TULSA, OK – January 4, 2018 — SageNet, a leading managed services and cybersecurity solutions provider, has named IV Dickson as its new Director of Digital Signage.
Dickson comes to SageNet with more than a decade of experience in the digital signage market and more than 20 years in commercial hardware, installation, integration and solution delivery.
Before joining SageNet, he served as Senior Solutions Architect with Scala, and also has worked in leadership roles at Nanonation and Digital 4Site, a company servicing the digital signage market.
While retail digital signage technology has been a primary focus for Dickson over the last 11 years, he also has deep experience in digital employee communications, museum and gallery deployments, digital for financial institutions, and general public space technologies.
“Our digital signage business unit is continuing to enjoy strong growth, and IV brings to the team the leadership, experience and vision to take it to the next level,” said Daryl Woodard, SageNet CEO. “Having spent time with software, hardware and services companies, he brings to SageNet a deep hands-on understanding of the art and science of the most successful digital signage initiatives.”
“Successful and sustainable digital signage relies on a well-orchestrated combination of content, connectivity, software and hardware,” added Craig Talbot, SageNet’s Senior Vice President of Enterprise Sales. “IV brings our customers real-world expertise within the entire digital signage ecosystem. He knows how to ensure every link in the digital signage chain is up to the task. He is a great addition to the SageNet team, and to our customers.”
In addition to providing end-to-end digital signage solutions, SageNet has more than 30 years of experience providing a broad range of managed network services to the retail industry, from primary and back-up networks, merchant connectivity and PCI compliance to customized networking technology solutions – all optimized to meet the needs of multi-site operations. The company currently provides managed network services to a wide range of retailers throughout the United States and manages several major convenience store digital signage multi-site networks.
SageNet offers 24/7 digital signage customer support from its three U.S.-based Network and Security Operations, as well as on-site technician support for customers across the country.
For more information about SageNet, visit www.sagenet.com, or call 866-480-2263.
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SageNet designs, implements, manages and protects fast, secure and reliable networks that empower organizations to achieve their core business objectives.
SageNet’s integrated network infrastructure, dedicated personnel and innovative products and services suite have set the standard for Managed Network Services and Cybersecurity Solutions. Combining longstanding traditions of industry leadership, innovation and a passionate commitment to customer support, SageNet manages communications at more than 160,000 locations. The company’s customer base represents many of the nation’s leading retail, healthcare, financial and energy companies, as well as public utilities, state lotteries and government agencies.
Today’s SageNet offers a uniquely broad and deep understanding of local and wide area network technologies and leading-edge cybersecurity solutions, all backed by a nationwide field service organization and three 24/7 U.S.-based Network and Security Operations Centers.
Headquartered in Tulsa, SageNet also has regional offices in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Chicago and Philadelphia.