Yearly Archives: 2011

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Appy Holidays from Lextech

December 19, 2011

  • Adrienne Szewczyk Adrienne Szewczyk

There are so many things, people and experiences for which we are thankful this holiday season. Forward thinking clients, an amazing team, lots of exciting B2B and B2E apps – the list goes on and on. To show our gratitude, we are sending these chocolate mobile devices to our clients. Thank you for your role...


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Alex Bratton to Present on ‘The Consumerization of IT’ for the NAW Billion Dollar Company CIO Roundtable

December 5, 2011

  • Adrienne Szewczyk Adrienne Szewczyk

On Thursday, December 7th from 9:00AM – 11:00AM, Lextech CEO, Alex Bratton, will lead an interactive presentation on “The Consumerization of IT” for the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) Billion Dollar Company CIO Roundtable. Bratton will: Define the consumerization of IT and build a foundation for discussion, Review IT trends that support/are signs of consumerization,...


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RIM’s First Step to Becoming a Software Company

December 1, 2011

  • Alex Bratton

Back in May I suggested that RIM’s future addition of Android and iOS to the Blackberry Enterprise Server was the indicator of RIM becoming a software company. Their recent announcements seem to be solidifying that marketing positioning. As RIM’s handset and tablet offerings continue to be met with weaker interest and declining market share from...


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Cofounders, Hiring and Firing: The Most Important Decisions You Will Make for Your Business

November 29, 2011

  • Adrienne Szewczyk Adrienne Szewczyk

Tonight Alex Bratton and two other local entrepreneurs, Patricia Riskind and Stephen Meade, will present tried and true advice on cofounders, hiring and firing to the latest group of aspiring entrepreneurs at the Founder Institute. Bratton and his fellow presenters will answer the questions below, and many more. What talent do you need in the...


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Siri is a Precursor of Mobile Interfaces to Come

November 18, 2011

  • Alex Bratton

Apple’s voice recognition technology, Siri, is a great example of how our interactions with mobile devices and technology in general are changing. We’re moving beyond just the touch screen to other sorts of interaction. Apple has made specific hardware updates to support their voice control feature, Siri, in the iPhone 4S. An infrared sensor is...


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Lextech CEO Brings Focus on Company Culture and Enterprise Mobility to CEO Roundtable

November 15, 2011

  • Adrienne Szewczyk Adrienne Szewczyk

Last week Lextech’s CEO, Alex Bratton, participated in a CEO Roundtable hosted by CEO Intronet at the CBS 2 studio in Chicago. The afternoon started with a group lunch and an engaging conversation facilitated by the CEO Intronet host, John Page. The discussion challenged each of the CEO’s to answer the question, “How do you...


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Alex Bratton Featured in Naperville Sun’s “From The CEO”

November 14, 2011

  • Adrienne Szewczyk Adrienne Szewczyk

Read an excerpt of the article by David Sharos below or read the full article at the Naperville Sun. A decade ago, Lisle’s Alex Bratton wanted to launch a company that would make a difference in the business world and address customers’ needs — a tall order. Not for Bratton. The result was Lextech Global...


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Lextech Intern Places 3rd in ITA’s Fall Challenge

November 7, 2011

  • Adrienne Szewczyk Adrienne Szewczyk

We want to offer a big congratulations to our intern, Sean Hurley, for placing third in the Illinois Technology Association’s Fall Challenge. Sean outscored over 120 other finalists on a test focused on database architecture, algorithm development, and data rebuilding. Way to go, Sean!


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Alex Bratton to Mentor Students at the University of Illinois Engineer in Residence Program

November 3, 2011

  • Adrienne Szewczyk Adrienne Szewczyk

Lextech CEO, Alex Bratton, will participate in the University of Illinois Engineer In Residence (EIR) program this evening in room 2405 of the Siebel Center from 5:00-6:00pm. Hosted by the Departments of Computer Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering, EIR gives students the opportunity to interview a successful engineer and University of Illinois alumnus about what it...


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