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Washington AITP Chapter Presents: The new IT Guru. The Changing Demand for our Skills, and the future of our Profession

Washington, DC, Chapter - Founded 1955

Thursday, May 12, 2011

"The new IT Guru. The Changing Demand for our Skills, and the future of our Profession" 

Speaker:   Todd Grimmett, Senior Account Executive at
Robert Half Technology
Today's challenging job market requires that you be more proactive than ever to seize the opportunities out there, make the right impression and stand out from the crowd. IT professionals should emphasize the skills and qualities most in demand by employers in their resumes and when interviewing. Come and get the latest tips on Social networking and some best practices on how to leverage some of those tools. Find out what's in and what's out on the IT job hunt? Get the latest tips on crafting clear and persuasive resumes, obtaining informational interviews, networking and much, much more ... 

Mr. Grimmett is responsible for the Robert Half business associated with contract staffing for technical support positions in Washington DC, Prince Georges County, Arlington, and Alexandria. He has been involved in the field of Information Technology and Information Management since 1999 and his industry experience ranges from Healthcare and Life Sciences to Environmental Science with a focus on Information Management. 


Potential members and guests are welcome at our monthly meetings.  Come and network with your IT peers. 

Invite your friends and make your reservations early. 

Meeting RSVP messages should be sent to: aitpdc-reply@aitpdc.org

Date: Thursday, May 12, 2011

6:30: Check-in and social hour 
7:15: Dinner is served 
8:00: Discussion 
9:00: Adjourn

Where: Alfio's La Trattoria, 4515 Willard Ave, Chevy Chase MD

How: Pay by cash or check at the door. 

Members: $20 
Non-Members: $30 
Students: $10 

The cost includes a three-course dinner (select among beef, chicken, seafood and vegetarian options upon arrival) and free valet parking (see directions below). A cash bar is available. See below for details on FREE valet parking. 

Driving - Willard Avenue is one block north of Western Ave off of Wisconsin Ave. Pull in front of Alfio's to take advantage of FREE VALET PARKING.

Metro - Alfio's is a 3-minute walk northwest from the Friendship Heights Metro Station, on the Red Line.

Upcoming meetings - Save the dates: 

June 9, 2011 - Joint meeting with Baltimore AITP chapter. Hosted by Microsoft. 

July 14, 2011 - Continuous Process Improvements (CPI) Initiatives for IT Leadership Career Advancement


More Information:

For more information about the Washington, DC Chapter of AITP, visit our website http://www.aitpdc.org .
For the national organization: http://www.aitp.org

Association of IT Professionals (AITP) - Washington DC Chapter

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