12/11/17 – Pepco Holdings, Inc. (PHI) and The Precisionists, Inc. (TPI) are expanding their partnership to create dozens of jobs for autistic adults. This announcement took place at a press conference held at TPI's headquarters in Wilmington, Delaware. Among those attending the event were Mike Poncia, VP Customer Service for PHI, Ernie Dianastasis, CEO for TPI, the Hon. Jack Markell, former Governor of Delaware, and Gary Stockbridge, Regional President of Delmarva Power. View the full press release here
4/20/17 – UBS launches pilot program to support employment of individuals with autism. The program will begin in Nashville in partnership with The Precisionists.
“Ernie became a role model for engaging the corporate and local community in creating jobs for autistic people. I am excited about Ernie taking the next step in combining business with a social mission. I look very much forward to a strong and scalable partnership with The Precisionists, and I will encourage employers to benefit from Ernie’s experience as a proven leader in the field of giving companies access to the untapped talents of autistic people.”
“To us, this ongoing partnership is about the power of opportunities. It will mean employment opportunities for individuals across a broad range of disabilities. The Precisionists will know exactly how to best utilize the many strengths of people with disabilities to deliver excellent technology and business administrative services to major corporations.”