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RFRA Culture war stifles emerging growth companies

Dear Tech Community – While RFRA legislation obviously requires lots of clarification that even legal scholars disagree about, what is clear is the impact it’s having on the brand of our state and on our tech community and companies. We’ve been working behind the scenes with a coalition of others to find a solution to

Tech policy requests for this year’s legislature

A new legislative session has begun at the Indiana Statehouse. While TechPoint is a private, non-partisan non-profit that is not a lobbying organization, decisions made at the Statehouse can impact our tech community so we do make efforts to inform legislators with data like that from the Tech Workforce Report and about tech policy that

Reflections on the Connections Conference in Indy

As we all know, on the final day of the Connections conference, the Salesforce leadership team announced that the conference will be in New York City in 2015. Before learning about the decision to move, TechPoint, the Indy Chamber, Visit Indy, and Downtown Indy banded together to showcase our city and tech community to the

“SnowpacoGIVE” Pledge Challenge for Wheeler Mission

  One of my favorite gingers and personal finance experts, Peter Dunn (aka Pete the Planner @PeteThePlanner), started a creative giving campaign for those less fortunate who Wheeler Mission shelters from the cold and snow. Then one of my great friends, MyJibe co-founder and favorite Simba look-alikes, Brandon Dewitt @abrandoned, issued a challenge to me.