Missouri Tech & Science

Industrial Automation Supplier RAVEN Appointed Siemens Full Line Factory Automation Distributor for the Greater St. Louis Market

20 02 2018

RAVEN’s owners and team are part of a very elite group that is highly knowledgeable on the full line of Siemens industrial automation products. Past News Releases RSS St. Louis, MO February 20, 2018 RAVEN Automation Components Distributor (RAVEN), a premier distributor of high-technology automation components, today announced the company has been named an Authorized Siemens Distributor for the Greater St. Louis region of Illinois and Missouri. RAVEN is marketing and supporting Siemens’ vast portfolio of factory automation software and hardware products including PLCs, HMIs, intelligent motion control, industrial computers, SCADA, and networking products. In addition, RAVEN provides a full line of industrial components including circuit protection, AC/DC and servo drives, gear motors, power supplies and more. “RAVEN’s owners and team are part of a very elite group that is highly knowledgeable on the full line of Siemens industrial automation products,” said Steve Smith,...

KnowledgeLake to Sponsor and Exhibit at Nintex Xchange Conference in San Diego

20 02 2018

Press Release - updated: Feb 20, 2018 07:00 CST St. Louis, Missouri, February 20, 2018 - ​​​KnowledgeLake, Inc., a leading process and document automation company, will exhibit at the Nintex xchange 2018 Conference from February 26-28 in San Diego, CA. KnowledgeLake will demonstrate, within the Partner Networking Zone, a powerful, 100% browser-based document imaging and processing platform that imports, processes and routes content to multiple repositories. “With a decade-old partnership with Nintex and dozens of joint customers, we are thrilled to be an event sponsor,” said Bernie Schweiss, Chief Executive Officer at KnowledgeLake. “Our experts, who will be on hand, are eager to share their knowledge about how our solution works in tandem with Nintex’s industry-leading workflow and content automation technology, helping organizations become fully digital.” Attendees of the conference, held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt, will explore the latest in intelligent process automation,...

Dave Potts Hired as Chief Talent Officer at DRT Strategies

20 02 2018

ARLINGTON, Va. February 20, 2018 DRT Strategies, Inc. (DRT) (http://www.drtstrategies.com) announced today that the company has hired Dave Potts as its Chief Talent Officer, leading the team responsible for talent management, recruiting, culture, coaching, and the workforce planning behind one of America’s leading technology and strategy companies to federal agencies. Potts comes to DRT with 23 years of experience leading talent, development, and learning functions for several Fortune 100 companies including CenturyLink, Verizon, and Tech Data. Additionally, he led talent management and workforce planning consulting services for Deloitte and BearingPoint. Most recently, Potts served as a Principal with The North Highland Company. “Becoming the ‘Employer of Choice’ that we want to be is paramount to our employees’ and customers’ success,” commented Susan Kidd, CEO at DRT. "As such, Dave will focus on developing a strategic approach to attract, acquire, develop, and retain...

Crossland Construction Selects Kahua to Streamline Diverse Operations and Fuel Future Growth

20 02 2018

ALPHARETTA, Ga. and COLUMBUS, Kan. February 20, 2018 Kahua, the provider of the world's premiere collaborative network for real estate and construction project management, today announced an agreement with Crossland Companies, Inc, one of the nation's top general contractors. Under the enterprise agreement, Crossland will manage a wide variety of projects in their Construction and Heavy Contracting business units on the Kahua Network. Crossland is a top 100 national contractor, offering a wide range of construction services to customers across the United States. The agreement with Kahua reflects a commitment to investing in new technology to streamline operations and delivering clients the highest project value, on time and on budget. "As our company grows and projects become increasingly complex, we needed a more configurable project management platform to communicate more efficiently and to collaborate more effectively with our owners and team members," said Greg Smith, Vice...

Avitus Group Celebrates Two Years in Miles City, Montana; Invests Heavily in Technology and Resources

20 02 2018

Not only have we staffed up, we’ve made dramatic technology improvements and pooled resources with other Avitus Group tax offices in California, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri and Montana. We can now serve customers in Miles City and all across the country. MILES CITY, Mont. February 20, 2018 Following two years of investment in its acquisition of Rowland, Thomas & Co., professional business services provider Avitus Group is announcing a fully staffed tax office in Miles City, Montana tied into the company’s national network. “Being fully staffed is becoming increasingly difficult,” says Avitus Group Senior Tax Manager Tony Ennenga. “Not only have we been successful in staffing, but also we've made dramatic technology improvements and pooled resources with other Avitus Group tax offices. We can now serve clients in Miles City and all across the country” Since the acquisition in 2015, the Miles City office has retained and also added a number of tax professionals...

Phone Medic Launches Technology Hub for Mail-in Repairs

20 02 2018

“Many smaller towns and rural areas don’t offer a convenient and fast option for their cell phone repairs. The simplicity of mail-in repairs makes it easier than ever to get them connected again,” said Christine Ricci, Chief Executive Officer for Phone Medic. OVERLAND PARK, Kan. February 20, 2018 Consumers, businesses and school systems dependent on staying connected with their cell phones, iPads, tablets, Chromebooks, and laptops now have an additional convenient way to repair technology at Phone Medic. Phone Medic - Kansas City’s largest and fastest-growing, locally owned and operated cell phone repair and mobile electronic device service provider - has introduced mail-in repair to its roster of services. With Phone Medic’s new mail-in service hub, most repairs are completed on the day the device is received. The simple two-step mail-in repair process is available for iPhones, Samsungs, smartphones, iPads, tablets, Chromebooks, laptops and much more. “Whether you...

Carolyn Power Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

20 02 2018

    RICHARDSON, TX, February 20, 2018 -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Carolyn Power with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Ms. Power celebrates many years' experience in her professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes she has accrued in her field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.Ms. Power is a retired elementary school educator who dedicated her career to enriching the lives of the students she taught. Having been raised by a first grade teacher, Ms. Power naturally joined the education profession as well, receiving a Bachelor of Science...

Verizon engineers partner with NAF to visit dozens of high schools across the country to celebrate National Engineers Week

19 02 2018

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Feb. 19, 2018 -- More than 42,000 wireline & wireless engineers work at Verizon across the globe.  Each day the men and women of the Verizon Network teams build and deploy the latest technologies to serve consumers, government agencies and businesses of all sizes.  These engineers are providing networks to help society as a whole, and critical communications when it’s needed the most.To celebrate National Engineers Week (Feb. 18-24), on Wednesday, February 21, more than 30 Verizon engineers and other employees will visit approximately 30 NAF academies of engineering across the country to speak about the importance of STEM education with more than 1,100 students.  There’s a great demand for jobs in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics).  The U.S. Labor Department estimates STEM-related jobs will grow to more than 9 million by 2022.   Since 1982, NAF has been partnering with high-need communities to improve outcomes...

United Wholesale Mortgage Makes Virtual E-Closing Available to Borrowers in 16 States, Now Includes Purchases

19 02 2018

TROY, Mich., Feb. 19, 2018 -- United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM) has expanded the reach of its virtual e-closing capabilities, as borrowers in 16 states can now enjoy the industry's first end-to-end online mortgage experience without wet signing any documents – and for the first time ever, the virtual process can also be applied to purchase transactions. Originally just offered in four states (Illinois, Montana, Virginia and Washington), the 12-state expansion now introduces the mortgage industry's first real e-closing process to Alabama, Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, Ohio and Tennessee. UWM continues to partner with Boston-based Notarize to make the technology available to consumers. "Making virtual e-closing technology available in more states and opening it up to purchase business is a huge deal as even more mortgage brokers and borrowers have access to the easiest, most convenient closing process possible,"...

Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges A Navy Veteran or Marine Mechanic with Mesothelioma-Nationwide to Call for Direct Access to The Top Lawyers for Much Better Compensation Results

19 02 2018

    NEW YORK, NY, February 19, 2018 -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center is now urging a US Navy Veteran or marine mechanic who has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma, or their family members, to call them anytime at 800-714-0303 for direct access to some of the nation's leading mesothelioma attorneys. What these incredibly skilled and full-time mesothelioma lawyers bring to the table is experience, skill, determination, and capabilities to ensure the people they represent receive the best possible mesothelioma financial compensation settlements that could easily be in the hundreds of thousands of dollars or more. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.ComUS Navy Veterans make up approximately one-third of all people who will be diagnosed with mesothelioma each year in the United States. Other significant work groups for mesothelioma include shipyard workers, maritime workers such as mechanics, machinists, boiler technicians, welders, and insulators. Most Navy Veterans,...

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