July 10, 2007 -- Goldsboro, NC – Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. (GTG), a leading provider of professional GIS services and software for local government, announced today that the City of Fort Walton Beach, Florida has retained GTG to provide Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Engineering and Consulting Services. GTG will be performing a needs assessment based on an evaluation of existing conditions and GIS needs. In addition to the GIS needs assessment, GTG will also complete a five-year GIS strategic plan that will document all phases of implementation.
Mr. Curtis Hinton, owner of Geographic Technologies Group, said, “GTG is excited to work with the City of Fort Walton Beach. Their staff have a genuine enthusiasm and vision for how GIS will improve their operations and streamline public service. The City is in a growth pattern and the staff realize that new ways of doing business are a must. Additionally, with the specter of the annual hurricane threat City staff understand they must have the best tools for disaster preparedness, response, and recovery at their disposal. The strategic plan will give staff a step-by-step roadmap of how to implement GIS in a cost effective and logical manner.”
About Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. (GTG):
GTG is a full-service local government GIS consulting company offering specialized experience in the planning, design, implementation, and procurement of geo-technologies. GTG has unmatched technical GIS capabilities, demonstrated successes, international experience, and a reputation for successfully implementing the right solutions. GTG develops GIS products that spatially enable various enterprise solutions and integrates an organization's IT investment via a common interface. GTG also offers stand alone products for land management, public safety, public access, touch screen technology, and utilities.
GTG has over 700 clients located throughout North America, the Caribbean, and Europe and serves all levels of government as well as the private sector. To support our clients, GTG maintains four offices located across the United States: Headquarters in North Carolina, and Regional Offices in Texas, Florida, and Missouri.
Additional information may be obtained by contacting Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. at 888-757-4222 or you can access our website at