STEM

Celera Systems Promotes STEM Education

CELERA SPONSORED ROBOTICS TEAMS COMPLETE SUCCESSFUL SEASON

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Celera Systems, LLC, a leading developer of information technology solutions for the financial services industry, would like to congratulate its sponsored teams on the completion of a successful 2014 FIRST Robotics Competition.

FIRST’s mission is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.

For the 2014 season, Celera sponsored both Franklin High School’s Team 2506, Saber Robotics, and Marquette High School’s Team 1732, Hilltopper Robotics, by providing both financial and volunteer support.

Kevin Klein, Director of Technology and a founding partner of Celera, explained the company’s motivation for getting involved as a FIRST sponsor and mentor: “Celera has always enjoyed a reputation as an entrepreneurial and innovative technology solutions company. Our competitive edge is the bench strength of our team of technical experts, so we have a strong interest in developing the next generation of STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) professionals.”

Celera co-founder and Managing Director, Mike Giunta underscored company’s enthusiasm for getting involved in the Robotics program: “FIRST is inspiring young people all over the world to pursue STEM careers, and Celera is proud to support their mission through both our financial and volunteer commitment.”

ABOUT CELERA
Celera is a recognized leader in providing innovative technology solutions to the financial services industry; mutual fund and institutional managers, insurance companies, retirement plan providers, banks and broker dealers. Celera’s products and services, designed to provide comprehensive solutions to the company’s clients, include data management, reporting, business intelligence, literature fulfillment and CRM. Celera’s CRM solution seamlessly integrates data management, business intelligence and contact management into salesforce.com, customized to suit the unique needs of small and fast growing asset management organizations.

ABOUT FIRST
FIRST was founded in 1989 to inspire young people’s interest and participation in science and technology. Based in Manchester, NH, the 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit public charity designs accessible, innovative programs that motivate young people to pursue education and career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math, while building self-confidence, knowledge, and life skills.

According to FIRST’s founder, Dean Kamen, FIRST’s ambition is “To transform our culture by creating a world where science and technology are celebrated and where young people dream of becoming science and technology leaders.”

For more information contact:
Kevin Klein
Director of Technology
262-834-0080 ext. 255
kklein@celerasystems.com