Biotech Speakers

By | 2017-01-24T14:45:50+00:00 August 22nd, 2013|General|

Phil Hirsch, Ph.D. - HealthLinkNow, Chief Clinical Officer Phil Hirsch, PhD is a nationally recognized thought leader in the arena of Telemental health. He has developed and deployed innovative and successful strategies for leveraging Telemedicine technologies into mental health in nine U.S. states as well as internationally. Dr. Hirsch founded and ran a successful Telemental health [...]

WY Technology Conference

By | 2017-01-24T14:46:00+00:00 August 12th, 2013|General|

Forward Sheridan is hosting the "Technology Conversation" with national experts on Intellectual Property, Telehealth, and Genetic Access. This conference is scheduled for September 19th and 20th and will be held at the Sheridan College Whitney Building, just south of Sheridan. Key speakers include Dan Cleveland - Managing Partner of Lathrop and Gage, Barb Johnston - [...]

Sheridan Setting Readiness Standard

By | 2016-09-08T10:46:09+00:00 August 6th, 2013|General|

Forward Sheridan supports the Sheridan College Bond issue to improve capacity and educational training. This is a key strut to our economic development framework. Forward Sheridan just completed a two-part strategic planning session with our board members and government stakeholders. The unique characteristic was the process framework that was used, independent and focused three-member breakout [...]

MobileHealthWare Awarded 1st Place in National Software Competition

By | 2017-01-24T14:46:05+00:00 July 19th, 2013|General|

(Sheridan, Wy. – July 18, 2013) MobileHealthWare of Sheridan Wyoming is pleased to announce their innovative mobile software application, WoundMap PUMP (Pressure Ulcer Management Program), designed to help health care staff identify and treat pressure ulcers at the bedside, has been awarded 1st place by a panel of health care information technology experts. The company’s [...]

Sector face ongoing challenges in U.S. politics

By | 2017-01-24T14:46:10+00:00 June 25th, 2013|General|

Article by Paolo Cisneros, The Sheridan PressWednesday, June 19, 2013 SHERIDAN — When Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead released his long anticipated state energy strategy midway through May, he admitted that despite major concerns surrounding the future of the nation’s energy industry, it had sometimes been difficult to point the finger at the feds in good [...]

Big bang: The boom and bust energy industry

By | 2017-01-24T14:46:12+00:00 June 25th, 2013|General|

Article by Paolo Cisneros, The Sheridan PressMonday, June 17, 2013 SHERIDAN — As the executive director of regional economic development group Forward Sheridan, Jay Stender spends much of his time trying to diversify an economy notorious for surging and sputtering alongside changes in the national coal market. While his organization has seen several successes in [...]

Making Sheridan suitable for business expansion

By | 2017-01-24T14:46:14+00:00 June 17th, 2013|General|

Business expansion requires area. Recently some businesses from Florida and Colorado visited Sheridan (and other Wyoming communities) with the intention of doing early groundwork for potential business sites. Their intentions were to determine if the area, Sheridan, would be “suitable” for their business. Suitable is the key operative word. Forward Sheridan and our business partners have [...]

Establishing and growing small business key focus

By | 2017-01-24T14:46:22+00:00 May 13th, 2013|General|

One of the primary focus points for Forward Sheridan is to work with established and emerging small businesses to either broaden their market or increase their capacity. Is this the right focus? Recently, Anne Alexander, Ph.D from UW, provided some great baseline statistics about Wyoming related to these types of businesses. Wyoming has approximately 18,950 [...]

HealthLinkNow – Project Manager Job Opening

By | 2016-09-08T10:46:09+00:00 October 22nd, 2012|General|

Project manager (PM) will be the local coordinator of telemedicine services provided by HealthLinkNow (HLN), a telemedicine service provider throughout the states of Montana and Wyoming.  PM will provide supervision over the HLN Clinical Coordinators in both Montana and Wyoming and will also act as a liaison between HLN's team in California and with all [...]

Forward Sheridan railroad study shows four possible routes

By | 2017-01-24T14:46:23+00:00 October 18th, 2012|General, Infrastructure|

BY PAOLO CISNEROSTHE SHERIDAN PRESS   SHERIDAN — If the development of West Coast shipping ports goes on to allow energy companies to transport larger volumes of Powder River Basin coal to energy-hungry Asian markets, Sheridan County stands to see an enormous increase in railway traffic.Left unchanged, the existing railroad through Sheridan city limits would [...]