This article was originally published on page 42 of Techlandia from the Technology Association of Oregon. A link to the digital edition of the publication is located at the end of this post.
Techlandia is a guide to the Oregon and Southwest Washington tech industry. The mission of the Technology Association of Oregon is to create an inclusive, world-class innovation economy in Oregon and SW Washington that strengthens our regional technology industry. You can learn more about the organization at https://www.techoregon.org/.
Industrial Training International (ITI)
Industrial Training International (ITI) has been in the business of workforce development and training for 30+ years. Originally founded in Vancouver, WA, CEO Zack Parnell explains that the company's leadership team found affordable property "close but far," to build their hands-on training center in Woodland. Fast forward to the present day and ITI also delivers learning content online and through virtual reality (VR).
ITI employs a team responsible for graphic design, animations, and VR development. Parnell explains that ITI has always benefitted from utilizing remote talent from around the continent. He says that one of the company's advantages is that it offers competitive jobs in a location far beyond the Portland city limits.
"We value the ability to offer creative people the chance to live outside the Vancouver/Portland metro area, while still accessing job opportunities typically found in a big city," he said...
Click here to access the digital edition of Techlandia (this link will navigate you away from the iti.com domain).