Technica 2020

This past weekend, Visionist sponsored Technica, the world’s largest all women and nonbinary hackathon. Visionist employees also formed the Visionist mentorship team for the event and provided tech guidance to the participants. Our very own Kelsey Campbell, Ruth Goulding, Matt Loff, and Greg Van Ginkel mentored the following teams at the event. Check out the teams and the software they created: … Read More

Columbus Day Virtual Team Build 2020

Yesterday, Visionist conducted our first virtual team build event! Team build days have always been very important to the Visionist team so when COVID hit and threw a wrench in our plans, we knew we had to adapt. We held our morning all-hands meeting virtually and during our lunch break gave each Visionist employee a $25 UberEats voucher for their … Read More

Visionist for the Win!

Last Friday, Visionist was awarded a new UX task that will be supporting one of our prime contracts. If you are a UIUX Designer, this could be the contract for you! We have roles ranging from research to usability to implementing complex design systems. Check out all our current openings at https://lnkd.in/ez6K5bG

Lifestyle Reimbursement Benefit

At Visionist, we always take into account the needs of our workforce. We understand that there has been a lot of change and we have updated one of our benefits to better fit the current needs of our employees. We morphed our existing wellness benefit to cover a broader range of items that will fit everyone’s lifestyle. The revised benefit … Read More

2020 Sounders FC Soccer Data Analytics Competition

Visionist’s Data Scientist, Adam Sonty, participated in an analytics challenge during the virtual 2020 Sounders FC Soccer Analytics Conference last month. The Seattle Sounders challenged analytics enthusiasts to use data visualization to tell a story and deliver insights that help decision-making processes of key stakeholders at the club. For Adam’s submission, he wanted to show how defensive positioning can impact … Read More

Grab and Go HoCo

We at Visionist are proud of the way our staff has supported our community during the COVID-19 pandemic. In the past two weeks, Visionist staff volunteered their time to create a website to help get meals to families-in-need in Howard County, MD. Visionist engineer, Joe Shaw, found out that families were not taking advantage of the free meals being provided … Read More

Introducing RecruitGeM!

Last Tuesday, RecruitGeM was approved as an NCAA Division I football recruiting/scouting service. RecruitGeM builds on our DraftGeM product. It identifies high school players that have true potential to succeed at the next level. Our player performance curves show it all – both were rated #1 pocket passer by #ESPN, both signed with #Clemson, yet their FBS success was very … Read More

MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference 2020

Co-founder and VP of Visionist, Brian Lehman, was a poster presenter at the 14th Annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston this past weekend. He was able to share his research, ‘Projecting NFL Potential from College Career Performance Curve’, with numerous NFL teams and many others that share a passion for sports analytics.

DraftGeM Goes to Boston!

Visionist is excited to announce that our very own Brian Lehman has been selected as a poster presenter to showcase during the 14th Annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston, March 6-7! He will be showcasing his DraftGeM work and specifically his paper ‘Projecting NFL Potential from College Career Performance Curve’. Can’t wait!! #SSAC20 #RunTheNumbers

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!