Digital River, Inc., a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions, announced the appointment of Christopher Rence, chief information and risk officer, to the Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) board of directors. With more than 20 years of IT-related experience, Rence brings deep technical and systems expertise to the association, which is working to fuel Minnesota’s prosperity through innovation and technology.
Digital River’s Christopher Rence Appointed to Minnesota High Tech Association Board of Directors
Entrepreneur on a mission to build Northern Minnesota’s high-tech economy
MHTA — Near the small northern Minnesota town of Brookston is an unassuming house on several acres of farmland. In the shop, Ben Carlson (above right) runs a small business: JKEY Circuits, a provider of circuit designs and high-reliability electronics repair with specialties including power circuit design and repair of motor controls, converters and inverters. JKEY Circuits has extra hands on deck this summer thanks to the help of SciTechsperience intern David Niska, (above left) a senior studying electrical engineering at University of Minnesota – Duluth.
Join MHTA for the 2017 DC Fly-In
MHTA — MHTA president & CEO, Margaret Anderson Kelliher, will lead a delegation of MHTA members to Washington, DC on February 14-15 to meet with members of Minnesota’s congressional delegation. The DC Fly-in is part of an advocacy effort by our national partner, CompTIA, and the Technology Councils of North America (TECNA).
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Milken Institute ranks Minnesota 7th in State Technology & Science Index
MHTA — The Milken Institute ranked Minnesota 7th in the 2016 State Technology & Science Index. Minnesota moved up five spots since the last index was released in 2014.
K1 Sportswear Corporation, Cloquet
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