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Charleston Executive IT Forum Promotes Thought Leadership in IT Community

Charleston, SC (March 2017) The Charleston Executive IT Forum (CEITF) is designed to promote knowledge sharing and discussion in the technical industry. Each meeting features a technical expert in a variety of topics from disaster recovery to compliance. Past events have featured experts on PCI compliance, hacking and security, and cyber insurance. The Charleston Executive IT Forum focuses on topics and issues that impact the technical industry and providing insight and thought leadership to local technology executives. Guests are invited to enjoy lunch while they listen to the speaker and participate in the Q&A session that follows the presentation.

The first meeting of 2017 will be held in March. It will feature Elizabeth Gartner, an expert in human capital and workforce management, who will discuss the changing way IT companies must think of their employees and signature research conducted at Allegis Global Solutions and the Human Capital Institute human capital and hiring challenges in the IT industry. This quarter, guests are invited to bring HR representatives from their company. All meetings are held in Charleston and sponsored by SoftwareONE, TEK Systems, and Immedion. For an invitation, please contact Krystal Rodgers, Immedion’s Charleston Inside Sales Representative, at

“Finding capable and qualified staff in the IT industry can be a major challenge,” said TEKsystems Senior Account Executive, Josh Soper. “We are excited about sponsoring a presentation this month that addresses meeting the challenges inherent in the hiring process.”

“Sharing knowledge and expertise in groups such as the Executive IT Forum allows leaders in the industry to remain at the forefront of technology trends,” said Jordy Schaffner, Business Development Manager at SoftwareONE. “This gives us unique insight into ways to address new technical challenges.”

“Immedion prides itself on remaining up to date on the latest technology to best serve our customers,” said Pat O’Brien, Immedion’s General Manager in Charleston. “Hosting and participating in our local technical community through groups such as this are an important part of remaining at the forefront of technology.”

About TEKsystems

TEKsystems is a subsidiary of the largest private talent management firm in the world. Their longstanding history and industry-leading position speak to our success in providing the IT staffing solutions, IT services and talent management insight required to actualize ROI and sustain a truly competitive advantage in a fast-changing market.

Their IT management expertise ensures their clients attract, develop and retain the best IT professionals required to meet their goals. They have the largest global network of credentialed IT professional to lead and support engagements. With over 100 locations, 5000 employees throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, TEKsystems deploys more than 80,000 technical professionals annually to support critical engagements at more than 6000 client sites, including 82% of the Fortune 500. In every local market, they build upon their pipelines of talented IT professionals, employing IT talent management best practices and ensuring employee value propositions stay competitive and compelling.

About SoftwareONE

SoftwareONE helps clients manage all aspects of their software portfolio, with the objective of reducing complexity, costs and risks for the client, while increasing the flexibility of their IT landscape to adjust to changing business needs. Its proprietary Software Portfolio Management (SPM) approach covers all aspects of the clients’ software lifecycle, which includes translating their business needs into a software portfolio strategy, optimizing both the procurement process and licensing conditions of the software deployed, and managing clients’ demand, utilization and deployment, as well as compliance with contracts in place.

Globally headquartered in Stans, Switzerland with a footprint in 145 countries, our 3000 technology consultants help our customers optimize all aspects of their software portfolio, leveraging our extensive technical and commercial expertise and strong knowledge of and relationships with all main publishers, such as Microsoft, Adobe, IBM, VMware, Oracle, Citrix, Symantec, McAfee, and many more.