Market Watch: PTC CTO Jane Wachutka Recognized as a Leading Advocate for STEM Education
by In the Press | August 16, 2015 | CAD Software Blog | PTC
PTC today announced that its executive vice president and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Jane Wachutka has been selected as one of the top CIO/CTO leaders in the United States committed to an increased focus on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) in the education system and initiatives that promote STEM talent. The honor comes from STEMconnector, who profiled 100 U.S. CIOs/CTOs who have been actively advancing STEM education throughout their careers, industries and companies. The publication was presented at the STEM Council meeting in Washington, D.C.
Jane Wachutka joins other PTC executives who have been recognized in the past for their commitment to STEM awareness and education. PTC has a history of supporting STEM education through programs like FIRST and the PTC® IoT Academic Program.
“PTC congratulates Jane on receiving this recognition for her work to promote STEM awareness and education,” said Jim Heppelmann, president and CEO, PTC. “Increasing awareness and promotion of STEM education has never been more important to get students passionate about careers in science, technology, engineering and math.”