Tech: BCT Consulting

Tech: BCT Consulting

Today’s ePathway Academy visit was to BCT Consulting, a networking/managed services IT company grown in Fresno and serving clients in every state in the US (and in several other countries). CEO Eric Rawn spent the day with our students, inviting several of his Vice Presidents to explain their areas and work responsibilities. Topics covered included equityRead more about Tech: BCT Consulting[…]

Tech: Aplos

Tech: Aplos

On day 3 of ePathway Academy, students visited Aplos software. Aplos is a small, venture-backed, fast-growing tech startup making Church and Non-Profit business software. Students also had the chance to visit Kulungu for Congo, a Non-Profit developing wells, schools and the economy in the Congo,  to learn about the software needs of a Non-Profit. StudentsRead more about Tech: Aplos[…]

Tech: FocusVision

Tech: FocusVision

On Day 2 of Tech Week, we visited FocusVision. Headquartered in Fresno but with offices all over the world, FocusVision grew from an apartment to a worldwide enterprise serving some of the world’s biggest brands with market research technology. ePathway Academy students learned about the organizational structure, had the chance to talk with the CEO, ZlotcoRead more about Tech: FocusVision[…]

Tech: Day 1

Tech: Day 1

Day 1 of ePathway Academy 2018 launched at BitWise Industries in Downtown Fresno. Students from Fresno and Clovis Unified School Districts joined a few guests from Fresno State for an introduction to the Tech sector. Featured speakers today included Eric Santos, the CEO of Benchmark Intelligence and Beth Dhillon of BitWise Industries. Eric told hisRead more about Tech: Day 1[…]

2017 Visit: Montage for Ag and Projekt15

2017 Visit: Montage for Ag and Projekt15

On June 16, ePathway Academy students visited Montage for Ag and Projekt 15. Students learned about managing technical talent, technology in the ag industry, how to learn about programming (or any chosen discipline), how to evolve a software product, online marketing, and the wandering nature of career paths (a recurring theme throughout our visits). Thanks for someRead more about 2017 Visit: Montage for Ag and Projekt15[…]

2017 Visit: FocusVision

2017 Visit: FocusVision

On June 15, ePathway Academy students visited FocusVision, a leading provider of market research technology and tools. Students learned about the growth of the company from very modest beginnings, their current worldwide operations, communication, and the state of the marketing industry. Students learned from Jamin Brazil, the CEO of FocusVision, and Minh Bui, Director of SoftwareRead more about 2017 Visit: FocusVision[…]

2017 Visit: LotPath

2017 Visit: LotPath

On June 14, Mike Dodson (CEO) and Jeff Doolittle (CTO) of LotPath software visited with ePathway Academy students. Students learned about the history of LotPath, the differences between creating software on a contract basis vs. offering software products, and some of the philosophy that underlies business. Thanks for a great visit, LotPath!  

2017 Visit: Aplos

2017 Visit: Aplos

Aplos Software hosted ePathway Academy on June 13. Aplos creates several software products that serve non-profits and churches. They’re best-known for their web-based accounting software. Students learned about growing a SAAS (software as a service) company, company culture, the differences between a venture-back startup and a bootstrapped startup, and more. Thanks, Aplos! New photo byRead more about 2017 Visit: Aplos[…]

2017 Visit: Geekwise Academy

2017 Visit: Geekwise Academy

Beth Mily from Geekwise Academy (a division of BitWise Industries) met with us to talk about her career path, the education landscape in technology, and the way tech jobs will change the Central Valley’s economy in the future. Check out the programming classes available at Geekwise! New photo by Andrew Shinn / Google Photos