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AgriNovus launches campaign magnifying Indiana’s ag-tech leadership

The state of Indiana is ground zero for the intersection of traditional agriculture, life sciences, and science and technology. The agbiosciences industry employs more than 75,000 Hoosiers and contributes $16 billion to the Indiana economy. AgriNovus Indiana, the state’s food and agriculture innovation initiative, is launching a new multimedia campaign today to both define the “agbiosciences sector” and designate the

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

New BidPal CTO Mark McCorkle’s familiar AND surprising career (so far)

Last month, BidPal announced Mark McCorkle will be the mobile fundraising software company’s new chief technology officer. He’s charged with leading an accomplished team of technologists into the future of philanthropic giving — whatever it may bring. Since its founding in 2007, BidPal has helped thousands of nonprofit organizations raise more than $1 billion through

TechPoint announces new chair, Scott McCorkle, and two new board members

Salesforce Marketing Cloud COO Glenda Akers and Kronos VP, Global Professional Services Kristina Lengyel join board of directors TechPoint has announced new leadership for its board of directors. Scott McCorkle, former chief executive officer of Salesforce Marketing Cloud, will become board chair replacing Kelly Pfledderer, founder and former CEO of Apparatus. Glenda Akers, chief operating