Direct Technology Promotes Keyser to VP for Government Solutions

Kyle Keyser was promoted from Director of our Government Solutions division to Vice President of the same division. "Kyle has proven himself to be an action based leader! He puts his customers and his team at the forefront of his leadership and is the right person to lead Direct Technology to grow its presence in [...]

By |2021-02-10T11:07:46-08:00February 10th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Direct Technology Promotes Keyser to VP for Government Solutions

Get to Know Janet Haley, Legacy Upgrade Expert Joins Direct Technology

Janet Haley joins Direct Technology with a distinguished background in powerful solutions for government and a wealth of personal advice. Direct Technology is thrilled to welcome long-time state government expert Janet Haley to their Government Solutions team. Janet’s 20 years of experience include a robust resume of legacy system upgrades, business analysis, security assessments, fiscal [...]

By |2021-02-18T08:15:42-08:00February 8th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Get to Know Janet Haley, Legacy Upgrade Expert Joins Direct Technology

Groundhog Day Special: How to Harness Data for Informed Predictions

We have better tools for forecasting than marmot meteorologists. Data is a guiding light for any public-sector entity. But without a strategy for putting your reams of information to work, you may as well ask a groundhog to predict your organization’s future. "Data without governance is useless," emphasizes Kyle Keyser, head of Direct Technology's Public [...]

By |2021-02-04T09:13:27-08:00February 4th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Groundhog Day Special: How to Harness Data for Informed Predictions

TechCA Reaches First-Year Milestone!

TechCA reached its one-year milestone this month as California's first state capital based technology trade association.   Despite pandemic-related challenges, our nonprofit thrived with activity this year, holding more than 30 committee meetings, virtual social hours, industry forums, and Corporate Advisory Council meetings.

By |2021-01-07T17:30:20-08:00December 17th, 2020|News|Comments Off on TechCA Reaches First-Year Milestone!

TechCA Congratulates Michael Wilkening on Leaving State Service

TechCA CEO Jennifer Saha issued the following statement on Michael Wilkening leaving his position as Special Advisor to Gov. Newsom on innovation and digital services:

By |2020-12-11T16:22:31-08:00December 9th, 2020|News|Comments Off on TechCA Congratulates Michael Wilkening on Leaving State Service

TechCA to host virtual social hour on August 20 at 4:30 PM

Let’s all stay connected during this tough time. If you’d like to catch up with fellow gov tech industry folks, please join this TechCA virtual happy hour ZOOM on Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 4:30PM.

By |2020-08-10T16:45:28-07:00August 10th, 2020|News|Comments Off on TechCA to host virtual social hour on August 20 at 4:30 PM

Industry News: Fortenberry joins RedHat as Public Services Development Manager

Former California state deputy director Tony Fortenberry has joined Red Hat as Public Sector Services Business Development Manager for the Western US. Previously he served as California Office of Systems Integration deputy director for the Child Welfare Digital Services project and has contributed to state and local government initiatives for the past 20 years. 

By |2020-08-10T16:25:51-07:00July 28th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Industry News: Fortenberry joins RedHat as Public Services Development Manager

5/21 @ 4:30 PM: Please Join TechCA for a Virtual Happy Hour

Let’s all stay connected during this tough time. If you’d like to catch up with fellow gov tech industry folks, please join this TechCA virtual happy hour ZOOM on Thursday, May 21, at 4:30 pm as a replacement for our usual mixer event.  RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/techca-virtual-meetup-happy-hour-tickets-105019698746

By |2020-05-13T15:46:39-07:00May 13th, 2020|News|Comments Off on 5/21 @ 4:30 PM: Please Join TechCA for a Virtual Happy Hour