For the month of November, we would like to recognize Scott Teigen who recently joined the Green Forces Coalition with the title of C.E.O.! Scott is a Civil Engineer by training and served in the Air Force. Most recently he served as Vice President for Operations and Mission Assurance for ATK in the Minneapolis area. ATK brands itself as the leader in satellite components and systems, ammunition and weapons systems. Scott’s experience in Business Development and Operations Management will help move our companies forward. Welcome, Scott!
This month we would like to recognize LaSalle Technology Group, LLC. They've been extremely busy lately, moving their expanding offices into our remodeled west wing at the Jutila Center for Global Design in Hancock, and also delivering the new X-Gen trading platform for the Nigerian Stock Exchange! Read more at The Nigerian Stock Exchanges Goes Live on the X-Gen Trading Platform.
Marie Cleveland, Worldwide Corporate Account Manager of FedEx, led a great, informative Lunch & Learn on September 23. From her 24 years of experience at FedEx, Marie has learned many unique and helpful insights regarding how to deliver a powerful and successful presentation. She covered the skills needed to make your presentation better, how to capture your audience's attention, what to do when you get off track in a presentation, and tips for a smooth presentation on and off the screen. Fun fact: she signed a $12 million deal in the dark!
Hancock, MI — BridgeGuard® is pleased to announce the addition of Jim Spence and Paul Keranen, P.E. to its sales staff.
In his role in Federal Sales and Support, Spence will use his background to help solve infrastructure safety problems for the U.S. military and federal agencies. A retired Lieutenant Colonel from the U.S. Army, Spence has extensive experience with the federal government.
This month we would like to recognize one of our company tenants, ControlTec! We are proud of their growing team and their satellite office expansion. ControlTec’s satellite office currently employs two full-time and five part-time students, who work on software development for the transportation industry. By late October, they expect to have 10 to 12 employees. ControlTec will soon be making the move to the Powerhouse business incubator. Congratulations, ControlTec!
MTEC BOARD MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: Scott MacInnes
Along with being the City Manager & Assessor of the City of Houghton, Scott is an active MTEC board member, and also serves on the MTEC SmartZone finance committee. Scott has provided leadership and direction towards the extension of the SmartZone plan, and has been assisting the Marquette region and their interests in establishing a satellite operation. Congratulations, Scott!
As part of July's Business Recognition of the Month we would like to recognize Steve LeClaire, founder of LeClaire Surveying Services LLC! They specialize in a non-traditional surveying technique that’s more efficient, less labor-intensive and more cost-effective to perform. Steve recently graduated our SmartStart program, and moved into one of our incubation spaces at the Jutila Center located in Hancock.
To learn more about LeClaire Surveying Services, LLC visit: http://bit.ly/18S5rIy