NEWS

April 2012

Vignon Corporation as a partner with URS was awarded a contract to provide professional services for the Dallas Love Field Modernization Program.

Jan 2012

Vignon Corporation was awarded a contract to do a Miscellaneous and Wholesale Billing Process Improvement Project for a large utility company.

May 2011

Vignon Corporation was recently awarded a contract to do a Miscellaneous and Wholesale Billing Assessment for a large utility company.

March 2011

Vignon Corporation as a partner with Qnet Information Systems was awarded a 5 year contract to provide Desktop Support Services for the Dallas County IT department.

March 2011

Vignon Corporation as a partner with PwC was awarded a contract to provide consulting services for the replacement of the Customer Information System.

June 2010

Vignon Corporation was awarded a purchase order to provide contract IT professionals for the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB) for the period July 1, 2010 through June 30, 2015.

May 2010

Vignon Corporation as a partner with Unisys awarded a contract by the City of Dallas to implement a new Records Management System for the Police and Fire Departments.

January 2010

In January of 2010 Vignon was selected with its partner ea consulting to resume its work with the Birmingham Water Works Board (BWWB) by providing purchasing, inventory, plant maintenance, and solution manager consultants to implement the first phase of their SAP solution. Vignon is also responsible for the overall project management and delivery of the planned solution. The initial go-live for the new systems is planned for January 2011. Vignon is also developing the Billing and Customer Service Solution that is scheduled to be implemented starting in 2nd quarter 2011.

In June of 2009 The Water Works Board in Birmingham, Alabama selected Vignon Corporation and its partner ea Consulting to plan the implementation of SAP to replace its legacy maintenance, customer information, billing, project systems, purchasing, inventory, and finance systems. Vignon reviewed existing processes and systems and provided cost, timeline, and resource estimates to implement the functionality required by the Board. During the assessment of the processes, systems and culture of the Water Works environment, Vignon was able to determine many of the root causes affecting the productivity and efficiency of the organization. Through focused interviews, careful observation, and review of existing documentation, Vignon was able to form a plan that, when implemented, would increase efficiency in operations, reduce cost, and build a solid foundation for future system and process enhancements. The planning phase of the project was completed in August of 2009 with the Phase 1 implementation planned for January of 2010.

November 2009

Vignon was recently selected to be part of the Dallas 100 listing as compiled by the Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship at Southern Methodist University. Our inclusion as the 27th company on the list recognizes us as one of the 100 fastest growing privately held companies in the Dallas Metroplex. The award winners are chosen on increased growth in sales, giving weight to percentage of growth and absolute dollar growth in the three years preceding the event. Sales growth is measured between $500,000 and $75 million for three consecutive fiscal years and is combined with an outstanding record of character in the marketplace.

October 2009

President Obama announces $3.4 billion in grants for Smart Grid. Read More

August 2009

Vignon Corporation was recently awarded a purchase order through the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) Staff Augmentation (ITSAC) contract.  This award was made by the TX Department of Public Safety (DPS) to provide software quality assurance and testing services represents the latest step in a partnership between Vignon and DPS that has spanned the past seven years.

July 2009

Vignon Corporation, as a partner with Grant Thornton, is awarded a contract by the Texas Department of Transportation, to provide business consulting services.

June 2009

A mid-sized water utility is in the process of modernizing their existing systems to incorporate a computerized maintenance management system with supporting financials and reporting. Subsequent functionality would include purchasing, inventory management, customer information systems, and consumption billing. Vignon was selected to plan the SAP implementation and phased roll out approach.

June 2009

A national public electric company currently tracks information related to various exposures and records that information for the purpose of OSHA compliance and trend analysis. They also schedule and maintain information regarding medical appointments and assessments. The company engaged Vignon to evaluate the current environmental, health, and safety processes and determine the level of fit within SAP's EH&S module. Vignon was asked to recommend a plan to move forward with an implementation if the level of fit was sufficient.

May 2009

A small electric cooperative wanted to replace its aging SAP change management system. They engaged Vignon to replace its legacy incident management system with SAP's change request management system build into solution manager.

April 2009

A national public electric company anticipated hiring and on-boarding up to 200 employees within the next year and was in need of an automated tool to assist in attracting, capturing, tracking and processing the best qualified candidates in the market. The company is considering SAP’s eRecruitment module (as an option) as a complementary product to their existing SAP footprint. They engaged Vignon to assess its needs and recommend an approach to proceed with as SAP solution.

March 2009

Vignon Corporation, as a partner with Unisys, is awarded a contract by the Texas Office of Court Administration, to provide business analysis and software testing for the Automated Registry project.

February 2009

Kathy Blanck, Vignon CEO, is featured in the Dallas Business Journal article Ideas in Action. Read More

December 2008

CEO Kathy Blanck honored for building strong IT services and consulting firm. Entrepreneur and Women President's Organization honor Vignon as one of Entrepreneur's Top 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Led Companies. Read More

November 2008

Entrepreneur Magazine recognizes Vignon Corporation as one of Top 50 Fastest Growing Women-Led companies. Read More

June 2008

Vignon Corporation, in partnership with BearingPoint, is awarded a contract by Lincoln Electric System to implement the SAP Industry Solution - Utilities product.

April 2008

Vignon Corporation, in partnership with Salvaggio, Teal and Associates, is awarded a multi-year contract to provide IT staffing and services to the State of Louisiana for a state-wide SAP ERP project.

March 2008

Vignon Corporation as a partner with BearingPoint, is awarded a contract to provide IT services and staffing to the State of Missouri for a Motor Vehicle and Driver License system modernization.

Vignon assists a $3 billion regional railroad by providing business operations analysis and IT services in support of a merger and acquisition that also included a migration from PeopleSoft to SAP.

Vignon Corporation, in concert with Xpedient Technologies, is awarded a contract by Tarrant County, Texas to implement an Electronic Case Filing System.

October 2007

Vignon Corporation, in partnership with CIBER, has been awarded a contract by the Texas Office of the Attorney General to provide IT services and staffing for a range of projects.

March 2007

Vignon Corporation, in partnership with CIBER, is awarded a multi-year contract by the City of Dallas, Texas, to provide IT project management, and supplemental staffing and SAP implementation services.

January 2007

Vignon Corporation, in partnership with Software AG, is awarded a contract by the Texas Department of Insurance to provide technology migration services as Phase One of a larger initiative.

September 2006

Vignon Corporation awarded multi-year, prime vendor contract by the State of Texas Department of Information Resources to provide IT supplemental staffing services to all State agencies.

November 2005

Vignon Corporation, as a partner with BearingPoint, Hart InterCivic and Force V Technologies is awarded a contract by Dallas County to provide Land Record Management Scanning and Indexing services.

August 2005

Vignon Corporation, as a partner with BearingPoint, is awarded a contract to provide technical staffing services for the State of Texas Department of Public Safety.

CERTIFICATION NEWS

Vignon is registered on the Federal Government’s Central Contractors Registration (CCR) database and has also posted its information on the Federal Government’s Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA) website.

Vignon is prepared to take the steps necessary to obtain needed certifications at the Federal, State, and local levels as opportunities arise in those areas.