Stellar Systems Staff

Andy FograscherPresident

Email: acf@ssinet.com
Phone: 309-677-7350 x16

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Interests & Hobbies:
Sailing, Skiing, Biking, Reading, Theater.

Mini Biography:
Andy has over 23 years of experience in computers and software development.

He is knowledgeable in Database Design, SQL, and Software Development using a variety of languages including Visual Basic, Visual C, Access.

Andy has experience developing websites of all types from simple home pages to advanced, database driven e-commerce sites.

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Articles by Andy Fograscher

Title: The wonderful world of digital photography
Author: Andy Fograscher
Publication: The Peoria Woman
Date: 8/15/2002
Abstract: One technology that has forced me to change my "wait and see" attitude is the advent of the affordable digital camera.


Articles Mentioning Andy Fograscher

Title: Think Before You Send
Author: Scott Hilyard
Publication: Peoria Journal Star
Date: 11/2/1999
Abstract: E-mails sent at work can be intercepted by your boss, possibly costing your job

Mentions:
Andy Fograscher


Testimonials:

quote start I am pleased to provide you an outstanding and nothing but positive reference for Andy and everyone at Stellar. Through the years Stellar has provided great customer service, shared their talents, vision, and always forward-thinking solutions to any problem. Budgets are spot-on. Phone calls and emails returned in a timely manner. But, more importantly, they're good people. My relationship with Stellar spans some 10-12 years. quote end

Steve Wilson, Proctor Hospital
- To Andy Fograscher

quote start YAAAAAAYYYYYYY!!!!!!!!! Thanks! quote end

Sheri McGill, Executive Director of Peoria Promise
- To Andy Fograscher, Matthew M Nosbisch
Project Description

Working collaboratively with Peoria Promise and ICC, we developed a new online scholarship application process. The application which is integrated with ICC's student data network, provides increased access and a simplified process for students. Those who do not have a computer are able to use their mobile phone to apply.

quote start Awesome! Stellar team you truly live up to your name! Thank you for going above and beyond to bring all of this to life in such a short time frame! quote end

Nicole Couri Wood, Executive Director, Peoria Charter School Initiative
- To Andy Fograscher, Matt Ruder, Jeff Machacek
Project Description

Stellar Systems assisted the High School and Middle School to implement a new computer network and several new programs to facilitate communication and learning between the faculty, staff, students and families.

quote start Stellar Systems has been providing email service and website support to Bard Optical for over a year now. Thanks to the professional training I've received from Andy and Matt, I feel confident maintaining the Bard website now. Last year, Matt was a great partner in developing a new interface and navigation to my design for the revamped Bard website. I would recommend Stellar to any small (or large) business looking to increase SEO or gain knowledge of web marketing. Thank you Stellar! quote end

Jane Scott, Marketing Director for Bard Optical
- To Andy Fograscher
Project Description

We worked with Jane to completely redesign and update thier website. Jane provided the creative direction and graphics and we constructed the database, web pages and a simple, easy to use content management system to keep the site fresh and up to date.

quote start Andy, Matt did an awesome job. That guy deserves a raise! Thanks for the follow up. Greatly appreciate you and your team of employees! quote end

quote start I wanted to say how great it is working with Matt and wonderful he has been setting up my new laptop. It is a joy working with someone who knows what they are doing and is very responsive to our needs. Thanks and it is a pleasure doing business with Stellar. quote end

quote start EXCELLENT!. You do good work. quote end

Project Description

On this project, we implemented an online reservation and ticketing system for Peoria Charter. The system allows college student to reserve and pay for tickets online.

quote start Andy, I just wanted to send you a note to tell you how much help you provided the Accounting Department this past week. Not only did you get our software up and running, but you also did a great job in communicating with the people in Payroll and providing structure for our accounting staff.

Obviously, everyone here has a lot of respect for your technical ability. You also did a great job in working with our staff. Thanks a bunch. quote end

Customer Development Corporation
- To Andy Fograscher

quote start You and your staff have always been honest, up front, and correct about whatever we have done together. I find that an oddity in the computer business. I have always spoken very highly and recommended your company to anyone looking for a new computer system, and will continue to do so. quote end

Dan Reese, GFE Manufacturing, Inc
- To Andy Fograscher

quote start You did a very very good job considering the size and complexity of this project. thanks from all of the Illinois Dentists.... It will be such a great improvement over what they have had in the past, I cannot imagine anyone that will not like the site. If they do not go "WOW" it is because they have absolutely no idea how difficult or how much time it takes to get things just right. You guys are the best! quote end

Project Description

Stellar Systems revamped the entire ISDS website and added functionality including protected member information, online payments, events calendars and the ability to maintain the site on their own.