Jacksonville, FL — March 23, 2006 — Jacksonville-based Clary & Associates Professional Surveyors and Mappers hired Darron Pustam as its Technology Director, the company reported. Pustam brings 16 years of technological experience to his position.
As Technology Solutions Director, Pustam is responsible for developing and maintaining the Clary Business Intelligence System — intelligent and scalable, enterprise-wide solutions that support Clary & Associates’ business and technical needs, as well as the company’s continuous rapid growth. Pustam’s duties include: gathering and analyzing current business processes; analyzing current and future technology; creating, implementing and managing new business software applications; and creating central and linked sources for the dissemination of related company project information.
“Darron is an extremely talented individual. He’s a thinker with superb analytical and organizational skills,” said Greg Clary, founder and president of Clary & Associates. “We are strongly committed to staying on the cutting edge of technology, so as to provide our clients the highest level of service. Darron’s tremendous skill-set and advanced technical knowledge drives innovation within our company. This innovation not only benefits us, but our clients as well. He’s a great guy and a valuable asset to our team.”
Prior to joining Clary & Associates, Pustam was a GIS analyst for AMI, Inc., a subsidiary of Clary & Associates, Inc. He was part of the team responsible for mapping out St. Marys to modernize the city with its own comprehensive GIS. Pustam also served as a senior analyst/programmer and lead CAD designer for Petrotrin, Petroleum Company of Trinidad and Tobago Ltd. He is a recipient of the ESRI Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award earned by Petrotrin’s 2002 GIS team.
A native of Trinidad and Tobago in the Caribbean, Pustam earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology from American Coastline University. His studies also include computer-aided drafting, as well as specialized training in a variety of business processes and software applications. He received certification in geographic and land information systems management from the University of West Indies.
“The corporate culture in the United States is quite different. I enjoy working for a smaller company where each of us is a more visible part of the team,” said Darron Pustam, technology director for Clary & Associates. “One aspect of my job that I enjoy is the ability to freely express my creativity. Mr. Clary has a very clear vision for the company and the surveying profession. It’s easy for me to see and move with that vision. Mr. Clary not only is committed to educating employees, he’s committed to taking this profession to the next level. I’m happy to be a part of it.”
In addition to the development of the Clary Business Intelligence System, Clary & Associates continually upgrades its GPS to the latest technology to provide Geodetic Control for its surveying projects. From AutoCAD/Softdesk, Microstation/GeoPak and MicroSurvey, Clary & Associates uses only the most recent computer software applications to provide state-of-the-art surveying and mapping services. Clary also equips key personnel with Blackberry Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs) — Bluetooth wireless communication technology. The Blackberry provides 24/7 phone and email access nationwide.
Since 1983, Clary & Associates, Inc. has been making its mark as a leading provider of professional surveying and mapping services. Specializing in large-scale residential and commercial land development projects, Clary & Associates has a well-earned reputation for delivering high performance and value. By blending innovation and integrity, founder Greg Clary and his team of skilled professionals are committed to maintaining the highest standards of excellence while serving clients in the real estate, architecture, engineering and transportation industries, as well as state and local government.
Clary & Associates, Inc. provides a wide range of surveying and mapping services, including: Boundary, topographical, wetland and condominium surveys, as well as transportation design and right-of-way surveys, subsurface utility designation and excavation, and GIS Mapping.
Clary & Associates is located at 3830 Crown Point Road in Jacksonville. For more information, please call (904) 260-2703, or visit www.claryassoc.com.