Be a Success Story

What would it mean for you to have a rewarding tech career? Check out Tad’s and William’s stories.




Tad Melton
Associate Software Developer
Virtual Hold Technology, Akron, OH
Tad Melton described himself as a high
school graduate teaching guitar lessons to
get by. Then he connected to an intensive
12-week training program that changed his
life. Tad now works as a software developer
with a 30% increase in earnings and
benefits, providing stability in his life.




William Hailey
Computer Programmer
William Hailey was making just $12 an hour
when he decided to pursue Akron’s intensive,
12-week coding bootcamp, the Software Guild.
After graduating, William landed a job as a
computer programmer, with a starting salary
of $50,000 and the opportunity to continue
growing his tech skills.