Fall 2022 Tech Company Meet & Greet
What a wonderful time it was to learn about and connect with a wide variety of technology companies and organizations during the CWIT Tech Company Meet & Greet hosted at PVCC. The tech scene is clearly thriving in Charlottesville and there is something for everyone.
Bonumose is a food ingredient manufacturer specializing in the affordable production of delicious, good-for-you sugars such as tagatose and allulose. Built on innovative, enzymatic technology discovered by Dr. Daniel Wichelecki, Bonumose developed a novel platform to produce naturally-occurring ingredients in commercial-scale quantities that would not otherwise be cost-effective or sustainable. Our Charlottesville location is growing with future positions in manufacturing, sales, and R&D.
C4K combines mentoring and technology to prepare youth for brighter futures. With 1-to-1 mentoring centered on project-based learning, self-directed exploration in the Clubhouse supported by group mentors, as well as workshops and field trips that offer STEAM experiences, C4K's programs focus on critical educational and workforce skills.
Castle Hill Gaming
Founded in 2013 and led by a team of industry pioneers and veterans, Castle Hill Gaming leverages decades of experience to provide state-of-the-art gaming products to casino gaming facilities across the United States. Today, CHG is leveraging its expertise to bring the latest generation of electronic games to the $30B Tribal market, blending compelling character animations with engaging storylines to create a uniquely immersive player experience.
As a growing company, we’re always seeking fresh talent to join our team. As a member of CHG you will get to be exposed to technologies ranging from backend systems to front end game play, all while working with team members who have designed many successful video game titles while providing customer-first sales and support to Native American casinos across the US. If you are looking for a tight-knit and supportive workplace culture driven by collaboration, creativity, and the excitement of translating innovative ideas into reality then Castle Hill Gaming is the place for you.
Our mission is to work with organizations of all sizes and industries to help them serve their customers. How we do it:
- Building useable, repeatable, secure cloud-based systems and infrastructures that help clients focus on their missions
- Meeting clients where they are and moving them toward their goals
- Having fun doing it all
When clients need a miracle, we do our best to make it happen! Our relationships with clients transcend the classic consultant, and we truly are partners with them. We learn to speak their language, and translate ours where needed. We find the win/win outcomes!
Center for Open Science
The Center for Open Science (COS) is a nonprofit culture change organization with a mission to increase openness, integrity, and reproducibility of scientific research. COS pursues this mission by building communities around open science practices, supporting metascience research, and developing and maintaining free, open source software tools, including the Open Science Framework (OSF).
Central Development Lab
Founded in 1956, the NRAO provides state-of-the-art radio telescope facilities for use by the international scientific community. NRAO telescopes are open to all astronomers regardless of institutional or national affiliation. Observing time on NRAO telescopes is available on a competitive basis to qualified scientists after evaluation of research proposals on the basis of scientific merit, the capability of the instruments to do the work, and the availability of the telescope during the requested time. NRAO also provides both formal and informal programs in education and public outreach for teachers, students, the general public, and the media.
Codebase is a highly productive oﬃce work environment, with amenities designed to safely serve a diverse community of entrepreneurs and business professionals. We exist to serve our community members in a way that will help them thrive. Codebase is an awesome place to do your very best work!
Rho Impact is a multi-disciplinary team of ESG strategists, environmental scientists, technologists, entrepreneurs, and social innovators. No matter where you are in your impact journey - whether that be Net Zero planning, ESG strategy development, decarbonizing an investment portfolio, or square one - we can help to get you where you want to go.
Spring Point Structural
At Springpoint Structural, we endeavor to use a deep and growing knowledge of the history of structures to elevate every project we work on, from historic preservation and adaptive reuse to unique and innovative new structures. We work at the intersection of past and present - where the past becomes the present - with the hope that we can be the springing point to elevate the built environment, and the people and communities it impacts, across broad challenges and to greater heights.
With nearly 80 employees, over 100 projects completed or under development, and an award-winning track record of innovation and implementation, Sun Tribe is one of the fastest growing clean energy companies in the Mid-Atlantic United States. Thanks to an experienced, in-house team of development, engineering, financial, regulatory, procurement, and construction experts, Sun Tribe serves as a comprehensive energy advisory and delivery company for our client-partners.
Whether building the first solar array to sit on an abandoned coal mine in Virginia’s history, powering the first 100 percent solar school district East of the Mississippi, installing solar on flagship state government buildings, or working with Fortune 200 companies to help meet their sustainability goals, Sun Tribe specializes in creating a brighter energy future through long-lasting, sustainable partnerships.
Tech-Girls is the K-12 outreach arm of CWIT. It was founded in 2012 with a mission to empower girls to imagine and achieve their future dreams in our tech-savvy world. With the support of awesome volunteers and local organizations, Tech-Girls brings hands-on tech-related programming to girls throughout the region. You can support Tech-Girls by volunteering for, donating to, and sharing our mission!
TechLink Central VA
We aim to retain talent in the region by connecting University of Virginia and community college students with regional businesses that have open entry-level tech positions in the IT, Biotechnology, Financial & Business Services and Light Manufacturing industries.
VDI’s mission is to make the terahertz region of the electromagnetic spectrum as useful for scientific, military and commercial applications as the microwave and infrared bands are today. VDI manufactures state-of-the-art test and measurement equipment for mm-wave and THz applications. These products include Vector Network Analyzer, Spectrum Analyzer and Signal Generator Extension Modules that extend the capability of high performance microwave measurement tools to higher frequencies. VDI's component products include detectors, mixers, frequency multipliers and custom systems for reliable operation at frequencies between 50 GHz and 2 THz. All VDI components include in-house fabricated GaAs Schottky diodes and microelectronic filter structures.
Founded in 1997, WayPath is a digital consulting agency that focuses on implementing scalable platform-based solutions that help organizations stay connected to and engaged with their customers. WayPath integrates software that is focused on improving customer communications and experiences with consistent branding, improved retention rates, and decreased regulatory exposure.
At WayPath Consulting, we pride ourselves in our deep industry knowledge and creativity that lays out the foundation of our clients’ digital presence and increases their efficiency and profit margins for sustainable growth. There has been a growing necessity to implement integrated communication systems such as Content Management Systems, Customer Communication Management, and Customer Relationship Management. These consolidated systems help brands reach out to their customers, notice the changes in customer behaviors, map the customer’s journey, and keep track of sales and customer interactions and so much more!