Hi-tech company opens its doors to the public for the first time to celebrate its 20th anniversary


Ciholas owner Mike Ciholas opens his secret lab for us to have a rare look inside where his company develops some of the most innovative technology projects.

“We’ve been involved in all sorts of different activities,” says Ciholas.

From sports analytics to army robotic bomb diffusers, visitors will have plenty to see.

“Sports we’ve done timing and tracking of athletes we’ve built things that have flown in space. We worked for the museum of the Bible we built their digital guide system for providing content.”

Along with a facility tour, visitors will also get to experience some new unreleased gaming systems.

Ciholas says their mission is to show proof that you don’t have to go far to see some of the world’s most hi-tech developments.

“There is a lot of hi-tech in Evansville. We do have local clients that are doing very cutting edge things. Things that are world class invented here and better than anything else some places.”

Ciholas says he doesn’t plan to move anytime soon.

“We’ve had a lot of support from our clients. from our customers. from the government as well Warrick County has been very helpful to us in this location.”

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(This story was originally published on February 13, 2019)

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