Clearwater, FL— On Friday, May 23, 2014 the Clearwater Technology Alliance will be hosting the first annual Clearwater Tech Olympics, located at Station Square Park, and the 600 Block of Cleveland Street.
The Clearwater Technology Alliance is a growing community of tech professionals with over 20 technology businesses that host over 800 employees. The Clearwater Tech Olympics is an annual event that focuses on the technology sector, provides fun for both participants and spectators alike, and draws attention to the Downtown Tech Corridor, as well as the City of Clearwater.
The Clearwater Technology Alliance has reached out to several businesses in the community to participate in the event which will include 8 competitive activities for teams representing their company and or organization.
“We work right alongside a number of technology companies downtown and never really have a chance to mingle and this is a fantastic opportunity for all of us to become aware of who’s here, compete together and just have fun,” said Jason Bennick, Clearwater Technology Alliance board member and COO of AutoLoop. “AutoLoop is founded on innovation so something as wild and wacky as this ‘Tech Olympics’ is going to be just awesome for everyone.”
The competitions include: Office Chair Races, Geek/Tech Costume Contest, Cornhole Tournament, Foosball Tournament, Text Msg. /Twitter Post Obstacle course race, Nerf Gun Shooting Competition, Multi-Copter Cornhole Tournament and a Video Game Tournament. Interested competitors can sign-up for the event at http://clearwatertechalliance.com/clearwater-tech-olympics/
For more information, contact Jason Stanard at 727-216-7606 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Clearwater Technology Alliance(www.clearwatertechalliance.com) aims to create a group of technology executives, tech business owners, and like-minded business professionals whose purpose is to increase awareness of the downtown technology core, entice businesses to move downtown, and further establish Downtown Clearwater as “the place to be” for tech.
Sponsorship and promotional support for the Clearwater Tech Olympics is being provided in part by the City of Clearwater Cleveland Street District (www.clevelandstreetdistrict.com) and Economic Development & Housing Department (www.myclearwater.com/econdev)