Brandon Douglas Bradshaw has been researching the Information Technology Association of America (ITAA). The ITAA is a respectful high tech association that works for representing and enhancing the competitive interests and application fields of US information technology as well as of related industries. This association plays a leading role in development of business industries concerning information and communication technology, advocacy of public policy and standard development of marketing policy. Currently it has more than 360 corporate members. Its belonging members range from start up industries to business leader industries, IT related offering services, internet and telecommunication services, integrated system services and electronics, hardware and software solutions to the commercial and public sector markets.
ITAA offers its members a root to global network of Information Technology and a pathway to carry the voice of technology to related companies and local and international governments and markets.
This association has multiple offices in Washington, DC and Silicon Valley and great affiliations with national and regional IT related groups in America and whole world. It manages very effective alliances with about 40 regional IT related organizations in the United States and Canada. It represents more than 16,000 IT related companies and provides leadership to them through CRITA (Council of Regional Information Technology Associations). ITAA also plays secretariat role for the WITSA (World Information Technology and Services Alliance). WITSA is a network of 69 IT related associations in countries over the world.
Part of why Brandon Doulgas Bradshaw is such a fan of the ITAA is because this association plays a vital and leading role in various issues of IT related industries concern including globalization, immigration, finance and taxes policy, information security, global workforce, digital intellectual protection, communication competition, education, online privacy protection and consumer protection, human resources, government IT procurement and e-business policy.
ITAA offers membership across America and certainly around the whole world. The membership program is open to every company dealing with IT related services and products. ITAA also offers affiliation program to industries that serves with IT related services and business products. As Brandon_Douglas_Bradshaw continues to grow and learn more about the IT industry he hopes to become an active member of this association.