MLK Day Team Build 2020

For our annual MLK Day team build, the team was challenged to a variety of breakout rooms! The Visionist team worked together in smaller groups to discover clues, solve puzzles, and accomplish tasks in order to break out of the intricate escape rooms within 1 hour. With no surprise, most of the teams made it out with time to spare!

Wreaths Across America

Visionist Engineer, Christian Bahnweg, participated in Wreaths Across America this past weekend. This organization remembers and honors our veterans by laying wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery as well as at 1,600 additional locations across the U.S., at sea, and abroad.  With Visionist having close ties to the military, both active duty and retired service members, we wanted to express our …

#nacis2019

Visionist’s UX Designer, Jim Miller, presented at the North American Cartographic Information Society’s annual meeting in Tacoma, WA on October 17, 2019. In his presentation, he discusses different user testing techniques for map designs that range from quick and crowd-sourced to long and moderated to underground and guerrilla. Check out the full presentation here!

Chili Cook-Off 2019

Winner winner chili dinner! Visionist had their annual Chili Cook-off yesterday, October 24th. The winners for this year included: 1st Place- Dan Johnson with “Brisky Business”2nd Place- Brian Lehman with “Chowderless Chili”3rd Place- Jo Knox with “Nacho Mama’s Chili” Thank you to all who participated and those who supported this year’s Chili Cook-off!

Columbus Day Team Build 2019

For our team build this year, the Visionist team brought out their innovative sides and out of the box personalities for something “cool”… an ice cream challenge! This activity challenged everyone to work together in teams to create a delicious and unique ice cream flavor! Check out more photos here!

Visionist Hits a Hole in One for the Vets

On September 13th, Visionist sponsored and participated in the Booz Allen Hamilton golf event. Booz Allen partnered and donated all proceeds from this event to the Salute Military Golf Association (SMGA). SMGA is a registered nonprofit providing rehabilitative golf experiences for post 9/11 combat-wounded veterans to improve the quality of life for these American heroes.

Summer Picnic 2019

Visionist celebrated the end of summer with friends and family at our first summer picnic! The picnic included great food, sailing lessons, a moon bounce, and good times with everyone who came! Check out more photos here!

SIPS 2019

Our summer interns participated in the 3rd annual SIPS (Summer Intern Presentation Showcase) and presented their summer project, Snack Overflow. Congratulations to Halogen, Nteligen, and ESI on winning the showcase and we look forward to seeing everyone again next summer!

GopherCon 2019

Last week, members of the Visionist team traveled to San Diego, CA for the annual GopherCon conference! GopherCon is one of the premier Go conferences where maintainers, developers, and hobbyists converge to learn and share. This year, GopherCon contained a wide variety of topics ranging from Go’s feature roadmap, presented by its Google maintainers, to opportunities to use Go in …