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WTIA: Predictions for 2011 – Nov. 17, 2010 – Seattle

What major acquisitions will we see in 2011?  Where will Google’s stock price end up?  Which local start-up companies will gain the most traction?  John Cook will also pull out last year’s predictions and we’ll find out who was correct … Continue reading

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Susan Sigl — new President and CEO of Washington Technology Industry Association

WTIA board chair Steve Wood announced that Susan Sigl has been selected as the new President and CEO of the Washington Technology Industry Association. Sigl takes the helm of WTIA beginning April 5, 2010 following the departure of Ken Myer. … Continue reading

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WTIA Venture Capital Outlook Survey shows continued positive trends for Q1

“Judging by our latest survey, the technology sector In Washington could very well be rounding the corner from stabilization to growth, with VC predictions of layoffs down for the third consecutive quarter and the most optimistic hiring predictions since Q3 … Continue reading

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WTIA president and CEO Ken Myer announces departure

Ken Myer has announced he plans to leave Washington Technology Industry Association at the end of March. Myer, who served as WTIA’s president and CEO for three years, plans to return to the private sector. Myer is a board member … Continue reading

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WTIA produces Puget Sound tech industry poster

A year-long project, Visualizing the Puget Sound Technology Universe, finds that the region’s technology industry traces is roots to six organizations: Microsoft, Aldus Corporation, University of Washington, Boeing, McCaw Cellular, and Amazon.com. The joint project between Virginia Tech, Seattle University, … Continue reading

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