Altitude to Sponsor i xchange 2011 Event

Altitude Marketing will sponsor the Ben Franklin Technology Partners i xchange event for the third year in a row

Altitude is pleased to be a sponsor for Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern PA (BFTP/NEP) i xchange event. This is Altitude’s third year in a row being a Bronze level sponsor for i xchange, which will be held on May 10. The event is recognized as the premier business and technology networking event for entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, educators, businesspeople and leaders across the board.

Held at Lehigh University, i xchange attracted more than 600 business and community leaders last year. Global futurist Jack Uldrich will be this year’s keynote presenter. An expert on future trends, emerging technologies, innovation, change management, and leadership, Uldrich is a leading authority on helping businesses to adapt. He has served as an advisor to Fortune 1000 companies and is noted for his ability to deliver provocative, new perspectives on creating competitive advantage during rapid change. Uldrich will share practical tools and methods for implementing innovation in organizations.

“BFTP is a longtime client and we are thrilled to sponsor i xchange again,” said Andrew Stanten, president of Altitude Marketing. “Having worked closely with entrepreneurs and BFTP alumni companies over the past few years, the value and importance of this event has become even more apparent.”

Innovation Awards will be presented in six categories, to companies or individuals who have achieved business success through Ben Franklin funding and assistance, have helped others to achieve success, or have improved their businesses through innovation.

I xchange will begin at 5:30pm on Tuesday May 10, at the Lehigh University Zoellner Arts Center.