Tresata, the creator of hackathonCLT, is the leading predictive analytics platform for understanding and monetizing customer behaviors with a singular goal – to enrich life. This is achieved with great purity, precision and personalization by Tresata’s analytics engines that have automated the discovery of knowledgeTM from raw data to actionable insight. For more information, visit tresata.com or contact curious@tresata.com

Kroger Tech

Kroger Technology is focused on changing the rules on how technology solutions are developed. Today, Kroger Technology’s approach to solving business opportunities includes its teams developing advanced regression models to predict the success of a solution to the actual creation of new embedded devices that measure, report, analyze and/or improve the customer experience.  Recognizing the tech talent outside of it’s headquartered city of Cincinnati, OH, Kroger Technology expanded, opening a remote office in Charlotte, NC in May 2018.

NorthState Technology Solutions

NorthState Technology Solutions (formerly DataChambers) is a Founding Sponsor of hackathonCLT. NorthState Technology Solutions specializes in information technology services tailor-made to meet your needs – including cloud, data center colocation and enterprise management solutions for businesses and organizations of all sizes.


Abbott is all about helping people live their best and fullest lives through better health. For more than 125 years, Abbott has been pursuing advancements in science, technology, medicine and nutrition that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. They create breakthrough products – in diagnostics, medical devices, nutrition and branded generic pharmaceuticals – that help you, your family and your community lead healthier lives, full of unlimited possibilities. Today, as one of the top ten medical device manufacturers in the U.S., their 99,000 employees are working to make a lasting impact on health in the more than 150 countries.


Rapidops is the full-scale technology product development company that builds market-leading digital products, platforms and experiences. We work with ambitious leaders and visionary entrepreneurs to transform their vision into successful technology ventures that create new opportunities, improve customer lives and deliver positive impact in the world. As one of the fastest growing innovative tech company, our end-to-end capabilities in strategy, design, technology and analytics enable our customers to launch bleeding-edge mobile, web, IoT and data driven applications in a better, faster and cheaper way. Learn more about Rapidops at rapidops.com or email us at hello@rapidops.com


Discovery Place

Through a network of four hands-on museums in three different cities, educational outreach programs and professional development for pre K – 12 teachers throughout the region, Discovery Place is a leader in STEM education in the Carolinas. We aspire to be at the forefront of transforming the way science, technology and nature are explored and learned to inspire dreams, raise aspirations and motivate people of all ages to develop a lifelong love of learning.


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