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    RizePoint Awards 20 STEM Scholarships to Students in the Canyons School District

    May, 10, 2019
    SALT LAKE CITY – May 9, 2019 – RizePoint, an industry leader in quality management software, is pleased to announce the award of 20 STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) scholarships to students in grades 5 through 10 in the Canyons School District. To help children explore their interests and abilities in STEM fields, each scholarship finances a slot at a summer camp that focuses on the STEM subject that most interests each studen... Read more

    RizePoint Appoints Kari Hensien and Darrel Williams to New VP Roles

    May, 8, 2019
    SALT LAKE CITY — May 8, 2019 — RizePoint is pleased to announce the appointment of Kari Hensien as Vice President of Product Development and Darrel Williams as Vice President of Engineering effective March 18, 2019. Hensien will lead RizePoint’s product development effort and brings a breadth of skill and experience that will help RizePoint to continue down the path of industry leadership and innovation. She will continue to build on her... Read more

    RizePoint Named on 2019 Shatter List for Helping to Break Technology’s Glass Ceiling

    Mar, 20, 2019
    RizePoint recognized by Women Tech Council list for inclusive workplace and measures, helping transform technology culture SALT LAKE CITY, UT — RizePoint today announced it has been recognized in the Women Tech Council’s 2019 Shatter List for actively employing measures to help break glass ceilings for women in technology. The company was among 46 companies recognized based on the development and successful implementation of measures that ... Read more

Blog

    A Simplified Approach to Supplier Quality Management

    Oct, 16, 2019
      How to Optimize New & Existing Quality Initiatives As a quality professional, you're responsible for meeting the needs of a sea of internal and external stakeholders while managing the cost, quality, and timely delivery of supplier products. With so many moving parts, your job can get complicated. But it doesn't have to be. By taking a proactive approach to supplier quality management, you can build a strategic plan that effec... Read more

    Every Quality Professional Needs a Stakeholder Management Strategy

    Oct, 9, 2019
    How to Start Building Stakeholder Trust & Communication One of the most basic challenges you face as a quality professional is the sheer number of stakeholders you have to manage. From top management to suppliers to team members, you have a lot of people to answer to, which can feel confusing even at the best of times. That's why you need a stakeholder management strategy. Done right, a stakeholder management strategy can reduce stress an... Read more

    Reactive Versus Strategic Supplier Development

    Sep, 18, 2019
    A Balanced Approach to Improving Supplier Quality Programs The success of your business depends to one degree or another on your suppliers, so it's in your best interest to find the most effective way to develop these relationships. If your job involves supplier development, chances are you're already familiar with reactive and strategic styles — as well as the notion that you should strive for the latter option. That may be easier said than d... Read more

News

    How One Company Can Make a Difference

    Mar, 9, 2018
    Like many executives, RizePoint CEO Frank Maylett wanted to engrain community service into his company’s mission and culture. Giving back to the community was something Maylett believed in personally, and he was committed to making service part of RizePoint’s core. “Every quarter, we’d take a full day to do service. We’d choose different charities and spend a full day as a company doing things like working at the food bank, United Wa... Read more

    Canyon School District Students Receive STEM Scholarships

    Jun, 19, 2017
    Helping to Empower Children for the Future   Butler Elementary student Savanna Moursal wants to learn how to hack into a computer if she should ever be locked out. So the fifth-grader decided to apply for a RizePoint STEM scholarship to attend the camp Girls Go Digital to learn more about coding. “I applied because coding is fun to learn and I hope to learn more about software at the camp,” Savanna said. “I’ve learned to co... Read more

    RizePoint Sending 20 Utah Students to STEM Summer Camps

    May, 23, 2017
    Giving Back to the Community COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS — RizePoint, a management software firm based in Cottonwood Heights, awarded scholarships to 20 Canyons School District students for stem summer camps. The recipients — nine girls and 11 boys — are in fifth through 10th grades. The awards cover the cost of summer camps in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math, with camps focusing on fields such as robotics or marine scien... Read more