West/South Co-Chairs Laura Barker and Sue Harrawood will discuss what you need to know in our new normal regarding managing your remote workforce and how it impacts your cybersecurity landscape. Attendees will have access to a 30-Item Checklist for determining their level of security within their organization.
Laura is co-founder of BridgePoint Technologies, a Chicago-based Information Technology and Managed Services firm. Laura has spent her career in the Information Technology field first as a programmer, then manager, then owner of multi-year recognized Inc. 5000’s fasting growing company, BridgePoint. Laura is a published author and national speaker on technology topics such as mobile development, cybersecurity, tech project dynamics, and tech financial planning. She is a NAWBO Chicago Board member and the Co-Chair of West/South Connects.
Sue Harrawood is the owner of Peace of Mind Virtual Assistance, a Chicago-based outsourced Administration and Operations Management firm. She has successfully worked virtually with clients and built her business for 18 years. Leveraging that valuable experience, she consults to other business owners and leaders on how to work virtually successfully, often for the first time. Sue’s firm provides Executive Support, Operations Management, Consulting and Administrative Recruiting to small professional service firms. She is a NAWBO Chicago Board member, Co-Chair of West/South Connects, a member of the Advocacy Committee and Board Exchange and an active member of the Small Business Advocacy Council (SBAC).