Beyond the Beers: The larger issues Tech Bloc is looking to handle in the Alamo City in 2016

Beyond the Beers: The larger issues Tech Bloc is looking to handle in the Alamo City in 2016

Tech Bloc knows how to throw a party. At events there’s almost always beers, deep thoughts about wild new ideas, and often motivational panel discussions co-hosted by the organization. And while some may stumble into an event unsure if it’s just a networking party or a political rally, it has garnered the attention of young tech professionals.

San Antonio Business Journal
Rackspace Executive led as Tech Bloc Captain

Rackspace Executive led as Tech Bloc Captain

Marina Alderete Gavito was working in operations management at Rackspace Hosting Inc., a local technology company, when she got the call last May to lead the fledgling nonprofit advocacy organization known as Tech Bloc Inc.

San Antonio Business Journal
Tech Bloc: Year One

Tech Bloc: Year One

Tech Bloc can seem to many like an amorphous entity that knows how to attract tech enthusiasts and millennials with events that blend socializing with stimulating, beer-infused discussions of community-focused ideas. Some consider it the group that pressured the city to bring ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft back to San Antonio.

San Antonio Business Journal