Posts by Rachel Houghton

A good time was had by all at the STC...

The attendees of the holiday celebration were having so much fun networking and celebrating, 8 p.m. came and went at the Phoenix City Grille. 2016 (and 2017) Chapter President Lou Kummerer recognized chapter officers, volunteers, and presenters with a thank you card and honorarium. Lou had some inspiring words to sum up the 2016 program […]

Candidate biographies for the STC Pho...

Lou Kummerer – President Lou Kummerer is a contract technical writer working for NXP Semiconductor. He is current president of the STC Phoenix chapter. He also previously served as Treasure for the organization and, in a past life, was president of the STC local chapter in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Lou’s focus for the STC-Phoenix chapter […]

STC Phoenix Officers & Contact I...

Lou Kummerer, President • president@stc-phoenix.com Barry Maid, Vice President • vp@stc-phoenix.com

Expose UX Episode on Tuesday, August ...

Phoenix STC is participating in the taping of an Expose UX episode. Expose UX is the web TV show where startups compete for prizes while getting feedback from user experience (UX) experts. Watch as 5 local startups give a 30-second pitch, 2-minute demo, and receive feedback from a panel of user experience experts. After all the startups have presented, the experts […]

August networking opportunities

The STC Phoenix chapter has two networking opportunities in the month of August. On Saturday, August 20, meet with fellow technical communicators in the East Valley. Join chapter president Lou Kummerer for conversation, breakfast, and coffee at Paradise Bakery in Chandler. RSVP  at our Meetup site here: Saturday AM Coffee and Conversation On Tuesday, August […]

Upcoming events in the STC Phoenix ch...

We’ve got a full slate of events coming up this spring and summer in the valley of the sun. Follow the link to our Meetup site and RSVP. We’ve got a couple of happy hour networking events happening. Attending is free, but drinks and food are on your own: May 10, Brass Tap, Mesa Riverview: […]

ASU Rush Event at Skysong

In conjunction with the ASU Technical Communication program, we are hosting  a student rush event for all current students and recent graduates. The goal of the event is to introduce students to our organization and to bring industry representatives and future writers together in the same room. The event features presentations by Phoenix area technical publication managers and […]

April 7 Program Meeting: Intellectual...

Join us for an informational presentation and discussion on Intellectual Property given by Warren Johnson, Senior Attorney, Intellectual Property, at Early Warning. His experience with copyright centers on the tensions and dynamics of the Internet of things, the rights granted to an original author through copyright protection, and software licensing/protection. His presentation will include: • Definition […]

Save this date – April 7!

Our April 7 program meeting will feature Warren Johnson talking about intellectual property. Stay tuned for more details!

STC election is currently underway

The 2016 STC Election opened Monday, 29 February, and runs through 11 March at 5:00 PM EST (GMT-5). If you renewed your membership with STC before 1 February, you are eligible to vote. You should have received an email from Intelliscan with a link to your ballot, along with your unique username (your member number) and […]