Monthly Archives: March 2013

Ray Raquipso – On the Job!

Valkyrie Warrior, Ray Raquipso was recently chosen to be one of the judges at the VSRA’s lego competition. The 7th Annual Ship Design Competition was held at the Mariners’ Museum in Newport News on March 28th with area schools competing across various categories for Best Design.The kids even included materials pricing and staffing costs in… Read more »

Help one of our own! Cast your vote today!

Cloth-diapering mom, Bryana Guckin and wife of fellow Valkyrian, Matthew Guckin, started Diaper Junction 10 years ago out of her home. Diaper Junction has grown from an Internet–based business with inventory stored in Guckin’s garage to a brick-and-mortar retail enterprise with warehouse facilities. Diaper Junction’s goal is to provide a one-stop-shop for greener diapering for… Read more »

Mobile Test Coordination Center Nears Completion!

Valkyrie is putting the finishing touches on a Mobile Test Coordination Center that will be used for testing the N-UCAS (Navy-Unmanned Combat Air System) aircraft out on a carrier. It will be situated in the ship’s hanger bay!Valkyrie’s Tech Services Division built this center from 3 Conex boxes which they are going to reassemble on… Read more »

Gary Lisota quoted in Wall Street Journal article

Employers Ignore Economic Clouds — Unemployment Falls to 4-Year Low, but Headwinds PersistBy Brenda Cronin9 March 2013The Wall Street Journal(Copyright (c) 2013, Dow Jones & Company, Inc.) Employers stepped on the accelerator last month, hiring briskly enough to bolster the recovery but likely not enough to prompt the Federal Reserve to turn off its easy-money… Read more »

Team Valkyrie Featured Online!

Team Valkyrie pictured in slide #54 at the recent, Virginia Business, Best Places to Work luncheon. Valkyrie Warriors pictured are Kathleen Daniels, Lesley Washington, Gary Lisota, Dave Streett. http://www.virginiabusiness.com/index.php/multimedia/article/2013-best-places-to-work-awards-luncheon/323089/