Zekiah Assists with Classroom Virtual Reality Project

Zekiah recently helped fund a 3D Virtual Reality classroom project help students at La Plata High School explore the connections between geometry and the real world.  Mr. Andrews, who taught geometry at LPHS, asked for funds through the site www.donorschoose.org.   The site lets the community financially support classroom projects proposed by teachers.  Mr. Andrews wrote, […]

Bill Dollins, Senior Vice President, to be Keynote Speaker at annual TUGIS Conference

The 2017 TUgis conference will feature Bill Dollins as its Keynote Speaker.  TUgis is Maryland’s Geospatial conference hosted by Towson University in March. TUgis features hands-on training workshops, dynamic lightning talks, networking opportunities, along with exciting presentations and speakers. Bill Dollins is a partner and Senior Vice President of GIS Services at Zekiah Technologies, Inc.   […]

Zekiah President featured as Charles County Woman Entrepreneur

Except from article published on meetcharlescounty.com on 6/13/16 A recent study found that female-founded startups “outperformed all-male teams,” despite the fact that twice as many men as women become entrepreneurs. With this in mind, we decided to take a look at women-owned and founded businesses in Charles County. We spoke with the founders of Charles County-based […]

Brianna Bowling featured in Profiles in Success

Brianna Bowling was featured in the Profiles in Success Series.  Read her story regarding her upbringing from a rural farm to starting Zekiah Technologies. http://profilesinsuccessbook.com/profile-success/brianna-bowling/

Chris Marques from Zekiah Earns GISP Certification

Chris Marques of Zekiah Technlogies, Inc. has earned his certification as a GIS Professional (GISP) by the GIS Certification Institute (GISCI). Mr. Marques has been with Zekiah for nearly three years serving first as a GIS Analyst and now as the Technical Lead on his current project. The GISP certification will assist Marques in his current role supporting […]

Zekiah on Winning Team for the Satellite Communications (SATCOM) contract

Except from article published on Satnews.com on 1/5/2015 The MIL Corporation (MIL) has been awarded the five-year contract valued at $57.3M with a place of performance in St. Inigoes, Maryland.   MIL’s winning team includes five subcontractors: AV3; By Light; EMW; iDirect Government Technologies; and Zekiah Technologies. Read Full Article

U.S. Navy Allowed to Use Persian Gulf Laser for Defense

Except from article published on news.usni.org on 12/10/2004 The U.S. Navy has declared an experimental laser weapon on its Afloat Forward Staging Base (AFSB) in the Persian Gulf an operational asset and U.S. Central Command has given permission for the commander of the ship to defend itself with the weapon, the head of the Office […]

Navy Deploys Laser Weapon System

Except from article published on bloomberg.com on 11/14/2014  The U.S. Navy has deployed on a command ship in the Persian Gulf its first laser weapon capable of destroying a target. The amphibious transport ship USS Ponce has been patrolling with a prototype 30-kilowatt-class Laser Weapon System since late August, according to officials. The laser is […]

Zekiah Awarded MDOT Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Certification

Zekiah Technologies, Inc., a software engineering and geospatial information systems (GIS) firm, has been awarded a Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) certification, a U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) certification, and a Small Business Enterprise (SBE) certification.

Zekiah Staff Speak at Geospatial Industry Events

Members of Zekiah’s geospatial staff have been busy speaking at industry events this summer. Zekiah Vice President Eric Mahaffey (below) spoke at the Esri International User Conference in San Diego, California, giving a talk titled “Fully Automated Export to PDF with Embedded Tables Using Python” in which he discussed the process implemented for automating static […]