San Francisco is known for their food, cable cars and of course the Golden Gate Bridge, but being less than an hour away from Silicon Valley, it’s also known for technology. If you’re attending this year’s Oracle OpenWorld, September is one of the best time to visit this city. The conference is located at the Moscone Convention Center and it is within walking distance to many wonderful restaurants.
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Tawana Dyer is the Oracle Alliance Director at Apps Associates. She developed her deep Oracle skills in senior sales, marketing, and operations executive positions over her career and is adept at navigating organizational change that comes with large scale implementations. Developing sales strategies and Partner/Channel development are her specialties.
What has always struck me about the Salesforce World Tour
gatherings is the energy in the room. It is a one-day, jam packed event meant to get all your Salesforce mojo in gear for the rest of the year. In order to get the most out of the event, I have some tips for you that will help you be a Salesforce Trailblazer.
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Jaime Seagraves is a Vice President at Apps Associates. He is a seasoned professional with 18 years of experience in the ever changing Information Technology Industry. Jaime consistently achieves measurable results in a very competitive, fast-paced environment and excels at identifying business opportunities, planning sales strategies, and cultivating long-term relationships. His focus is sales and account management for the firm. As a daily user of SF.com, Jaime’s true passion and background is with Analytics. He has been a key leader in some of the largest Big Data and Analytics implementations in the world. Jaime currently sits on Rutgers University Advisory Board for Big Data & Analytics.
One of my classes in high school was accounting. During that time, I needed a tonsillectomy. I was out of my class for a while but I brought the work home with me so I wouldn’t fall behind. When I came back, I was actually two months ahead of my class. Go figure.
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Todd Ledet is Practice Manager, Oracle Cloud, at Apps Associates, LLC. He discovered, at a young age, he had a knack for accounting and (later on) implementing software which led him to the consulting profession. Todd has over 17 years’ experience with management, project management, and financial experience.
Collaborate 19 is the world biggest Oracle user conference that takes place every spring. This year, the event starts on April 7th and ends on April 11th, and for the very first time, it is being held in San Antonio, Texas.
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Kai Glittenberg works with Oracle for more than 10 year and nearly 10 years at Apps Associates. He has experience with DBA and applications-DBA and knows the Oracle stack very well. Also, he regularly presents sessions on Oracle conferences like Collaborate or DOAG.
A little introduction
As someone who has attended the last 4 AWS re:Invent conferences as well as numerous summits, it’s been exciting to see the evolution of AWS from a niche infrastructure solution to that of a true enterprise grade hosting platform. Being new to Apps Associates, and the application landscape we operate in, it has been very eye opening to learn about some of the lesser known Tier 1 applications the world’s largest organizations rely on, and the subsequent hosting challenges associated with the adoption of cloud infrastructure.
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Anthony is a seasoned Sales Professional with over 8 years of experience. Anthony brings a unique combination of technical knowledge combined with relationship building skills that enables him to add value at all stages of the sales cycle. Anthony is responsible for business development for the West Coast. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Anthony worked for Okera, NS1, Internap, and Siemens PLM. Anthony graduated from the University of California, Berkley with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.
A little bit about me
So, I am presenting a session at Oracle Modern Business Experience but before I get into that, let me tell you a little bit about myself. I earned my Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies from the University of Massachusetts, in Amherst, Massachusetts. I decided the legal career path wasn’t for me so I switched and began my career in sales operations with supply chain planning. I was responsible for new product information for a software company. I worked with internal teams to forecast and plan our contract manufacturing organization and third party logistics to coordinate manufacturing, engineer change orders, and shipments.
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Jaret Balter is the Director, Applications Delivery at Apps Associates LLC. With 13 years of SCM consulting experience across a wide of range of industries, Jaret brings a track record of implementing successful projects, helping develop more refined business processes and training clients to leverage the most out of their ERP system and solutions.