AIM, a not-for- profit organization that grows, connects and inspiresÂ tech talent to ensure a world-class tech workforce for the region, has acquired the assets of InterfaceÂ Web School. Co-founder of Interface Web School, Shonna Dorsey, has joined AIM as Vice PresidentÂ of Fundraising and Community Development.
“Interface Web School creates for AIM another strong link in our tech talent pipeline to help establishÂ Omaha as a leading tech hub,” said AIM President and CEO Dr. Kandace Miller. “The school bringsÂ to AIM another educational component that helps attract and train people to connect them withÂ technology jobs.”
Interface Web School has established itself as a go-to for individuals seeking a tech education.Â Through practical training to meet the demands of job seekers and employers in today’s job market,Â Interface Web School offers students an immersive learning program led by industry experts and aÂ professional network that connects students and businesses throughout the Midwest.
“AIM and Interface Web School will continue to strengthen Omaha as a tech hub. The synergyÂ between these two organizations will provide even more opportunities for students and employers inÂ the metro area,” said Chris Russell, AIM board member and Operations Director for Google inÂ Council Bluffs.
“The curriculum that Interface Web School has built to train our next tech leaders is top-notch. I amÂ looking forward to the endless possibilities the future holds with AIM,” said Brad Masterson, AIMÂ board member and Vice President of Technology at First Data Corporation.
Shonna Dorsey will further her work and passion towards building a robust tech community in herÂ new role at AIM.
“Shonna brings to AIM a strong emphasis on collaboration and the innovative thinking thatÂ maintaining a world-class tech talent ecosystem demands,” said Dr. Miller. “Shonna is an ambitiousÂ entrepreneur, passionate about inspiring the tech workforce and, most importantly, dedicated toÂ changing lives through technology. We look forward to her influential presence in furthering the AIMÂ mission of building thriving communities.”
“I am honored to be joining AIM,” said Dorsey. “I am wholeheartedly committed to AIM’s mission andÂ to providing more opportunities to grow, connect, and inspire tech talent. I look forward to continuingÂ the excellence and innovation that AIM represents.”