AUSTIN, TX (PRWEB) September 27, 2004 -
Â Alliance Tech, an industry leader in providing technology solutions for the meetings and events industry, announced the appointment of Richard C. Benkendorf to their Board of Directors.
Mr. Benkendorf is cofounder and Managing Principal of Technology Impact Partners (TIP), a venture capital and advisory services firm focused on software, information technology and communications companies. Prior to founding TIP, Mr. Benkendorf founded and led two other successful private equity firms focused on the same market segments. Mr. Benkendorf was Senior Vice President of Investments and Strategic Planning for Ameritech and worked for over 16 years in various executive roles at IBM. He founded The American Software Company (TASC), was President of Telemed and Chairman of Execucom.
"We are honored to have Dick as part of our Board of Directors. He brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to our company. I am confident that his joining us will further our success in the marketplace with recent wins with IBM and SAS.Â says Art Borrego, President of Alliance Tech.
"I am excited to join Alliance Tech, a rapidly expanding company with product and services that provide marketing executives with solutions to manage and measure the effectiveness of their campaigns. Alliance Tech has had a focused strategy that has allowed them to be profitable from day one", says Mr. Benkendorf.
About Alliance Tech
Alliance Tech is a leading provider of innovative technology solutions for the conference, meetings and events industry. Alliance Tech has extensive experience in delivering event solutions for conference messaging, personal schedulers, lead management, wireless surveys, polling, PDA event guides, and event management tools. The company is the first to offer a complete and integrated wireless system it calls ÂAttendee Relationship ManagementÂ. The information collected from one or more of the modules can be aggregated and integrated into legacy CRM systems for prompt follow up. AllianceTech was founded by three former principal shareholders of Team Tech International, an Inc. 500 and Austin Business Journal Top 50 Fastest Growing Private Companies recipient.
About Technology Impact Partners
Since 1991, Technology Impact Partners, TIP, has provided venture capital to firms where the confluence of computing and communication technologies can be used to make a difference in the services provided by the provider. The TIP portfolio includes public and private companies, primarily in the Chicago Metropolitan and Austin-San Antonio markets.
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Alliance Tech Inc.
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