Wethersfield, CT (July 29, 2020) - VHB is pleased to announce the nomination and acceptance of Steve Anderson to Esri's Partner Advisory Council (PAC). Steve Anderson, a Senior Vice President and Director of Applied Technology at VHB, will serve as a representative for a three-year term.
The PAC, established in 2010, serves as a Board of Directors for partnering at Esri. This is an esteemed community offered to a select number of partner thought leaders that meet rigorous criteria for nomination, including senior leadership in their organization, current engagement in the partner ecosystem, a clear business strategy, and technology alignment with Esri. PAC members are committed to being advocates for the community and providing feedback and input on the strategic direction of the partner program to optimize how partners do business with Esri.
"Our PAC members are carefully selected to serve a very important role in our partner community," said Robert Laudati, Director, Global Partners and Alliances. "As the voice of the Esri partner network they provide valuable input and act as a sounding board on the development of our programs and have the responsibility to be representatives of Esri's rapidly growing partner ecosystem. I'm pleased to welcome Steve Anderson to this position."
"I am honored to be named as part of Esri's Partner Advisory Council and look forward to working with the other members of the PAC to continue to enhance the Esri Business Partner program as we focus on jointly expanding and enhancing the use of Esri technology across the markets we serve," said Steve Anderson.
Founded in 1979, VHB's passionate team of engineers, scientists, planners, designers and technologists provides consulting services to clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy markets, as well as to federal, state, and local governments. VHB partners with clients from 30 locations along the East Coast to improve mobility and enhance communities while balancing development and infrastructure needs with stewardship of our environment.
About Esri Partner Network
The Esri Partner Network is a rich ecosystem of organizations that work together to amplify The Science of Where. Esri has more than 2,600 partners globally, which deliver solutions, content, and services. Combining industry specific knowledge with ArcGIS software expertise, partners can customize and extend the reach of geospatial technology in limitless applications and organizations.
Esri, the global market leader in geographic information system (GIS) software, location intelligence, and mapping, offers the most powerful geospatial cloud available, to help customers unlock the full potential of data to improve operational and business results. Founded in 1969, Esri software is deployed in more than 350,000 organizations including 90 of the Fortune 100 companies, all 50 state governments, more than half of all counties (large and small), and 87 of the Forbes Top 100 Colleges in the US, as well as all 15 Executive Departments of the US Government and dozens of independent agencies. With its pioneering commitment to geospatial information technology, Esri engineers the most advanced solutions for digital transformation, the Internet of Things (IoT), and advanced analytics. Visit us at esri.com.