RALEIGH, N.C. (Aug. 14, 2003) - Mi-Co's Sr. VP of Sales and Marketing, Barrett Joyner will be speaking at the closing session of the five day TechEngage Conference on the North Carolina State Campus in Raleigh on Friday August 15, 2003. Joyner's address will focus on finding jobs in a "Buyer's Market" and the key items to keep in mind during the rough, but brightening economic times. The five-day conference, which provides training to unemployed IT professionals from North Carolina, is underway at North Carolina State University.
Sidd Chopra, Master of Ceremonies of the conference said, "We asked Barrett to speak because of his unique ability to talk high-tech in a manner that leaves the audience informed, entertained and even inspired. He always manages to leave you smiling and feeling glad you met."
TechEngage's conference is designed to help participants develop their skills, learn cutting-edge technologies and prepare for the job-hunting process. Based on the significant contributions of companies like the gold sponsoring agencies such as SAS, North Carolina State University's College of Management, Developmentor, and Global Knowledge, IT professionals will receive one week of technical training worth $1,500-3,000 per person for only $155 including books and the use of a laptop computer."
TechEngage is a non-profit organization focused on providing extremely low-cost, market-relevant training opportunities for unemployed and marginally employed technology workers. For more information on TechEngage, please log on to www.techengage.org or send e-mail to email@example.com. If you would like to become a corporate sponsor of TechEngage please contact Warren Fuson, Executive Director, Office: 919-878-0540, Ext. 232; Mobile: 919-523-4500.
Mi-Co, the mobile data capture company, provides software to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the entire process of capturing and using data. Mi-Co's end-to-end enterprise Mi-Forms Software System enables the capture, handwriting verification and communication of forms based and free-form pen-on-paper data for enterprise users. Mi-Forms supports enterprise data capture using the Tablet PC, the Logitech io Digital Pen and signature capture devices. Mi-Co's vertical markets for the Mi-Forms Software include healthcare and pharmaceuticals, public safety, and governmental services, and Mi-Co has a growing number of customers in these segments. Mi-Co is headquartered in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. For more information on Mi-Co, visit www.mi-corporation.com.
About Barrett Joyner
Barrett Joyner serves as Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, for Mi-Co, the mobile data capture software company. Barrett has over two decades of leadership and management experience in enterprise software companies, including an illustrious 16-year career at SAS Institute. At SAS Barrett held a number of key roles in sales, marketing and executive management, from account representative to President of SAS North America, contributing to the extensive growth of SAS in becoming the world's largest privately held software company with annual revenues of over $1 Billion. Barrett also served as CEO of FullSeven Technologies, directing the company through the turbulent economic times of late 2001 and early 2002. Additionally, Barrett served as Executive Vice President at SciQuest where he was responsible for e-information services, product marketing and corporate communications. Barrett frequently speaks and consults on the executive's role in building productive and fully aligned work teams with a "results through relationships" philosophy. Barrett holds a BA in Political Science from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, has two wonderful children attending triangle universities and is married to a saint.