CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - Jun 19, 2012) - GoHealthInsurance.com, a Chicago-based technology company, has been announced as an official sponsor of the 2012 Techweek Conference & Expo held at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, June 22 - 26, 2012.
The Techweek Conference calls itself a "showcase of the technology renaissance evolving in Chicago and the Midwest" and will offer five days of seminars and workshops to give entrepreneurs the tools to build successful businesses.
As a sponsor, GoHealth will be an active participant at the conference, hosting a few activities and events throughout the week. Here is GoHealth's schedule:
- GoHealth Gala, Saturday, June 23, 7:00pm to 12:00am
Held at the Merchandise Mart, the Gala promises to be the biggest party of Techweek and will include an open bar, live DJs, and performance acts by RedMoon Theatre Company.
- GoHealth Hiring Booth, Saturday, June 23, 12:00pm to 5:00pm
GoHealth is currently looking for Web Developers and Software Engineers at various levels and skills. For more information about open positions at GoHealth visit, http://www.gohealthinsurance.com/careers/.
- GoHealth Speaking Engagement, Tuesday, June 26, 3:00pm
Company president Brandon Cruz will represent GoHealth at a panel discussion titled, "When to Raise Capital: Better Late than Never?"
In mid-June, GoHealth received a $50 million minority investment. "GoHealth hit a major milestone this month and we are excited to celebrate with Techweek," said Brandon Cruz. "We are looking to grow very quickly and connecting with the technology community at Techweek is a great chance to keep up our momentum."
GoHealth President Brandon Cruz and CEO Clint Jones were both also named as part of the Techweek 100: 2012's Most Innovative Names in Chicago Tech.
GoHealth and its customer-facing website GoHealthInsurance.com is a health insurance technology platform, working with over 100 health insurance carriers and more than 10,000 licensed agents across the United States. Since the company's founding in 2001, the GoHealth platform has helped nearly 30 million Americans shop and purchase health coverage. GoHealth, based in Chicago, Illinois, was recently named in the top 100 best workplaces in Chicago by the Chicago Tribune and is one of Inc. Magazine's 500's fastest growing companies in America.