The cavnessHR Podcast - A talk with Derek R Iannelli-Smith by cavnessHR published on 2018-09-03T08:00:52Z Our guest on the cavnessHR podcast isDerek Iannelli-Smith vCIO & Founder of Outsourced CIO. Derek helps growing companies to help design, structure and implement critical information systems and technology platforms. Derek's clients say that he helps to demystify technology and remove the fears and uncertainties that many face in this area of their business. Outsourced CIO simplifies technology, so you can focus on your business at hand. If you or someone you know has a growing company that could use an outsourced IT leader, please visit our “Contact Us” page. Derek, while in the Army held a Top Secret Clearance and completed training as an Information System Security Officer (ISSO), later, an IT Consultant/Computer Systems Analyst, after that as a vCIO-Project Manager (over 4,500 hours of PMP experience), and later a CIO and vCIO for a large Healthcare Company. Previous clients started to overwhelm him with requests for consultation and vCIO services, after conferring with a mentor, he started Outsourced CIO LLC November 2017. Derek's specialties reflect extensive knowledge in the technology sector. In between reading, writing, discipleship-evangelism, keeping up with technology, and dating my wife, I try to find time to get on the elliptical, listen to trance/dance/techno/80’s/90’s music, play magic, fish, serve our neighborhood and hang out with my Ragdoll Siamese cat, Niko.