Nick Sally

Executive Technology Advisor - Tech Career Mentor | TCM Consulting Services

Innovative Sr. Executive & Entrepreneur with expertise in Technology Strategy, Team Building & Program Management

Advisor Biography

Nick Sally is an accomplished Entrepreneur, Senior Executive, Advisor, Thought Leader and Mentor with more than 20 years of success across federal agencies, military, and information services, and technology industries. His broad areas of expertise include corporate technology strategy, solution development, financial modeling, project delivery, cloud architecture, technical management, and leadership. Nick is the Founder and Chief Mentor of Tech Career Mentor and TCM Consulting Services, a company focused on creating value in the IT departments of its clients by focusing on IT strategy and the development of the IT employees through leadership and mentorship. TCM also continues its core mission of helping those new to the IT industry succeed in their careers.  Nick held a leadership position as the Director of Cloud Services for InfoReliance Corp. where he led and managed all AWS project architecture, configuration, and deployments to include design, account creation, configuration, and cost/spend and established and led and managed the InfoReliance AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Microsoft Office 365 innovation labs to include hands-on design and service configurations. He has also served as Director of Information Technology for InfoReliance Corp and he led and managed a team supporting InfoReliance Corporation’s internal IT infrastructure during a growth period from 35 employees to over 450 personnel as well as M&A activities. Prior to his more recent roles at InfoReliance Corp, Nick additionally led as the Manager of Information Technology for InfoReliance Corp and a Consultant where he led App development for the Executive Office of the President of the United States (White House) US Navy, and US Marine Corps and other federal agencies. Nick obtained his Bachelor of Business Administration in Computer Information Systems from Kent State University and certifications from Microsoft and Amazon Web Services as well as a U.S. DoD Secret Clearance.

Experience

December 2015 - Present

Founder & Chief Mentor - Tech Career Mentor - Tech Career Mentor

April 2013 - July 2019

Director of Cloud Services - InfoReliance Corp - InfoReliance Corp

  • Leads and manages all AWS project architecture, configuration, and deployments to include design, account creation, configuration and cost/spend
  • Established and leads and manages the InfoReliance AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Microsoft Office 365 innovation labs to include hands-on design and service configurations
  • Leads and manages Exchange Server on AWS GovCloud (US) project for customer mail system

May 2005 - March 2018

Director of Information Technology - InfoReliance Corp - InfoReliance Corp

  • Led and managed a team supporting InfoReliance Corporation’s internal IT infrastructure during a growth period from 35 employees to over 450 personnel as well as M&A activities
  • Achieved ISO 20000 and ISO 27001 Certification, responsible for Disaster Recovery and COOP
  • Led and managed the InfoReliance corporate headquarters move in 2010 including negotiating with all contractors and agents, the datacenter build-out, and the telecom build-out
  • Responsible for all internal IT initiatives at InfoReliance including facilities, data center management, server and application services, and support

Advisor Skills

Leadership

People Management

Enterprise Architecture

IT Management