ASTI Adds Two Staffers: ASTI, an environmental consulting firm with offices in Brighton and Grand Rapids, has added two staffers. Anthony L. Spencer, technician, has assisted with field activities such as Phase I environmental site assessments, radon monitoring, and wetland mitigation projects as well as with the preparation of Phase I and Phase II environmental site assessment reports. He is a member of the Geological Society of America and hails from Wayne State University with a BS is in environmental science and a minor in Geology. Also, Sean A. Trowbridge was named Associate I. Trowbridge has performed numerous Phase I & Phase II environmental site assessments, asbestos inspections, and mold and indoor air quality assessments of residential, commercial and industrial property in Michigan. Work has included vacant land, residential housing including apartment complexes, commercial and industrial buildings, offices, restaurants, storage facilities, and gasoline stations. Mr. Trowbridge has also assisted in numerous other due diligence services including LUST investigations, contaminated soils excavations, baseline environmental assessments, due care plans, and various surface water and groundwater monitoring and sampling activities. Trowbridge is a member of Pheasants Forever and hails from Central Michigan with a BS in Environmental Science.
Jems Technology Announces COO: Jems Technology announced that it has hired Jeffrey A. Pfund as the company’s chief operating officer. Pfund will be responsible for over-seeing operations and customer integration of the JEMS video to hand held technology to the health care market. Said Pfund: “Jems is a technology that is a game changer in current and future health care in areas ranging from telemedicine to accountable care and service to rural and underserved communities. It’s not often you have the opportunity to play a role in bringing such a revolutionary technology to market.” Pfund has a background in health care that includes a track record of efficiently integrating technology into several of the nation’s largest healthcare providers and insurance companies. His use of proven standards and methodologies combined with common sense application of the latest software and hardware tools has allowed him to implement solutions quicker, more cost effectively and with much less pain to the end user than is typical in today’s complex solutions world. Based in Orion Township, Jems Technology specializes in secure, encrypted real-time video to hand held devices, including the iPhone, iPad, Android and Android tablet. Jems Technology targets health care, where access to remote live video can provide better health care practices. From real-time video to phone connectivity, JemsTechnology is effective, easy-to-use and easy to implement.