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January 8th Meeting ~ Breach Secure Now

Our first meeting of 2020 will be our an “In-Person” meeting in the new time slot and new format designed by our membership.

This meeting will be an “In-Person” meeting, and will begin on-time at 3:00pm and will last 2 Hours – concluding by 5:00pm. 

Wednesday, January 8th, 3:00pm – 5:00pm at the Microsoft PacWest office located at 1414 Northrup (in the Pearl district).

Kudos to Jeremy Christensen for arranging for this month’s featured presentation!!!

Our Technology Wizards Great Idea / Tech Talk will be presented by John Green, Nova Business Systems, Inc., 

This is a new 2-5 minute segment that features one of our members sharing a business, marketing or technical tip that they have found to be very helpful or valuable in their business. 

Wireshark – John will briefly discuss the benefits and capabilities of Wireshark and how it has helped his business.

Trust Secure Now – Breach Secure Now, Featuring Jennifer Ewing, Partner Engagement Manager

Security is of great concern to MSPs and we need all the help we can get to keep our businesses and our clients’ businesses protected as well as educating our clients in how best to protect themselves. Jenn will be covering how to strengthen end-user security down to the user level, and have a broader security conversation with their clients around security.

Presentation Overview:

·         What is the security threat landscape for the small and mid-size business

·         How are small and mid-sized businesses becoming compromised

·         What are the top threats (Dark Web, Phishing Threats)

·         What is the Dark Web

·         How do phishing emails contribute to data compromise

·         How to mitigate against security threats

·         Training, Phishing, Dark Web

·         Who is Breach Secure Now

·         What is our platform offering

·         How do we enable the partner channel to strengthen end-user security

Jennifer Ewing, Partner Engagement Manager, Trust Secure Now

Jennifer Ewing has been in the technology security for 20+ years and spent 16 years in the partner community where she has successfully started both managed security practices and security practices. Today, Jennifer consults with business owners in the partner community to help them with their go-to-market strategy around security, how to engage with clients around security and how to position the Breach Security Now platform.

May you all have a very Happy and Prosperous New Year, and I look forward to seeing all of you on Wednesday, January 8th, 2020.

Ken Shafer
President, Technology Wizards

Reminder: Technology Wizards meetings are intended for current Technology Wizards members or potential members.  Potential members must be owners or employees of a/an IT services business whose main purpose is to support small business using Microsoft products and services in some capacity. If you would like to learn more about Technology Wizards or attend as a visitor, Please let us know via the Contact page.