Spreedly has joined as a corporate member of the North Carolina Technology Association (NC TECH), the premier statewide leadership organization representing the technology industry. This new relationship demonstrates Spreedly’s joint commitment with NC TECH to foster growth and champion innovation and diversity in North Carolina’s tech sector.

“Since day one, Spreedly has proudly been headquartered in North Carolina and we take our role in helping to grow and develop current and future technology leadership very seriously,” said Jillian Munro, chief technology officer with Spreedly. “The programming, advocacy and professional development offered by the NC Tech Association is incredibly valuable in our efforts to recruit and retain the best in the industry.”

Munro also serves on the NC TECH Board of Advisors which serve as a resource by providing guidance and feedback, assisting with growing the membership and promoting NC TECH through their networks.

“We’re excited to connect with the innovators at Spreedly, who are working to enable faster and secure payments for businesses,” said Brooks Raiford, president & CEO, NC TECH. “Growing our membership with leading tech players adds an impactful depth to our organization and aids in our mission to support and grow North Carolina’s tech sector.”

Participation with organizations like NC TECH help support Spreedly’s ongoing and rapid expansion, hiring and professional development. Spreedly is also able to continue to support the development of the technology ecosystem in NC.

The Spreedly team will be participating in two of the organization’s upcoming events:

NC Tech Diversity & Inclusion Tech Summit

June 23-24, 2020

Spreedly is a sponsor of the event and Jillian Munro, CTO will be participating in a panel on “Creativity + Productivity: Why Diversity Is A Catalyst For Innovation and Discovery”.

Diversity and inclusion is certainly a priority for many businesses today as the benefits of a diverse workforce have proven to be positive for organizations and their bottom lines among many others. During this discussion, we will explore how D + I improves creativity and productivity and why.  

Summit for Women in Tech

September 24-25, 2020

Asheville, North Carolina

The Spreedly team is working with the planning committee on topics, panelist selection and promotion.

About NC TECH

The North Carolina Technology Association has a mission to foster growth and champion innovation in North Carolina’s tech sector, while providing a voice for the tech community. The organization works to achieve its mission through four core pillars: professional networks, government affairs, talent development and sector promotion. For more information, visit https://www.nctech.org.