Monthly Archives: October 2023

Meet the Presto Geosystems Team: Get to Know Lauren

Meet Lauren Armstrong, the newest member at Presto Geosystems, who joined the team in August 2023. Hailing from a small town near Chicago, Lauren has had quite the career journey. She began her career in IT in downtown Chicago, later transitioning to the Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP) industry, with her persistent passion for business development guiding her every step. Now at Presto Geosystems, she’s learning all about geosynthetics and facing new challenges head-on. Join Lauren as she shares insights from her past experiences, aspirations for the future, and the path that led her to Presto Geosystems. How long have you been with Presto Geosystems? I am pretty new to the crew—I started at Presto Geosystems in August 2023. Can you tell us a bit about your background? I have lived in a small town that is about 50 miles southwest of Chicago for my entire life. While it may not be the most exciting place in the world, I can’t imagine living anywhere else.  I attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and graduated with a degree in Marketing. My first job out of college was in downtown Chicago at an IT company working as an Account Manager.  The idea… Read more »