Category: Office Events

It’s ‘Bring Your Dog to Work Day’ at AST!


It’s a dog’s day in the AST home office today! The dog days of summer are over (although, it’s nearly 100 degrees in Chicagoland today – the first day of Fall!), but we’re having our own dog day here in

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AST Holds 3rd Annual Chili Cook-off and Halloween Event!

Chili Cook-off 2016 Winner

For the third year in a row, AST held its fall chili cook-off and Halloween event today in the Naperville home office. This year’s chili contestants went above and beyond!  We had chilis ranging from “Cubs on Fire” (a spicy

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AST Swings into September!


Well, that was fast!  Suddenly, it’s September, and cooler temperatures, fall colors, and football season are right around the corner! While we do love a crisp fall day and putting the heat waves behind us, we don’t want to let

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Summer Fun at AST!


Here we are in the dead of the summer heat in Illinois, and we know better than to let it pass by without some AST summer fun!  Before we know it, we’ll be battling the snow and ice on our

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Cricket, Cricket – Competition Heating Up for Next Friday’s Match!

Cricket 2016

It’s that time again – Summer fun and games at AST!  Next Friday will kick off our Summer 2016 Sports Break season with a Cricket match in our back yard. If you plan to be at the corporate office next

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AST Progressive Potluck: This Friday!


Sometimes it can be difficult to get activity in during the workday.  We often get wrapped up in tasks and forget to step away from our desks, walk around, and visit with our co-workers – even during the lunch hour!

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AST ‘Puppy Break’: March 25, 2016


Thanks to Dog Patch Pet & Feed of Naperville for bringing these sweet pups in to visit us last Friday!

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AST Prepares for the Big Game with Annual SOUPer Bowl Competition!

The Big Game is kind of a big deal for us here at AST.  We are ramping up for Sunday with a little friendly competition of our own – the 2nd Annual AST Souper Bowl Competition! On Friday, February 5th,

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