Highlights

Apple Co-founder, Steve Wozniak visits Tech Valley High and Proctors

“Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, visited  Tech Valley High School on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012 and then supported a concert at Proctors as a fund raiser for a local charity.  Amy spent the day with Wozniak at Tech Valley High with the students and several key members of the Business Alliance, at a panel discussion at Global Foundries and finished the day with a benefit dinner and concert at Proctors.”

Ethan Bain Joins Capstone Research Team

“Ethan joined the Capstone team as a research associate this October.  He is an Honor Graduate of The State University of New York at Albany where he majored in economics and minored in history.  He brings enthusiasm, energy and honed research skills to our team.  A native of Greenwich, New York, he is excited to be working with some of the best companies in our region.”

Amy Johnson Elected to Sunmark Board

“Amy Johnson was elected to the board of Directors of Sunmark Federal Credit Union in June 2012.  She has also been asked to serve on the nominating committee for the Board and recently represented the Credit Union at the Credit Union Challenge Pro Am Golf Tournament held at Capital Hill Golf Course.  Frank Degraw, the Credit Union’s COO, and Ms. johnson were members of the winning Pro-Am team with LPGA Pro Jackie Sweeney.”

Johnson Named Technology Mentor of the Year – CEG

TECHNOLOGY MENTOR, Amy Johnson, President, Captsone, Inc.: 

For the 15th Annual Technology Awards, CEG recognized companies and individuals that work creatively with emerging technologies while contributing to a robust and viable future for the region. The roster of award
winners offers compelling support for the notion that anything truly is possible for our region.  A selection committee comprised of a variety of Tech Valley business executives, technology leaders and venture capitalists completed the daunting task of choosing this year’s winners from a highly competitive field of nominations. We are proud to
acknowledge Amy Johnson of Capstone, Inc as an individual who champions the vision of Tech Valley, as well as offering their time, expertise and knowledge networks in support of individual technology companies.