Pittsburgh Technical Council

Member-to-Member Discounts

Member-to-Member Discounts

Do Business in Your Own Backyard

Doing business with fellow Pittsburgh Technology Council members can not only save you money, but it helps grow the local economy. C'mon, do business locally when you can!

Jeff Durosko CommunicationsPrint and Copy CenterIQ Inc.MyHouseCallTH TradeH.John Heinz CollegeDale Carnegie TrainingEvive StationDollar Bank | UPS | Chorus Call | Business Suites PittsburghuBreakiFix PittsburghEverSafe Protection | e360 Data Erasure | W5Template


Jeff Durosko Communications

Screen Shot 2017-02-27 At 2.48.26 PMJeff Durosko Communications (JDC) is a Pittsburgh-based communications firm offering strategic communications consulting, public relations, employee communications, crisis communications and writing services to local and national clients.  At JDC, creativity and strategy go hand in hand. Integrating creativity into your communications strategy is just part of what we do.

And because your organization’s needs change, we can handle everything from a comprehensive marketing communications plan to a writing project that needs just the right approach. We can plan and implement your next large, complex special event or create customer spotlight stories that touch the heart and invite a call to action, or implement media strategies that create sales touch points and enhance your organization’s image.

JDC will offer PTC member companies a complimentary 60-minute strategic communications planning session on any potential project. Come to the meeting with a communications challenge - whether it be external PR, employee communications, crisis communications or any other challenge - and we’ll discuss options for overcoming the obstacles you may be facing.  You’ll leave with some actionable ideas and JDC can provide a follow-up proposal if desired. Contact Jeff directly at jeff@duroskopr.com to set up a time to meet.


Print and Copy Center

PrintcopycenterBranding and marketing are two significantly important aspects of any business. Branding expresses who you are as a business and what you do. Branding differentiates you from your competitors. We are offering all Tech Council members TWO FREE consultation meetings to discuss the direction and goals you wish to achieve for your company…If  you would like to set up a meeting Please Call…Jim O'Malley @ 412.826.9450 or go to our Web Site www.printandcopycenter.com.


IQ Inc. 60-Minute Strategic Planning

Since 1994, IQ Inc. has delivered custom, quality software development, verification and validation, and consulting services to businesses big and small.  From concept through analysis and prototyping, to delivering a complete solution, IQ matches the right skills, personalities, technologies, and processes to the customers’ needs…  at the right time.

IQ Inc. is happy to offer PTC member companies a complimentary 60-minute strategic planning session on any potential software project.  First, we'll get to know each other and the business challenge.  Then through our discussion, we'll see if we can create the perfect solution together -- matching IQ's software engineering services with the company's technology systems, products, or services.  The member will walk away with a strategic approach to consider and a follow-up proposal, if desired. 

Please contact Paula Grendys for more information and to schedule a planning session.


MyHouseCall Telemedicine

Ipad Mini MHC Logo2Help your employees with their healthcare needs by having them download the MyHouseCall app. If your employee works from home or needs a medical visit at work we can help! Our medical providers do telemedicine (video visits) or house/office calls. Simply have your employee put a request in and we will contact them in minutes. By being available in the home or office both the business and employee avoid downtime from work. After downloading the app "invite friends" within the app and receive a $20 discount coupon for our services. www.myhousecall.net

If your business would like to contract with our services for regular usage contact us at info@myhousecall.net


TH Trade: Corporate Health Hospitality and Education

Complimentary Design and Space Planning & Auto CAD  (Value $125/hour)

Project Management

Wholesale Cost plus 10% on all purchases (15% savings)

  • Workstations
  • Walls
  • Window Treatments, Blinds & Shades
  • Lobby Furniture
  • Conference Rooms
  • Executive Offices
  • Break and Dining Rooms
  • Carpet and Flooring

Contact: Greg@2thetrade.com https://www.facebook.com/THTrade  

H. John Heinz College

Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College, in partnership with the Pittsburgh Technology Council (PTC), offers PTC members/ employees of PTC member companies a scholarship up to 15% of tuition (with most students receiving more).

Heinz College will award the scholarship to incoming students in the School of Information Systems and Management and the School of Public Policy and Management at the time of admission (no separate application is necessary). To be considered for the scholarship, applicants should indicate their membership with the PTC on the application for admission. Eligible students will receive up to a 15% tuition scholarship, and most students will receive more. Get more details here.

Dale Carnegie Training

Dalecarnegielogo Clear Over 8 million people have had breakthrough professional training & mentoring experiences with Dale Carnegie Training, including billionaires, US presidents, business leaders, and major sport achievers.  NOW IT'S YOUR TURN to experience how Dale Carnegie techniques can help you succeed in business and in life – and Pittsburgh Technology Council members are eligible for Council membership discounts to help you strengthen your skills and move your company towards new levels of success.

The Dale Carnegie process of accelerated development can be structured to work for your entire organization, team or yourself in several formats or combinations that provide significant performance shifts that turn knowledge to effective habits:

·         Customized corporate solutions that impact team results

·         Targeted executive coaching & mentoring

·         Public courses & workshops for individuals & teams

·         Live Online subscriptions

Core areas in which you can boost your skill transfer and increase achievement include leadership, sales, employee engagement, impactful presenting, communications, and foundational soft skills.  Perfect for your executives, engineers & developers, new leaders, sales team & customer facing staff.

Contact David Radin 412-531-4270 (cell) (or fill out form) to obtain Council member discounts and to explore the professional development options best suited for you, your team, your company or your associates to help you succeed in business and in life.

Hear from Warren Buffet how Dale Carnegie Training changed his life.

Evive Station

Evive is the world’s first hydration station capable of cleaning your Evive Bottlesreusable bottle and cap. It has already saved over 1 million single-use bottles from landfills, rivers and oceans.

Evive’s state-of-the-art water purification process utilizes the latest technology in sub-micron and UV purification to deliver great tasting, chilled, premium water that is purified moments before dispensing to your Evive bottle.

All Pittsburgh Technology Council Members onboarding at any of the Pittsburgh Locations, can use the following code “PghTechEvive" to get a 25% discount on the Annual Membership, offer valid through October 31, 2016.  Sign up today at https://app.evivestation.com/Account/Register

Bottles are available for just $9.99 at One Oxford Centre or in our PTC Café, or available at http://shop.evivestation.com/

Locations include: Alexander's Fitness 1440, BNY Mellon, CMU, Fisrt Niagra Building, One Oxford Centre, Rivers Club and the Pittsburgh Technology Council.

Employee Banking with Dollar Bank

Dollar Bank Logo6Employee Banking is Dollar Bank’s workplace banking program, offering Pittsburgh Technology Council members free or discounted financial services for their employees. Your employees can benefit from the program with:

  • $150 and free checks with an Everything Checking Account*
  • 1/4% rate discount on a Consumer Fixed Rate Loan or Line of Credit*
  • No closing costs on a Consumer Home Equity Term Loan*
  • $500 off costs at closing on a mortgage with a qualifying checking account*
  • And more!

 For details, please visit www.dollarbank.com/employeebanking.

Save on Shipping with UPS

United Parcel Service LogosvgUPS has a network of resources to help you grow. Pittsburgh Technology Council members can save up to 32 percent on UPS shipping. UPS is pleased to help members save time and money through special services and shipping discounts. UPS puts the power of logistics to work for you every day by providing speed, outstanding reliability and technology tools so you can focus on your business - not your shipping.

Sign up at http://savewithups.com/ptc.

Chorus Call 

chorus call.jpgChorus Call Inc. is a world-class teleconferencing service provider with headquarters in Pennsylvania and satellite offices on six different continents. Built on a foundation of superior customer service and a commitment to excellence, Chorus Call is considered “The Diamond of Teleconferencing.” As a pioneer of high quality conferencing, Chorus Call offers a broad spectrum of video conferencing, webcasting and event management services. Chorus Call’s unique full-service offering provides the peace of mind that events will be polished and professional. With Chorus Call, clients can focus on content rather than on technology.

As a PTC member, you'll receive:

  • 15% discount on video bridging service
  • 6 month trial of COMPANION downloadable video conferencing software

Contact Suzette Sloan to take advantage of this offer!

BusinesSuites Pittsburgh

BusinessuitesBusinesSuites Pittsburgh serves as the business home for thousands of professionals, entrepreneurs and employees of large companies through a growing network of locations across the US. We offer premium executive office suites, virtual office services and meeting rooms to companies of all sizes. For PTC members, take advantage of these special benefits:

  • Complimentary use of a private office for a day and
  • Preferred rates for any meeting room rental.

Please reserve in advance at 412-515-1500.


ubif-logo-black-notag.pngAt uBreakiFix we are obsessed about gadgets and gizmos. We’re the folks standing in line on launch day waiting for the latest smartphone or gaming console.We love all things tech, but don’t confuse our passion for snobbery. We’re not self-described geniuses, but we are experts at what we do.

uBreakiFix fixes electronic devices (it’s in our name after all). Whether you’re a secret agent who jumped out of a plane and forgot that your iPhone 6 was in your pocket so it took a painful journey to the ground without a parachute, or you just dropped your tablet in the toilet. Don’t worry, we’ve been there ourselves; maybe not the secret agent part, but we understand how traumatic it is when you break your precious devices.

PTC members receive a 10% discount on all repairs!

EverSafe Protection

EversafeEverSafe protects older adults from fraud, identity theft and unscrupulous telemarketers. We securely monitor financial accounts and credit reports around the clock, alerting you to suspicious activity.

With account information and alerts all in one place, safeguarding your family's finances has never been easier.

PTC members receive 20% off of EverSafe Protection when you use the code PGHTECH at this link!

e360 Data Erasure

e360 is Pittsburgh's recommerce specialist.  We reach the end market byE 360tech (4) fully refurbishing and analyzing any assets to recover maximum value and share profits with our clients.  We focus on retention more than new acquisition, as our primary focus is building long term relationships with other Pittsburgh-based businesses.  We provide a secure chain of custody, and conform to the international NIST standards for data sanitation.  This includes overwriting not only the logical storage location of a file, but also the entire media including all addressable locations. 

Free data erasure services for any member of the PTC. 

james@e360tech.com |724-888-e360

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W5Templates is an Excel based product + cloud service/mobile app designed to help easily track, manage and control client, prospect and project information.

As part of the PTC member-to-member program, we’re offering a free trial and the right to license our proprietary CRM/Project Management Software at a 15% discount.

Click here for more information.

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