics and Computing

Indiana University

Bill Soards

President

Indiana AT&T

Shelly Towns

SVP of Product

Angie's List

Brad Wisler

Co-Founder

Sproutbox

David Wong

Partner

Barnes & Thornburg

Emeritus

Jack Carr

President & CEO

LightBound

Stephen Dutton

Partner

Barnes & Thornburg