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WV High Technology Foundation in Fairmont, WV, reflects on beating bankruptcy, starting projects in 2018

by John Mark Shaver STAFF WRITER  Dec 26, 2018 FAIRMONT — After beating bankruptcy earlier this year, the High Technology Foundation has begun work on several projects, as well as fostered an ever-increasing occupancy rate throughout 2018. The foundation originally filed for bankruptcy in August 2016 after Huntington National Bank filed a $20 million federal […]
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Leidos wins $100 million award to provide cybersecurity services at Fairmont NOAA facility

by John Dahlia NCWV MEDIA Business Editor FAIRMONT — Science and technology juggernaut Leidos was awarded a potential five-year, $100 million task order to manage cyber and enterprise security operations for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Fairmont facility and three others around the nation, company officials announced late Wednesday. “Cyber is one of our […]
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Anchored in the Mountain State

November 16, 2018 Posted In: Fall 2018 Featured Articles By Samantha Cart West Virginia’s High Technology Foundation is focused on creating economic diversification by building up the state’s knowledge sector with the addition of companies like Leidos, a high-tech giant with operations in Fairmont, Clarksburg and Morgantown that is generating new work, new jobs and […]
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Retired Benedum Foundation president William ‘Pat’ Getty elected to West Virginia High Technology Foundation board of directors

by John Mark Shaver STAFF WRITER FAIRMONT — William “Pat” Getty, the retired president of the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation, has been elected to the West Virginia, High Technology Foundations board of directors. Jim Estep, president and CEO of the High Technology Foundation, said having Getty, a man of many accolades, on the board of […]
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HTF Announces New Board Member: William P. “Pat” Getty

High Technology Foundation Announces New Board Member:  William P. “Pat” Getty   FAIRMONT, WV — October 18, 2018 — The High Technology Foundation has announced the election of the newest member of its Board of Directors, William P. “Pat” Getty. “We are honored to have Pat join our Board of Directors.  Pat has distinguished himself […]
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I-79 Technology Park center of ‘high tech movement’

by Jeff McCullough STAFF WRITER FAIRMONT — Home to numerous federal facilities, over 30 businesses and 1,200 employees, the I-79 Technology Park has been a provider of high-paying jobs in West Virginia for over 25 years. Located on 400 acres of land in Fairmont, the park is perhaps most notable for the numerous government agencies […]
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W.Va. economy benefits from vital federal facilities

by John Mark Shaver STAFF WRITER FAIRMONT — With federal anchors like the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in Fairmont, the FBI Criminal Justice Information Services Division in Clarksburg and the National Energy Technology Laboratory in Morgantown, North Central West Virginia is receiving an economic boost. The three anchors, along with NASA’s Independent Verification & […]
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