Posts By Cathy Resmer
Tech Jam Award Winners 2017 (l. to r.) Jake Bend; Brook Chipman, Shannon Mitchell and Marguerite Dibble of GameTheory; Berenice Fernandez and 
Gary Tilden of Protean. David Feinauer not present. (James Buck for Seven Days)

Announcing the Winners of the 2017 Tech Jam Awards

The winners of the 6th annual Tech Jam awards were announced during a Friday afternoon awards reception at this year’s Jam. Each year, the Vermont Technology Alliance, BTV Ignite and Seven Days recognize outstanding local leaders through the awards, which honor an innovator, a newcomer, a startup and a tech ambassador. Each winner receives a… Read More

Tech Jam After Hours

The 10th Vermont Tech Jam Rocked!

Hundreds of job seekers, students, teachers and tech professionals trekked to the 10th Vermont Tech Jam last Friday and Saturday at the Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction. They came to see more than 70 exhibitors and makers who participated in the annual career and tech expo organized by Seven Days and presented by NorthCountry Federal Credit Union…. Read More

Announcing the Winners of the 2016 Tech Jam Awards

First, we collected nominations for the 2016 Vermont Tech Jam awards — 78 of them, to be exact. Then our judges winnowed the field to five finalists in each of four categories. A public voting round that drew nearly 900 votes determined the winners. On Friday, October 21, we presented the awards at the Vermont Tech Jam. On behalf… Read More

It’s Innovation Week in Burlington!

Try on VR goggles, learn about local startups and look for a job in Vermont during Innovation Week in Burlington, Vermont — the city that brought you Ben & Jerry’s, Burton Snowboards and Bernie Sanders. Innovation Week (October 14-22) highlights the energy of Burlington’s entrepreneurial, technological and creative ecosystem. Powered by BTV Ignite and its… Read More

Tech Jam Sponsor Spotlight: Vermont Information Processing

Working at a tech startup can be a wild thrill ride, full of exhilerating highs and trecherous lows. Vermont Information Processing offers a work environment that’s a little more stable. For more then 40 years, VIP has built long-lasting relationships with many of the largest and most successful companies in the beverage industry. Its innovative… Read More

Logic Supply: Vermont Tech Jam Sponsor Spotlight

If you need an industrial computer that can operate in an extreme environment, you might want to talk with Logic Supply. The global Industrial PC company designs rugged, highly configurable, small form factor computers specifically engineered for reliability. With offices in the US, the EU and Taiwan, Logic Supply works with companies from all over the world to keep their businesses… Read More

MyWebGrocer: Vermont Tech Jam Sponsor Spotlight

Dozens of innovative companies will be hiring at the 2016 Vermont Tech Jam — Friday and Saturday, October 21 and 22, at the Champlain Valley Expo in Essex Junction, Vermont. These include our sponsors, who help us put together the state’s leading career and tech expo. MyWebGrocer has been sponsoring the annual Tech Jam since 2012. The company, which is headquartered in… Read More

NorthCountry Federal Credit Union: Vermont Tech Jam Sponsor Spotlight

Dozens of innovative companies will be hiring this month at the 2016 Vermont Tech Jam — Friday and Saturday, October 21 and 22, at the Champlain Valley Expo in Essex Junction, Vermont. These include our sponsors, who help us put together Vermont’s leading career and tech expo. NorthCountry Federal Credit Union is the title sponsor of the Tech Jam. This… Read More

Vermont Tech Jam Sponsor Spotlight: UTC Aerospace

Dozens of innovative companies will be hiring this month at the 2016 Vermont Tech Jam — Friday and Saturday, October 21 and 22, at the Champlain Valley Expo in Essex Junction, Vermont. These include our partner sponsors, who help us put together this two-day career and tech expo. UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) is one of them. Formed in… Read More

Cybersecurity Firm Pwnie Express To Expand in Boston and Burlington

Protecting customer and employee data against cyber attacks is increasingly challenging. That’s bad news for the government and for corporate America, but good news for Boston-based Pwnie Express. The cybersecurity firm, which also has an office in Burlington, just announced that it’s raised $12.9 million in venture capital. The cash will help the company expand… Read More