CIO and Chief Security Fanatic
For over 25 years, Nick has been on a first name basis with computers. By the time he was 12 he was building computers and programming in nine different languages. At fifteen he landed his first job in the IT field and at nineteen founded Windy City Networks, Inc. After 15 successful years, Nick joined forces with BSSi2 as the CIO & Chief Security Fanatic in 2013.
As an expert in security and network infrastructure on every platform, Nick has consulted with clients ranging from a few computers to the Fortune 100 level. He has designed, built, and implemented multinational networks, encryption systems, and multi-tiered infrastructures as well as small business environments. He is passionate about emerging technology and enjoys keeping current by creating, breaking, and fixing test environments.
An industry thought leader, Nick is sought after for his advice on the future of technology and how it will impact every day businesses and consumers. Nick has been quoted in Forbes, Yahoo!, American Express, CIO, EnterpriseTech, ITWorld, ComputerWorld, Solutions Review, InfoSec, CSO and other publications regarding various technology and business leadership topics. He is the award winning co-author of a bestselling book on cybersecurity called "Easy Prey" which was published in August, 2016. He is also a regular columnist for SmartFile writing on security, technology and the future. An accomplished speaker, Nick regularly speaks to audiences about Cybersecurity, technology and business management.
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