MHTA – Eagle Creek Software Services, the leader in onshore information technology services, has experienced a 28 percent growth in its customer base this year. The company has invested in technology centers in rural communities and corporate America is seeing the benefits of a consistent, sustainable and scalable workforce. Gartner Inc., the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company, believes the ability to provide a sustainable and scalable workforce will (amongst other things) lead to a renewed emphasis on onshore IT work.
MHTA members included in list of 100 CEO Leaders in STEM
MHTA – STEMconnector, the one-stop for “who” is doing “what” in STEM education across the nation, released its official list of 100 CEO Leaders in STEM on Monday. The list is designed to celebrate CEOs who have contributed to making a difference in STEM educations – through their careers, their industries and their companies.
MHTA welcomes new members
MHTA – The Minnesota High Tech Association is excited to welcome three companies to its membership this week. New members include Atomic Playpen, Digi-Key and Regan Consulting.
Digi-Key joins MHTA
MHTA – Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation announced its acceptance into the Minnesota High Tech Association. The company, which is based in Thief River Falls, is the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability, and delivery.
Minnesota’s hidden STEM economy
MHTA – Minnesota has long been known for its highly educated workforce. A popular Georgetown University study predicts 70% of the state’s jobs will require some level of college by 2018. But a new report from Brookings paints a slightly different picture. It highlights the number of science and technology jobs that do not require a four-year degree.