March 4, 2019

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TechNet Adds Three New Members

Washington, D.C. — TechNet, the national, bipartisan network of innovation economy CEOs and senior executives, today announced the addition of Checkr, iRobot, and Snag to its membership, bringing its total number of members to 85.  A full list of TechNet members is available here.

“As innovators in AI, smart home technology, and the on-demand economy, Checkr, iRobot, and Snag are playing key roles in advancing solutions that improve lives and unlock new economic opportunities for Americans,” said TechNet President and CEO Linda Moore.  “We are pleased to welcome these great companies to our diverse membership network, and we look forward to working with them to advance federal and state policies that allow the U.S. to lead the way in innovation.”

About our new members:

  • Checkr’s mission is to build a fairer future by improving understanding of the past.  Checkr’s platform makes it easy for thousands of customers to hire millions of people every year at the speed of the gig economy.  Using Checkr’s AI-powered background check technology, companies of all sizes can better understand the dynamics of the changing workforce, bring transparency and fairness to their hiring, and ultimately build a better future for workers.  Checkr is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
  • iRobot, the leading global consumer robot company, designs and builds robots that empower people to do more both inside and outside of the home.  iRobot's product lines, including the Roomba vacuuming robot and the Braava mopping robot, feature proprietary technologies and advanced concepts in cleaning, mapping, and navigation.  Based in Bedford, Massachusetts, iRobot engineers are building an ecosystem of robots and technologies to enable the smart home.
  • Snag is America’s leading platform for hourly workers, with more than 80 million registered hourly workers and 300,000 employer locations.  Snag’s mobile sourcing, hiring, training, scheduling, and performance management tools drive results for single-location operators to Fortune 500 businesses with thousands of locations, across the restaurant, retail, hospitality, and healthcare industries.  Snag is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.

About TechNet
TechNet is the national, bipartisan network of technology CEOs and senior executives that promotes the growth of the innovation economy by advocating a targeted policy agenda at the federal and 50-state level.  TechNet’s diverse membership includes dynamic American businesses ranging from startups to the most iconic companies on the planet and represents over three million employees and countless customers in the fields of information technology, e-commerce, the sharing and gig economies, advanced energy, cybersecurity, venture capital, and finance.  TechNet has offices in Albany, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Olympia, Sacramento, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Tallahassee, and Washington, D.C.

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