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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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Also, learn about our content submission process and the three types of content that are part of our member content collaboration portfolio, here.

Member Blog
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ITA Spotlight: Yello, Kelly Powers, Sr. Product Marketing Manager »
Kelly Powers, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Yello | @Yello Yello’s New Interview Day Scheduling Strea...
Monday, February 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lead Generation: Website Best Practices »
Andy Crestodina, Co-Founder & CMO, Orbit Media   A visitor takes action, a contact form is submitte...
Monday, February 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bitty Advance Selects Swift Prepaid Solutions to Facilitate Funding Solutions for Small Businesses »
Monday, February 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nine Areas Impacted by Revenue Recognition for Software and SaaS Companies »
Brent Peterson, Nicole Howe & Brian Langham, Plante Moran In a move that directly affects software companies...
Friday, February 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Spotlight: Enova, Dan Kirsche, Head of Software Engineering »
Dan Kirsche, Head of Software Engineering, Enova   Learn how Dan Kirsche went from owning hi...

ITA Take Aways
Monday, February 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Tech Experience That Helped Me Grow »
By: Jessica Criollo, former ITA Intern   If somebody told me I was going to be working in the tech industry...
Thursday, February 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
TechForward Brings Pilot Tech Program To Hillsboro Junior High »
By: Mary Herschelman, Hillsboro Journal-News Nearly 20 students at Hillsboro Junior High School could hardly cont...
Thursday, December 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exec Spin: The Second CEO »
Julia Kanouse, CEO, ITA If you ask most people within the Chicago tech community about what holds us back from being...
Thursday, November 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exec Spin: Talent Unlimited »
  Julia Kanouse, CEO, ITA   Chris Gladwin and Penny Pritzker recently launched an ambitious in...
Thursday, October 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
IoT Summit Highlight: The Role of IoT in Mobility, Smart Cities & Urban Technology​ »
  Chuck Byers, Sr. Technical Leader, Software Engineering, Cisco     In which areas can...

Press Release
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...
Monday, October 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Tech Challenge Reaches Nearly 40 Universities Across the Country »
This year's challenge had the most females ever in the Top 50   CHICAGO, IL - The Illinois Technolog...

Member & Partner News
Friday, February 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Yello Announces Interview Day Scheduling Tool »
Yello’s AI-powered tool puts scheduling nightmares to rest. Scheduling onsite interviews can be stressful. Post-it note...
Thursday, February 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
element14 Community launches Project14 Home Automation Challenge » , the online community for engineers, has announced their latest Project14 design contest, themed around ‘Ho...
Thursday, February 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Key Martech Leaders Join ActiveCampaign to Bring their Experience at Scale as the Company Reaches... »
ActiveCampaign , the leader in intelligence-driven sales and marketing automation for SMBs, today announced Reem Jaghlit a...
Wednesday, February 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Shiftgig Announces a New Software Platform for Staffing Firms »
Shiftgig, the leading workforce technology company, today announced the launch of Deploy, a powerful software platform tha...
Wednesday, February 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
element14 Community Launches Art-Themed ‘Pi-Casso’ Design Challenge » , the world’s largest electronic design community, has launched the ‘Pi-Casso’ Design Challenge, encouragin...

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