SADDLE BROOK , N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Five Rivers IT, a NJ-based IT Solutions and Security focused Managed Services Provider, announced today the appointment of Scott Strickland, Cafo Boga and John Verry to its Board of Advisors effective December 1, 2020. We are pleased to welcome all three gentlemen to our board, each being highly respected executives, bringing significant experience directly relevant to our growth-oriented strategy. The Board of Advisors include:
Scott Strickland is the EVP & CIO of Wyndham Hotels. Prior to joining Wyndham, Scott was CIO at Denon & Marantz Electronics. Scott has been a pioneer in cloud transformation and modernizing supply chain systems using data driven intelligence. Earlier in his career he held positions as Executive Director, IT at Nissan North America; CIO and VP of Information Services with Stanley Black & Decker; Associate Partner at IBM Business Consulting; Information Systems Manager at M&M/Mars; and System Analyst at Accenture. Scott’s expertise of aligning technology with business brings a unique value to the Board of Five Rivers IT.
Cafo Boga, CPA is a Senior Operations and Finance Executive with a stellar 25+ year career spanning multiple industries including banking, investments, information technology, business process outsourcing and real estate. He served as the COO of Oracle Financial services until 2010. Prior to that he served as the EVP/COO at LBS bank, Comptroller/CFO at The National Bank of Kuwait S.A.K. in New York and Audit manager at KPMG. Cafo brings his expertise in Corporate Management, Accounting and Finance to help Five Rivers IT strengthen its finance and operations.
John Verry is the CISO and Managing Partner of Pivot Point Security, a 20+ year leader in Information Security and Compliance Services. John has 30+ years of IT and Information Security experience and shares his expertise as the host of The Virtual CISO Podcast. John brings his vision and insights to help Five Rivers IT align its services portfolio with the fast-growing realm of IT security services.
About Five Rivers IT: Five Rivers IT is a NJ-based IT Solutions and Security focused Managed Services Provider providing organizations with predictable, business-focused IT services that optimize operations, manage risk and deliver measurable business value to its customers. They strive to help businesses drive productivity, maximize value and increase reliability within their IT infrastructures. They accomplish this by providing their clients with the best IT architects, infrastructure solutions, data management and cloud services available.