Pete Carr

RICHMOND, VA – FEBRUARY 27, 2017 – CapTech is pleased to share that Pete Carr, Principal, has been invited to join the CAPITAL& Career Accelerator's Advisory Council. CAPITAL& Career Accelerator's mission is to accelerate top university career opportunities for students through mentorship and an accelerator program. They focus on students who are being overlooked because of their academic institution, personal network, or geography.

The advisory council will provide ongoing guidance to CAPITAL& Career Accelerator's Advisory Council in matters relating to strategic expansion efforts, technology roadmap vision, ecosystem of supporter engagement strategies, financial management, fellowship program development, and other guidance towards fulfilling the mission and vision of the fellowship program. Pete joins Alex Swartz, Assistant Vice President of Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond; Joseph Bartholomew, Senior Vice President of BB&T Scott & Stringfellow; and Ellen Masters, Director at Hampden-Sydney College on the council.

"I look forward to CAPITAL& Career Accelerator becoming a conduit to support career placement for college graduates in the mid-Atlantic region," said Carr. "The capability of students coming from colleges in this region is amazing. Having an organization like CAPITAL& Career Accelerator, can enhance the candidate's chances of finding the right job opportunity for them."

The program is piloting with Longwood University students and is now accepting student applications. View the full CAPITAL& Career Accelerator's media release here: http://accelerator.capital-and.com/index.php/press-release/press-release-2-27-17/.