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Asurion President of Operations Appointed Board Chairman of Nashville Tech Council

Barry Vandevier Chosen to Lead NTC Board of Directors In Supporting Council’s Mission to Grow Middle Tennessee’s Technology Industry.

NASHVILLE, TN
JUL 14, 2017

Asurion, the global leader in connected life services, today announced that its President of Operations, Barry Vandevier, has been appointed board chairman of the Nashville Tech Council (NTC).

“The NTC is fortunate to have Barry Vandevier as our incoming board chairman,” said Brian Moyer, President & CEO of the Nashville Technology Council. “His experience as both an innovator and a leader at Asurion — a company with an important role in Nashville’s tech landscape — will serve us well as we fulfill the vision of making Nashville our nation’s creative tech destination.”

As board chairman, Vandevier will support the Council’s staff and 44-member board as they advance the organization’s vision of establishing Nashville as one of the nation’s top creative tech destinations by connecting, uniting, developing and promoting the city’s vibrant tech community.

“Nashville’s distinct creative community – including musicians, artists, writers, developers and designers – has produced a tech scene unlike any other in the United States,” Vandevier said. “I’m honored and excited to work with the NTC board and staff as we continue to leverage the unique flavor of our city to empower the technology industry to grow and thrive even further.”

The NTC is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization that was founded in 1999 to be a catalyst for growth and influence of Middle Tennessee’s tech community.

For more information, contact:

Bettie Colombo
Sr. Director of Marketing Communications, Asurion
BColombo@asurion.com

About Asurion

Asurion is a global tech care company that provides insurance, installation, repair, replacement, and 24/7 support for a wide range of technology, from mobile phones and laptops to household appliances. Our 12,000 experts are available online, on the phone, in store, or can even come to you. Asurion eliminates the fears and frustrations associated with technology to ensure our 300 million customers get the most out of their devices and connections.

Learn more at Asurion.com