Archive for December, 2016:

2016 Holiday Party

Posted on Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 by Peggy Amor
In Culture, tagged in Affinis Jeopardy

The Affinis holiday party is an annual tradition. Though the venue may change, it always includes a state of the union with co-workers from Rick. He shares his thoughts on the past year, as well as what’s ahead. It gives all of us an inside look at how the company is doing. This open door […]

Winter Drive for reStart

Posted on Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 by Troy LaVelle
In Community, Culture, tagged in Delivering towels to reStart

Over the last several weeks, we hosted a drive to support reStart, a non-profit serving Kansas City’s homeless population. We’ve selected them for several years, because of their admirable work housing kids, teens, and adults locally. Last year, they needed new blankets, but were hoping for bath towels, hand towels, and wash cloths this time. […]

Co-Worker Q&A: Giving Back

Posted on Wednesday, December 14th, 2016 by Rick Worrel
In Community, Culture, tagged in Adopt a Street Program

Whether it’s volunteering to adopt a street or gathering blankets for reStart, helping others is an important part of our culture. With the holidays right around the corner, we wanted to highlight how a few co-workers give back. What are your favorite ways to give back? Cindy Martens: “I’m having a great time tutoring third […]

Robert Ubben Awarded Robert E. Myers Service Award

Posted on Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 by Kellan Gregory
In Accolades, Culture, tagged in Robert Ubben Awarded Robert E. Myers Service Award

Robert Ubben, PLS was recently awarded the Robert E. Myers Service Award at the Missouri Society of Professional Surveyors (MSPS) awards luncheon in St. Louis. This is one of the highest awards a Missouri surveyor can be given by MSPS. It is presented to only one surveyor per year. When selecting a recipient, the organization looks for […]