Three New Members Join TechNet
Washington, D.C. — TechNet, the national, bipartisan network of innovation economy CEOs and senior executives, today announced the addition of three new companies, CDW, OfferUp, and CLEAR, to its membership.
“We’re excited to welcome CDW, OfferUp, and CLEAR to TechNet. These companies provide technology solutions to business, government, education, and healthcare; innovative ways for individuals to buy and sell in their own communities; and more secure access to airports, venues, offices, shops, and restaurants nationwide by using biometric data. As the tech industry helps America rebuild our economy, TechNet looks forward to working with our new members to advocate for policies that enable inclusive job growth, empower the workforce of tomorrow, ensure our nation’s global competitiveness, and promote digital trust,” said Linda Moore, President and CEO.
About TechNet’s new members:
CDW: CDW Corporation (Nasdaq:CDW), headquartered in Illinois, is a leading multi-brand technology solutions provider to business, government, education and healthcare customers in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada. A Fortune 500 company and member of the S&P 500 Index, CDW was founded in 1984 and employs over 10,000 coworkers. For more information about CDW, please visit www.CDW.com.
OfferUp: OfferUp, headquartered in Washington, is dedicated to building the simplest and most trustworthy way for people to buy and sell in their communities. As the largest mobile marketplace for local buyers and sellers in the U.S., the company’s iOS and Android apps have been in the top five most popular shopping apps lists for more than three years. For more information, visit offerup.com.
CLEAR is a leader in biometric identity and access, with more than 5 million users and 55+ locations across the United States. CLEAR already links identity with different information sets, including: credit cards, tickets to the game, reservations, frequent flyer numbers, flight manifests, health care identification, driver’s licenses and passports. CLEAR’s data security framework meets the highest standards for performance and for protecting sensitive information — FISMA High- and SAFETY Act-certified by the Department of Homeland Security. CLEAR’s users are always in control of their data, and CLEAR does sell or rent user data. To learn more, visit www.clearme.com.
For a full list of TechNet member companies, please click here.