Arketi Principal Mike Neumeier Appointed to TechBridge Board of Directors
Role Helps Advance Mission of Atlanta-Based Technology Nonprofit
ATLANTA – Dec. 10, 2012 – Atlanta-based TechBridge, a nonprofit that leverages technology to empower the nonprofits that impact our community, has appointed Arketi Principal Mike Neumeier to its Board of Directors.
Mike Neumeier, APR is a principal with Arketi Group, a business-to-business public relations and digital marketing agency. Mike has built an enviable record of creating and delivering plans that result in building the bottom line. Previously Mike served as director of media and analyst relations for Interland, as a PR and marketing executive for two large independent marketing and PR agencies, and as the director of news services for Mercer University.
Mike has earned the distinction Accredited in Public Relations (APR) and more than 75 industry awards, including a PRSA Bronze Anvil for architecting a demand-creation program that resulted in a $13 million increase in sales. Mike received his BS in Public Relations from the University of Florida.
"Our Board of Directors are all recognized leaders in the Metro Atlanta technology community and bring exceptional talent and experience to TechBridge," according to Sandy Hofmann, Chair of the TechBridge Board of Directors. "They serve as passionate advocates for enabling nonprofits to harness technology for real impact."
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2012 TechBridge Board of Directors:
Sandy Hofmann, Board Chair, CIO-in-Residence, Advanced Technology Development Center
Clint Bailey, Board Vice Chair, VP of Sales & Founder, HUNTER Technical
Mary Carol Alexander, Regional Sales Director, Southeast Region, QlikTech
Marva Bailer, Software Executive, SE, IBM
Ray Benedick, VP – IT Supply Chain & Finance, The Home Depot
Keith Boone, Group Technology Officer – Products, Accenture
Sean Casey, Deputy Commissioner, Georgia Department of Revenue
Aaron deSouza, Partner, Atlanta Audit Practice Leader, Grant Thornton, LLP
Jay Ferro, CIO, American Cancer Society
Susan Darnell Frymire, President, Community Affairs, MD&E Clarity
Frank Fuerst, CEO & Co-Founder, B2B Technologies, LLC
Scott Geller, CTO & President, Points of Light Digital, TechBridge Co-Founder
Roosevelt Giles, CEO, EndPoint Consulting Group
Jeff Harvey, SVP & GM, Central Region, SAP North America
Dale Kirkland, SVP, Silicon Valley Bank
Barb Kunkel, CIO, Troutman Sanders, LLP
Steve Linowes, Partner, 08 Partners, TechBridge Co-Founder
Marci McCarthy, CEO, Tech Exec Networks, Inc.
Lisa McVey, CIO, McKesson Provider Technologies
Sig Mosley, President, Imlay Investments
Mike Neumeier, Principal, Arketi Group
Bill Nussey, CEO, Silverpop
Joe Oesterling, EVP Network & Technology, Cbeyond
Karen Painter, SVP – Enterprise Applications, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
Jose Quintana, Founder & CEO, XCEL Advisers, LLC
Jamie Ross, Sales Manager, Microsoft
David Teske, Partner, Alston & Bird, LLP
Judi Vitale, President, Vitale CFO
Reggie Walker, Partner, Advisory Market Leader, PwC
TechBridge is an Atlanta-based nonprofit organization with one mission – to leverage technology to empower the nonprofits that impact our community. TechBridge has provided IT consulting, hosting and outsourcing services to hundreds of nonprofits, helping them harness the productivity gains long since enjoyed by the corporate sector, by connecting the needs of nonprofits with the skills and financial resources of the technology community. The Digital Ball, TechBridge’s signature fundraising gala, brings together Atlanta’s technology community to celebrate the impact technology can have in strengthening our community. For more information about TechBridge, Digital Ball sponsorship opportunities, and the Technology Innovation Award, please visit www.techbridge.org.
About Arketi Group
Arketi Group is a public relations (PR) and digital marketing firm that helps business-to-business (B2B) technology organizations accelerate growth through intelligent strategy, public relations, messaging, branding and demand generation. Consistently recognized by BtoB magazine as one of the nation's “Top BtoB Agencies,” Arketi helps its clients use marketing to generate revenue. Companies benefiting from this approach to B2B marketing include Cbeyond, CorFire, Extol, Knowlagent, Semprius, Stonesoft and Xerox. For more information, call 404-929-0091 ext. 202 or visit www.arketi.com.