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Chicago WIT Chapter To Host Panel Discussion of Women in Technology
Molly Graham

Chicago WIT Chapter To Host Panel Discussion of Women in Technology

One of DMC's resident SharePoint and Dynamics 365 experts, Anjali Bharadwa, is also co-chair of the Chicago chapter of WIT or Women in Technology. Anjali will be hosting a WIT panel discussion on February 19th, 2019 from 4-6 PM. Past panel members have included a CEO, Sales Execs, an IT Systems Manager, as well as a Partner of a tech firm. These discussions are a great chance to hear women share their experiences working in technology, ask questions, and network. Wh...

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DMC Holiday Parties: Celebrating Our Biggest Year Yet
Jamie Sorensen

DMC Holiday Parties: Celebrating Our Biggest Year Yet

Every January, the team in each of our offices gathers to celebrate the accomplishments of the previous year with a holiday party. All year, team members look forward to getting dressed up, reflecting on all their hard work together, and spending time with colleagues they don't always work with. It's one of our favorite DMC traditions! This year was no exception. From the opening of our Seattle office, to announcing our next location in Dallas, and hiring a record number of emplo...

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Employee Spotlight: Heather Talbert
Jessica Mlinaric

Employee Spotlight: Heather Talbert

Meet HR Coordinator Heather Talbert! Heather is based in the DMC Chicago office as a member of the Internal Operations team. She helps recruit top talent for DMC and implement internal improvement initiatives, like DMC Cares. Heather loves hanging out with her dog Rosco, who spreads smiles across the Chicago office. Learn more about DMC's company culture.

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DMC Office Update: Elf - A DMC Feature Film
Jamie Handelman

DMC Office Update: Elf - A DMC Feature Film

At the beginning of each month, all DMC offices call in for an all-company meeting. During this meeting, we share knowledge and information on projects, introduce new employees, celebrate anniversaries and give office updates.  Everyone gets most excited about the office update video that comes at the end of the meeting. This tradition started a few years back with the Boston office, and we now switch offices every month for who will give the update. Over time, it became a competiti...

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DMC to Lead "Dashboard in a Day" for a Second Time
Rick Rietz

DMC to Lead "Dashboard in a Day" for a Second Time

After leading a Power BI "Dashboard in a Day" workshop last November, Microsoft has invited DMC back to lead a second workshop. On February 21, 2019, Senior Consultant Michael Dannemiller will lead the Power BI hands-on training workshop at the Microsoft Technology Center in Chicago from 9 am - 5 pm. Microsoft, in partnership with DMC, is pleased to offer this one-day workshop for a second time covering the capabilities of Power BI. The goal of this workshop is to ...

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DMC Time Travels to the Last Speakeasy
Elisha Harris

DMC Time Travels to the Last Speakeasy

The year was 1933. The men sported their suspenders and fedoras, and the women dressed in their fancy flapper attire. It was also the official ending of the very unpopular Prohibition era, and everyone was celebrating and imbibing whatever they could get their hands on.   The Last Speakeasy Every year on the anniversary of the repeal of prohibition, the Chicago History Museum hosts the Last Speakeasy where attendees partake in an evening filled with dancing, (fake) gambling...

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Northwestern vs Notre Dame Football Game Tailgate
Eric Lutzen

Northwestern vs Notre Dame Football Game Tailgate

DMC is always growing and has alumni from schools around the US and world including many alumni from both Notre Dame and Northwestern University. With so many supporters of both teams, it was exciting to find out that these two football teams would be playing each other in Evanston, Illinois near our flagship Chicago office. DMC employees from Chicago and even employees from various other offices came together and made use of DMC's activity fund to tailgate before watching their alma m...

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DMC's All Day Company Meetings 2018
Jamie Handelman

DMC's All Day Company Meetings 2018

One of DMC's annual traditions is having an off-site All Day Company Meeting (ADCM) where everyone takes the day off project work to learn, share knowledge, team-build, and spend time together outside of the office. Our ADCMs have taken us everywhere from ice skating in Chicago to roaming historic Boston. These company meetings are a chance for our offices to combine forces as well. This year, Chicago and St. Louis combined for their ADCM as did our offices on the West Coast. Our All Day ...

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DMC Takes Hamilton: Lights, Camera, Engineers
John King

DMC Takes Hamilton: Lights, Camera, Engineers

To say that this was not what I expected when I signed on as a Systems Engineer at DMC is a correct statement. One month into my job, 50 of us were going to see Hamilton (yes...that Hamilton) on the company’s dime. Not only that, but everyone was at the show to welcome four other employees and myself to the company. The Hamilton Welcome Party was just the latest in a slew of company-sponsored welcome parties. Each new employee gets a welcome party. It's an excellent way to connect w...

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DMC Leads "Dashboard in a Day" Workshop at Microsoft
Rick Rietz

DMC Leads "Dashboard in a Day" Workshop at Microsoft

DMC Senior Consultant Michael Dannemiller led a Power BI “Dashboard in a Day” workshop at the Microsoft Technology Center in Chicago earlier this month. The goal of the workshop was to help participants understand how to analyze their data in a rich and compelling way. We started the day off with coffee, breakfast and an introduction to Power BI and the benefits of the platform. Michael gave a high-level overview of the uses of Power BI and the different dashboards participan...

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Cocktail Making & Starting at DMC
Erlis Kllogjri

Cocktail Making & Starting at DMC

One of the many perks of joining DMC is that whenever new employees come onboard, welcome parties are planned to celebrate the occasion. David Wylen and I chose to have our welcome party be a cocktail making class at the Chicago Distilling Company. The event proved to be more informative than expected, but as much fun as we hoped. It then dawned on me, with the help of a Russian mule, that the process of making a cocktail is an excellent analogy to the process I underwent when I joined DMC. P...

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Announcing the Chicago Women in Technology (WIT) Network and Event
Anjali Bharadwa

Announcing the Chicago Women in Technology (WIT) Network and Event

I am excited to announce the launch of the Chicago WIT Network! WIT (Women in Technology) is a community of professionals across the world that believe in making it easier for women to imagine, begin, and develop a career in IT. There are over 80 chapters in over 40 countries that provide a vast and varied network of events, contacts, and opportunities. As co-chair of the Chicago WIT chapter, I am especially excited to further WIT’s mission: Build a global community of l...

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DMC to Lead "Dashboard in a Day" Workshop at Microsoft
Rick Rietz

DMC to Lead "Dashboard in a Day" Workshop at Microsoft

DMC Senior Consultant Michael Dannemiller will lead a Power BI "Dashboard in a Day" hands-on training workshop at the Microsoft Technology Center in Chicago on Tuesday, November 6 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Microsoft in partnership with DMC, Inc. are pleased to offer this one-day workshop covering the capabilities of Power BI. The goal of this workshop is to help you understand how to analyze your data in a rich and compelling way.  You are enc...

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Beckhoff Visits DMC Chicago to Talk TwinCAT 3 and EtherCAT
Jacob Bruce

Beckhoff Visits DMC Chicago to Talk TwinCAT 3 and EtherCAT

DMC recently hosted Daymon Thompson and Mike Rauch of Beckhoff Automation who shared with DMC the latest updates on the TwinCAT (The Windows Control and Automation Technology) platform. TwinCAT is a software system from Beckhoff that can turn almost any PC into one or multiple controllers for real-time systems. As the TwinCAT product manager for North America, Daymon was able to give us some insider information on exciting new features coming soon to TwinCAT, as well as a lot of insight in...

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DMC Chicago YOE: Fun By Land, By Air, & By Water
Elisha Harris

DMC Chicago YOE: Fun By Land, By Air, & By Water

This year, the DMC Chicago office decided to keep things local and hosted our third annual Yearly Office Event (YOE) right here in the Windy City. Since most of us have already experienced most of the typical Chicago experiences, we decided to branch out a little and try some not-so-typical Chi-town activities. What is a YOE? First off, a YOE, or Yearly Office Event, is a fun weekend for employees from every office to gather at a specific DMC location. The event is partially sponsored...

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DMC Chicago to Host CSIA Event for Midwest System Integrators
Frank Riordan

DMC Chicago to Host CSIA Event for Midwest System Integrators

DMC is excited to partner with CSIA in hosting an SI Regional Event at our Chicago office on September 5. The half-day event will include a lunch, tour of the DMDII (Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute), SI Discussion Roundtable, and networking event on DMC's rooftop deck. For the SI Discussion Roundtable, we aim to replicate a "roundtable" discussion format commonly used at peer group meetings. We ask the participants to submit questions in advance related to ...

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Bowlin' to Dodgeballin': DMC Chicago 2018 Sports Leagues
Amy Costello

Bowlin' to Dodgeballin': DMC Chicago 2018 Sports Leagues

Who doesn't love a little friendly competition with coworkers? DMCers have participated in a variety of sports leagues over the years, from beach volleyball in Chicago to kickball in NYC. There's no shortage of opportunities for us to bond outside of the office, but nothing compares to that feeling of teaming up for something other than that engineering project you're making things happen on.  Chicago Competition DMC Chicago's colleagues have kept busy teaming up ...

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An Intern's Guide to Surviving a DMC Summer
Anna Jankovsky

An Intern's Guide to Surviving a DMC Summer

Three months ago, I got a call while walking home from class in the last few weeks of the Spring semester. Immediately upon seeing the Chicago area code, I knew that this was the moment I had been waiting for—the decision from DMC for a marketing internship that coming summer! I was so excited to hear Jessica, my new boss, on the other end of the line congratulating me for getting the job. I called my parents to tell them the good news, "I’m moving to Chicago! I got the posit...

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DMC's Internal Operations Team Sets Sail
Mary Doctor

DMC's Internal Operations Team Sets Sail

"If this boat sinks, the company would be *in real trouble." This was the starting remark as DMC's Internal Operations team left Belmont Harbor on President & CEO Frank Riordan's boat. Every summer, employees are invited to take part in one of Frank's favorite hobbies. Boating on Lake Michigan is a wonderful time for us to enjoy each other's company and recognize the work we do throughout the year. On Wednesday, July 18, DMC's Chicago-based ...

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DMC Hosts Chicagoland LabVIEW User Group Meeting
Darren Jones

DMC Hosts Chicagoland LabVIEW User Group Meeting

DMC recently welcomed the Chicagoland LabVIEW Users Group back to our office. We love sharing information and expertise with other technical professionals in the Chicago area, and we've enjoyed hosting the LabVIEW community at our office for several years. For this meeting, we built on our NIWeek Presentations and heard developers from the Chicago area discuss their projects and findings. Presenters at the event included DMC’s Steven Dusing and Christian Owen, along with J...

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