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Name: FocusOn: Cloud Computing-Improving Your Products, Services, and Internal Communications
Date: November 30, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM HST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

COVID-19 has forever changed the way we communicate within our businesses and throughout our workdays. Technology has paved the way for better collaboration, more effective processes, greater efficiencies, and streamlined business practices. Join this FocusOn Zoom webinar as we explore some of the ways that cloud computing and technology enable better communication, regardless of the size of your business.

Guest Speakers:
Christine Lanning
Integrated Security Technologies, Inc. (IST), Loren Aquino, High Tech Hui and Deena White Tearney, Pacific Point joins the panel along with Adrian DiTucci, Microsoft and Stanley Lau, Hawaii Tech Support.




Christine Lanning
President
Integrated Security Technologies, Inc. (IST)

As the SBA Hawaii Leader of the Year in 2020, Christine Lanning leads an elite team of security system integrators as President of Integrated Security Technologies, Inc. (IST), a woman-owned, small disadvantaged 8a electrical contractor headquartered in Hawaii.  IST’s mission “Leading Hawaii to a Safer Place” reflects Christine’s history of commitment to the local community and the security industry. IST was awarded Hawaii Business Magazine’s Best Places to Work from 2013 to 2020, Pacific Business News Fastest 50 in 2020 and a 2020 Hawaii Business Magazine Top 250 Business.

Christine is a champion for culture building and leadership, promoting Ho’ohui (creating connections and building bridges together). She currently serves as 2nd Vice President of The Pacific Club, AFCEA Hawaii board of director, ASIS Hawaii Vice Chairman, Executive Committee Member of the Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Council (MAC), and PSA Security (North America’s largest electronic security cooperative) Board of Director.  She is also an active member of the InfraGard, Honolulu Navy League, and the National Association of Women in Construction.

In 2014 Christine was awarded ASIS (American Society for Industrial Security) Woman of the Year and in 2020 she was awarded the SBA Leader of the Year for Hawaii.  She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from University of Hawaii – West Oahu and a Master’s Degree in Information Systems from Hawaii Pacific University.


Deena White Tearney
Founder and CEO
Pacific Point

Deena White Tearney is the Founder and CEO of Pacific Point, a Salesforce Consulting Partner headquartered in Hawaii with locations in San Francisco, Denver, Sydney, and Singapore. Deena’s strong technical background in Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software development and consulting have given Pacific Point the underpinning needed to serve clients from large enterprises, small to medium businesses, Not-for-Profit organizations, and public sector government entities. Pacific Point was recently awarded as an Inc. 5000 company, which Deena attests to the excellence of her consulting team and the growing need for technology solutions that strengthen businesses. Deena is committed to the Pledge 1% movement and focuses her company's give-back efforts on inspiring youth to pursue careers in technology. In her podcast series, The Audio Project, Deena hosts clients and business executives in inspiring conversations on technology, business, and leadership. In between building a global team adept at delivering CRM solutions, Deena also loves getting some fresh air.


Loren Aquino
Partner & CXO
High Tech Hui

Loren is a partner and CXO at High Tech Hui, LLC, a Hawaii-based cybersecurity and IT consulting firm. He has over 25 years of experience in technology and has held every position in IT from network tech to senior executive. Prior to joining HI Tech Hui, he was the CTO at Pacxa, a locally owned IT consulting firm. On his downtime, he’s a total fanboy and LOVES Star Trek, Marvel, DC, etc. I mean, he’s in IT and it’s law, right? But he also enjoys some cool stuff like trail running, free diving and body boarding so he’s not that big of a geek. When asked about his biggest strength in IT, he says it’s being able to explain technical concepts in normal person language.



Adrian DiTucci
Business Sales Specialist
Microsoft

I have been on an incredible journey with Microsoft for over 6 years, assisting State and Local Government customers as well as our Schools and small to large Business to realize the potentials of the Microsoft Ecco System, from Hardware to Cloud solutions, all for their Business needs as well as for their personal life.

I have a long and diverse career in retail and field sales from Telecom and Wireless to Microsoft spanning 30+ years of direct business to business sales. Being born and raised in Hawaii I have a good and deep understanding of the culture and diversity of the life of a business in Hawaii.


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Stanley Lau
Founder
Hawaii Tech Support

Stanley Lau is the Founder of Hawaii Tech Support, a technology company focused on helping businesses effectively utilize technology.  Stan has over twenty years of experience in technology in areas including systems administration, security implementation, software development, project management, and technology consulting.  He leads the IT consulting firm that was twice recognized as one of Hawaii's Fastest 50 growing companies.  Stan earned his B.S. in Computer Science and Engineering from UCLA and was recognized by PBN as one of Hawaii's 40 under 40. 

Event Sponsors:
  • Microsoft Store
  • Hawaii Tech Support
  • YP Member: Dean Anthony Ramos, Dean's Solutions
  • Talent HR Solutions
Date/Time Information:
Monday, November 30, 2020
9:00 - 10:00 AM
Contact Information:
Gina Ho
Fees/Admission:
Chamber, YP and HFMA members: Complimentary
Non-members: $35
 
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