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September 9, 2020 Professional Development Meeting

September 09, 2020
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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7:00 PM

Cyber Security in a Cloud ERP World will cover:
  *   Risk is personal and relative for you individually and your company
  *   Threats are changing, so vigilance must too
  *   Cyber theft is big business and getting bigger
  *   Specific examples and stories of spear-phishing, theft, and hostage taking
  *   Three specific action items to protect yourself and your company


Mike Ritsema
Founder, President of i3 Business Solutions, LLC

Back in the technology heydays of the '90s, Mike Ritsema started off as an IBM Business Partner, then worked for IBM itself selling distribution and manufacturing software and hardware.  In 2001, Mike and his partner decided to venture into their own business selling professional IT services. Since then, i3 Business Solutions has grown significantly as one of the top managed service providers in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Mike is passionate about technology and its application personally and for business. He's dedicated to helping local organizations accelerate their productivity and profitability through the implementation of the latest and best technology solutions.

i3 Business Solutions accelerates business results by integrating technology solutions. Under Ritsema's leadership it won the Grand Rapids Chamber EPIC Award for Small Business 2014 and Michigan Celebrates Business 50 Companies to Watch 2019.

Mike is privileged to have served as both the Tri-Unity Christian School and Unto, Inc. Board President where some of his most gratifying work has occurred. He's a runner, including local 5K - 25K races, biker, golfer, "slow-motion" basketball player, reader, learner, and traveler. Essentially, he remains driven by anything that offers a new challenge.

With over 30 years of experience in the IT industry, Mike has deep knowledge on the following topics:
Speaking topics
Technology Marches On
Cyber-security: How to Protect Your Small Business
Technology's Impact on Business Productivity and Profits

For questions or assistance with registration, please contact Kathy, Chapter Administrator: [email protected] or (616) 490-8608.
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