Charlotte Regional Technology Executive Council

Charlotte, North Carolina

The Charlotte Regional Technology Executives Council (CRTEC) is an organization dedicated to the continuous education for its members and the economic development of technology companies in the Charlotte region. The council resources are primarily volunteers comprised of executive level technology leaders in this region. CRTEC is recognized as a 501©(6) non-profit organization.

Our mission is to facilitate the success of our member executives through education and collaboration.   We will also contribute to the continued growth of business in the community by utilizing the collective IT executive base to support higher education and entrepreneurs. 
The Charlotte Regional Technology Executives Council is the premier forum for networking and collaboration between technology executives in the Charlotte, North Carolina area.  We provide ongoing, candid deliberation on key technology issues facing our executive community and promote social networking to foster the development of relationships essential to each member’s success.  We are considered an essential tool for the development and success of technology executives in the region.


2016 Platinum Sponsors

 TriNet is a trusted partner to small businesses, providing critical HR-related services on an outsourced basis. TriNet’s solutions help contain costs, minimize employer-related risks and relieve administrative burden to keep an entrepreneur’s focus on core business functions.

From employee benefits service and payroll processing to high-level human capital consulting, TriNet’s expertise is integrated with every facet of a client’s business. TriNet specializes in serving fast-moving companies in fields such as technology and financial services, who recognize that top-quality employees are the most critical competitive asset. For more information, please visit


2016 Gold Sponsors

TierPoint is a leading provider of data center services specializing in cloud, colocation, managed services, and DR. With corporate headquarters in St. Louis, TierPoint operates 29 highly redundant, carrier neutral data centers out of 19 markets across the country.

TierPoint supports your strategic business goals by delivering customized, secure, scalable, high performance and highly available solutions, backed by unrivaled local support. From compliance to security, from storage to disaster recovery, we can help solve your business challenges by providing value-driven, enterprise-class solutions.

HireNetworks provides recruiting, staffing, executive search and human resources consulting services with a special focus on providing elite, prescreened personnel for the technology and life sciences industries.

Serving as a collaborative business partner, HireNetworks offers expanded services and alliance service networks that enable clients to build their businesses, as well as their staffs. HireNetworks has earned the loyalty of a growing customer base through consistent placement of top talent providing intellectual capital, enduring material value and corporate stability.

The path to Velocity’s success has been deliberate. The company began with a laser-focus on delivering application expertise and productivity gains through complete application lifecycle support as the ERP in the Cloud CompanyTM–software implementations, upgrades, ongoing management and functional support are included in Velocity’s services.
Now, with its Universal Cloud Services, Velocity offers deep application expertise across all leading enterprise software platforms and related software complements. Velocity’s customers enjoy exceptional flexibility, choice, and performance in the software they run within the Velocity Cloud.

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina’s urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean.

A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.

Past Sponsors
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