For immediate release, August 29, 2016

(Solon, OH) – NEOhio Women In Tech is proud to announce OEC® as a new 2016 Premium Annual Partner.

Headquartered in Richfield, OH, with a branch technology office in Columbus, OH, OEC is an award-winning technology leader and innovator of original equipment (OE) replacement parts solutions. As the automotive industry’s largest OE parts marketplace, OEC connects more than 100,000 North American buyers and sellers to seamlessly market, manage, and move an average of over 6 million original equipment parts transactions monthly.

“Given our on-going focus on attracting more women and minorities to technology careers, partnering with NEOWIT was a natural fit for us” said Amy French, OEC Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer. “We look forward to working with NEOWIT to empower women in an underrepresented industry.”

“The NEOWIT team is extremely pleased to announce our partnership with OEC .  We know working with this industry leader will bring a wonderful perspective to to helping achieving our mutual goal of helping women and minorities  gain a stronger presence in our region’s growing tech community.” commented Deb Ing, Co-founder NEOWIT.

NEOWIT provides resources, training and support for women working or seeking new opportunities in NEOhio’s technology sector. Through mentorship, programs and networking events, NEOWIT is making a diverse tech workplace the “new normal”.

NEOWIT’s sponsors include CodeRed, MRI Software and OEC More information on NEOWIT and upcoming events can be found at: NEOhio Women In Tech (NEOWIT)