Monday, November 29, 2010

HICAPS Welcomes Kim Lemons

Kim recently joined HICAPS, Inc. as the Assistant Office Manager. For the past ten years she has worked as a Client Service Associate and Service Officer in Private Wealth Management. Prior to that she worked with Weaver Management Company providing accounting and administrative support to residential and commercial property managers, and Quaintance-Weaver, Inc. as a senior accountant.

In her spare time, Kim enjoys reading, cooking and spending time with her family.

Tammy Hanson joined HICAPS July 6th as Director, Sales and Marketing. Her career in Telecom spans 25 years with brands such as Cable & Wireless, MCI WorldCom, BT, and T-Mobile. Since joining HICAPS, Tammy has had 3 primary initiatives for Sales and Marketing; first and foremost – make a quick entry into the Federal world to introduce HICAPS capabilities and expertise; engaging the largest Federal Prime Contractors. The second initiative has been to create and stock a content library to prepare HICAPS to respond quickly and efficiently to upcoming RFP requirements. Last, but not least, the third primary objective has been to start the refresh of documents such as the corporate capabilities brochure and creation of the corporate presentation. These efforts will continue across all marketing pieces as well as the website.

Tammy is a magna summa laude graduate of Georgia State with a degree in Sociology and concentration in Ethnicity and Equality. Residing in Alpharetta, GA with her husband, Phillip and son, Ryan, Tammy enjoys practicing and playing golf during her free time.

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Electrical Power Research Institute – Charlotte, NC

HICAPS, Inc. has been selected to provide Construction Management as Agent services for an upcoming renovation and expansion of the Electrical Power Research Institute (EPRI) campus in Charlotte, North Carolina. These services will include a facility assessment, cost and constructability reviews, budget and schedule development, design team selection and management of the design process, as well as contractor selection and management. The project began on October 1, 2010 with a five month duration. Construction is projected for twelve months.

EPRI is a non-profit organization that conducts research and certifications for the power industry and is based out of Palo Alto, California. The Charlotte campus provides support for the nuclear power industry. All nuclear pipe inspectors in the U.S. are certified through the Charlotte facility. HICAPS is excited to be able to help EPRI determine their needs and develop a plan to meet their growth needs.