We Are the RBTC.

We are an extensive network of technology professionals, businesses, and organizations in the Roanoke-Blacksburg area of Southwest Virginia, collaborating to create a nationally recognized innovation ecosystem through entrepreneurship, programming, mentoring, and leadership.

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Connect — Grow — Lead

The Roanoke-Blacksburg Technology Council is an affiliate of Verge, a collaborative strategic alliance established to grow the region’s innovation economy, technology sector, life sciences/biotech, and professional communities.

150+

Member
Companies

15K+

Member
Employees

50+

Annual
Events

300+

Yearly
Jobs

At a Glance

Meet Our Members

The companies of the RBTC represent the building blocks of economic success in the Roanoke-Blacksburg region, creating a strong and successful innovation infrastructure for the generations to come. Member companies range from startups to some of the largest employers in the region, all with a common thread – technology.

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From entrepreneurs to large corporations, RBTC members span the innovation ecosystem.

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Why Join?

TECH
TALENT

Whether you are looking to hire for a team or jumpstart your career, the people you want to know are here.

MOUNTAIN METRO CAREERS

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Why Join?

UNIVERSITY
CONNECTION

Create a professional network while in college. Students can participate in RBTC events and find mentors through RBTC.

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STUDENTS

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Latest News

  • TechNite 2024 Celebrates the Elements of Tech

    TechNite 2024 Celebrates the Elements of Tech

    The Roanoke-Blacksburg Technology Council’s TechNite 2024 presented by Woods Rogers Vandeventer Black, recognized all the elements that make the Roanoke-Blacksburg innovation ecosystem so dynamic. TechNite 2024 was held Wednesday, May, […]


  • Meet the TechNite 2024 Nominees

    Meet the TechNite 2024 Nominees

    TechNite 2024 is just around the corner and we can’t wait to celebrate this year’s standouts in the tech community. We’re continually inspired by all elements of our innovation ecosystem, and […]


  • TechNite 2024: What to Expect

    TechNite 2024: What to Expect

    This year at the 24th annual TechNite by Woods Rogers Vandeventer Black, we’re celebrating all the elements that make our innovation ecosystem so dynamic. Join us as we recognize the entrepreneurs, […]


May 8, 2024
TechNite

TechNite is an annual celebration of the Roanoke–Blacksburg region’s technology community. It’s an opportunity to network with more than 500 leaders in business and innovation. The evening includes a keynote speaker and awards presentation to celebrate the leaders, innovators, and successful companies within the regional technology community.

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Upcoming Events

RAMP Spring Demo Day

The Train Station 1402 South Jefferson Street, Roanoke, Virginia, United States

Join us for an exciting night of networking, pitching, and celebrating our Spring 2024 Cohort! Hear from each of our RAMP Spring 2024 Cohort startups as they share their pitch […]

BIT SWVA B.Y.T.E.S. | X Spaces

Online

Join us for a free interactive virtual workshop on the benefits of using X (Twitter) Spaces to grow your brand. We will join a live X Space for an opportunity […]