Ann Arbor SPARK’s A2 Tech Trek 2017 Set for June 16

More than 70 Downtown Ann Arbor Companies to Open Their Doors to Community… and Job Seekers!! 

Leading technology companies will participate in the third annual A2 Tech Trek on June 16, 2017, from 3 to 7 p.m. A2 Tech Trek, a free event, features open houses at downtown Ann Arbor’s technology companies and organizations.  Ann Arbor SPARK, with support from the Michigan Economic Development Corp, Ann Arbor/ Ypsilanti SmartZone (LDFA), and PNC Bank, is hosting the event.


What should I expect?

Each stop on the trek will create a fun, educational experience that reflects their unique culture and demonstrates their product or service. Those on the tour will also enjoy refreshments, prizes, t-shirts, and giveaways. Many of the participating companies are hiring, and job seekers will have the chance to learn more about open employment opportunities.


Who’s opening their doors?

The A2 Tech Trek features more than 70 technology businesses and incubators, including Ann Arbor SPARK Central, Arbor Networks, Deepfield, Duo Security, LLamasoft, Menlo Innovations, Pillar Technology, and TD Ameritrade. All of these companies – and more! – will post open positions to Ann Arbor SPARK’s Job Portal in advance of the Trek.


More to get excited about.

In addition to touring Ann Arbor’s innovation corridor, A2 Tech Trek participants will have the opportunity to interact via mobile app and social media to enter to win prizes from local businesses. Open positions will also be viewable on the A2 Tech Trek app.


Is Ann Arbor more than just cool tech companies?

Quality of life in the Ann Arbor region is a huge draw for both companies and talent. The opportunity to grow a career while being able to enjoy great restaurants, concerts, plays, running trails, lazy rivers, and more is why smart people are choosing to call here home.

Take the Trek and see for yourself why some of the world’s most brilliant innovators are choosing to call Ann Arbor home!


Register Now!

Registration is required for Tech Trek. For more information or to register to take the Trek, visit our website.


Source: SPARK