As a high-tech marketing professional, I am asking for your help in promoting a new initiative that will help change the future of the high-tech industry. As you know, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) related jobs in Texas are projected to grow by 22 percent by 2018, but only 12 percent of the degrees earned by college graduates are in STEM fields. Without an adequate workforce for the 758,000 jobs that will need to be filled, North Texas technology companies will suffer and our community will be hampered from the growth that tech jobs can bring.
Forward Vision Marketing is dedicated to the high-tech industry marketing and that is why I am a co-chair of the Metroplex Technology Business Council STEM marketing team. We have just launched a website called STEMfire.com. (more…)