June 11, 2013

Ideate, Inc. Expands Tech Expert Team with Four Hires

San Francisco, CA, 6/11/2013–Ideate, Inc., an Autodesk Gold Value Added Reseller, today announced the Ideate Tech Expert Team has been expanded with the hiring of four technical experts. Ideate is also currently seeking qualified candidates for additional positions.

“We are delighted to help our architectural, engineering, and construction customers achieve their greatest possible success through application of advanced design solutions and expert training,” says Bob Palioca, President. “These four Ideate Tech Experts bring essential skills in especially fast-advancing solutions.”

To support the Ideate mission, the Ideate team of technical experts is a unique blend of architects, designers, and civil engineers; professionals with years of experience in their respective industries.

AEC Application Specialist Sash Kazeminejad, LEED AP, Ideate, Portland, Oregon, is proficient in several Autodesk solutions including AutoCAD and Revit Architecture, has worked in project management, IT, and as architectural design staff, and leads Revit workshops. Kazeminejad has taught Building Information Modeling (BIM) at Montana State University (MSU) Gallatin College.

Kate Ming, AEC Application Specialist, San Francisco Bay Area, provides training and support for Civil 3D, AutoCAD, and Navisworks. Her previous work at a multinational company engaged her in general civil design on large infrastructure projects. She is versed in roadway, rail, and utility design. She also has experience with utility demand analysis and Low Impact Development plans.

Bradley Cooley, Ideate Technical Support Dispatcher in the Portland, Oregon office, has a design build services for residential construction and environmental graphics focus in his professional experience. Bradley provides Ideate customer service by phone and online assistance for software installation and functionality.

The Ideate San Francisco office welcomes Jim Cowan, AEC Application Specialist. An Autodesk Certified Instructor (ACI), Cowan is a university curriculum developer, instructor and presenter. His expertise includes solutions interoperability, overcoming barriers to BIM adoption and sustainability issues.

Ideate is growing and looking for talented qualified candidates to join the Ideate Tech Expert Team. Complete details on job descriptions and application process can be found on the Ideate, Inc. Careers page.

About Ideate, Inc.
Ideate, Inc. is a leading Autodesk Authorized Developer with 25+ years’ experience in software development and specific focus on Building Information Modeling (BIM) and is a leading Autodesk solutions provider offering quality software, training, support and custom consulting services to the AEC industry since 1992. Headquartered in San Francisco, California and operating five Autodesk Authorized Training Centers (ATCs) in the northwestern U.S., Ideate is recognized as an Autodesk Gold Partner for Architecture, Engineering and Construction, one of Autodesk’s highest levels of authorization.

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