HSI Invests in Oklahoma Higher Education
HSI Sensing (Hermetic Switch, Inc.) recently reinforced its investment in Oklahoma higher education by supporting a critical component of the Ready, Set, NOW campaign currently being conducted by the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (USAO) Foundation. HSI’s investment in the university’s Austin Hall will facilitate critical facility improvements and outfit its science labs with the latest scientific equipment.
“Partnering with higher education is a critical component to our success as a company,” says Travis Posey, HSI’s vice president of business development, and a member of the USAO Foundation board of directors. “We are so fortunate to have such a high-education-standards college in our community that we can partner with — both financially, and by providing student internships.”
According to the campaign’s website, the Austin Hall improvements “will ensure that USAO students have access to scientific equipment used in top graduate schools and meet industry standards. In addition, facility updates will support the quality teaching and learning that take place there.”
HSI president Ryan Posey says he is proud to participate in such an undertaking. “We are excited to partner with USAO in their endeavor to enhance science and technology education. Employees, their ideas, and capabilities ultimately determine the capability of our business. Working with USAO to ensure a steady stream of outstanding graduates come from their programs, helps us secure a bright future for HSI.”
USAO Foundation’s stated mission is “supporting the university through matching endowments, student scholarships, gift programs, estate planned gifts, and funding of campus capital projects.” According to its website, the campaign’s theme of Ready, Set, NOW “expresses the principles of preparation, confidence and urgency so critical to advancing the University.”
Headquartered in Chickasha, Oklahoma, HSI Sensing (Hermetic Switch, Inc.) is the innovative leader in the engineering and precision manufacturing of custom reed switch and sensor technology. The industry experts in solving problems for customers in challenging design applications, they also precision manufacture those solutions to ensure consistent, unmatched quality.
Since 1968 HSI Sensing, an ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100 registered company, has been the premier choice for custom and standard reed switches, proximity sensors, and other sensing technologies for an array of industries including fluid control devices, reed relays, implantable medical devices, aerospace, heavy equipment, communications, transportation, and more. Their products are used in a variety of applications including commercial and military jet engines, security systems, commercial lawn mowers, external defibrillators, implantable medical devices, space station equipment, animal tracking, and more.
HSI Sensing is a privately-held company wholly owned by the employees. For more information about HSI Sensing, please call 405.224.4046 or visit www.hsisensing.com.