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Here you will find the latest news and content from ITA's members, staff and key influencers in the industry.

  • Member Blog - observations and opinions from our member companies
  • ITA Take Aways - insights and banter from the ITA team
  • Press Releases - latest news about ITA and our initiatives
  • Member & Partner News - recent updates about our 500+ member community


Much of this content is shared through ITA's various newsletters. ITA publishes several recurring newsletters packed with tech insights and actionable information for our members. Check out our subscription link below to stay up-to-date with the latest in content from us.

Insider: Timely tech buzz, the latest member news and insights, upcoming events, recent job postings and more! ITA members can use Insider to get valuable industry and market news as well as push out their brand. Keep tabs on your competition while keeping up with the ever-changing tech scene.

(Tuesday mornings, weekly, soon to be bi-weekly)

Upcoming Events: We've got an incredible slate of networking, programming and events that will keep you abreast of the latest trends in technology, professional development and the industry as whole. Additionally, this space serves as a platform for us to feature and promote ITA member's events to our extensive network.

(Monday mornings, bi-weekly)

The List (Coming soon!)

(Friday mornings, bi-weekly)

IoT Council Update: Dispatches from ITA's Internet of Things Council about major happenings in the IoT sphere, IoT industry events, announcements and more!

(Second to last Thursday, monthly)  

Exec Spin: Insights and banter from the ITA executive team. 

(First or last Friday, monthly)


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Member Blog
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Increase your Profitability by 34% with Smokeball »
Jane Oxley, President,  Smokeball   The Smokeball team recently partnered with Calista Flock...
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Braum's Ice Cream Gets Sweeter with Mobile Apps »
Ali Bolin, Marketing Manager, LANSA   Interested in building mobile apps but don’t have mobile app d...
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Spotlight: WeWork, Thomas Grilli, Manager Technology Services - Midwest »
Thomas Grilli, Manager Technology Services - Midwest, WeWork              ...
Monday, April 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Spotlight: CapTech »
Kevin Rischow, Director, Chicago Office Lead, CapTech , @CapTechListens     Strong...
Monday, April 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rising Healthcare Costs? Your Employees are the Solution »
Joe Spallina, Vice President of Employee Benefits, Assurance   Newsflash: healthcare costs continue to ris...

ITA Take Aways
Monday, April 15, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Six Degrees of Jeremie Bacon »
The new Chair of the Illinois Technology Association's (ITA) Board of Directors, Jeremie Bacon , recently sat down to c...
Monday, April 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Announces First Annual ScaleUp Chicago »
  The Illinois Technology Association (ITA) is excited to announce the first annual ScaleUp Chicago , a rebrand...
Friday, March 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exec Spin: From 7 to 70 - Toot Your Own Horn »
Julia Kanouse, CEO, ITA   Each year, for the past 25 years, Deloitte releases their Technology Fast 5...
Monday, March 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
#CODELIKEAWOMAN - ITA's New Tech Challenge »
Trisha Degg, VP of Talent and Operations, ITA   To celebrate Women’s History Month and International Wo...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Second Annual City-Wide Shadow Day »
In commemoration of International Women’s Day on March 8th, ITA hosted the second annual City-Wide Shadow Day. One hundred...

Press Release
Monday, March 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Announces New Chair of Its Board of Directors »
Jeremie Bacon named as chair of the Illinois Technology Association   Chicago, IL – March 4, 2019...
Monday, December 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women Influence Chicago Celebrates One-Year Anniversary »
New partners and board members are added as group prepares for new initiatives in 2019 CHICAGO, IL – December 1...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Announces IoT Innovation Award Winners »
  Inaugural awards highlight the strength of the Midwest IoT ecosystem   CHICAGO, IL -...
Friday, November 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA's TechForward Achieves 501(c)(3) Status, Announces Board of Directors »
  Chicago, IL — November 2, 2018  —  The Illinois Technology Association (ITA) announced today the formation of...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Hosts Sixth Annual IoT Summit Nov 27 - 28 »
IoT From Pilot to Production: Architecture, People and Process CHICAGO, IL - The Illinois Technology Associati...

Member & Partner News
Tuesday, April 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Getting Ahead of the Gender Gap in Tech: A Q&A with Julia Kanouse »
The gender gap in top tech companies is continuing to grow and knows no bounds. For example, Google’s global workforce is...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Premier Farnell Launches Industry’s First Connector e-Guide »
Premier  Farnell , the Development Distributor, has launched the industry’s first Connector e-Guide: a comprehensive...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
TransUnion Earns 100 Percent on 2019 Corporate Equality Index »
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) received a perfect score of 100 on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation’s premier be...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Abhi Dhar Joins TransUnion as Chief Information and Technology Officer »
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) has hired Abhi Dhar as Executive Vice President and Chief Information and Technology Officer, effec...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Networking with the C-Suite »
Northwestern MSIT part-time student Cory Bretsch talks about his recent opportunity to connect with and learn from top tec...

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