*New 2019 Category
Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM) – arminstitute.org
ARM accelerates robotics innovation to drive U.S.-based growth in manufacturing while developing domestic robotics expertise to create high-value careers. By lowering economic, technical, and operational barriers, ARM ensures that enterprises of all sizes can adopt robotic solutions, while preparing the American workforce to work collaboratively with robots.
Catalyst Connection – catalystconnection.org
Catalyst Connection is a private not-for-pro t organization headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. We provide consulting and training services to small manufacturers in southwestern Pennsylvania, accelerating revenue growth and improving productivity. Through active collaboration with our clients and the manufacturing community, we contribute to the growth, vibrancy, and ongoing robustness of manufacturing in our region.
Schell Games – schellgames.com
Schell Games is the largest full-service education and entertainment game development company in the United States. Since 2002, we’ve worked to create interactive experiences that engage and inspire players of all ages across all platforms.
Tech Elevator – techelevator.com
Tech Elevator is an intensive educational provider helping individuals and companies acquire in- demand technology skills for the modern workforce.
Through our 14-week, full-time and in-person coding bootcamps, we teach students with a variety of backgrounds to become software developers while helping them build career readiness skills and connections through our Pathway ProgramTM to land a meaningful job.
Founded in 2015 with a focus on quality and care in everything we do, we’re proud of our outcomes which have earned us a leading national bootcamp position based on the job placement rate of our grads through CIRR, the Council on Integrity Results in Reporting (cirr.org)