North Carolina Technology Association

  • Nonprofit
  • Associations & Societies
4020 Westchase Blvd.
Suite 350
Raleigh, NC 27607
(919) 856-0393
  • About

    Driving the Growth of North Carolina's Tech Industry

    Founded in 1993, the North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) is a 501 (c) (6) not-for-profit association focused on advancing the state's tech industry. NCTA has 700+ member companies, organizations and institutions representing more than 200,000 North Carolina based employees.

    Executive Engagement: Connecting Technology Providers, Consumers and Stakeholders

    NCTA brings together executives around the business of technology for peer interaction, educational programming, information share, relationship building and networking. We host a lineup of executive-level programming from large events to small peer meetings across the state.

    Public Affairs: Providing the Voice for the Technology Industry

    NCTA is go-to organization for policy makers on issues affecting the tech sector. Our public affairs efforts are guided by three principles: build relationships, educate on issues and craft and advocate forward-thinking policy. We champion legislation that provides a favorable tax and regulatory environment, encourages new ventures and grows knowledge-based jobs in North Carolina.

    Knowledge Workforce: Promoting Lifelong Learning and a World-class Workforce

    NCTA supports the development of world-class, well-educated students and workers to make NC a hub for globally competitive companies. We provide content rich business and technology programming for employees of our member organizations. Members have access to workforce and talent related discussions, information and resources.

  • Whom to Contact

    • Jana Barile
      Office Manager/Bookkeeper
    • Michelle Calton
      Vice-President, Strategy & Development
    • Alison Gordon
      Director of Membership Development
    • Rachel Kennedy
      Marketing & Communications Consultant
    • Brooks Raiford
      President & CEO
    • Mary Smith
      Events Manager
    • Tracy Sternberg
    • Lee Yates
      Membership Services Coordinator
    • Emily Young
      Membership Development Manager