Richard Van Staten Nominated as Stevie Awards Executive of the Year

Van Staten & Associates is delighted to announce the nomination of Richard Van Staten as The Stevie® Awards Information Technology Executive of the Year. The Stevie Awards were founded in 2002 and have become one of the world’s most coveted prizes. The award honors the accomplishments and positive contributions of organizations and professionals worldwide

Richard has held several leadership roles over the last 24 years, which led him to CEO and Chairman of Quantam Solutions and Founder and Chairman of Van Staten & Associates. In 2016 alone, Richard successfully formed a new business model to offer an extensive variety of services to Quantam’s clients based on strategic partnerships. He assembled an essential team of executives with solid IT delivery backgrounds to deliver the best service possible to our clients, upholding the company’s vision of powerful technology and delivery.

Van Staten & Associates is honored to have its Chairman, Richard Van Staten, nominated and recognized for his hard work and dedication. 

Jessica Moy Attends the Government Digital Summit

Jessica Moy, President of Van Staten & Associates attended the 2016 Michigan Government Digital Summit Conference held at the Lansing Center in downtown Lansing. The Michigan Government Digital Summit is an annual event to help foster best practices throughout the public sector.

The summit has an advisory board that gathers both public and private sector leaders to create an agenda designed specifically for the state and local government organizations that attend the summit. The conference is intended to assist in organizations and the attendees in reaching and advancing their goals. Inspired by keynote speakers, leadership discussions, breakout sessions and networking, the conference spurs innovation in the public sector.

Van Staten & Associates was pleased to attend and collaborate with the best public and private sector professionals at the Michigan Government Digital Summit Conference and looks forward to attending next year!

Richard Van Staten Nominated for Computerworld Premier 100 Award

Van Staten & Associates is pleased to announce the nomination for Richard Van Staten as a technology leader for the ComputerWorld Premier 100 Technology Leaders Award. This award is to honor leaders who have had a positive influence on their organization through technology. The honored leaders manage internal IT organizations, guide and inspire their IT teams with stimulating challenges, foresee groundbreaking solutions to business problems and successfully implement, manage and execute IT strategies. 

Richard brings over 24 years of experience within both public and private sectors, he has held many positions as a leader such as Vice President, Executive Director, and Operations Director. Richard gained the respect of being a trusted advisor to several executives throughout with his innovative approach to providing solutions. He took a calculated risk and transformed an IT Staffing Company into an IT and Business Consulting Firm and became the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Quantam Solutions as well as the Chairman of Van Staten & Associates. Richard has developed many internal policies, procedures and programs to assist in monitoring the operational health of both companies. Richard has put together a team of executives with strong IT delivery backgrounds to provide the best service possible to our clients, promoting the company’s vision of powerful technology and delivery. He guides the effective use of IT to improve the company’s business performance by identifying short-term and long-term strategic opportunities through his strong reputation built on successful delivery and leadership. 

Van Staten & Associates is honored to have it Founder and Chairman nominated as one of Computerworld's Premier 100 Technology Leaders.

 

Richard Van Staten Nominated for Champions of the New Economy

Van Staten & Associates is proud to announce the nomination of Chairman, Richard Van Staten for the Champion for the New Economy Award for DBusiness Magazine, Detroit’s Premier Business Journal. DBusiness Magazine is hosting this award with the goal to inspire growth in our community by recognizing business leaders in the Metro Detroit area. Champions of the New Economy are leaders who successfully diversify Michigan’s economy by starting a new business or leading a dramatic transformation at an existing company.

Richard is the founder of Van Staten & Associates, a full service IT and Business Solutions firm, serving public and private sector clients. Quantam is dedicated to driving the economy forward.

The culture Richard has created provides for employees to embody and exude the company’s dedication to providing outstanding service to their clients. Van Staten & Associates supports the absolute highest standards of business and contributes that to its success.  With Richard’s leadership, Van Staten & Associates will be a Champion of the New Economy.

Van Staten & Associates Participates in North American Cyber Summit

Van Staten & Associates participated in the 2016 North American International Cyber Summit. The annual summit, held at the Cobo Center in downtown Detroit, brings national and international experts together to address a variety of cybersecurity issues impacting the world.

The summit focused on business, education, information technology, economic development, law enforcement and public use. The State of Michigan continues to be at the forefront of cybersecurity initiatives, leading emerging trends, technology and best practices.

Participating in the summit, Van Staten & Associates is working hard on behalf of its clients. Van Staten & Associates offers a full suite of cybersecurity services including planning and assessment, data classification, prevention awareness, risk management and governance, and compliance services to both public and private sector clients.

As leaders in the industry, Van Staten & Associates’ cybersecurity professionals aligns clients with best practices and regulations. This produces dramatic results in improving clients’ knowledge of the latest trends in cybersecurity to institute preventative measures. Van Staten & Associates’ cybersecurity professionals, guide clients in setting security risks priorities, empowering business control and support functions to work together.

Don’t just be prepared, be one step ahead with Van Staten & Associates cybersecurity service offerings.             

Jessica Moy Named President of Van Staten & Associates

Jessica Moy has been named President of Van Staten & Associates, a nationwide business solutions firm with a unique set of service offerings for both public and private sector businesses.

With Jessica’s extensive experience and leadership, Van Staten & Associates will excel under her influence and guidance. Jessica brings over 20 years of experience in business development across academic, government, and private sectors. She has extensively managed the business relationship throughout the customer lifecycle, strategically aligning technology initiatives to exceed customer expectations. With a focus on action-oriented problem solving, Jessica fosters business solutions that excel in efficiency, effectiveness, and value.

Jessica brings a diverse background to Van Staten & Associates. She successfully led an entrepreneurial consulting organization that provided comprehensive Information Technology and geospatial technology services to government, educational, other not-for profit, and private-industry clientele. Additionally, she has managed application development teams, implemented enterprise IT solutions, led procurement initiatives, and collaborated on projects in cybersecurity, cloud services, and mobile technologies.

Jessica holds a Masters of Arts Degree in Geography, specializing in Cartography and Geographic Information Science, from Michigan State University. Jessica also has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Anthropology, which she received from the University of Michigan.

Headquartered in Lansing, Michigan Van Staten & Associates offers a comprehensive suite of services to its clients including Business Development, Lobbying, Business Advisory, Risk Management, Executive Consulting, Crisis Management and many more. Van Staten & Associates takes an all-inclusive approach to offering innovative business solutions coupled with powerful connections. 

Chairman of Van Staten & Associates Announced

Richard Van Staten becomes Chairman of Van Staten & Associates, a business solutions firm offering a diverse group of service offerings to both public and private sector clients.

Richard brings over 24 years of experience within both public and private sectors.  He has held many positions as a leader including Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Vice President, Executive Director, IT Director, and Operations Director. Richard gained the respect of being a trusted adviser to companies and executives throughout with his innovative approach to providing solutions. He has been nominated as a technology leader for the ComputerWorld Premier 100 Technology Leaders Award, and as a Champion of the New Economy by DBusiness Magazine in 2016. 

Richard is also the Chairman and CEO of Quantam Solutions, where he transformed the company and tripled revenue in just a year.  This accomplishment resulted in the company being selected for the CIO Review Magazine’s 20 Most Promising Application Lifecycle Management Solutions Providers Award for 2016, Metropolitan Detroit’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® Award in 2016, and Michigan Celebrates Small Business as Michigan 50 Companies to Watch in 2016.

Richard is a published author and business and technology expert and has been featured in TechTarget, Call Center Magazine, and CRM Magazine.

With Richard’s leadership, Van Staten & Associates will undoubtedly continue to evolve and provide the most innovative and sustainable solutions to its clients.

Van Staten & Associates is a nationwide business solutions firm, headquartered in Lansing, Michigan. Van Staten & Associates is known for assisting its clients accomplish their business goals, providing powerful connections while always remaining client-focused.