Souder, Miller & Associates Becomes Esri Business Partner

February 20th, 2019

The Esri Partner Network is a worldwide community of companies that develop and deliver cutting-edge GIS solutions and services based on Esri technology. The global program is designed to reward partners for their commitment to Esri by providing access to software, robust training opportunities and increased customer support through the Esri Partner Portal.

“Esri is excited to have SMA as part of the Esri Partner Network and help SMA continue to promote the usage of GIS technology within the architectural and engineering consultant industry,” said Esri Partner manager, Eilene Nettleton-Stanger.

SMA recently renamed its survey business line to the geomatics technical service area. This distinction acknowledges SMA’s evolving expertise in UAS (drone) data collection, 3D laser scanning and expanding GIS services.

“This strategic partnership confirms the quality of our GIS services and strengthens our geomatics technical service area as a whole,” said SMA vice president and geomatics service leader, Bill Brewster, PLS, CFedS. “This is just one example of how SMA fuses the latest technological advancements with traditional engineering and surveying industry standards.”

Esri, the global market leader in geographic information system software, location intelligence, and mapping, offers the most powerful geospatial cloud available. Since 1969, Esri has helped customers unlock the full potential of data to improve operational and business results. Today, Esri software is deployed in more than 350,000 organizations including the world's largest cities, most national governments, 75 percent of Fortune 500 companies, and more than 7,000 colleges and universities. With its pioneering commitment to geospatial information technology, Esri engineers the most advanced solutions for digital transformation, the Internet of Things, and advanced analytics. Visit Esri at

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