Category Archives: Past Events

March 8th Meeting ~ Roy Seney with StorageCraft

Our next Technology Wizards meeting will be Wednesday, March 8th, 1:30pm – 4:30pm at the Microsoft PacWest office located at 1414 Northrup (in the Pearl district).

StorageCraft – What’s new with StorageCraft?  Not just DR any more.

Roy Seney, Senior Sales Engineer

Roy will cover a number of topics including a number of new developments and changes with StorageCraft solutions and a Partner Portal Walk Through including:

  • Cloud Services
  • Cloud Backup
  • File Backup and Restore
  • Certification training to provide better margins.
  • Marketing tools that cost you nothing.
  • Deal Registration to provide better margins.
  • Current deals available to partner.
  • Q&A

Roy Seney, Senior Sales Engineer – Roy Seney is a Certified StorageCraft Engineer at StorageCraft Corporation.  Roy has 20 years of experience ranging from managing Top Secret Systems for the government (shhhh), to assisting Fortune 100-500 companies manage millions of documents.

More recently, Roy ran a successful MSP business.  After his successful 7 year run as an MSP, Roy wanted to help other MSPs protect their client’s data and joined StorageCraft as a Senior Sales Engineer.  When not helping protect critical business systems, Roy enjoys spending time with his 4+ year old son, Benjamin, 1.5 year old Samuel, wife Cassandra, and  Siberian Husky, Shadow.

Looking forward to your active participation in our meeting!

NOTE: Lunch will NOT be provided for this meeting. (The Board made the decision in late 2016 to discontinue providing lunch at our meetings on a regular basis, beginning in 2017.)

Ken Shafer

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.

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September 14th Meeting ~ The Future Through the Past Part 2

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August 10th Meeting ~ The Future Through the Past

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May 11th Meeting ~ The Future is Cloudy

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