Facilis Software Developer Named PPAI Internal Innovator

SAINT LOUIS, MISSOURI, August 2017 – PPAI recently honored Liam Conlan, Facilisgroup Senior Software Developer, with an Internal Innovator Award at its 2017 Technology Summit in Austin, Texas. These Tech Summit awards—the Internal Innovator Award and the Industry Collaborator Award—showcase and celebrate technology advances that bring success to individual companies and the industry as a whole.

PPAI Internal Innovator

PPAI’s Annual Tech Summit brings together speakers and experts from inside the promotional products industry and beyond.

Conlan was honored for finding a solution that significantly improved the efficiency of the search function in Facilisgroup’s proprietary software, @ease. He implemented a search technology called elastic search that greatly reduced search query time and improved results accuracy.

“I’m proud of Liam’s work on this project. As we continue to evolve and improve our @ease software, our talented staff is dedicated to providing additional functionality to our partners and innovation in the industry,” said Dan Rochette, Facilisgroup Founder and Chief Visionary Officer.

About Facilis

Facilisgroup is dedicated to delivering business growth for the promotional products industry. By focusing on three distinct principles – Community, Technology, and Supply Chain, Facilis has become the market-leading consulting and technology services provider. Facilis Partners receive software and business services along with marketing programs, buying leverage, best practices consulting, graphics services and more – all under their own brand identity. Facilis leverages its industry expertise and
leading edge technology to deliver significantly increased sales, improved profits, and reduced operating expenses
for its Partners. Facilis is headquartered in St. Louis, MO, with offices in Ottawa, Canada.

PR Contact

Ashley McCune | amccune@facilisgroup.com

Sales Contact

Randy Conley | 314-627-0809 | rconley@facilisgroup.com