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HOUSTON, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce the addition of P. James “Jim” Brady III, former Chief Operating Officer for Grant Thornton LLP, to alliantgroup’s Strategic Advisory Board.
Brady brings 38 years of experience as a global and domestic professional leader to alliantgroup. He is an accomplished C-Suite executive who throughout his career has established a strong reputation for his ability to both grasp challenging business situations, domestically and internationally, and deliver breakout P&L results. In his new role, Brady will be leveraging his decades of experience as a top executive in the professional services world for the strategic benefit of the firm’s clients and CPA partners.
“It’s an honor to be joining the alliantgroup team as a Strategic Advisory Board member,” said Brady. “This is a world-class organization that has proven to be one of the most […]
HOUSTON, July 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to welcome Myron Moser, Chief Executive Officer of Hartfiel Automation in Minnesota, to alliantgroup’s Strategic Advisory Board.
Moser, who also serves as Chairman of the Board for Hartfiel Automation, is one of the top executives in the U.S. automation industry. Under his leadership, Hartfiel Automation has seen incredible growth, continuing to diversify its product offerings in hydraulics, aluminum extrusions, and robotics and automation solutions. His company has helped strengthen the American manufacturing industry through innovative solutions for more than 60 years.
“Having worked with alliantgroup in the past, I knew that my expertise in the field, coupled with the core mission of helping U.S. businesses be more profitable, would make for an excellent relationship. The core mission of alliantgroup and Hartfiel are almost identical,” said Moser. “I’m right in the middle of what these businesses […]
HOUSTON, June 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce the addition of former U.S. Congressman Joe Crowley to the firm’s Strategic Advisory Board.
Crowley was first elected in 1998 and represented New York’s 7th and 14th Districts during his tenure in Congress. He served on the House Ways and Means Committee and became Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus in 2017, making him the fourth highest leader among House Democrats at the time.
“Joining alliantgroup, and having the opportunity to stand behind the firm’s core mission of helping American businesses, is simply an honor,” said Crowley. “I’m looking forward to helping the firm create opportunities for U.S. businesses to not just grow, but thrive in their respective marketplace.”
During his time in Congress, Crowley pushed to make the Bronx-Queens community more prosperous. In 2002, he established the “Crime Stoppers” program to support local organizations that were working to […]
alliantgroup and CEO Dhaval Jadav Host America Rising: STEM, Leadership & the Future of U.S. Business at Headquarters in Houston
HOUSTON, June 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Over 100 professionals from across the nation, including former and current congressional members, state officials, executive officers, U.S. business leaders, CPA partners and business advisors gathered for America Rising: STEM, Leadership & the Future of U.S. Business—an exclusive leadership event hosted by alliantgroup.
During the two day conference, attendees were treated to a series of interactive panels highlighting some of the most crucial issues facing U.S. business leaders and […]
alliantgroup Named Houston Business Journal’s “Healthiest Employer of 2019”, Wins Award for Second Consecutive Year
HOUSTON, May 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce that it has been recognized as the Houston Business Journal’s Healthiest Employer for 2019, the second year in a row it has been honored with the award.
The Houston Business Journal awarded alliantgroup the honor in the “small and medium businesses” category during a breakfast ceremony on May 23 at the Marriot Marquis in Houston.
To qualify for the award, the nominated companies were required to show how they go above and beyond in their promotion and support of both healthy work environments and lifestyles for their employees.
A total of 38 companies in three categories were recognized after having taken an extensive survey that assessed the nominees on the company’s culture and leadership commitment, foundational components, strategic planning, communication and marketing, programming and interventions, as well as reporting and analysis.
alliantgroup Wellness Director Melanie […]
Innovating America: alliantgroup Launches Podcast Featuring Industry Experts, Government Officials on Moving America Forward
HOUSTON, April 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce the premiere of its podcast, Innovating America.
The program hosts an array of thought leaders who explore how American companies and industries leverage innovation to drive the country forward.
Innovating America showcases elected officials, including former U.S. Congressmen Rick Lazio and Harold Ford Jr., former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Mike Johanns, and former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security and Governor of Pennsylvania Tom Ridge.
The show also features former Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service Mark Everson, alliantgroup National Managing Director Dean Zerbe and industry experts such as Ray Bailey, founder of LoneStar Communications Inc., and Andrew Lanning, co-founder of Integrated Security Technologies Inc.
“Innovation is truly our country’s story, and here at alliantgroup we work with businesses that innovate to remain competitive. That’s why I’m excited to share our podcast with the […]
HOUSTON, March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce sponsorship of a $10,000 grant to Bellaire High School for a post-Hurricane Harvey water quality study. Bellaire High School teachers Jane Baker, Stephanie Clayton and Hillary Schulze, and student teacher Sara Ross, are recipients of the grant and will lead the study as part of the school’s biology and aquatic science programs.
“I would like to thank alliantgroup for this generous grant and for providing our students with a unique opportunity,” said Baker. “This grant will allow our students to engage in an authentic research study that will not only benefit the community, but also help generate interest in and develop the skills needed for a career devoted to scientific research.”
Recent analysis has revealed that Hurricane Harvey may have caused long-term damage to the health of valuable coastal water supplies. This new study will provide students the chance to survey these waterways by periodically collecting […]
HOUSTON, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup and the Houston Independent School District (HISD) are excited to announce six finalists for the 2018 Elementary Science Teacher Award. alliantgroup created the program to reward local teachers who help increase student engagement through innovative lesson plans that emphasize the importance and intrigue of science. The award is one of many educational initiatives alliantgroup supports as part of its continuing commitment to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education.
The following finalists, selected by HISD and each from a different district region, will receive a cash award of $1,250, as well as an additional $500 for their classroom. One grand-prize winner will be recognized at an April 23 awards luncheon at alliantgroup’s headquarters, and receive an additional personal cash prize of $3,500, plus $500 to put toward their classroom.
The six 2018 Elementary Science Teacher Award finalists are:
- Deidre Rickets, Stevens Elementary School – Achieve 180 Region
Members of the alliantgroup Information Technology team prepared 50 company retired laptops, docking stations and monitors for donation. The computer equipment will soon be in the hands of Houston-area kids, who will use the equipment for a variety of educational activities that will help harness critical skills and encourage their interest in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math).
“This partnership is so important for a variety of reasons,” said alliantgroup CEO Dhaval Jadav. “Students need access to current technologies in order to keep pace on not just a national, but a global scale. Our country is in desperate need of technical talent that can fill what has become millions of vacant STEM-related jobs. Getting our students prepared by using up-to-date technology is step one in […]
HOUSTON, Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup volunteers took more than 80 students from Shearn Elementary School on a STEM-themed field trip last week to Space Center Houston as part of the company’s youth and community investment initiative.
During the field trip, alliantgroup volunteers guided students through areas of the Space Center such as the center’s Astronaut Gallery featuring items from the Gemini, Apollo and Shuttle eras, along with a tram tour to Rocket Park, where one of only three of the remaining actual Saturn V rockets is on display.
In addition to the tour, the students also participated in hands-on learning activities involving virtual reality and the Space Center’s robotics lab. The field trip is just the latest excursion in a growing list of community outreach initiatives sponsored by the Blue Heart Fund, alliantgroup’s nonprofit charity, designed to expose students to STEM education at an early age.
“It has been an honor […]