Lindsey Galyen, Jr., principal of G-Squared LLC, announced management advancements effective immediately.
“I am pleased to announce the promotion of Michael Whisenant to the position of general manager. He will be responsible for day-to-day business operations to ensure G-Squared continues to deliver high quality photogrammetry products and service to our clients. Michael has proven his management ability in previous roles as project manager and production manager.”
Whisenant brings 17 years of experience in all phases of photogrammetry production at G-Squared to the position and an additional 11 years of management experience in a production environment. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Samford University.
Frank Taylor, currently the firm’s production manager, is taking on a new position as chief photogrammetrist, responsible for all technical tasks. Taylor is a certified photogrammetrist with 33 years of experience in project and program management, and all technical aspects of photogrammetry. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Tennessee Technological University and is active in leadership roles in American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing and National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying.
Tom Crews, who has supervised the Orthophoto Department for six years, has been named production supervisor, responsible for tracking and monitoring production progress on a daily basis. Crews will use his 14 years of diverse photogrammetry experience, including 10 years with G-Squared, to supervise the Compilation, Orthophoto, and LiDAR Departments. He earned certification in drafting and CAD technology from Tennessee Center for Applied Technology, Shelbyville.
G-Squared is a Fayetteville-based photogrammetry firm providing aerial photography, cartography, digital terrain modeling, engineering-grade topographic mapping, LiDAR, and geographic information systems for civil engineering firms, counties, municipalities, utilities, state Departments of Transportation, and airports.
Galyen established G-Squared in January of 1999. The firm performs all production at its 5,000-square-foot facility at 20 Ardmore Highway in Fayetteville.