The Center for Innovative Technology

The Center for Innovative Technology’s mission is to advance the Commonwealth’s position as a world technology and Internet leader and assist in creating, retaining and attracting technology based jobs and businesses.  CIT can provide your technology company with the business, technical, financial, e-commerce, resource location and networking assistance your company needs.

The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) creates technology-based economic development strategies to accelerate innovation, imagination and the next generation of technology and technology companies.  Created in 1985, CIT, a non-profit corporation, plugs gaps at the earliest stages of the Innovation Continuum – commercialization and seed funding – as it helps entrepreneurs launch and grow high-growth technology companies and create high-paying jobs for the future.  To facilitate national innovation leadership and accelerate the rate of technology adoption, CIT creates partnerships between innovative technology start-up companies and advanced technology consumers.  Lastly, CIT builds the infrastructure for new innovation economies with expert broadband strategies.

Virginia Information Technologies Agency

The creation of the Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA) ushered in a new and exciting era for the Commonwealth of Virginia.  VITA and the work it has accomplished represent the most comprehensive reform of state government IT in the nation and firmly establishes Virginia as a leader in the use of technology in government.  VITA is the consolidated technology services and solutions provider responsible for the infrastructure, governance, security, oversight of major IT projects, and procurement of technology-related goods and services on behalf of state and local governments.  VITA’s goal is to provide outstanding service and technology solutions to support its agency and other customers by addressing their business needs securely, reliably, consistently and cost-effectively.