TechSmart Consulting Inc. was founded in September 2002 by Julie Vouri. TechSmart specializes in technical communication consulting and training.
Julie Vouri has a Bachelor of Science degree (honours) in technical communication and computer science, and a Master of Business Administration degree. She has two decades of experience in various aspects of technical communication and information systems. Julie has been a technical writer, editor, trainer, project manager, supervisor, team leader and manager.
After completing a 13-year career at a major energy company, Julie launched TechSmart.
Julie's extensive technical writing work ranges from implementing company-wide documentation standards to developing a company’s first online documentation repository to creating, editing and managing an 18-volume set of information systems best practices. She has also documented process flows and work procedures, written policies, and developed and managed intranet sites.
She is a seasoned instructor, employing strategies guaranteed to engage participants. Students leave Julie's workshops energized and armed with easy-to-use techniques for improved written communication.
Julie holds the following memberships:
- Senior member, Society for Technical Communication
- Certification Committee member, Society for Technical Communication
- Advisory Committee member, Mount Royal University's Technical Writing Extension Certificate Program
In 2010, TechSmart expanded to offer recruiting and placement of technical writers for clients.