Region Technology is a trade association of Region Business for the technology industry and other firms related.

Sacramento has made an unprecedented commitment towards supporting the tech industry by allocating city funding for civic tech, accelerator, and incubator hubs.

The technology industry has the potential to transform the Sacramento regional economy by generating high wage jobs, creating solutions to community needs, and making the region attractive to creative young professionals.

The Board of Directors of Region Technology is comprised of the top industry leaders from Sacramento, who include:

Chairman:
Rex Klein, Barryhund Administrators
1st Vice Chair:
Garrett Gatewood, BCSOS
2nd Vice Chair:
John Parilo, wimZr
Member Officer:
Meitra Bozorgzadegan, QTS Datacenters
Treasurer:
Ken Henderson, Sublime Digital Marketing Group

POLICY GOALS

Supporting local investment funds

Expanding public and private sector grant funds for startup, small, and mid-size technology companies headquartered in the region.

Advocating for digital infrastructure

Secure public WiFi throughout the entire downtown Sacramento core.

Improve technology infrastructure such as digital fiber for development and autonomous vehicle-ready smart roads.

Providing technical assistance

Help local governments in data security and creating open data policies to make the region a government technology and civic application hub.

Providing technical assistance

Work with local jurisdictions to facilitate hardware and software requirements that support local technology firms involvement in procurement.