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20Fathoms Partners with Michigan Tech University to Advance Tech Entrepreneurship

20Fathoms and Michigan Technological University are developing a growing partnership to turn outcomes of research on campus into start-up businesses in Northern Michigan. Representatives from the Michigan Tech Office of Innovation and Commercialization recently visited...

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October 26, 2020

20Fathoms office moving to Bayview Professional Centre with expanded space and amenities

20Fathoms announces a move to a new office in the Bayview Professional Centre (10850 E. Traverse Hwy., Traverse City) which offers expanded space and amenities for members of the tech incubator and coworking space. The...

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Keith Kelly

October 12, 2020

Innovating Workforce Development and Building a Tech Community in Traverse City: Q&A with Keith Kelly, tccodes and tccyber Program Manager

Keith Kelly is a community builder, innovator, educator, and technologist. With the tccodes and tccyber programs at 20Fathoms, he united all of this to develop innovative learning communities for software developers and cybersecurity professionals, respectively....

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Future is Digital Challenge

September 15, 2020

20Fathoms Offers Scholarships for Digital Marketing and Business Analytics Courses Through “The Future is Digital Challenge”

20Fathoms is working to cultivate a hub of tech talent in Traverse City, Michigan. We previously introduced learning communities for software developers (tccodes) and cybersecurity professionals (tccyber). Now, through our partnership with the Center on...

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Christine Vincent

September 8, 2020

Tech Career Profile: Christine Vincent, Agile Product Owner & Senior Scrum Master at HealthBridge

Christine Vincent’s focus is clear: deliver quality products that increase business value.  She enjoys working with development teams to get the job done and is passionate about using Agile best practices to drive transparency and...

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Shaun Bertrand

August 17, 2020

Cybersecurity Career Profile: Shaun Bertrand, Senior VP of Security Programs at CBI

Shaun Bertrand’s enthusiasm for cybersecurity is contagious. A 25-year veteran of the field, he is passionate not only about his day-to-day work leading the Red Team at cybersecurity solutions firm CBI, but also about helping...

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August 12, 2020

Introducing tccyber: Accelerating cybersecurity careers in Traverse City

tccyber is a new Traverse City based learning community for cybersecurity professionals at all levels including those who are: Brand new to the profession and exploring their options Current tech professionals interested in expanding their...

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