GeoNorth Announces New Hires to IT Developer Ranks
ANCHORAGE, Alaska—GeoNorth (www.geonorth.com), one of the nation's premier Information Technology custom application solutions providers, has just announced the hiring of three new key personnel as additions to their development team. Jason Kettell was recently hired as a Sr. Level Programmer/Analyst, and both Kevin Traver andShaun Wilson have joined GeoNorth as Programmer/Analysts.
With a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of Alaska, Anchorage (UAA), Jason Kettell comes to GeoNorth with over 8 years of application development experience working with organizations such as the Alaska EnergyAuthority, the Anchorage Water and Wastewater Utility, BP Exploration, and the State of Alaska Department of Natural Resources; all of whom are current GeoNorth clients, contributing to a seamless transition and, better yet, a painless one for the company’s clients. Mr. Kettell is also a Microsoft Certified Professional Developer with Web Developer 4 Certification.
A Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Shaun Wilson, one of GeoNorth’s new Programmer/Analysts, has an extensive background with a fellow Alaska Native Corporation; The Chenega Corporation. Primarily in roles such as Configuration Management Specialist and Software Engineer, Mr. Wilson has experience as a developer on US Department of Defense projects, and fills a void in the GeoNorth arsenal as a Microsoft SharePoint developer. Kevin Traver, also hired on as a Programmer/Analyst, is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from UAA, and was a former Systems Administrator with GeoNorth’s parent company, The Tatitlek Corporation.
“GeoNorth is pleased to welcome such talented developers to our already strong and skilled team”, says Bob Johnson,GeoNorth’s Director of Sales and Marketing. “These three new developers have already contributed greatly towards our number one priority, which is total customer satisfaction, and we look forward to their continued successwith our organization”.
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: November 1, 2012