Kishau Rogers speaks with Ladies Learning Code on her career lessons as a woman in STEM and business. “The Power of Confidence”
Here’s a sample of press and mentions of the Websmith brand from our clients, community and media. The Websmith team greatly appreciates the shoutouts, awards, press and mentions.
The 2015 UCI Road World Cycling Championships, was held in Richmond, Virginia, USA September 18-27. In addition to various Fan Zones put in place by Richmond 2015, the organizer of the UCI Road World Championships, several businesses put together viewing areas. Tyler Snidow of Viva-la-Local is sub-leasing the 3,400-square-foot space at 318 W. Broad St. The location is normally the headquarters for software firm Websmith Group, but during the bike race visitors will find art, jewelry, apparel and other Virginia-made goods for sale. The space was covered in Richmond Times Dispatch and Richmond Bizsense.
On the “Systems Thinking: Less Coding, More Thinking” podcast, Kishau talks to Scott about the importance of teaching “Systems Thinking” over just Learning to Code. How do our solutions change when we better understand how they fit into the big picture? Tune In and Learn More
Websmith Group’s CEO, Kishau Rogers, was featured in an article by the Richmond Times Dispatch on winning the “Entrepreneur of the Year Award,” presented at the Metropolitan Business League’s 24th annual awards dinner. Read More
Technology industry leaders, Websmith Group and Royall & Company, partnered with students from VCU’s Computer Science department to help create an app for a local non-profit. This project taught the students how to complete a full software development cycle and utilized technology to help solve a real problem. Read More
Our CEO, Kishau Rogers, was selected by the Metropolitan Business League as the recipient of the 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year award. According to the MBL, “This award recognizes the extraordinary achievements of a business owner. The nominee has distinguished his/herself by providing an outstanding product or service, increasing sales and revenue or by turning around a declining business.” An award ceremony will take place on March 26th and the event will also celebrate the successes of local business leaders in the Richmond region. Read More
Kishau Rogers was featured as the “interview of the week” on Revision path, a weekly interview show that highlights talented creators worldwide. The podcast focused on everything from how Websmith Group started to “killer advice for future developers.” Listen to the Podcast
Kishau was invited by Dixon Hughes Goodman for their 3rd Annual Richmond Executive Briefing event. Kishau will be presenting on “How Your Business Can Successfully Leverage Mobile Technology” (11/12/2014) More Info
Websmith Group's Blog was listed as one of the 95 Best eCommerce & Small Business blogs on the Internet.
CustomerSure, a global customer satisfaction software provider, has listed the Websmith Group Blog as one of the 95 Best eCommerce & Small Business blogs on the Internet. Many thanks to the folks at CustomerSure for the shoutout!
Kishau Rogers was interviewed by NFIB (National Federation of Independent Business) on “How to Set Up Online Payments for Your Customers”. The article briefly covers licensed, hosted and alternative shopping cart solutions. Read Article
Websmith Group has been fortunate to maintain an ongoing working relationship with the majority of our clients. Many of our clients are small to mid-sized business owners and have been with us since the company was started. In November 2009, Kishau Rogers speaks to the Wall Street Journal on how to best serve your most loyal customers in a tough economy. Read Article
Websmith Group [Kishau Rogers] mentioned in JavaWorld as one of the Tech Blogs Worth Exploring … All by Women! “Rather than whine about the low numbers of women in technology, I’ll turn the spotlight on several geeky women — in programming, design, or other techie circles — whom you might like to discover … ” Read Article
Websmith Group was one of 25 women leading the M3RACE as the Walkers, Joggers, Runners and Sprinters who have demonstrated the highest 1st quarter revenues as a percentage of their sales goals. “The women who have made it onto the top 25 slots of the Leaderboard are definitely those who have seized opportunities while others are seeing only obstacles.” Read More
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The Websmith team did a great job and were extremely responsive and informative particularly as key deadlines approached. Our lead developer was a great listener as reflected by his adjustments to the product. We also appreciated Websmith’s flexibility in rescheduling calls and appointments due to weather-related closures in both DC and Richmond. We did not experience any loss of momentum to get the project completed.