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.
Continue reading “Meet Collaborate 19 Speaker – Todd Ledet!”
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.
Continue reading “Meet Oracle Modern Business Experience Speaker Jaret Balter”
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.
Apps Associates, LLC is proud to announce the successful completion of its annual Type 2, SOC 1 and Type 2 , SOC 2 examinations, for its Remote Database Administration and Hosted Managed Services. The resulting reports, issued by Schellman & Company, LLC, cover the period of January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018.
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Cyndee is the Information Security Officer and Director, Enterprise Governance and a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). In addition to possessing a background in audit and compliance, Cyndee’s experience extends into IT security, user interface design, process improvement and information architecture. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Cyndee held positions at Charter Communications and Data Intensity.
Elevate in 2019
I am fresh from our recent sales kick-off meeting in Boston where we had our talented sales, delivery, and marketing teams together with leadership to ensure that we continue to provide the best value to our customers on their journey to the cloud. Our theme was Elevate and we did just that, bringing in key partners and customers to speak first-hand about why they selected Apps Associates to move and manage their business critical Oracle applications to the cloud. Apps Associates is a customer-centric organization so hearing first-hand from our customers and having the opportunity to engage was a critical ingredient to our success. How organizations can get their legacy Oracle Applications to the cloud was the focus of the conversation while addressing the benefits and challenges of doing so.
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Paul Vian is Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Apps Associates. Paul is responsible for driving growth across Apps Associates’s portfolio of services. Paul has over 20 years of sales and marketing leadership experience, predominantly servicing clients’s infrastructure needs across the US and Europe. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Paul worked for INAP and Verizon Business in a variety of marketing and sales leadership roles.