Sponsors help make it great! 

SIM Chicago is committed to providing premier events at reasonable prices, including insightful content and great networking. This would not be possible without the financial contributions and thought leadership from our sponsors. A list of our recent valued sponsors is directly below.

 
Diamond Sponsor

Diamond Sponsor

Comcast was founded in 1963 as a single-system cable operation of 1,200 subscribers. Since then they’ve grown to be the nation's leading provider of entertainment, information and communications products and services with 24.4 million cable customers, 14.7 million high-speed Internet customers and 6.1 million digital voice customers in 39 states and the District of Columbia.


Platinum Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

For over twenty years, Peterson Technology Partners has proudly helped Chicago IT executives make the best hiring decisions. We focus only on Chicagoland based firms with an emphasis on finding best-in-class local contract and contract-to-hire tech talent in very short periods of time.

We utilize a culture-focused 5-Point Process and offer a 4-Point Promise yielding quality IT professionals for Fortune 500 and Mid-Size firms. 

 Our areas of expertise include: 

  • Application, Web, Mobile Development, DevOps and e-Commerce

  • Data Science, Analytics, Governance,  Business Intelligence (BI) and Artificial Intelligence (AI)

  • Information Security

  • ERP (SAP & Oracle)

  • Architects, Project Managers, Business Analysts, QA

Gold Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) specializes in highly reliable enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data center properties. The company provides mission-critical data center facilities that protect and ensure the continued operation of IT infrastructure for hundreds of customers, including many Fortune 20 to Fortune 1000 companies. CyrusOne’s data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability and security that enterprise customers require, delivered through a tailored, customer-service focused platform designed to foster long-term relationships. CyrusOne’s National Exchange (IX) platform provides robust connectivity options to drive revenue; reduce expenses; and improve service quality for enterprises, content and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management and service delivery throughout its large portfolio of data centers worldwide.


Silver Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Proven IT specializes in providing office equipment, document management, IT services and managed services. Proven IT offers sales, service and support, as well as the highest performing line of products by Canon, Toshiba, Xerox, HP and Kyocera. By understanding the unique needs of our customers, Proven helps them succeed in their business ventures. On top of this, Proven delivers systems and services that are designed to increase the efficiency, reduce costs, and improve the document workflow of the offices we work with.

Proven was founded in 2003 and has grown to become one of the top industry providers in Chicagoland. Formed and run as a family organization Proven has been able to stick to its core values and achieve unprecedented industry growth and stability. Some of the achievements include:

  • The Chicago Tribune named Proven to the Top Work Places for the third consecutive year.

  • Proven made Crain’s Fast 50 for the fourth consecutive year.

  • Proven was also named to the Inc. 5000 list for the third straight year.

  • In 2017, Proven achieved 20% growth for the fourth consecutive year.

Proven’s mission is to be dedicated in providing customers, employees, and community with the highest level of service possible by focusing on the following objectives:

  • Commit to excellence and professionalism in servicing customers and supporting the community.

  • Help customers succeed by understanding their unique document management needs.


Silver Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Headquartered in Itasca, IL, with satellite offices in both downtown Chicago and Dallas, TransTech IT Staffing is a leading provider of contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire services of IT professionals.

A Women Business Enterprise (WBE)-Certified IT recruiting firm, they have been delivering professional, flexible, and personable recruiting services since 1990. They serve a national clientele on a local, regionalized basis and are a Tier One vendor at a number of Fortune 500 companies. They are also experts at working within Vendor Management System (VMS) models.

The industries they work with include: healthcare, insurance, finance, state and local government, and banking. Their reputation is built on the ability to offer a wealth of recruiting experience and expertise, a vast network of candidates, and an unwavering commitment to building strong and lasting relationships with their clients, the consultants they place, and the professional communities in which they work.


Silver Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

LRS is a global technology leader with several different business divisions. We employ more than 600 people throughout the world, and we continue to grow year after year.

Among our divisions are:

  • Output Management, developing and delivering simple yet powerful tools for managing application output

  • Consulting Services, providing IT staff augmentation and continuing the consulting tradition that began with the company’s founding in 1979

IT Solutions, helping businesses determine the best technology fit to reach their goals, from cloud to on-premise to big data and analytics and security against cyber threats


Silver Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

 Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) aims to power a world where people, organizations and things are securely connected and accessible to make the extraordinary possible. We help customers reimagine the future of work by providing the most comprehensive secure digital workspace that unifies the apps, data and services people need to be productive, and simplifies IT’s ability to adopt and manage complex cloud environments. With 2017 annual revenue of $2.82 billion, Citrix solutions are in use by more than 400,000 organizations including 99 percent of the Fortune 100 and 98 percent of the Fortune 500.


Silver Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Why Choose Mechdyne?

Because no one does broad-based technology better.

We lead the virtual reality systems revolution with our technology systems, and our reputation. We've provided custom software development and integration services to some of the top organizations in the world.

We are relentless about researching and developing better ways to solve the world's leading businesses' challenges. We help drive innovation in industries ranging from oil and gas to biotechnology, education to the military. As we merge the best ideas in engineering, system design, and software and hardware integration, we create innovative solutions that meet your needs.