Milford, Iowa, July 29, 2015:  R & D Industries, Inc. (RDI), parent company of Thinix, is proud to announce participation in the Technology Association of Iowa’s (TAI) state-wide Tech Town Hall series in Spencer, Iowa on August 3rd. Tech Town Hall is an hour-long conversation focusing on the current and future of the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), diversity outreach, support of an entrepreneurial ecosystem, public policy, and workforce initiatives. This event is designed to bring together technology industry leaders, educators, policy makers, and the community.

Prominent community figures will be present on the panel including: Debi Durham, Director of the Iowa Economic Development Authority, Mark Gruwell, Co-Chair of Iowa’s STEM Council Computer Science Committee, Don Van Oort, President and CTO of R & D Industries/Thinix, Leann Jacobsen of StartupCity Spencer and Ellie Wiemers, Principal at Spencer High School. The hour-long talk will be moderated by Brian Waller, President of the Technology Association of Iowa. This will be an event you won’t want to miss.

RDI is a recognized leader in technology in Iowa and was honored as one of only 30 Iowa companies to make the Inc 5000 in 2014 – the Inc 5000 is a list of the 5000 fastest growing privately owned companies in the US. With clients in over 121 countries and over 31 years of experience, R & D Industries looks to continue to be a leader in technology solutions. RDI encourages all business owners to come out and ask any questions they might have about technology and security.

For more event details and to register online, please visit:

About RDI

RDI is a 31 year old technology research, development and engineering firm with market focuses on computer networking, software development, network security, data protection, managed services, wireless networking, AV systems & teleconferencing, digital marketing, and secure computing. RDI has four offices in the Upper Midwest (Iowa and South Dakota) and supports products both regionally and internationally.

For more information contact: Anthony Clark, Vice President of Business Development,