|Los Angeles and Corporate employees met July 9 to recognize
each other's accomplishments from Quarter Two.
Superior Achievement Award
Allaria, Corporate director of technology, and Steve Fisher,
art director, received superior achievement awards for their excellent
redesign of our Intraweb, intra.tds.com. This is Todd's second
Superior Achievement Award. The first came in May of 1997 for his work on
Trident's external Web site and the Intraweb.
Team UNET (Eric Gerds,
Jim O'Daniel and Steve Smith) This award was presented
for going above and beyond the call of duty on the UNET migrations
to Exchange and NT. The team put in many long hours and weekends to
accomplish the job.
"I Love You Man"Team Property was honored for the PMP surge. Jack Hayden
received a PMP expert award, an Initiative award for contacting
government customers and visiting sites and a Team Player award.
Alicia Martinez helped a customer on an important
contract. Said the customer, "Her professionalism in dealing with
the contractor and government personnel has been noted. It has been
wonderful working with her on this project."
David Vargas recently put in extra hours, both at work
and at home, to set up a conversion process for Notebooks, the "help
desk bible." In addition, David upgraded the Fast Max terminal to
version 2.0 for Trident's Los Angeles customer. "We appreciate the
fine assistance Dave provided in helping us get you the updated
version of Fast Max," the customer said.
Dyana Goldston received an award for her outstanding
support of a customer. "Thank you for the help; your support was
exceptional," the customer said. "The phones were a critical part of
the exercise and it would have been very awkward if not impossible
to complete the collection without them."
Todd Greene did an excellent job running the site shop
during high turnover time, picking up new managerial
"WOW" Peer Awards
Vic Folk recognized Robert Thirlaway, Paul
Towe and Robert Campos for outstanding support during the
B-25 launch flow.
Tom Ryono, regarding Leslie Aubert and Diane
Koebli, "Thank you very much for the quick turnaround in getting
me the quotes for the server and firewall!"
Glen Dirickson was nominated by Beverly Cunningham
for excellent support of quick turnaround graphics requests.
Todd Greene recognized Joe Maduro for his
initiative in starting video services at the help desk and for
Diane Koebli recognized Linda Brown and Kam
Golpariani for their dedication to training and encouraging
employee-owners who are pursuing Microsoft certification.
Robin Oranski nominated Beverly Cunningham saying,
"She is an absolute joy to work with. She makes each and every
person feel like their request is the only one she is handling.
Beverly has a unique quality in her ability to deal with people and
she should be commended for this."
Steve Zurian, Carolyn Rodine and Anne
Herrmann were lauded for their outstanding support of a
government Grand Jury investigation.
John Shen received customer kudos for work on an NT
migration effort and for great end--user support.
The finance department thanked Berj Kacherian with an
award for helping out on Costpoint.
Michelle Ruffinen was rewarded for doing a great job in
the Western Region's training support role, an immense duty that
continues to "WOW" one and all!
Karen Griffo, formerly our Western Region Travel Store
representative, received a gift thanking her for three years of
excellent service. She has moved on to a new assignment, but is
certainly not forgotten.