Benita Mehta is editor of GeoDataPoint and managing editor of POB.
Alain Samaha, ME, MBA, is Business Area Director of GIS and Geospatial Software at Trimble. Samaha has an MS in Aeronautics and Astronautics Engineering from Stanford University, and an MBA from the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business.
Eric Andelin CP, GISP, in involved in geospatial business development for SAM Inc. He has 25 years of experience in mapping. He is passionate about the use of mobile LiDAR as an acquisition tool for high-accuracy mapping.
Nadia Anis is a partner at Ferrari Moe, LLP, a medium-size, full service architecture and engineering firm located in San Rafael, Calif. She also serves on the leadership team for the U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD).
Brian D. Bailey is a geospatial services consultant at Maser Consulting P.A., a privately owned multi-disciplined, engineering firm with a balance of public and private sector experience. Headquartered in Red Bank, N.J., Maser Consulting is an award winning firm employing an average of 360 professionals with projects located nationally.
Jim Balding is a licensed architect with more than 25 years of experience integrating technology into the architectural field. He founded the architectural and design technology firm The ANT Group and also serves as co-chair of the Technology Committee for the U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD).
Robert Blum serves as the director of business development for ARC and sales representative for APD working with AEC and facility management firms as well as the federal government. With the recent creation of the USIBD, he contributes to the organization’s membership and communication initiatives while also supporting the Leadership Committee in various areas.
D. Ken Brown is an experienced geospatial professional with a well documented history of project management and project leadership accomplishments. He is the director of Geospatial Services at Long Engineering in Atlanta and currently serves as chair of the Council of Professional Surveyors (COPS), a coalition of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC).