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David Thompson

Managing Partner
Email: David.Thompson@DigAssurance.com
Phone: +1.262.325.9811

A unique technology skill set along with an inherent creative ability, give me a unique perspective in communicating our security solutions. Having earned Microsoft certifications including a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), I’ve helped numerous clients understand the information technology solutions needed to run their businesses.

Now we find Information Technology Security is the primary focus. There’s a real need bring awareness to the various security challenges we’re confronted with more and more frequently. Our team of Solutions Advisors provide not only a broader scope of cyber security solutions, they offer the extensive wisdom and experience critical to strategic planning.

Through trust-based content marketing, end user training, and strategic partnering, with cyber security products, we’ll demonstrate our competency providing cyber-security solutions.

My commitment and main purpose is to build strong relationships and awareness of effective cyber-security solutions, with our clients, prospective clients, advisors and business partners so that together we’ll effectively secure our futures.

EXPERIENCE

  • Lead Instructor and Mentor: A+, Network+, MCP+I, MCP 2000, MCSE, MCNPS, CCSP
  • Information Technology Sales Manager for two Milwaukee sales teams
  • Re-established a relationship with the third largest law firm in Wisconsin resulting in a multi-level infrastructure upgrade valued at over $350,000.00
  • Awarded the Telecommunications Support Contract for a large County Agency valued at $1.1 million
  • Coordinated weekly with 7 other Earthlink IT Sales Managers and Engineers to strategically plan our sales team’s success
  • Developed weekly "Lunch and Learn" sales training seminars for Managed IT Cloud Hosting solutions
  • Engineered technology solutions for business clients, understanding how to solve business problems implementing Managed Cloud Hosting and SaaS solutions. Working directly with the sales teams and C-Level clients Cloud Hosting sales increased by 71%. Designed a Cloud-Based Network Solution for one of the largest Cloud Hosting clients in Milwaukee
  • Designed a multi-site ShoreTel VoIP system for a premier enterprise level ambulance firm in the greater Milwaukee area and for the corporate offices of an enterprise level chemical manufacturing firm in the Racine area
  • Working directly with the Vice President of Operations, jointly developed a large Managed Services products and service solution
  • Data Center Administrator level for all systems and security
  • Provided Data Center client solutions for rack space, power, bandwidth, and Cloud Hosting

  • SERVICES

  • DigAwareness™ Security Awareness
  • Solutions Advisor
  • Assessment and Deployment
  • Policy/Procedures/Standards/Guidelines
  • NIST CSF
  • Continuous compliance program / process
  • CREDENTIALS

  • MCSE – Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
  • MCP – Microsoft Certified Professional
  • Network+ CompTIA
  • A+ CompTIA
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) - Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services, 4.0

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Member: ISSA - Information Systems Security Association
  • Member: IAPP - International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • Member: WVO - World Voices Organization