Mar 07, 2017
Opera House, 106 E. Front St., TC
Sign Up For Our next Meet Up
Tuesday, March 7th, 2017 - 6:00pm
NEW VENUE: City Opera House located 106 E. Front Street, Traverse City, MI.
We are pleased again that the main sponsor for February was Traverse Legal. Specializing in internet law, trademark law, copyright law, patent law, and other intellectual property areas. The team at Traverse Legal has been involved and a supporter TCNewTech and local technology entrepreneurs since the beginning and we are fortunate to have them once again sponsoring our event.
The supporting sponsor in February was AccessPoint. AccessPoint helps business owners save time and money by providing expert human resource solutions, workers compensation, safety and risk, benefits administration and payroll. AccessPoint has been a contributing partner with TCNewTech from the beginning and we appreciate their participation and contribution to the northern Michigan entrepreneur community as well. Mention you participate in TCNewTech and they will waive your set up fee.
How TCNewTech works:
We have 5 presenters each month. Each presenter is allowed 5 minutes to present and 5 minutes of Q&A (time limits are politely enforced). Between presenters the audience is allowed to make brief announcements for things such as job openings, persons seeking employment, and other events happening in the area related to technology. We also make announcements related to various TCNewTech initiatives such as the area wide fiber-optic, co-working/incubator space, etc.
The audience is typically made up of technology-minded people and consists mostly of programmers, IT staff, people looking for opportunities for their tech company, tech companies looking for staff, individuals looking for investment opportunity, start-up founders at all stages looking for investors and tech geeks that just like learning about new offerings. Meetups are broadcast live via Facebook live stream. You can watch the live stream on the TCNewTech Facebook page. The videos remain there for later viewing.
After the presentations, attendees mingle for refreshments, food, and networking.
There is no cost to attend or to present at TCNewTech.
If you would like to present your technology related product or service at a future meeting, please contact Russell Schindler at firstname.lastname@example.org or Lisa Baker at email@example.com with TCNewTech in the subject line and a brief description of your technology presentation.
TCNewTech Membership Donations
TCNewTech meetups remain free to the public and to the presenters, however to help maintain financial viability for the growth of our organization, we are asking members to voluntarily contribute at least $15 a year to help cover costs like website hosting and software expenses. Your $15 annual membership fee allows you to run for and/or vote for our Board of Directors. A donation/membership sign-up also gets you a “Shot of Inspiration” shot glass (while supplies last). Inherit additional membership benefits as they come! You can pay the $15 fee on the Meetup website or by credit card, cash or check (made payable to TCNewTech) at the door.