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 – 121 tech-skilled summer interns from 21 schools working at 55 companies.
Xtern Bootcamp – Intensive job and skills training for 150 tech-skilled college students.
Indy Tech Fellowship – A two-year program placing 40+ new grads with 28 leading tech companies.
Sales Bootcamp – Intensive on-ramp into tech sales for 15-20 new grads and career changers.
Talent Network – Drawing skilled workers between 25 to 45 years old back to Indiana.
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 – Recognizing and celebrating Indiana’s tech builders.
TechPoint.org – Destination for news on Indiana tech companies, jobs, people and events.
Weekly Email Newsletter – Weekly latest-in-tech email to 25,000+ subscribers & social followers.

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

Tailwind Membership – Helping select high-potential scale-up companies access talent, capital, customers, public relations and media, and mentorship.
Winners’ Circle – Connecting Mira Award winners and other emerging scale-ups with national investors and media.
Scale-up Meetups – Quarterly scale-up executive group peer-to-peer knowledge sharing and networking.

Talent Programs

Xtern – 121 tech-skilled summer interns from 21 schools working at 55 companies.
Xtern Bootcamp – Intensive job and skills training for 150 tech-skilled college students.
Indy Tech Fellowship – A two-year program placing 40+ new grads with 28 leading tech companies.
Sales Bootcamp – Intensive on-ramp into tech sales for 15-20 new grads and career changers.
Talent Network – Drawing skilled workers between 25 to 45 years old back to Indiana.
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 – Recognizing and celebrating Indiana’s tech builders.
TechPoint.org – Destination for news on Indiana tech companies, jobs, people and events.
Weekly Email Newsletter – Weekly latest-in-tech email to 25,000+ subscribers & social followers.

Scale-Ups Programs

Tailwind Membership – Helping select high-potential scale-up companies access talent, capital, customers, public relations and media, and mentorship.
Winners’ Circle – Connecting Mira Award winners and other emerging scale-ups with national investors and media.
Scale-up Meetups – Quarterly scale-up executive group peer-to-peer knowledge sharing and networking.

TechPoint Team

Mike Langellier

President and CEO

Lauren Petersen

Director of Events & Community Engagement

Merillat Flowers

Director of College-to-Career Talent Programs

Sara Croft

Director of Communications

Nichole Clayton

Senior Manager of Program Operations

Alex Correa

Program Experience Manager

Al Carroll

University Activation Manager

Fran Kay

Program Operations Manager

Emily Trimble

Indy Women in Tech Program Manager

Joshua Hall

Editor of techpoint.org

Claire Shipley

CEO Assistant/Program Support

Latoya Botteron

CFO

TechPoint Executive Committee

Mike Langellier

President and CEO

TechPoint

Chairman
Scott McCorkle

Former CEO

Salesforce Marketing Cloud

Scott Dorsey

Co-founder and Former CEO

ExactTarget

Mark Hill

Former CEO

Baker Hill

David Johnson

CEO

Central Indiana Corporate Partnership

Kelly Pfledderer

Founder & Former CEO

Apparatus

TechPoint Board

Sherry Aaholm

Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Cummins

Steve Abel

Associate Provost for Engagement

Purdue University

Raj Acharya

Dean - School of Informatics & Computing

Indiana University

Glenda Akers

Chief Operating Officer

Salesforce Marketing Cloud

Allison Barber

Chancellor

WGU Indiana

Chris Barbin

CEO

Appirio

David Becker

CEO

First Internet Bank

Brad Bostic

Founder & CEO

hc1.com

Scott Brenton

Board Chair

Orr Fellowship

Amy Conrad Warner

Vice Chancellor - Office of Community Engagement

IUPUI

Christopher Day

Co-Founder & CEO

DemandJump

Dane Dittemore

VP Sales and Marketing

LightBound

Scott Dorsey

Co-founder and Former CEO

ExactTarget

Tom Eggemeier

President

Genesys

Matt Etchison

VP of IT – Workforce Alignment

Ivy Tech Community College

Bryan Everly

CTO

NextGear Capital

Alvin Givens

Tech Commercial Banking

JP Morgan Chase

Eric Goodman

Partner

Ice Miller

Elizabeth Hagerman

VP

Rose-Hulman Ventures

Mark Hill

Former CEO

Baker Hill

Tim Harvey

CFO

Scale Computing

David Johnson

CEO

Central Indiana Corporate Partnership

Scott Kraege

Co-Founder & CEO

MOBI

Kristina Lengyel

Vice President - Global Professional Services

Kronos Incorporated

Nick Mathioudakis

Partner

Faegre Baker Daniels

Scott McCorkle

Former CEO

Salesforce Marketing Cloud

John McDonald

CEO

ClearObject

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 Business

Kelly Pfledderer

Founder & Former CEO

Apparatus

Bill Soards

President

Indiana AT&T

Shelly Towns

Executive Vice President of Marketing

OurHealth

Brad Wisler

Co-Founder

Sproutbox

Emeritus

Lisa Bradley

Director of Advertising

Indianapolis Business Journal

David Brenner

Former Executive Director

Innovation Park at Notre Dame

Barb Kew

Former CIO

Hill-Rom

Brian Modiano

Former CFO

Baker Hill

Bobby Schnabel

Former Dean - School of Informatics and Computing

Indiana University

Jack Carr

President & CEO

LightBound

Stephen Dutton

Partner

Barnes & Thornburg

Wil Davis

Chairman & Co-Founder

Ontario Systems

Jane Niederberger

Former CIO

Anthem

Gail Farnsley

Former CIO

Cummins