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January 16, 2013
“IT in the D” Graduates Second Class
Students gain foundational training for careers in information technology
DETROIT, Mich., – With interest in joining Downtown Detroit’s growing IT workforce surging, … Read the rest
Jon Marcus| United Hemispheres
Detroit is in a curious predicament: It has high unemployment but also thousands of open jobs in tech and high-skilled manufacturing. The unprecedented solution that its businesses, schools and local agencies have devised could serve as … Read the rest
From the Motor City to Mobile City? Maybe soon.
A new conference on designing applications for Apple’s mobile operating system hopes to spearhead the growth of Detroit’s burgeoning tech economy.
The first Detroit Mobile City iOS conference will … Read the rest
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December 13, 2012 248-626-0006
Workforce training initiative IT in the D strengthened for 2013, beyond
DETROIT, Mich., – IT in the D founders formally pledged their commitment to the … Read the rest
Jeff Gilbert| CBS Detroit
DETROIT — (WWJ) General Motors is bringing in three thousand information technology workers from Hewlett-Packard.
Those workers had been assigned to the GM account. They will now become General Motors employees.
It’s part of a deal … Read the rest
Amanda Lewan & Timothy Fisher| Deadline Detroit
You may not hear it from the hum of computers, or the soft clicking of programmers. It won’t sound as loud as the roar of Ford’s first engine. But in the heart of … Read the rest
Matt Roush| CBS Detroit
DETROIT — Last week, the first 25 participants in the “IT in the D” pilot program officially graduated, after spending two and a half months gaining real-world IT experience and receiving instruction from volunteer IT professionals … Read the rest
Michael Martinez|The Detroit News
Detroit— The smile on Elantis Hall’s face told the story.
Hall beamed ear to ear Friday morning as she accepted her diploma in the inaugural class of an intensive information technology boot camp at … Read the rest