Calgary Alberta & Boulder, Colorado, November 19, 2007 – Valtus Imagery Services, a division of North West Geomatics Ltd. announced today that Ms Tammy Peterson has joined the Valtus team as Customer Solutions Manager. The addition of Peterson will continue the company’s expansion in Canada and the United States.
Peterson has over 10 years experience in customer service, business development and marketing. She began her customer service career within the call center industry and upon moving to the prairies, became involved with the provincial associations, first as the President of the Saskatchewan association for three years and then as the Director of Member Relations in Alberta for the subsequent three years. At Valtus Peterson will lead customer service and inside sales activities and work with marketing and development teams to deliver leading customer solutions.
“Valtus has always focused on helping our customers be successful with geospatial content. Tammy’s experience will enable Valtus to be a world-class customer support and solutions organization”, stated Greg Adamietz, senior director of corporate alliances at Valtus.
“I am excited to be working with Valtus,” stated Ms Peterson. “Already an industry leader with regards to their product and service offerings, Valtus can now focus on enhancing the customers’ experience with our products and data. The Customer Solutions group will ensure our customers are maximizing geospatial data value within and across their organizations.”
About Valtus Imagery Services
Valtus Imagery Services collects, manages and delivers earth imagery and LiDAR data to customers across a broad base of markets including land management, surveying, oil and gas, agriculture, forestry, environmental management, real-estate, emergency response and all levels of government.
Valtus stores, manages and delivers both imagery and LiDAR data through web services and our online store at
www.valtus.com serving up to 100,000 images per day. Valtus’ library is the largest collection of geospatial data in Western Canada with over 2 million square kilometers of high resolution aerial imagery and over 350,000 square kilometers of LiDAR data. Valtus supplies geospatial data for anywhere in the world through partnerships with DigitalGlobe and other satellite and aerial companies.
About North West Geomatics Ltd.
North West Geomatics Ltd. is a leading aerial photography and remote sensing firm based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. It owns and operates 6 aircraft, including a Lear 25 and 3 Cessna 441 Conquests and it conducts aerial photography and LiDAR operations throughout North and South America. In 2006 North West became a totally digital imagery acquisition shop employing the latest Leica ADS40-II digital sensor. It is one of the primary acquisition contractors to the US government and is the owner of the largest private ortho imagery data base in Canada. North West is an ISO9000 registered firm and employs over 50 staff.