Skookum Selected as Finalist for 2017 NC Tech Awards

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (September 20, 2017) – Skookum Inc., a leading provider of digital technology solutions has been selected as a finalist for the NC Tech Awards Digital Marketing/Technology Company award. The NC Tech Awards is North Carolina's only statewide technology awards program that recognizes for achievement in technology and is presented by the North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA).

"For over 20 years, the NC Technology Association has celebrated companies, organizations and individuals for outstanding achievement at the NC Tech Awards. As a finalist the year, Skookum has distinguished itself as one of the state's innovative and emergent leaders," stated Brooks Raiford, NCTA's President and CEO.

The awards process culminates with the NC Tech Awards Gala on November 9, 2017 at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel & Convention Center in Durham where hundreds of business, technology and public leaders from across the state will gather to celebrate the tech sector and honor the winners and finalists in each category.

"We're very excited to have been nominated as a NC Tech Awards finalist," said James Hartsell, Founder and CEO, Skookum. " As a full-service digital technology firm, we strive to provide our clients with innovate solutions that improve customer experiences and brand engagement, reduce operational costs -- and ultimately help our clients succeed as leaders within their industries."

About NCTA

The North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) is a not-for-profit, membership-driven trade association and the primary voice of the technology industry in North Carolina. NCTA is the intersection of leadership and technology, fueling the growth of North Carolina through Executive Engagement, Public Affairs, and a Knowledge Workforce. For more information, visit our website at www.nctechnology.org.

About Skookum

Skookum is an award-winning digital strategy, design and software development firm. Established in 2004 and headquartered in Charlotte, NC with an office in Denver, CO, Skookum's team of strategists, designers, and software engineers help mid-to-large enterprise organizations regionally and across the United States deliver innovative solutions, user experiences, and business value to their clients, employees, and partners. Visit us: www.skookum.com

NCTA Media Contact:

Rachel Kennedy, NCTA Communications rkennedy@nctechnology.org Tel. 919.856.0393

Skookum Media Contact

Michelle Cash, Director Marketing Communications michelle.cash@skookum.com Tel. 704-930-7497