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Meet The Tech Council's Membership!

By The Pittsburgh Technology Council

PTC Member News

Pittsburgh Technology Council members truly represent the diversity of clusters that make up the Pittsburgh region's technology ecosystem. From AI and Analytics to Cloud Services and Recycling, check out a handful of the Tech Council's members and how they might be able to help your business succeed.

113 Industries

Using AI technology and a team of expert analysts, 113 Industries surveys innumerable online consumer conversations in order chip away and reveal only the most critical insights into target behavior. This strategic approach to cutting through the noise is the first step toward creating products the world actually wants to buy.


2 Krew Security

2 Krew Security is among the leading Greater Pittsburgh security solution companies that offer all-around innovative commercial and residential surveillance and security systems. They specialize in turn-key integrated security solutions customized for new and existing commercial buildings, residential homes, franchises, industrial, educational, municipal, state, and federal agencies. Whether you are looking for a fire alarm system installation, access control systems, video surveillance tools, security alarm systems, or maintenance programs, they are the providers you want to work with. 2 Krew believes everyone deserves the peace of mind knowing their property has the protection of advanced technology and quality equipment. Since their inception, they have had the privilege of creating intelligent security and solutions for thousands of commercial and residential customers. 2 Krew Security and Surveillance is an indigenous company with headquarters in Kittanning, PA.


Aeras Fog

Since 2020, AERAS has been an international leader in charged-electrostatic drone innovation. The company challenges the standards of drone technology with its revolutionizing research. Its expertise empowered the company to develop and build new charged-electrostatic technology that changes the rules for drone usage. Having patented the only drone in the world operating with a charged-electrostatic disbursement system, AERAS was the first company in the United States certified by the FAA to use drones specifically to sanitize outdoor venues against COVID-19. Its AER-Force technology powered the first charged-electrostatic spraying system integrated on a drone, used to sanitize the 2021 Kentucky Derby and PPG Paints Arena.


Benchmark IT Solutions

Founded in 2005 by a team of extremely focused and dedicated professionals with the entrepreneurial spirit, Benchmark IT Solutions is an ISO 9001:2208 certified organization that provides technology services that address the intricate and complex business needs of its clients. Through an extraordinary combination of specialized technical skills and functional expertise, Benchmark IT Solutions is architecting robust and versatile solutions that today's global marketplace craves.


Cloud Adoption Solutions

Do You Need Help With Your Salesforce CRM?Are your sales people and users struggling against logging their activities into Salesforce? Is user adoption a challenge in your company? Did you hire a partner who was technically sound, but now your're left trying to figure out how to make Salesforce Work? Is your Administrator brand-new to Salesforce? Could you enefit from advice and administration from an experienced expert? Cloud Adoption Solutions helps small/medium businesses struggling with Salesforce.

Custom Salesforce Needs:
Your company is using Salesforce because it can be customized to exactly what your business needs. Your Salesforce consulting needs are also custom, and Cloud Adoption Solutions will provide you with world-class service and communication to make sure that your CRM goals fit perfectly with your bottom-line goals.



CytoAgents is a privately held biotechnology company focused on rapidly deploying a clinical stage drug as a long-lasting treatment for many causes of cytokine storm, an overreaction of the immune system causing overwhelming inflammation and death. There are many infectious and non-infectious causes of cytokine storm, our mission is to develop proof of concept in our first indication, COVID-19, with expansion to additional indications, including Vaping Induced Lung Injury, CAR-T Cell Therapy and Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.


Deeplocal is an award-winning creative technology and experience design company that invents interactive experiences for global brands, helping them tell stories and connect with audiences in new and unexpected ways. A spin-off of Carnegie Mellon University, Deeplocal is home to experts in engineering, design, and creative strategy. Their work bridges the physical and digital worlds and is experienced worldwide at live events as well as in retail flagships, corporate campuses, and museums.



As a DEP permitted e-waste recycling facility, eLoop llc, believes in landfill diversion and auditable environmental compliance. eLoop has a completely transparent chain-of-custody and provides our customers with the most efficient, secure and sustainable solution available for IT assets and universal waste streams. eLoop is a pledged e-Steward as recognized by the Basel Action Network (, the industries environmental compliance watchdog, which recognizes eLoop as upholding the highest recycling standards in the industry. eLoop is the only DEP permitted e-Steward in the state of PA, and is connected to BAN e-Stewards all across the country to assist in recycling efforts that expand beyond our traditional boundaries. eLoop is also a member of the National Association of Information Destruction (NAID). eLoop’s full service offerings include: data compliant destruction services; de-installation of IT equipment; refurbishing, remarketing, and resale of IT assets; ethical and responsible process of recycling electronic and universal wastes.



Ganéeco develops and manages accredited continuing education programs designed for medical professionals to fulfill their license or credential requirements via on-line curriculum, on-site seminars and medical conferences. Working hand-in-hand with accreditation providers and continuing education programs and/or providers throughout the U.S., the company constructs cloud-based data processing management platforms for continuing education documentation and reporting.



Gridwise is creating a smarter mobility grid by empowering on-demand drivers, cities, and industry stakeholders with mobility analytics solutions. 

We aggregate ride-hailing & delivery data across all major services through our driver productivity app which has empowered over 150,000 gig-drivers by helping them maximize their earnings. In turn, we provide analytics on how people and goods are moving across new mobility services to both corporate and municipal entities.

Herrmann Unlimited

Herrmann Unlimited helps producers and users of marketing communications literature and materials to avoid losing money and results with their communication efforts.

Services include digital file manipulation, printing of short run to large run collateral materials, archival and retrieval applications, fulfillment, direct mail services including variable data applications, and referrals to professional design firms. The company also provides digital and Internet based manufacturing solutions including proprietary extranet site development for clients to facilitate estimating and on-line purchasing of printed materials.

Major products include single to full color marketing communications literature, annual reports, catalogs, magazines, newsletters and house organs, package and bill stuffers, calendars, corporate stationery, point-of-purchase materials, magazines, newsletters, catalogs and books.


KCF Technologies

KCF was founded in 2000 by three researchers from Penn State University and thrives on constant innovation. Our ongoing collaborations with Penn State and other institutions foster a commitment to continuous learning and growth. We effectively connect cutting-edge technologies with real world solutions that improve industrial facilities and the communities they serve for a sustainable future.


LastLine Cyber

LastLine Cyber™, Inc. is a cyber security consulting firm dedicated to implementing shared cyber security responsibility through cyber awareness programs, training, policy development and security posture assessments.

Your company can better defend itself against the evolving cyber threat landscape if you teach your employees how to prevent cyber-attacks. LastLine Cyber™ gives you the tools needed to fight cyber-crime, protect your assets, and train your last line of cyber defense: your people.

We are all just one bad "click" away from experiencing a damaging data breach. Organizations lacking cyber security awareness and training can lose everything from an attack. Learning how to prevent these attacks is always cheaper than handling damage control.

Mastech Digital

Mastech Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT: MHH) is a trusted talent partner for IT staffing to business leaders in segments ranging from finance and banking to telecommunications and healthcare. Leveraging the power of 28 years of IT experience, Mastech provides services in disciplines that drive today's business operations, including areas such as business intelligence/data warehousing, service-oriented architecture/web services, and enterprise resource planning.

Mastech is distinguished by its powerful, integrated, U.S. and India-based recruiting team, structured to support today's high-volume, high-efficiency, portal-based environments. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa., the company employs approximately 750 consultants and is ever mindful that people are the center of every transaction.

Mastech is a certified minority supplier with the National Minority Supplier Development Council.



Since 2000, Nuventive has helped leading higher education institutions across the country succeed in accomplishing their strategic objectives. Our software and services solutions are used by large and small institutions, and are trusted by stakeholders at all levels from cabinet members to faculty and staff. Nuventive's technology solutions and services enable institutions and individuals in higher education to plan more consistently, collaborate more effectively, make smarter decisions, and ultimately, create a culture of data-informed, goal-aligned performance.


PC Doctor

PC Doctor is a leading Managed Service Provider of IT services in Pittsburgh. They support small and medium sized businesses with best-in-class IT solutions designed to boost efficiency, enhance security, and deliver Peace of Mind.

As a trusted partner to clients in various industries, they provide Managed Services, Cloud Computing, Data Backup and Business Continuity, Network Security, and Remote and On-site support. Their proactive approach to technology mitigates the risk of downtime and allows them to effectively handle their clients’ IT needs so clients can focus on their business.

PC Doctor’s commitment to traditional customer service is what their clients value the most, resulting in a 99% annual renewal rate.



RedTree is a web design company located in Pittsburgh, PA. We specialize in designing, building, maintaining and marketing businesses on the web. Our main goal is to help grow your business’ digital footprint.



he grassroots initiative to highlight & bolster innovation and entrepreneurship throughout the Rust Belt. Providing content, connections, programming, and resources for the region's innovation ecosystem. Our current community pilot, serves as the hub for the Pittsburgh startup community and connects the region's leading founders, investors and mentors & helps them find the best resources, events and opportunities.



The pace of discovery relies on the resources that support it. That's why Stantec designs facilities and processes that foster connections between passionate people. Because from people come ideas. And from ideas come trans-formative discoveries. Locally, we're architects, interior designers, buildings engineers, programmers and planners, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. We deliver design solutions that help companies get there faster, safer, and more effectively to ultimately improve the quality of life in our communities. Stantec is a global practice with 22,000 professionals spanning 400+ offices world-wide and trades on the TSX and the NYSE under the symbol STN.



Vaco is a provider of consulting services and strategic staffing solutions in 36 markets. These services include IT, accounting & finance, supply chain, and health care while our staffing solutions include project resourcing, managed services, and interim & permanent placement. We have served over 8,400 clients in 700 locations.