2019 Sponsors

Thank you for considering sponsorship of IT Gulf Coast! We are very excited that you are interested in helping our organization continue to make a difference in the local IT community! The Information Technology Association of the Gulf Coast is a local non-profit organization for professionals in the tech community. The sponsorship proceeds we collect fund scholarships and STEM programs. Each year we award thousands of dollars to source the organization projects and curricula.

 


PLATINUM SPONSORS


 

General Dynamics IT

General Dynamics Information Technology and CSRA have united to create the premier provider of high-tech IT solutions to the government IT market. Together as General Dynamics Information Technology, we deliver cost-effective, next-generation IT solutions and services to the Department of Defense, the intelligence community and federal civilian agencies as they modernize their information systems.

We are a company of over 40,000 smart, talented individuals who are committed to a stronger and better future for America through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

gdit.com


Raytheon

Raytheon Company, with 2016 sales of $24 billion and 63,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 95 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

In the Pensacola area, Raytheon was recently awarded the DHS Development, Operations, and Maintenance, DOMino, contract.

Under the contract, Raytheon will help develop DHSs next-generation National Cybersecurity Protection System, delivering new and upgraded capabilities and is the prime contractor and systems integrator to help safeguard the .gov domain.

raytheon.com/


 


GOLD SPONSORS


 

Gulf Power

Gulf Power is an energy provider serving almost half a million customers across Northwest Florida, from the Alabama border, to the Apalachicola River, to the Gulf Coast. Our customers are at the center of everything we do. The  companys mission is to safely provide exceptional customer value by delivering reliable, affordable and environmentally responsible electricity while strengthening our communities. Learn more at MyGulfPower.com or on the  companys Facebook, Instagram and Twitter pages.

gulfpower.com



Navy Federal Credit Union

Navy Federal Credit Union is the worlds largest credit union with $94 billion in assets, over 8 million members, 319 branches, and a workforce of over 17,000 employees worldwide.  Navy Federal is honored to serve those who serve, with a field of membership comprised of all Department of Defense and Coast Guard active duty, veterans, civilian and contractor personnel, and their families.

navyfederal.org



Uniti Fiber

Uniti is a real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on the acquisition and construction of mission-critical communications infrastructure such as fiber, wireless towers and ground leases. We work with customers in a wide variety of situations, including monetizing existing assets through a sale-leaseback transaction, financing of greenfield infrastructure development, and merger and acquisition support for complementary companies.

uniti.com/Fiber



UWF Center for Cybersecurity

The UWF Center for Cybersecurity is the regional hub for cybersecurity education and research, including multidisciplinary programs and certificates, research opportunities, outreach activities, and industry partnerships.

uwf.edu/centers/center-for-cybersecurity



Vivid Bridge Studios

Vivid Bridge Studios empowers businesses, brands, and agencies to have a greater impact through holistic, cinematic strategy. We are a strategic video production studio based in Pensacola, FL. We drive results through holistic visual communications. At our core, we are your partner for growth. Proudly the Gulf Coasts largest women-owned video production company.

vividbridge.com






AppRiver

In just a few short years, AppRiver has grown to become a worldwide leader in email and Web security, but new threats are emerging every day. Count on the phenomenal team at AppRiver to keep your business productive, your network safe and your information secure.

appriver.com



Wind Creek Hospitality

Wind Creek Hospitality is the principal gaming and hospitality entity for the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.  Dedicated to providing first-class Guest experience, Wind Creek Hospitality has in just a few short years become one of the most respected and fastest growing brands in the gaming industry.

Windcreekhospitality.com




 


SILVER SPONSORS


 

C Spire

C Spire offers a full suite of communication and cloud solutions enabling us to be a vital extension of your organization. From our nationally recognized Tier III data center to award-winning IT teams, C Spire takes pride in offering our region the best-in-breed solutions and support they expect from a technology leader. Our technologies are rigorously tested, reliable, and proven to help you win.

cspirebusiness.com



TEKsystems

At TEKsystems, were obsessed with technology. Its power to change everything. Technology fuels our passion for and commitment to helping organizations do what they set out to. When we engage, we bring fresh ideas that help you galvanize your performance. Refine your strategy. Spark new energy. The futureand how we get theredepends on those who build, connect, create and transform our world. The most successful and innovative businesses are already doing it, and were skilled experts at bringing in the team they need to thrive.

teksystems.com



Cox Business

Cox Business provides voice, data and video services for more than 275,000 small and regional businesses, including healthcare providers, K-12, and higher education, financial institutions and federal, state and local government organizations. Visit us at CoxBusiness.com.

coxbusiness.com




Dell Technologies is the leader in digital transformation, providing digital technology solutions, products, and services to drive business success.




 


BRONZE SPONSORS


 

Nfina Technologies

Nfina Technologies is a US-based manufacturer of Servers, Storage products, and hyper-converged clusters that combines current high-performance technology with an outstanding warranty and tech support.  Nfina provides the lowest TCO in the industry.

We supply customized solutions to IT departments with growing compute and storage requirements who need the latest technology in order to maximize their IT infrastructure spending dollars.  Every Nfina customer receives personal attention from our staff because our success is tied to your business.

nfinausa.com



AT&T

AT&T Inc. is a world leader in communications, media, and entertainment, and technology.  With our acquisition of Time Warner, we are building a truly modern media company that will create the best entertainment and communications experiences in the world.

business.att.com




Mediacom Business

Mediacom Business delivers Internet, Phone and TV services via cable-exclusive DOCSIS 3.0 technology. We have invested over $2.5 billion over the past 10 years to expand our product delivery systems. With a coast-to-coast fiber network, Mediacom Business offers anchor institutions bandwidth and connectivity with speeds of 1 Gigabit and beyond.

mediacombusiness.com



 


STATEGIC PARTNERS


Visit Pensacola

Visit Pensacola is the destination management organization for Escambia County which includes Pensacola, Pensacola Beach and Perdido Key. With over 450 years of rich history and 18 miles of sugar-white sand beaches bordered by the emerald-green waters of the Gulf of Mexico, visitors from all over the world are lured to our pristine shores every year. Visit Pensacola supports the community vision of tourism by serving as the central body responsible for building tourism as an economic engine for our community through leadership, connection, collaboration and communication.

visitpensacola.com