MGMWERX Awarded $50K Grant From Alabama Power Foundation

MONTGOMERY – With the support of a $50,000 grant from the Alabama Power Foundation, MGMWERX will continue to lead in the areas of collaboration, innovation, and creating improvement through education, technology, and programming. As the collaboration and innovation hub for Air University (AU) at Maxwell Air Force Base, partnerships with organizations like Alabama Power also […]

DEFENSEWERX Board Member, Bernard Johnson, Visits Montgomery Innovation Hub

Monday, May 10, MGMWERX was proud to host DEFENSEWERX’s Board of Directors member, Bernard Johnson. After a quick tour of the Montgomery, AL Innovation Hub, MGMWERX Director, Brig. Gen (Ret.) Trent Edwards, introduced MGMWERX Staff to Mr. Johnson and explained the various programs, projects, and services provided by MGMWERX. “It is so important for DEFENSEWERX […]

Brig General (Ret) Trent H. Edwards Announced as New Director of MGMWERX

Brig General (Ret) Trent H. Edwards Announced as New Director of MGMWERX MONTGOMERY – MGMWERX recently announced the hiring of new Director Brig General (Ret) Trent H. Edwards. Edwards comes to MGMWERX from the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce where he served as Senior Vice President of Military and Community.  In addition to his career […]

MGMWERX I&C Team Welcomes John Bratcher

Montgomery, ALA.  —  MGMWERX is happy to announce that John “JB” Bratcher has joined the Innovation team as an Innovation & Collaboration Specialist.  A North Carolina native, JB will support the Innovation & Collaboration Principal in research and strategy.  John’s extensive expertise in problem solving, instructional system design, planning, and organizational management will be a […]

Abrams Joins the MGMWERX Marketing Team

Joley Abrams is the new Marketing Assistant for MGMWERX in Montgomery, Alabama.  A creative and pioneering professional with expertise in promotions, customer service, and marketing, Joley is responsible for social media messaging and marketing. Prior to joining MGMWERX, Joley was an Operations Director for Strykers Gymnastics in Luverne, AL.  Her skills in customer service and project management gained her gym 100s […]

MGMWERX Secures Virtual Reality Education for Booker T. Washington Students

MONTGOMERY – MGMWERX, on behalf of the Air University, recently orchestrated the installment of two virtual reality stations at Booker T. Washington Magnet High School in Montgomery. Lobaki, a virtual reality company and academy, implemented the installation, will facilitate the training of select teachers at the high school. In turn, this Virtual Reality academy will […]

MGMWERX Hosts PME Technology Showcase

In late October, MGMWERX hosted a live technology showcase presenting state-of-the-art instruments utilized for the delivery of content for instruction.  With both military and civilian attendees, leaders in professional education technology, including Design Interactive, Overmatch, Bevilacqua Research Corporation, Dynepic, and The DVI Group, presented expertise and processes on the subject matter.   “This event was […]

Project Flash Ready for the Military

(Montgomery, Ala.) – Earlier this year, the Blue Horizons research task force teamed up with MGMWERX to host a challenge for robotics teams from schools in the River Region. The teams were tasked with creating prototypes of a protective shell for a raspberry pi computer and battery. GEARS, Inc. from Eastwood and Cornerstone Schools went […]

Black Horizon Adopted By U.S. Space Force

(Montgomery, Ala.) – Black Horizon, a space app developed to assist with space education, has now been adopted by the U.S. Space Force. The app, originally developed as a result of the Spacecraft Engagement Simulation Experiment Challenge by MGMWERX and later debuted at the 35th Space Symposium, was recently contracted by the SMC STAO to […]