Jackie Black is the director of Strategic Alliances, U.S. Jobs at the Consumer Technology Association® (CTA) the U.S. trade association representing more than 2,200 consumer technology companies and which owns and produces CES® – The Global Stage for Innovation.
Black works on initiatives demonstrating the tech industry’s commitment to closing the nation’s skills gap, growing the number of high-skilled jobs and investing in creating a fully-equipped 21st century workforce. She leads the team’s partnership activities, including the hiring platform USTechVets.com in collaboration with the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) and Monster.com.
Black serves on NVTC’s Veterans Employment Initiative (VEI) task force that connects veterans to employment opportunities and provides support to tech companies in their efforts to recruit, train and retain qualified veteran employees. She also serves on NVTC’s NextGen Leaders committee.
Black joined CTA in 2012 in the executive office and served as corporate secretary where she managed CTA’s Board of Industry Leaders (BIL) and Executive Board.