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Indy chapter of largest national women’s organization supporting entrepreneurs grows, thrives

The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is the largest national women’s organization that propels women entrepreneurs into economic, social and political spheres of power worldwide. As one of the largest chapters in the United States, NAWBO-Indianapolis’ mission is to impact, influence and propel Indiana to be a leading state for women-owned businesses, just

Indiana’s unsung tech stars finally get the limelight

TechPoint recognized the Tech 25 Class of 2017 at a unique event inside the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Pavilion on September 7, during the inaugural Indy Women in Tech LPGA Championship. The Tech 25 is a prestigious selection of twenty-five individuals who are critical and exceptional performers helping to grow our community’s tech and tech-enabled companies, but who —

Making human resources a strategic partner

As a company progresses from the startup to the growth and establishment phase of its lifecycle, it is critical that human resources evolve from a transactional to a strategic partner. While getting the foundational policies and processes established was important, the company’s continued success will be dependent on HR’s ability to deliver on following strategic

TechPoint Announces Class of 2017 Tech 25 Winners

TechPoint, the growth accelerator for Indiana’s tech ecosystem, is recognizing Indiana’s tech builders with the announcement of the third annual Tech 25 Class of 2017. In 2015, TechPoint launched the Tech 25 Awards, a prestigious selection of twenty-five individuals who are critical and exceptional performers helping to grow our community’s tech and tech-enabled companies, but

5 Things To Do Before Ending A Summer Internship

Let’s face it, the end of summer is just around the corner. Not only does this signify the end of “fun in the sun,” but it means the end of summer internships. Wrapping up an internship can be a stressful time because it is often accompanied by the beginning of school, moving to new housing,

Mat Gangwer Profile

From intern to CTO: Mat Gangwer of Rook Security

In February of 2011, Mat Gangwer, a Purdue student pursuing a degree in Computer Information Technology, became an Information Security Analyst intern for Rook Security. When Mat started, Rook’s core business was providing assessments to determine a company’s current security posture. As the company was getting ready to grow and expand, Mat — who was