Over the past years, technology has advanced so rapidly that almost every year new technological innovation is being rolled out in the market. But technology is not only limited to gadgets that people use or high-end computers that are being released every year or so. Technology can be found from almost every corner, affecting the lives of every person all around the world.
That’s why professionals in the field of information technology (IT) are among the most important professionals that mold our society today. Their works and contribution can be found from the medical science to the food industries that bring food to our table.
In this week’s edition of the Top Career 100, which happens to be the first episode for this year as well, we’re featuring the IT profession with our IT manager guest Nicholas Paras of the Alpha Computing Solutions.
Nick is the current president of the Alpha Computing Solutions, which provides varied IT related services to small and medium enterprises in Tampa Bay area. Over the past years, Nick has worked with different companies in different fields from accounting to IT, giving him a wide-array of professional experience.
He finished his undergraduate studies in accounting from the University of Florida in 1988.
He has worked as a director of operations for Rapid Information Systems for more than two years since 1989. Aside from being a president of Alpha Computing Solutions, Nick is also the president of another IT company, Office 2 Office, which he founded 10 years ago. The company provides technology solutions to construction-based firms in the same area.
Let’s join Felicia Gopaul, founder and president of the College Funding Resource, as she interviews Nick as he shares insights about his career as an IT manager, including:
- his journey in becoming an IT professional
- his transition from being an architecture student to accountancy
- why he preferred being an IT manager than an accountant
- why IT professionals play a role in today’s industries
To get to know more about Nick, you may want to visit their website at: www.alphacomputing.com.
To set an appointment with Felicia and discuss your financial situation with her, where you can ask any questions about your current condition, you may visit this link.
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