As a business owner and innovator, I'm constantly looking for ways to improve our services and provide a better experience for our customers. As an event management company, our primary customer of course are the non-profits and other organizations that host events. As an event coordinator, our customers are also those of you who participate in our events. Technology plays a big role in what we are able to do.
I just got back from an annual conference for Jaguar timers and can't remember a better and more memorable experience. It is always great to see and visit other timers from around the world. It's a time where we learn about new technology and brush up on our techniques. Jaguar is the product line from Innovative Timing Systems; the company that we buy our hardware and software from for timing races. In my personal opinion, they are the best in the world and produce great products. As their name implies, they are incredibly innovative and are always look
I always look forward to the change of year. It is a time for reflection as well as looking forward. 2013 for us was an incredible year and we have many of you to thank for that. Our growth rate for the event management and timing business far surpassed anything that we would have dreamed. There were many lessons to be learned both good and bad and those will help shape the future of our company.
We were timing a large marathon in South Texas this past weekend and I was amazed at the number of bandits in the race. At first we were a little concerned because a lot of people were crossing our split points and then the finish line, but our equipment wasn't recording their times.