FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – South Florida Technology Alliance (SFTA), a recognized leader in promoting technology and innovation in the local community, today announced that Linda Govehas joined the organization as Executive Director. Based in south Palm Beach County, Ms. Gove is responsible for management and organization of SFTA's tri-county region. She will also support the growth of SFTA membership and sponsorships in this area and expansion of the organizations forum for building awareness of technology-related business and initiatives in the community. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130206/FL53698 ) Ms. Gove joins SFTA with over 20 years of high-tech marketing and management experience and over 5 years of non-profit executive experience. Ms. Gove has established herself in the south Palm Beach County non-profit arena as a community leader and visionary developing programs that enhance and support the social service organizations serving our local families through her involvement in the Jr. League and Spirit of Giving Network. Most recently Ms. Gove has joined the local TEDxDelrayBeach as a co-organizer and is looking forward to the learning, innovation and sharing of ideas through the TEDx forum. She received her Bachelor's degree in Computer Information Systems with a minor in Business from Florida Atlantic University. " South Florida Technology Alliance is the premier technology networking agency in our area. They have been blessed with outstanding leadership at the board and staff level for years. I am honored to be part of this incredible organization and am looking forward to help SFTA achieve the level of development needed to address the growth of the industry in our local region," said Ms. Gove. About South Florida Technology AllianceSouth Florida Technology Alliance (SFTA), a not-for-profit business organization, promotes the growth, success and awareness of the regional technology community. Through events, networking, programs and education, SFTA provides south Florida's technology-related companies, academic institutions, entrepreneurs, governments and related organizations with an active forum to grow the business of technology in our region. Founded in 1999, South Florida Technology Alliance's is known for providing outstanding programs to achieve their mission of creating a vibrant network of companies, leaders and institutions through strong, collaborative relationships.