451 Alliance Partnerships


The 451 Alliance partners with professional development and membership organizations to provide exclusive benefits to our members. 451 Alliance partners include:

Argyle Executive Forum
Argyle Executive Forum (Argyle) is an organization that provides opportunities for senior-level executives in Fortune 1000 organizations to develop relationships, share insight and identify solutions as they oversee digital transformation in their organizations. Argyle supports the professional advancement of executives by producing events all over the country, in addition to virtual events. Argyle events facilitate networking, professional development, thought leadership and brand building.

California Technology Council

CTC delivers value through a set of member benefits essential to running a technology company. 

CTC looks for opportunities to support business development and access to markets for members through its initiatives, events and content.


ISC2 is an international nonprofit membership association focused on inspiring a safe and secure cyber world. Best known for the acclaimed Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) certification, ISC2 offers a portfolio of credentials that are part of a holistic, pragmatic approach to security. 

Our membership, more than 160,000 strong, is made up of certified cyber, information, software and infrastructure security professionals who are making a difference and helping to advance the industry. 

Our vision is supported by our commitment to educate and reach the general public through our charitable foundation – The Center for Cyber Safety and Education. For more information, visit www.isc2.org


ONUG is the only organization composed of senior-level IT executives from Global 2000 firms. ONUG brings together the full IT community to allow IT business leaders to learn from peers, make informed open infrastructure deployment decisions, and to open up the dialogue between the vendor and user communities to collectively drive open infrastructure.

Innovation Women

Innovation Women is all about amplifying women’s voices in tech and business. It’s an organization devoted to promoting women for speaking opportunities in panels, events, and conferences that might otherwise suffer from all-male-panel syndrome. 

Founded in Boston in 2014, Innovation Women has been profiled by the Boston Business Journal and Inc magazine and nurtures a growing national presence in the speaker circuit. Event managers use the Innovation Women database to discover female talent, resulting in more speaking engagements for qualified women.