A Tale of Two Skill Sets

A Tale of Two Skill Sets By Russ Levanway, President Imagine a factory that manufactures parts for buses. All day, every day, the people in this factory work hard to follow protocol, solve problems when machinery fails, and hone their productivity and skill over time. Let’s say that one employee becomes especially good at making bus… Read more »

Employee Spotlight- Jeremy Judson

NAME Jeremy Judson JOB TITLE Remote Support Specialist LOCATION San Luis Obispo Tell us a little about yourself! I’m a gentleman rancher, a gaming nerd, a hobbyist sailor, and a tenacious problem solver. My wife, daughter and I moved back to the California’s Central Coast a few years ago to enjoy the unparalleled good climate… Read more »

Employee Spotlight- Thomas McMillen

NAME Thomas McMillen  JOB TITLE Remote Support Specialist LOCATION Santa Barbara Tell us a little about yourself! I’ve been around computers my whole life.   Where are you from? Born in Massachusetts but I have lived most of my life in California.   How long have you been working at CIO Solutions? 3 years If… Read more »

Am I Getting Through?

Am I Getting Through? By Russ Levanway, President At one year after CIO Solutions brought on TekTegrity, we have a lot to celebrate, and a lot more still to do when it comes to integrating. It’s sort of like a marriage after one year: the vows have been spoken, the cake has been cut, the honeymoon… Read more »

Interoperability: Can’t We All Just Get Along?

Interoperability: Can’t We All Just Get Along? By Russ Levanway, President I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the Samsung Galaxy Fold, the bleeding-edge new mobile phone that claims to defy categorization. If you haven’t seen it, the Galaxy Fold is a foldable smartphone with a barely discernible seam down the middle. The user literally unfolds… Read more »

Employee Spotlight- Stuart Warren

Name Stuart Warren What's your job title? Rapid Response Team Which location do you work out of? Santa Barbara     Tell us a little about yourself! I'm a father, author (Spirit of Orn and Tall Men and Other Tales, to name a few.) and amateur guitar player. I work hard, play harder (by reading... Read more »

Bringing the mission home

By Russ Levanway, President We recently held an annual planning meeting with the leadership team kicked things off by creating a new business plan for the year. Sound routine? It wasn’t. In light of our recent merger, we need the entire team, originating from both companies, to be on the same page. And the only way... Read more »