Inc. 500 Update: GATR Technologies in Haiti

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While Gierow says that sending GATR's systems to help humanitarian organizations in relief efforts is a side of his business that will never be a money-maker, he admits that he doesn't necessarily want it to become one. "But," he says, "every time a disaster hits, we can show how quickly we can respond and how much data we can push."

Here, Hoffman stands with a fully deployed GATR antenna at Bogus Basin ski resort in Boise, Idaho. GATR antennae are operable in extreme conditions, from intense heat and humidity, to freezing temperatures with high winds.