SOURCE: Illinois Technology Association (ITA)

Illinois Technology Association (ITA)

August 16, 2012 11:51 ET

ITA Appoints Leapfrog Online President and Co-Founder, Scott Epskamp, to Board of Directors

Illinois Technology Association Board of Directors Is Dedicated to the Growth and Development of the Illinois Technology Industry

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - Aug 16, 2012) - The Illinois Technology Association [ITA] is thrilled to introduce Scott Epskamp, President and Co-Founder of Leapfrog Online, as the newest member of the ITA Board of Directors.

"Scott will be a great addition to the Illinois Technology Association's Board of Directors," said Fred Hoch, ITA president. "As President and Co-Founder of Leapfrog Online, Scott's previous experiences and leadership skills will provide the ITA and Illinois' dynamic technology industry with the direction and knowledge necessary to grow."

In 1995, Epskamp, along with Dave Husain, founded Leapfrog Online, which today is one of the largest independent digital marketing companies in the United States. As President, Scott is responsible for leading the organization's acquired growth vision, strategy, and financial structure, including the organization and management of the company's Board of Managers.

"The ITA has built a long-standing reputation for technology excellence and leadership in Illinois. As Illinois continues to earn its recognition as a viable technology hub, our local technology leaders benefit immensely from the ITA's outstanding programs, guidance, and commitment to creating an environment for success," stated Epskamp. "I'm looking forward to serving the association's leadership team and membership base in the years ahead."

The ITA Board of Directors drives the success and leadership of the Illinois Technology Association through the Executive Committee. Board members actively participate in all efforts of the ITA through counsel, networking, and the support of ITA member companies. Board members are leaders in the Illinois technology industry, utilizing their passion to urge the growth and evolution of the industry.

About Leapfrog Online

Leapfrog Online is one of the largest digital marketing companies in the United States. Founded in 1995 and based in Chicago, Leapfrog helps Fortune 500 brands uncover new customers and revenue via multi-channel marketing programs. By applying deep domain knowledge and expertise, Leapfrog Online builds targeted industry solutions and proven results that build digital market share for its Clients. For more information about Leapfrog Online's solutions or our work with leading brands in the financial services, telecommunications, automotive, home services, consumer packaged goods, and education industries, visit www.leapfrogonline.com.

About the ITA
The Illinois Technology Association (ITA) is the driving force behind the growth of Illinois' vibrant technology industry. Providing programs and services focused on development, visibility, and talent attraction, ITA accelerates the growth of member companies' businesses. ITA brings growth-stage industry companies together, leveraging the connections and experiences of the community to increase the overall success rate of the local industry. Championing the development and application of technologies and leveraging its transformative nature, ITA is an invaluable resource for growing companies.

Contact the ITA at headquarters@illinoistech.org, follow the discussion on Twitter at @itabuzz, and visit www.illinoistech.org to find out more about how ITA supports the growth of the local industry.

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