2017 Sponsors

Interested in being a sponsor for Midwest Technology Leaders 2017 IT Symposium?  You can request a sponsor packet.


CDW is a leading multi-brand technology solutions provider to business, government, education and healthcare organizations in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. A Fortune 500 company with multinational capabilities, CDW was founded in 1984 and employs approximately 8,500 coworkers. For the year ended December 31, 2016, the company generated net sales of nearly $14 billion. Our broad array of offerings range from discrete hardware and software products to integrated IT solutions such as mobility, security, cloud, data center and collaboration.

For more information, visit www.cdw.com or @CDWCorp


Info-Tech Research Group is the world’s fastest growing information technology research and advisory company. We produce unbiased and highly relevant IT research to help CIOs & IT leaders make strategic, timely and well informed decisions.

For more information, visit www.infotech.com or @infotechRG

ServiceNow is a leading provider of cloud-based services that automate enterprise IT operations. We focus on transforming enterprise IT by automating and standardizing business processes and consolidating IT across the global enterprise. Organizations deploy our service to create a single system of record for enterprise IT, lower operational costs and enhance efficiency. Additionally, our customers use our extensive platform to build custom applications for automating activities unique to their business requirements.

For more information, visit www.servicenow.com or@servicenow


Box (NYSE: BOX) transforms the way people and organizations work, so they can achieve their greatest ambitions. As a leading enterprise content platform, Box helps more than 66,000 businesses securely access and manage their critical information in the cloud.

For more information, visit www.box.com or @BoxHQ

Comcast Business offers Internet, Ethernet, Voice and TV for businesses. Built for business, services are delivered over a diverse, private network – the nation’s leading alternative to the phone company. With Internet speeds up to seven times faster than DSL and Ethernet that provides carrier-grade data and Internet services, at speeds up to 10 GBPS, businesses wil lfind the solution they need. Customers also value the 24×7 dedicated business support everywhere: phone, web and online.

For more information, visit business.comcast.com or @comcastbusiness

Domo is the world’s leading business optimization software, bringing together people and the data they rely on to improve business results.

For more information, visit www.domo.com or @Domotalk

Duo Security is a cloud-based Trusted Access provider protecting thousands of the world’s largest and fastest-growing organizations, including Etsy, Facebook, Toyota, Twitter and more. Duo’s technology can be quickly deployed to protect users, data and applications from breaches, credential theft and account takeover.

For more information, visit www.duo.com or @duosec


Calance is an IT Services firm operating in the United States, Canada and India. We provide IT Consulting, Application Development, Systems Integration, Managed Services, IT Staffing, and pre-built Products & Solutions. With a long history of success in IT Services, we help our clients tackle many of today’s technology challenges. We are committed to providing our clients with cost effectiveness, quality, and value creation.

For more information, visit www.calance.com or @calanceusa


Tote Bag
Tote Bag

Community Partner

We Build Character is a not-for-profit organization focused on growing and strengthening the Michigan workforce through powerful executive mentoring programs. Our mentoring programs are designed to build a diverse network of leaders resulting in a powerful ripple effect of inclusion throughout the community.   We work with corporate partners who share in our mission and vision and in return help them meet their diversity, leadership development and succession planning objectives.

Local SIM Chapter

The Chapter strives to strengthen professional communications among members who direct the application of information technology in private and pubic organizations. Chapter activities include:

  • Meeting to share innovative ideas and real world experiences which address enterprise information needs. We have excellent speakers both from our membership, and bring in industry executives and subject matter experts from many sources.
  • Providing presentations by leading national information-management professionals and executives who benefit from management-information systems.
  • Challenging our comfort levels by exchanging ideas with peers and business counterparts.
  • Tours of member facilities to observe, first hand, excellent uses of Technology in the metro Detroit area
  • Being a resource for each other, and personal networking.