The Roanoke - Blacksburg Technology Council


Who We Are

We are a team of innovators, thought-leaders, entrepreneurs, tech enthusiasts and tech company champions. Together, we have one common goal: helping our region's technology community grow and succeed. We promise to always support, foster and promote technology in the Roanoke - Blacksburg region.

As Roanoke – Blacksburg’s premier professional association, the RBTC has become the essential business resource for entrepreneurs and technology companies seeking to achieve greater success. The RBTC is a non-profit member-driven association of businesses and organizations in the greater Roanoke - Blacksburg region, working together to promote the growth and success of the region's technology sector. Our membership includes more than 225 organizations from the smallest, emerging technology firms to some of the largest employers in the region. The RBTC is building a technology community that is a catalyst for innovation, inspiration, success, and leadership within our region. Learn more about the Roanoke - Blacksburg region and how to find a tech job here

Our Mission

The Roanoke – Blacksburg Technology Council is the leading resource for the region’s growth and success. The RBTC exists to connect and unite the region’s technology community, develop and educate thought-leaders, mentors and the technology workforce, and improve access to talent.

Our Vision

We will be the region’s champion for innovation. We constantly strive to be agile and entrepreneurial. We believe in being member-centric and building a united community around technology.

Strategic Objectives

  1. Connect the region’s technology and business community, resources, talent and capital.
  2. Develop and educate thought leaders, mentors, ambassadors and regional champions.
  3. Recruit, attract, retain and excite talent and the region’s technology workforce for the advancement of the community (R.A.R.E.).


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Strategic Plan

Ten Ways The RBTC Leads

Ten Reasons to Become a Member

Upcoming Events
January Tech and Toast
Jan 15 1/15/2015 7:15 am
CEO Forum
Feb 3 2/3/2015
February Tech and Toast
Feb 19 2/19/2015 7:15 am
March Tech and Toast
Mar 19 3/19/2015 7:15 am
Job Board
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