The IoTSSA Advisory Council is a small group of industry professionals dedicated to supporting the IT Channel. IoTSSA values their insight as experienced MSPs, relating to cybersecurity and the SMB. Our Council members understand the rising threats and are working with us creating channel resources that address these concerns.


2020 IoTSSA Advisory Council

Bensinger Consulting is a leading Managed Services Provider that specializes in Security Services.  We take a multi-layered approach to Cyber Security, offering a wide range of services designed to protect your reputation and business data.

Daniel Johnson is the Owner and President of machineLOGIC, an award-winning managed IT services provider based in Denver, Colorado, focused on Cloud, Security, and Collaboration solutions for small and mid-sized companies.

C3 Integrated Solutions is a different kind of company. Born out of next-generation concepts such as virtualization and mobility, we are breaking paradigms and fundamentally changing the way our clients do business. Fully virtual and constantly mobile, we serve as a model for tomorrow’s companies today through our own processes and practices.

After Spending 17 years in Jacksonville medical industry as a Registered Nurse, Dawn decided to assist her husband with their family business and transitioned to Bluefin Technology Group to become the VP in Sales and Marketing in 2011.  In 2018, Dawn’s role transitioned to CEO. She has been a critical component of Bluefin’s large success in providing managed IT services to North East Florida.

Since 1998, Astute Technology Management has been Ohio’s premier managed IT service provider, providing IT management and support for small and mid-size businesses. Our mission is to increase employee productivity for small to medium sized business through dependable technology solutions and exceptional user support. Our certified technicians are IT support experts who work with you to solve problems, identify opportunities and give you the return on investment you need from IT. We offer practical solutions to complicated problems.

ITECH Solutions is a “Security First!” Managed IT Service Provider servicing organizations with in house IT departments who need assistance shoring up security to protect against todays cyber security threats. ITECH Solutions specializes in moving infrastructure to the cloud using Microsoft 365 products to provide identity access management and partners with a cyber security firm to ensure multiple layers of security are in place for proper protection.

Eric Rieger is the Founder and Interim Vision Guardian of WEBIT Services.  Since 1996 WEBIT has provided managed technology & security solutions to businesses in the greater Chicagoland area.  Our mission is to Protect, Unlock & Empower Human Potential for those we serve.  We believe all companies have the right to Secure, Reliable and Efficient technology which supports their respective missions.

Quad M Tech Specializes in servicing the Association, Non-Profit and Accounting industries, TechWise and Cyber Protect & Train offerings strategically addresses the pressing needs of the Small to Medium Business, providing a standardized, security driven solution that increases productivity while maintaining the security needed to address today’s modern threats.

Guy Baroan founded what would become Baroan Technologies in 1997. Over the last 20 years, Guy has helped thousands of people leverage technology for greater business efficiencies and has served in leadership roles on several manufacturer and industry councils. Guy is very involved with the technology industry and was most recently a part of the Ingram Micro Trust X Alliance council where he helped shape the direction of the community and was an instrumental part of the new name Trust X Alliance formerly known as VTN, Venture Tech Network. 

After earning his Masters in Applied Math, Howard started his career as a technical sales engineer in the real-time computing arena. After starting and successfully selling his software company, he moved into technical sales and drifted into security, first by selling the world’s most secure operating system (no, it isn’t Windows or Linux) and then moving into security tools and products. His most recent talk was “Why PKI Matters for ICS Security.” He continues to focus on cyber-security as part of the Atlanta-based managed service and cyber-security company he owns.