• H.O.P.E of Winston-Salem
    H.O.P.E of Winston-Salem
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    www.hopews.org

    H.O.P.E (Help our People Eat) of Winston-Salem helps reduce childhood hunger in Forsyth County.

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    What We Do

    We donate time packing lunches for HOPE and have built web and mobile apps to help children in need find food.

  • WS Chamber of Commerce
    WS Chamber of Commerce
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    www.winstonsalem.com

    The Tech Council functions as a collaborative forum and think tank, bringing together representatives from more than 350 high-tech companies as well as educational institutions, elected officials and the general business community.

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    What We Do

    Richard has served on the Executive Committee for 5 years and Patrick has served on the STEM, Public Relations, and Outreach (2014 Chair) Committees as well as the 2014 Executive Committee.

  • NC Technology Association
    NC Technology Association
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    www.nctechnology.org

    Founded in 1993, the North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) is a 501 (c) (6) not-for-profit association focused on advancing the state's tech industry.

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    What We Do

    We have been an active member in NCTA since 2009 actively supporting events through attendance and sponsorship. Seth has served as an ambassador since 2012 and has successfully recruited several organizations to NCTA. Patrick serves as an Advisor and is active in Workforce Development initiatives.

  • Triad Developers Guild
    Triad Developers Guild
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    www.triaddev.org

    The Triad Developers Guild provides professional enrichment opportunities to educate and promote software development technologies and best practices in North Carolina's Piedmont Triad and surrounding areas.

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    What We Do

    Rob got involved with TDG 5 years ago and was asked to join the board 2 years ago. He continues to be a major contributor to the organization even acting as a presenter from time to time. We have hosted events for the organization and continue to be a sponsor.

  • Robot Run
    Robot Run
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    www.wsrobotrun.com

    The Robot Run was established to get kids excited about robotics and software development.

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    What We Do

    We have volunteered in various roles in Forsyth County Robot Runs including as judges for the competition as a Silver Sponsor for the 2014 season. For the inaugural Fun Run in 2013 (a corporate competition) we took home first place!

  • Flywheel
    Flywheel
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    www.flywheelcowork.com

    In support of local technology entrepreneurship, Flywheel provides coworking space for innovative people in the Innovation Quarter of Winston Salem.

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    What We Do

    We share Flywheel's passion for innovation and collaboration. In addition to our Corporate Partnership, Rob and Patrick are working with Flywheel to establish a Code Camp to help those interested in software development obtain skills.

  • Arts Council
    Arts Council
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    www.intothearts.org

    The Arts Council enriches the quality of life for people in Winston-Salem and neighboring communities by raising funds for the arts, advocating for the arts, sponsoring events in conjunction with other arts organizations, providing educational opportunities strengthening cultural resources, developing social capital, and aiding economic development.

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    What We Do

    We recognize the connection between the arts and innovation and have led the way with the Innovative Companies Fund-Raising Campaign with Patrick chairing the committee, all Winston-Salem staff participating and the company matching the contributions.

  • Piedmont Angel Network
    Piedmont Angel Network
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    www.piedmontangelnetwork.com

    The Piedmont Angel Network (PAN) is a committed capital angel fund that focuses on investment opportunities in early stage companies that present high growth opportunities.

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    What We Do

    Richard is passionate about fostering technology startups in the Triad. In addition to mentoring technology entrepreneurs, Richard enjoys involvement with PAN and serving on the PAN Advisory Board with the intention of increasting awareness and facilitating an understanding of early-stage technology companies among the angel investment community.

  • The Piedmont Triad DevOps Meetup
    The Piedmont Triad DevOps Meetup
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    www.meetup.com/TriadDevOps/

    The Piedmont Triad DevOps Meetup group is spreading the concept of DevOps to the developer community in the Triad. Small Footprint believes in the movement and is actively adopting the practices across the organization.

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    What We Do

    Patrick Turner is an organizer and Small Footprint is a sponsor along with our community partner Flywheel and industry partners Dynamic Quest and TEKsystems.