30. January 2014 04:27
R.A. Smith National — civil engineering, surveying, landscape architecture, geographic information systems (GIS), visualization and 3D laser scanning consultants — Brookfield, Wis., has promoted Karen Wiesneski to marketing manager.
In her new position Wiesneski is responsible for assisting in marketing programs and strategy development, operations and budgeting of the marketing department and managing the marketing communications program. Her experience includes print and digital marketing communications, public relations, social media, website development, event coordination and proposal writing/coordination. Wiesneski also has a specialty in grants research and writing for local government. She maintains an online grants directory and is the administrator of Wisconsin Grant Seekers – a LinkedIn group with a current membership of 450 which encourages collaboration on funding resources.
Wiesneski joined R.A. Smith National in 1989. She is a resident of the village of Richfield.
21. January 2014 03:11
Samuel Jacoby has joined R.A. Smith National – a multi-disciplined civil engineering and surveying firm – Orange County (Los Angeles), Calif., as a senior project engineer in the land development division.
Jacoby has more than 10 years of experience in civil engineering. His design expertise includes commercial sites, industrial facilities, large sites/campuses and residential subdivisions. His technical expertise is in site design, stormwater management, erosion control, construction inspection, sanitary sewer design and due diligence. Jacoby is a licensed professional engineer in 13 states and is a certified floodplain manager.
Jacoby has a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He also earned his master of science degree in civil engineering with a specialty in water resources and project management from Norwich University, Vermont. Jacoby is currently pursuing his doctoral degree in civil engineering.