Nick Palatiello

Nick Palatiello is marketing communications manager for MAPPS. For more information about the MAPPS Geospatial Excellence Awards, visit


Entering and Expanding the Global Market

Conference to highlight international business prospects.

 Geospatial, surveying and engineering professionals in the United States increasingly view international work as the next frontier for market development for their firms.  

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International Appeal

Serving a global market presents challenges and opportunities. The key is understanding what you’re getting into before you take the leap
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The Business of MAPPS: State Mapps

While MAPPS has been active at the national/federal level throughout its 30-year history, state-level activities demanding the policy attention of the member firms of MAPPS have increased in recent years.
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Award-Winning Geospatial Solutions

Whether they go by the name of professional surveyors, geographic information systems professionals, certified photogrammetrists, LiDAR specialists, or another title, geospatial professionals ultimately have one role in common -- that of problem solver.
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Mapping Out the Winners

Efficiency, ease of use, rapid acquisition and online organization underscore the 2008 MAPPS awards competition.
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HxGN Live

More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.


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2014 December

In this December 2014 issue of POB, we celebrate our 40th year, and take a look at how we began. Also, see how an innovative approach helped a surveying firm provide fast and accurate volume reporting for the aggregates industry.

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