Remembering Richard Hoskinson

We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Pam Hoskinson’s husband, Richard on December 6, 2019.  If you’ve had any dealings with VR&D, you have dealt with Pam and if you’ve attended any of our conferences, you’ve probably met Richard. Richard was a congenial, good natured and highly intelligent member of the VR&D family.   […]

Remembering Dick Dippery

I’m sorry to announce that Richard (Dick) Dippery passed away on July 14, 2019.  If you’ve had the opportunity to meet him, you knew Dick as a warm, highly talented person and a great supporter of VR&D and optimization technology in general. I met Dick in the mid-1980’s when he was a design engineer for […]