GeoNorth Hires New Senior Level GIS Professional
Anchorage, Alaska - GeoNorth (www.geonorth.com), one of the nation's premier Information Technology solution providers headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska, is pleased to announce the addition of their newest senior level GIS professional to the company’s growing development team. Rick Momsen has joined GeoNorth as a Sr. GIS Programmer/Analyst. Mr. Momsen will be based out of Portland, Oregon, and will be supporting current GIS demands coming from the organization’s existing client base, as well as supporting the company’s efforts in the Pacific Northwest and throughout the Lower 48.
Mr. Momsen has over 12 years of professional GIS experience in domestic and international arenas, and a portfolio of global and military GIS experience. Most recently, he has held a Senior GIS Consultant position on the US Marine Corps GEOFidelis program while with Marine Corps Installations out of Okinawa, Japan. While in this capacity, Mr. Momsen was responsible for overall project management, enterprise software architecture, business systems integration,database administration, and data quality and analysis. Prior to this engagement, Mr. Momsen was responsible for program management, software and data administration, data management and distribution, squadron support and training, and conventional and GPS surveying for GIS activity occurring on the Pacific Air Force GeoBase project out of Kusan Air Base in the Republic of Korea. A graduate of the University of Kansas, Mr. Momsen also studied GIS, Remote Sensing, and Image Analysis at Portland State University and Oregon State University.
“We are very excited to welcome someone like Rick, who has such a depth of GIS knowledge and practical experience, to our GeoNorth team”, says Bob Johnson, GeoNorth’s Director of Sales and Marketing. “This valuable addition further strengthens our ability to support the ever increasing demands of our customers, and positions us well to support future work coming out of both the public and private sectors”.
GeoNorth, LLC, (an Alaska Native Corporation and wholly owned subsidiary of The Tatitlek Corporation), is located at 561 E 36th Avenue in Anchorage, Alaska. The firm specializes in such Information Technology solutionssuch as GIS (Geographic Information Systems), Database Management, Web Design and Development, Mobile Applications, and Graphic Design Services. Since 1994 the firm has serviced federal, state, and local government agencies, utilities, oil and gas firms, natural resources companies, and private and Native corporations throughout the United States and abroad. The company also has office locations in the Pacific Northwest and on the East Coast, and operates remotely out of additional locations in Idaho and Florida.
For more information, please visit us at www.geonorth.com, or search for 'GeoNorth' on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/geonorth. Bob Johnson, Director of Sales and Marketing, may be reached directly by calling (907) 646-4535.
Posted: August 21, 2012