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Creating a Culture of Inclusion | Team Diversity and Women in Leadership

The first of a two-part series, ‘Creating a Culture of Inclusion’, was held on August 22nd. Mary Patry, IT Executive Coach and Advisor at ITEffectively, lead the conversation among a community of women in senior IT roles. "Freeing yourself was one thing, claiming ownership of that freed self was another." - Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize [...]

2019-10-03T11:10:24-04:00August 29th, 2019|Categories: Corporate Citizenship, Leadership, MIDMRKT Forum, News|Tags: , , , , , |

MIDMRKT CIO Forum | Day Three Recap

It was another insightful and value-filled day at the MIDMRKT CIO Forum. IT executives again attended boardroom sessions to learn more from our vetted and trusted solution providers. The midday keynote featured Justin Fier, Director for Cyber Intelligence and Analysis at Darktrace, and Arthur Braunstein, VP of U.S. Sales at Morphisec, who provided a deep dive into [...]

2019-10-01T17:24:46-04:00April 9th, 2019|Categories: MIDMRKT Forum, News, Top Solution Providers|Tags: , , |

MIDMRKT CIO Forum | Day Two Recap

Day Two at the MIDMRKT CIO Forum started with a series of boardroom discussions, held by several solution providers. In these intimate sessions, executives had the opportunity to sit with peers and potential solution providers to discuss new products and services. Boardroom discussions were held throughout the day, complemented by a lunch keynote presentation, [...]

2019-10-01T17:20:40-04:00April 9th, 2019|Categories: MIDMRKT Forum, News|Tags: , , |

MIDMRKT CIO Forum | Day One Recap

Yesterday marked MIDMRKT Suite’s 10 year anniversary, and we celebrated by welcoming 120 IT executives and 54 solution providers to the 2019 Spring CIO Forum. As attendees were checking in, I spoke with RC Woodson, VP, IT at Doyon Limited, who explained why he attends the MIDMRKT CIO Forum. “I come to this event [...]

2019-10-01T17:15:45-04:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: MIDMRKT Forum, News|Tags: , |

Young Appointed Chair of Midmarket CIO Forum Advisory Board

Jeff Young, CIO Haynes International, will chair the Midmarket CIO Forum Advisory Board. Boardroom Events is honored to announce Jeff Young, Vice President and CIO at Haynes International, has been appointed Chairman of the Midmarket CIO Forum Advisory Board. “Jeff was the ideal candidate for the chairman’s post to help better manage and [...]

2018-04-25T10:53:46-04:00April 25th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Midmarket CIO, Vendors Honored at Spring 2018 Forum

Boardroom Events announced the winners of their Vendor Excellence and Midmarket CIO Awards, recognizing leaders in midmarket sector technology collaboration. “These providers customize their products and services to meet the unique needs of the midmarket space,” said Charles Badoian, President of Boardroom Events. “We focus on assisting executives on their professional journeys, and these awards [...]

2018-04-13T16:58:02-04:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

GDPR: How to Love and Safeguard Everyone’s Data

In three months, the General Data Protection Regulation goes into effect. I know what you’re thinking...not another bloody acronym! This one comes to us from across the pond, courtesy of the European Union.  “Who cares?” you may say, safely occupying your CIO office here in the good ol’ USA.  “Arguably the biggest change to the [...]

2018-02-19T22:09:56-05:00February 19th, 2018|Categories: Data Management, News|Tags: , , , , |

Midmarket CIO Award Finalists Announced

Boardroom Events is proud to announce the finalists for the Fall 2017 Midmarket CIO Award of Excellence. The winner will be honored on Tuesday, October 17 at the conclusion of Midmarket CIO Forum in Austin, TX. Chidi Alams, Heartland Automotive Services Heartland Automotive Services, the largest franchisee of quick lube retail service stores [...]

2017-10-25T11:21:19-04:00September 27th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Leadership, News|

5 Tech Trends in the Midmarket Space

Technology is a fast-paced industry, and it has created new possibilities uniquely suited for midmarket companies. In the last decade, the landscape of the business world has drastically changed; issues like talent shortages and security attacks have forced everyone to do more with less. As many technologies mature, midmarket businesses now have a host of [...]

2017-08-22T13:45:31-04:00August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Blog, News|Tags: , , |

Pivot3 acquisition boosts hyperconvergence offerings for midmarket

The ink was still drying on this year’s merger of Pivot3 and NexGen Storage in early March when Boardroom Events spoke with Chief Marketing Officer Bruce Milne. The partnership promises an expanded offering where lean IT teams and tight budgets keep large-scale storage arrays and management just beyond reach for companies in the midmarket space. [...]

2017-02-26T12:07:53-05:00April 27th, 2016|Categories: Blog, News|Tags: , , |