JOIN US FOR A NIGHT TO REMEMBER!
TechNite is an annual celebration of the region’s thriving technology community and a key opportunity to network with more than 600 influential leaders in business and innovation.
Come join us as we celebrate the amazing achievements in technology-focused entrepreneurship, innovation, and leadership from across the region!
Friday, April 21, 2017 | 5:30pm
The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center | Roanoke, Virginia
After-Party: The Center in the Square – Science Museum (more details to come)
TechNite 2017 News
TechNite is an annual celebration of the Roanoke-Blacksburg region’s growing technology community and is one of the largest networking events of the year with hundreds of influential leaders in business and innovation. Join us as we honor the amazing achievements in...read more
The RBTC is pleased to announce that this year's TechNite will feature Keynote Speaker Bonz Hart and Emcee Caitlyn Scaggs. BONZ HART Bonz Hart began his career as a serial entrepreneur, consultant and worked for software companies in the US and Canada. His reputation...read more
TechNite 2017 is in the planning stages and we are excited for another year of celebrating the growth and achievements of our dynamic technology community together! This annual celebration of the region’s thriving technology sector is an important time of networking...read more
Bonz began his career as a serial entrepreneur, consultant and worked for software companies in the US and Canada. In 1993 Bonz founded Meridium with the vision of helping the world’s asset-intensive industries through effective Asset Performance Management software and services. In September of 2016 GE Digital purchased the rest of Meridium for an enterprise value of 500 million dollars. Bonz retired from GE/Meridium at the end of January 2017.
Bonz was an early President of the RBTC in the 1990’s.
Bonz will share some lessons learned to help grow your business and our region.
Caitlyn Scaggs went from being a police officer to marketing professional and ultimately the Chief Growth Officer at Polymer Solutions Incorporated (PSI). After joining the PSI team, she developed her skills as an expert ‘scientist’ in all things marketing, communications, and business development.
In 2013 Caitlyn began her own marketing firm, Blue Mobius Marketing, and is regarded as a thought leader in social media and digital marketing strategy. She has a passion for public speaking, writing, business development and continuous improvement.