Columbia West is a full-service GIS (geographic information systems) firm with a complete array of high-quality GIS software, hardware and databases and we provide excellent customer service. How can we do all that and still be affordable? It’s simple. We minimize overhead and pass the savings on to you. Unlike those larger firms, we cut out frivolous expenses and instead, we simply provide great products and service. In addition to GIS, we provide affordable web services for A&E firms. For seven years, Del was the lead web developer for several large A&E firms in the Northwest and he speaks their language. At Columbia West, he creates powerful-yet-affordable company and project websites for A&E firms, including web-based mapping applications. And working with us is a breeze, even if your office is miles away. We work with clients via phone, e-mail, Skype, and desktop conferencing. And we have a Windows-based file sharing service, so transferring files back and forth is simple. It’s like we’re in the next office, but without the chatter. So if you need quality GIS, mapping or web products, give us a call. We have the skills you need at a price you can afford, and we’re ready to help. Columbia West GIS created a series of maps that were prominently featured at a recent high-profile ceremony in Brisbane, Australia. Several high-ranking dignitaries attended the event, including the American ambassador to Australia and the U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, Janet Napolitano. Read More… Source.