2017 Visit: Keiser Corporation

2017 Visit: Keiser Corporation

On July 11, ePathway Academy students visited Keiser Corporation. Keiser is a maker of high-end athletic equipment used in gyms and by professional athletes worldwide. Vide President Randy Keiser led a team who gave students a very in-depth tour of every phase of manufacturing. Students learned about positioning a company in the market, what employersRead more about 2017 Visit: Keiser Corporation[…]

2017 Visit: Mary’s Free Range Chickens

2017 Visit: Mary’s Free Range Chickens

On June 23rd, ePathway Academy students visited Pitman Farms, the home of Mary’s Free Range Chickens. Students learned about the creation of the company, learning from customer feedback, how poultry can be processed ethically, food safety, how to continue engaging with customers as the scale of a company changes, and much more. Thanks, Pitman Farms,Read more about 2017 Visit: Mary’s Free Range Chickens[…]

2017 Visit: Gerawan Farming

2017 Visit: Gerawan Farming

On June 22, ePathway Academy students visited Gerawan Farming. Gerawan is a market-leading, innovative stone fruit farming, processing, and sales company. Students learned from Dan Gerawan, part of the family who owns Gerawan Farming, and Denver Schutz about changes since the founding of the company, systems thinking and its expression in the processing facility, Gerawan’s ongoingRead more about 2017 Visit: Gerawan Farming[…]

2017 Visit: Montage for Ag and Projekt15

2017 Visit: Montage for Ag and Projekt15

On June 16, ePathway Academy students visited Montage for Ag and Projekt 15. Students learned about managing technical talent, technology in the ag industry, how to learn about programming (or any chosen discipline), how to evolve a software product, online marketing, and the wandering nature of career paths (a recurring theme throughout our visits). Thanks for someRead more about 2017 Visit: Montage for Ag and Projekt15[…]

2017 Visit: FocusVision

2017 Visit: FocusVision

On June 15, ePathway Academy students visited FocusVision, a leading provider of market research technology and tools. Students learned about the growth of the company from very modest beginnings, their current worldwide operations, communication, and the state of the marketing industry. Students learned from Jamin Brazil, the CEO of FocusVision, and Minh Bui, Director of SoftwareRead more about 2017 Visit: FocusVision[…]

2017 Visit: LotPath

2017 Visit: LotPath

On June 14, Mike Dodson (CEO) and Jeff Doolittle (CTO) of LotPath software visited with ePathway Academy students. Students learned about the history of LotPath, the differences between creating software on a contract basis vs. offering software products, and some of the philosophy that underlies business. Thanks for a great visit, LotPath!  

2017 Visit: Aplos

2017 Visit: Aplos

Aplos Software hosted ePathway Academy on June 13. Aplos creates several software products that serve non-profits and churches. They’re best-known for their web-based accounting software. Students learned about growing a SAAS (software as a service) company, company culture, the differences between a venture-back startup and a bootstrapped startup, and more. Thanks, Aplos! New photo byRead more about 2017 Visit: Aplos[…]

2017 Visit: Geekwise Academy

2017 Visit: Geekwise Academy

Beth Mily from Geekwise Academy (a division of BitWise Industries) met with us to talk about her career path, the education landscape in technology, and the way tech jobs will change the Central Valley’s economy in the future. Check out the programming classes available at Geekwise! New photo by Andrew Shinn / Google Photos