As the leading voice for the U.S. technology industry and foundation of the global innovation economy, TechAmerica has elected CEO Philippe Courtot to its Board of Directors.
TechAmerica President Phil Bond stated: "We are pleased that TechAmerica members and their supporting organizations elected Philippe Courtot to the 2009 Board of Directors. Philippe’s proven industry knowledge and global expertise brings a new perspective and resource to the association enabling us to be the loudest and strongest voice in Washington, D.C., Wall Street and the major markets for electronics and IT."
Representing approximately 1,500 member companies, of all sizes, from the public and commercial sectors of the economy, TechAmerica is the industry’s largest advocacy organization dedicated to helping members' top and bottom lines. It is also the technology industry’s only grassroots-to-global advocacy network, with offices in state capitals around the United States, Washington, D.C., Europe (Brussels) and Asia (Beijing). TechAmerica was formed by the merger of AeA (formerly the American Electronics Association), the Cyber Security Industry Alliance (CSIA), the Information Technology Association of America (ITAA) and the Government Electronics & Information Technology Association (GEIA).