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South Bend IT (S.B.I.T)


The primary focus of this group is to introduce young IT professionals to local CIOs, CEOs, IT managers, and IT Directors of local businesses in a fun, informal atmosphere where advanced professionals can network and get to know our local mid-level talent. This will encourage communication, friendships, and help eliminate barriers to opportunities.

  • Retain mid-level IT talent

  • Eliminate barriers to opportunities

  • Help decide our future goals and focus as it evolves

  • Create meaningful community-based relationships between IT professionals

This event will be hosted by the IT Sector Partnership and  Ellen Joyce, CEO of Digital Leader Academy.


Cost: FREE

Day & time: Tuesday at 6:00 pm  8:00-9:00 am

Meeting cadence: Every other first Tuesday

Location: The General Deli and Café  609 E Jefferson Blvd, South Bend, IN 46617

Eligible applicants are:

  • Current CIOs, CTOs, CDOs

  • Former CIOs, CTOs, CDOs

  • Current senior IT leader (the most senior IT person at your organization)

  • Those in transition from the above roles


Members will be limited to IT professionals to ensure the focus of the group remains within that community. 


Contact Ismail Egilmez at for more information.

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