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Sheridan InfraGard Training

By | 2017-01-24T14:44:52+00:00 April 9th, 2015|Front Page News|

  Sheridan InfraGard Training Date:             Wednesday, May 20, 2015 9:30AM – 2:15PM Location: Powder Horn Clubhouse 23 Country Ln Sheridan, Wyoming Agenda 9:30AM – 10:00AM     Registration/Networking 10:00AM – 10:30AM  Welcome Remarks – IDMA Director John Lipka and FBI ASAC Michael Rankin 10:10AM – 10:30AM  Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon – Cyber Security 10:30AM – 11:30AM   [...]

Big Data Conference

By | 2017-01-24T14:44:53+00:00 August 27th, 2014|Technology|

Mike Rankin Mike Rankin is an Assistant Special Agent in Charge for the Federal Bureau of Investigation.  Mike attended the University of Wyoming and obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics. He also attended the University of Wyoming College of Law and served as an attorney for the Wyoming Supreme Court before entering on [...]

Sheridan Software Developers Place 1st at Google GovDev Challenge in Denver

By | 2017-01-24T14:44:58+00:00 May 20th, 2014|Technology|

This past weekend 150 computer software developers descended on Denver to participate in the first GovDev Challenge sponsored by Google.  Local business owners, Anne Gunn of Sheridan Programmers Guild and Mark Thoney of Wyolution, LLC teamed up with Tighe Fagan of Gannett Peak Technical Services and Wyolution partner, Jared Kail, of Lander to form Team [...]

Programmers develop plan for remedial math app

By | 2017-01-24T14:45:03+00:00 March 21st, 2014|Technology|

Article by Tracee Davis, The Sheridan Press Tuesday March 18, 2014 SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Programmers Guild has been awarded a grant from the Wyoming Business Council that will enable the company to develop software that helps students study remedial math. The Phase 0 Wyoming Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Transfer Programs are designed to [...]

Sheridan company’s research may help high school, college students

By | 2017-01-24T14:45:05+00:00 March 11th, 2014|General|

Wyoming Business CouncilMarch 4, 2014 The Sheridan Programmers Guild of Sheridan, Wyo., has received funding to help them conduct research into the use of technology in remedial math education and create web apps to encourage higher success rates among high school and college students who must take remedial courses. The Sheridan Programmers Guild received a [...]

Sheridan Downtown Entrepreneurial Center

By | 2017-01-24T14:45:09+00:00 January 16th, 2014|General|

The Downtown Sheridan Association (DSA) is conducting a feasibility study for an entrepreneurial center in Sheridan’s historic downtown. An entrepreneurial center is a start-up business center with office, retail or other complementary spaces for rent to new or expanding businesses. This study will help identify specific ways to strengthen the Sheridan downtown area as a hub of economic activity, [...]

Wyoming Wins Award for Data-Center Work

By | 2017-01-24T14:45:12+00:00 October 25th, 2013|Technology|

By Mark Wilcox A national site selection magazine for the second year in a row has backed Wyoming's claim that it's a great place for data centers with an award for data-center recruitment for the second year in a row. Expansion Solutions Magazine, by its own definition is "designed to inform key site-selection consultants and corporate [...]

WY Sheridan Works Featured at Wyoming Economic Development Association Conference

By | 2017-01-24T14:45:17+00:00 October 10th, 2013|General|

Jay Stender - Executive Director | Forward Sheridan Dixie Johnson - CEO | Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce The WY Sheridan Works team is at it again; back out on the road spreading the word about the advantages of Sheridan's economic and business climate - currently at the Fall Wyoming Economic [...]

Emerging Issues in Genetic Engineering

By | 2017-01-24T14:45:19+00:00 October 7th, 2013|Technology|

By Tracee Davis | The Sheridan Press SHERIDAN — Last week's Biotech Conference at Sheridan College brought in world-renowned experts in the area of biological law and policy to provide an overview of emerging issues in genetic engineering. Dr. Harvey Blackburn, coordinator of the National Animal Germplasm Program for the Department of Agriculture, introduced concepts [...]

Recruitment Key Part of Event

By | 2017-01-24T14:45:20+00:00 October 1st, 2013|General|

Article by Tracee Davis, The Sheridan PressTuesday, September 24, 2013 SHERIDAN — Last week, Sheridan hosted a small, diverse group of scientists, entrepreneurs and policy makers who discussed a range of topics related to biotechnology.  An initiative of Forward Sheridan, the annual Biotech Conference is targeted to bring fresh faces to town and provide a unique opportunity [...]