Tech advocate AMIT merges with slate group

June 2008
Inside Tucson Business;6/2/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 52, p12
The article reports on the partnership of Aerospace Manufacturing and Information Technology (AMIT) and the Arizona Technology Council with office located at the Arizona Center for Innovation in Tucson, Arizona. AMIT caters to 800 high-technology business companies with 15,000 employees in Southern Arizona while the Arizona Technology Council covers technology manufacturing and service firms. Justin Williams is the newly appointed executive director of the regional office in Tucson.


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