Ed Shanker, MS

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIST & COMMUNICATOR


How can you turn technology into a power tool that can move your business forward instead of a problem that costs you time and money? Ed understands you just want your computer to work. But in today’s world, technology drives your business, both for profitability and for guiding solutions to the world’s biggest problems. Every business needs a proactive IT system to remain competitive, innovative, and relevant.

Ed creates effective and secure IT infrastructure, policy, and procedures. He is dedicated to crafting solutions that enable businesses to operate in the ‘zone’ where technology, business, and humanity achieve synergy. In addition, he is an expert in network security, data backup and recovery, and cloud computing.

Before he was 30, Ed received a Master’s degree in Information Systems and worked as a college professor, karate instructor, professional musician, bouncer, psychological caseworker, programmer/analyst, and consultant.

Since founding his first company in 1979, Ed has been effective and dedicated to mastering his craft by diligently pursuing knowledge in the fields of technology, cyber-security, business management, compliance, and marketing,

Ed, a managed service provider and consultant, is also a popular speaker, lecturing on topics as diverse as body-language and cyber-security.

Core Competencies

- Network Design & implementation
- Cyber-security
- Systems Analysis
- Business Management
- Problem Resolution
- Customer service
- Listening

Interests and Activities

- Reading
- Martial arts (currently Brazilian Jiu Jitsu)
- Music (piano and keyboard player)
- Gardening
- Skiing