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About Us

TechTHiNQ is a content marketing and PR firm dedicated to helping technology clients take their business to the next level. We provide our services to InfoTech, HealthTech and CleanTech companies from entrepreneurs to Fortune 500 enterprises.

No other firm has better Tech iQ to shape complex subject matter into high-impact content marketing programs seasoned with exciting stories of interest. The TechTHiNQ team’s extraordinary technology experience and industry awareness gives us the ability to deliver these services with unparalleled quality and effectiveness.

Our proven processes and client-first approach transforms us into a collaborative extension of your organization. Clients engage us as deeply as needed and trust us to always do the right thing, as if your business is our own.


 

 

The Team

 
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Linda Capcara | Chief Influencer, Founder | linda.capcara@techthinq.com 

With over 25 years experience in communications for technology companies, Linda worked for both global corporations such as Motorola and Intel and global agencies including Brodeur Partners and LVA Communications.

In 2010, she founded TechTHiNQ, where she provides strategic direction and manages operations. She's also personally involved in providing marketing, public relations and executive communications counsel to client CEOs and senior executives.

Linda holds a master's of arts in mass communications from Arizona State University's (ASU's) prestigious Walter Cronkite School, a bachelor's of science in business administration from ASU's W.P. Carey School of Business, and an associate’s in electronic engineering from Columbus Technical Institute.  Linda is a champion of diversity and women's rights and loves to hike with her friends.

 
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Alec Robertson | Account Director | alec.robertson@techthinq.com

As Account Director at TechTHINQ, Alec manages all aspects of client service. His responsibilities include developing content marketing strategies, writing compelling content, securing coverage for client news in a diverse range of outlets and building audience engagement in social media channels.

Alec has experience in a wide-range of industries and has succeeded as a technology marketer for companies focused in engineering, SaaS, aerospace, e-commerce and more, at both a local and national level.

Born in Rochester, New York, Alec graduated from Point Park University in Pittsburgh with a bachelor’s degree in public relations and advertising. He resides in Scottsdale, Arizona with his adorably pathetic Pitbull, River. Alec's approach to life and work can be summed up in a quote from motivational speaker, Zig Ziglar, “The real opportunity for success lies in the person and not in the job.”

 
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Randy Frank | Technical Writer | Randy.Frank@TechThinq.com

Randy focuses on technical writing and editing for a variety of electronic topics. In addition to helping TechTHiNQ clients, he is currently a contributing editor for Design World magazine.

At Motorola Semiconductor, he was actively involved in the introduction of highly integrated pressure sensors and accelerometers that use microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) technology as well as establishing Motorola’s smart power products. Randy has three patents issued in the semiconductor packaging area.

Previously, Randy was responsible for the development of the first engine control systems including all of the sensing aspects for America Motors and Jeep vehicles, now part of the Chrysler Group. During that time, he taught Advanced Instrumentation and Control at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. Randy is a Fellow in both the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) and the IEEE and author of the book Understanding Smart Sensors, 3rd Edition that was released in 2013.

 
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Jillian Carapella | Marketing Specialist | Jillian.carapella@techthinq.com 

Jillian is a passionate student studying public relations, marketing and psychology at Arizona State University (ASU). Her experience includes serving as ASU's PRSSA President, as well as internships at Coyne PR in New York City, and with the City of Phoenix Public Works Department. 

Jillian was born in New York City but moved to Arizona when she was only two years old. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, eating at new restaurants and spending time with friends. Three words that describe Jillian are authentic, trustworthy and open-minded. 

 
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ELLEN PIERCE | MARKETING INTERN | ELLEN.PIERCE@TECHTHINQ.COM

Ellen Pierce is pursuing an accelerated masters of mass communication from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University as she finishes her undergraduate studies in journalism and public relations with a film and media studies minor.

Ellen developed her international community interests working on behalf of the U.S. Department of State designing a proposal campaign for the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program’s 40th Anniversary Celebration at the Public Relations Lab at the Cronkite School. In addition, her external PR experience includes internships with Evolve PR and Marketing and a digital branding company, MISGIF. In November 2017, she defended her honors thesis on how celebrities use social media to brand themselves through networks, crowd culture and a digital audience.

Ellen is a native of Austin, Texas which shaped her passion for culture, diversity and innovation. She loves hearing people’s stories and learning from their experiences. Outside of work, you can usually find her hiking or watching the sunset with a glass of ice water.