All Posts by Ron Bertasi

Virtual Site Visits: Crucial Tools for Economic Developers

Key Takeaway:  With traditional site visits impossible for the foreseeable future, winning EDOs will provide comprehensive virtual site visits, accelerating economic recovery in their communities. This is only possible with a complete GIS solution: GIS WebTech’s Recruit technology bundled with Esri GIS tools. Legacy sites & buildings technologies do not support comprehensive virtual site visits. To […]

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GIS WebTech Announces Clearinghouse of Free GIS Resources for Economic Development

During a series of webinars held last week in partnership with the International Economic Development Council, GIS WebTech announced that it is now hosting a single website providing direct links to free GIS resources for economic developers to utilize during the current public health and economic crisis.“Working with our partners at Esri, we are able […]

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2019: GIS WebTech Record Growth Continues

As you can see in the chart to the right, our company’s story is one of rapid growth through technological disruption. But none of it would be possible without the economic developers that have put their trust in us. We are blessed with an incredible group of clients, hard-working professionals dedicated to the communities they […]

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Reliability in Online Site Selection Technology

Key Takeaway: To be reliable, online site selection technologies must provide the most accurate data possible; they must offer analytical tools utilizing the latest advances to provide the most accurate results possible; and they must be available when businesses and site selectors want to use them. Economic development organizations running legacy technologies with non-Esri data, […]

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GIS WebTech Widens the Gap with Legacy Technologies

Introducing Recruit 4.5! When we launched Recruit 4.0 we created a buzz in economic development. For the first time, economic developers could provide real-time access to the entire Esri demographic data set and offer advanced analytical tools like trucking time analysis, and do so in a simple and intuitive app designed with extensive input from businesses […]

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GIS WebTech’s Record Growth Continues

Just a few months ago I wrote that 2018 was another year of incredible growth at GIS WebTech. Depending on the metric, we were two to four times bigger at the end of 2018 than we were at the beginning, continuing the rapid growth we began with the launch of Recruit 4.0 in 2016.When we […]

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Courtney Bridger Joins GIS WebTech’s Growing Team

GIS WebTech is pleased to announce that Courtney Bridger has joined our growing team as Director of Business Development! With our company’s rapid growth it became clear we needed additional business development professionals to meet increasing demand from economic development professionals. We were seeking a business development leader with experience in technology and a passion for […]

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2018: Another Record Year

2018 was another year of rapid growth at GIS WebTech. No matter what metric you choose we are much bigger now than we were on January 1, continuing our growth trajectory of recent years. For example, the graphic to the right documents our growth in customer count over the last four years. As you probably […]

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Insist on Esri Data. Site Selectors Do

Key Takeaway: EDOs that do not provide the depth, breadth and quality of data site selectors are looking for are at a major disadvantage. The Esri data set is by far the deepest, broadest, and most accurate available, which is why it is the data most requested by site selectors. GIS WebTech provides the only […]

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Join Us at the IEDC Conference in Atlanta

Attending the IEDC conference in Atlanta? Welcome to our hometown! Our company was founded in Atlanta and we are based in nearby Cumming.We’d like to invite you to attend our session on Tuesday morning at 10:30, titled “The Changing World of Business Location Analysis.” In this session we will explain how new technologies are starting […]

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