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Top 5 Smart City Trends for 2022

The 2020s started out unlike any decade before. With extreme weather, political changes, and of course a major global pandemic happening as the decade began, we were destined for significant change. The concept of Smart Cities had already been gaining traction; but as...

Thomas D. McElroy Selected as One of Crain’s 2020 Notable Entrepreneurs

Congratulations to our CEO Thomas D. McElroy on his inclusion in Crain’s 2020 Notable Entrepreneurs. Thomas was selected among 38 other entrepreneurs for their efforts in maintaining their businesses throughout a global pandemic, and continuing to grow relationships...

Inspiration For Innovators: The Secret To Scaling A Black-Owned Tech Firm | Forbes

Level-1 CEO Thomas D. McElroy, II, a member of the Forbes Technology Council, authored this article about navigating the complexities behind starting a Black-owned technology-based company. ------------------------------------- Starting any type of business is...

Tech Safety In The Emergency Services Sector: Overcoming Obstacles In The Adoption Of New Mission-Critical Technology | Forbes

In the latest of his articles as a member of the Forbes Technology Council, Level-1 CEO Thomas McElroy explains how keeping ESS systems safe and reducing the risk of cyberattacks is essential, as these systems and networks are used continuously to deliver emergency...

Bronzeville Lakefront Project Approved

We are incredibly excited that the Bronzeville Lakefront development on the site of the former Michael Reese Hospital has passed the Chicago City Council! We are especially proud to be the first Black-owned Technology Leader for a project of this historic importance....