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Tampa Bay Software CEOs Join Forces to Foster a Tech Hub

TAMPA, FL (MAY 18, 2018) – A coalition consisting of several high-profile software company CEOs headquartered in Tampa have partnered with Tampa Bay Tech, Florida’s largest technology council. The CEOs formed an alliance with the goals of promoting, growing and improving the region’s technology ecosystem. These goals will be accomplished through partnering with local companies, working with business groups, and collaborating with higher-education organizations. Additionally, the coalition will promote job growth by hiring local professionals and creating opportunities for student internship and career development.

Members include Jack Berlin, CEO of Accusoft, Seng Sun, CEO of SunView Software, Jody Haneke, CEO of Haneke Design, Chris Karlo, CEO of Mercury New Media, Peter Dobler, CEO of Dobler Consulting, Gina Leigh Volmuth, CEO of Praxsys Group, and Paul Toomey, CEO of Geographic Solutions.

“We know that Tampa Bay is Florida’s largest and fastest-growing tech hub,” explains Jack Berlin, CEO of Tampa-based Accusoft, “and we want to ensure that everyone else knows this as well.”

“We have a golden opportunity to take advantage of a rapidly growing tech ecosystem here in Tampa,” continues Seng Sun, CEO of Tampa-based SunView Software. “We believe that Tampa has the talent to drive innovation and create opportunities for this area.”

For more information, or if you are a Tampa Bay Software CEO interested in participating, please visit

About Tampa Bay Tech:

Established in 2000, Tampa Bay Tech is Florida’s largest technology council, working to empower Florida’s largest, and the nation’s second-fastest-growing tech hub by collaborating with Tampa Bay’s largest and fastest-growing tech companies and their value-chain partners. It’s three strategic initiatives are Workforce, Marketing, and Community. Tampa Bay Tech produces two flagship events annually – poweredUP and the Tampa Bay Tech Awards. In addition, it organizes hundreds of interest-level gatherings per year in conjunction with their Board of Directors, Technology Executive Council, Meetup cooperative and community partners. Tampa Bay Tech members represent 2 million total employees; $300+ million venture capital raised; $500+ billion annual revenues and $1+ trillion market capitalization.
Twitter: @techtampabay
Facebook: @techtampabay
LinkedIn: Tampa Bay Tech

For more information contact:
Daniel James Scott
Co-Executive Director, Tampa Bay Tech
PO Box 20067
Tampa, FL 33602

About Accusoft

Accusoft offers a robust portfolio of document and imaging tools for developers. Our APIs and software development toolkits are built using patented technology, providing high-performance document viewing, advanced search, image compression, conversion, barcode recognition, OCR, and other image processing tools for use in application and web development. Visit for more information.

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