Simeio Coffee Talks

Ask Us Anything Series on Various Identity and Access Management

Schedule for May 2020

Ask me Anything about Maximizing the value of your IAM Solutions & Investments: James Quick & Rob Streets

Date: Wednesday, May 6th, 2020.

Time: 12:30pm EDT

Now, more than ever, identity and access management (IAM) has become essential to the security of any organization large and small, but it is a costly investment. Join Simeio Solutions’ James Quick, Director, Solutions & Advisory, and Rob Streets, Account Director, MW & Ohio Valley, will answer any questions you may have about maximizing the value of your IAM Solutions and Investments.

James Quick, Director, Solutions & AdvisorySpeaker: James Quick, Director of Solutions & Advisory

James Quick has over 20 years of experience providing strategy and implementation services in cybersecurity, digital transformation, and digital identity for mostly banking, capital markets, and financial services sectors. He has a successful record of consulting experience from Arthur Andersen, PwC, and EY, where he provided trusted advice on a range of strategic cybersecurity issues. At internet technology innovators like Netscape and Cisco, James led digital transformation programs that delivered cybersecurity protections for customers, increased revenue, and safeguarded their use of the internet. His hands-on approach to implementation produced significant wins at Cisco, where he championed the creation of the digital identity system, which managed the partner and reseller entitlement portal for Cisco Services. At Netscape, he implemented its revolutionary directory server for global clients, which laid the foundations for contemporary digital identity. James has his Ph.D. and MA degrees from Duquesne University and his BA degree from Saint Mary’s University.   

Rob StreetsSpeaker: Rob Streets, Account Director of Midwest & Ohio Valley

Robert J. Streets, Jr. has over 15 years of experience providing audit, compliance, and consulting services for Identity & Access Management (IAM). While he was at KPMG, the Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance regulation was launched, which provided him with a strong understanding of customer challenges surrounding regulatory compliance. He managed Information Technology compliance at the E.W. Scripps & Scripps Interactive companies and led many critical security projects at Vantiv (now, a part of Fidelity National Information Services) such as creating business continuity programs, securing Personal Identifiable Information (PII), and deploying a successful Identity Governance and Administration solution. For the past six years, Rob has been advising customers on how to properly set up, run, and manage IAM programs. His hands-on experience helps customers find the right solutions that are simple and easy to understand.

Schedule for April 2020

Identity 3.0: How modern IGA empowers secure workforce collaboration in a work-from-home era

Date: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020.

Time: 12:30pm EDT

Simeio Coffee Talks were created to give IAM and IT professionals space to soundboard and troubleshoot problems related to remote work. Join us for 30 minutes to ask us anything about our first topic, identity governance and administration.


Dave Culbertson of SaviyntSpeaker: Dave Culbertson, Sr. Solution Strategist at Saviynt

Dave Culbertson is a Sr. Solution Strategist at Saviynt. His career in IAM has spanned nearly 19 years and throughout that time has helped hundreds of clients achieve their goals of better compliance and security posture. At Saviynt, Dave is responsible for Solution and Technology Partner go-to-market strategies and sales success.


Ed Pascua, SVP of Channels of Simeio SolutionsSpeaker: Ed Pascua, Senior Vice President of Channels of Simeio Solutions

Ed Pascua is the Senior Vice President of Channels at Simieo Solutions. He drives engagement and results around Identity Access Management professional services and managed services, with a particular focus on providing cloud-based identity, access and governance offerings (IDaaS). With over 18 years of technology and security consulting experience, Ed has led global and North American cybersecurity consulting organizations, with responsibility for sales, professional services, and partnerships, across several industries including financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, and public sector. He currently serves as the Co-Chairman of Technology Association of Georgia’s Information Security Society and has leadership roles with ISSA Metro Atlanta Chapter and Cloud Security Alliance, Atlanta Chapter. He is a frequent speaker at technology and cybersecurity conferences. Ed served as a U.S. Army Infantry Captain in various leadership and management roles from platoon to brigade level, while serving in Germany, Panama, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait. He holds the CISSP and Certified CISO (C|CISO) certifications.

Ask Me Anything About Privileged Remote Access

Date: Wednesday, April 29th, 2020.

Time: 12:30pm EDT

Simeio Coffee Talks were created to give IAM and IT professionals space to soundboard and troubleshoot problems related to remote work. Join us for 30 minutes to ask us anything about our first topic, Privileged Remote Access.

Bryan Hood of BeyondTrustSpeaker: Bryan Hood, Director of Solutions Engineering of BeyondTrust

As Director of Solutions Engineering at BeyondTrust, Bryan and his team work closely with both prospects and customers to evaluate their needs for securing access to users and business-critical systems, while still enhancing IT productivity. He consistently speaks about the benefits of securing remote access and privileged access for numerous trade shows and while visiting clients. Prior to joining BeyondTrust, Bryan worked as a Senior System Engineers and Messaging Architect for several large corporations and government organizations. With more than 20 years of experience, he helps drive efficiency, productivity, and security through assisting with installation and helping clients maximize their BeyondTrust investment.

Randy Fields, Director of Strategic Engagement Speaker: Randy Fields, Director, Strategic Client Engagement

As Director of Strategic Client Engagement at Simeio, Randy works closely with the executive leadership team to forge key client relationships with mutual appreciation and value while ensuring expectations are being exceeded. As an experienced leader serving leaders, Randy specializes in bridging the gap between senior leadership’s vision and reality; he has a proven track record of getting tough projects implemented and pivotal changes completed. He has built numerous identity and access management (IAM) programs from the ground up and has managed operational risk while reporting to several boards. Before joining Simeio Solutions, Randy has spent over 25 years in technology roles that include: Director of Data Services, Director of Security & Risk, as well as Chief of Staff at several large corporations. He is a US Army veteran and the father of five (which has always been his toughest assignment).