Jonathan Sessions, owner, Gravity

2016’s 20 Under 40: Jonathan Sessions, Gravity

20 Under 40 Jonathan Sessions Owner, Gravity Age: 33 Job description: Gravity is mid-Missouri’s Apple authorized service provider. We can fix any Mac made between 1980 and tomorrow. Whether in warranty or not, our goal is to get you up and running as quickly as possible. Additionally, we provide training, consultation and contracted support. My […]

PYSK: Jonathan Sessions

Job description: Gravity is mid-Missouri’s Apple Authorized Service Provider. We can fix any Mac made between 1980 and tomorrow. Whether in warranty or not, our goal is to get you up and running as quickly as possible. Additionally, we provide training, consultation and contracted support. My work revolves around making technology understandable, keeping it running […]

Tech Sessions: Catch the Wave

*Catch the Wave*Google Wave offers fast and easy collaboration, alternative to reply-all e-mails

Tech Sessions: Don’t get duped by overpriced cable

*Tech Sessions*Tech guru Jonathan Sessions declares war on cables.

Tech Sessions: Evaluating Mediacom’s business phone service

As Internet speeds continue to increase, service providers are able to utilize the expanded bandwidth for new services. Phone companies are now offering TV services, while cable companies are providing phone services. Mediacom has been providing phone services to homes for a while and just started a business phone service, providing much needed competition to […]

Tech Sessions: MiFi takes the chance out of connectivity

*Tech Sessions*Jonathan Sessions finds that MiFi takes the chance out of connectivity

Tech Sessions: Test driving a smart car

*Tech Sessions*Jonathan takes a Smart car for a test drive

Tech Sessions: Sounds trivial, but Twitter is a seriously useful tool

*Tech Sessions*Jonathan writes about businesses using Twitter, a micro-blog riding a new wave of online marketing

Tech Advice: Keep track of your company’s software, save time, money

*Tech Advice*Jonathan Sessions on the value of organizing software

Tech Advice: It’s better to give gifts (to a techie like me!) than to receive

*Special Section:*Jonathan Sessions recommends his top 10 executive gifts for the holidays.

Competitors beat updated iPhone to stores, but lose in comparison

*Tech Advice*Jonathan Sessions reviews iPhone challengers from Sprint, Verizon.

Tech Advice: MacBook Air: Thinnovation

*Air Tight* Jonathan Sessions on the new MacBook Air.

Tech Advice: Technology trade shows not just for nerds

*Tech Advice*Jonathan Sessions says tech shows aren’t just for nerds.

The Birds Have Landed

Evaluating the conditions of using Bird scooters. Last week, Jonathan Sessions and I were walking through the streets of Ann Arbor, Michigan with a group of other professionals from the Columbia Chamber of Commerce’s yearly Leadership Visit when Jonathan looked up from his phone and said, “There’s a nest nearby.” We dashed across the street […]

School Board Candidates Explain Vision Ahead of Election

Four candidates are vying for three open spots on the Columbia Public Schools Board of Education. Ahead of the election on April 4, CBT caught up with each candidate to hear about their vision for the district.     Paul Cushing After completing his first term as a Columbia Board of Education member, Paul is “familiar with […]

Head to Head

Columbia has its share of hot issues.      Head to Head: New Development vs. Historic Preservation How should Columbia build its future while protecting its past?   Originally, Tom Mendenhall loved development because of the dirt. Beginning in 1896, his family operated Boone Realty (now partnered with RE/MAX), and young Tom grew up playing […]

20 Under 40

Congratulations to CBT’s 2016 class of 20 Under 40, presented by Stephens College     Stephanie Wilmsmeyer Age: 34 Agent/Owner, Stephanie Wilmsmeyer – State Farm If Stephanie Wilmsmeyer had a third title, after agent and owner of a State Farm agency, it would probably be mentor. Wilmsmeyer has turned her agency into a training ground […]

2016’s 20 Under 40: Laura Roeder, Pure Barre

20 Under 40   Laura Roeder Co-Owner, Pure Barre Age: 36   Job description: Marketing, community outreach, teaching classes and basically anything that needs to be done in and out of the studio, including toilets! You never know where the day is going to take you, and I love that! Hometown: St. Louis. Years lived […]

The Steam on the Bus

My curiosity was piqued from the very first email. Asked to write about a new “makerspace” for the kids of our community, I was introduced to school board member Jonathan Sessions. “So this is even crazier,” Sessions wrote with enthusiasm. “It’s not just a space; it’s a bus!” He went on to describe the project […]

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