>David Allen

About David Allen

After dropping out of College to focus on video production and graphic design, David decided to become a strength coach. And, after deciding to no longer be a strength coach, he went back to college. This resulted in a Masters degree in mathematics. His wife, fortunately, is very supportive. Currently, he is living in Toulouse, France where his wife teaches English. Apart from his work, you might find David café loitering, rock climbing, or skiing. He does, in fact, enjoy most caffeine-fueled, mountain-based activities.

Happy National Cyber Security Awareness Month!

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Card Technology, Knowledge, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

October is a busy month—in addition to being "Inktober," "Filmtober," and the month that gave us Jeff Goldblum —it happens to be National Cyber Security Awareness Month. We'd be remiss if we didn't use this opportunity [...]

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Cleveland Rape Crisis Center—Nonprofit of the Month

By | October 4th, 2017|Categories: News, Nonprofit of the Month|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Since 2015, we are proud to say we work with such a great institution as Cleveland Rape Crisis Center. They have been working towards the elimination of sexual violence through the support of survivors of [...]

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More Than an ID Card Printing Service

By | September 28th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As an alternate title, I might have gone with "don't reinvent the wheel;" but I was once told to avoid cliches like the wind. Recently, I was migrating an extremely massive contact list from one big [...]

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Anchorage Children’s Home—Nonprofit of the Month

By | August 28th, 2017|Categories: News, Nonprofit of the Month|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Anchorage Children's homes has been a member of the InstantCard family since 2012. Anchorage Children's Home's mission is to be an Anchor for today's children, strengthening tomorrow's families. Anchorage Children's Homes was founded by a small [...]

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iOS 11 Supports QR Code Scanning (Yup, Without Having to Download Anything Else)

By | August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Card Technology, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sometimes it's the small things. At WWDC 2017 Apple unveiled their new HomePod, major changes to their App store, and the new iOS 11. But, in all of that, we were most interested in the small [...]

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Our Credential Verification Service now supports time logging

By | August 11th, 2017|Categories: Card Technology, Videos|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We recently teamed up with TapTrack to make our Credential Verification Service even better. Now, you can use your CVS ID badges to have works check-in and check-out of a work site—one more way CVS [...]

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InstantCard—Secure Enough for The REAL ID Act.

By | August 8th, 2017|Categories: News, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In 2005, congress passed the REAL ID Act—establishing security standards for IDs to be federally recognized. (Officially, this is referred to as “H.R.1268: Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Tsunami [...]

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Baptist Children’s Homes—Nonprofit of the Month

By | August 1st, 2017|Categories: News, Nonprofit of the Month|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We have been partnered with Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina since 2009. They provide programs and services for children of all ages, teen mothers, single mothers and their children, developmentally disabled adults as well as [...]

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Casa Esperanza—Nonprofit of the Month

By | June 29th, 2017|Categories: News, Nonprofit of the Month|Tags: , , , , , , , |

At InstantCard, we're proud to say that we've been working with Casa Esperanza since 2012. Based in Boston, they have been serving Latinos for more than thirty years. They provide innovative, culturally-relevant, and evidence-based approaches to chronic disease [...]

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Variety Child Learning Center—Nonprofit of the Month

By | May 29th, 2017|Categories: News, Nonprofit of the Month|Tags: , , , , |

We've been working with the wonderful people at Variety Child Learning Center creating their employee ID badges since 2008. We are extremely proud of this partnership, as their commitment to special education and family support [...]

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