October is Cyber Awareness Month – Join our Weekly Events

by Andree Dolan

Cybersecurity has remained front page news for much of 2017. From global hacks to state-sponsored threats to the influx of concerns around connected cities, homes and devices, cybersecurity and digital privacy is now an issue for everyone and every business.  Join us at one of our weekly October events, presented by CPURX and Microsoft at[…]

CPURX ON CYBERSECURITY WORKFORCE PANEL

by Andree Dolan

Cyber talent needed!  That’s the big take-away from last week’s Cybersecurity Workforce Development workshop, presented by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) at the Illinois Institute of Technology. More than 1.5 million cybersecurity professionals will be needed to fill the global skills shortage by 2020. The day-long workshop was designed to help educate employers,[…]

Success Story: iPromo Ready to Scale with Office 365 & Skype for Business

by Andree Dolan

Our new client, iPromo, is a fast-growing West Loop company helping more than 40,000 customers around the globe with impactful promotional items and ideas.  Dedicated to exceptional customer service, iPromo needed a simpler, more cost effective technology platform. After reviewing the productivity and cost challenges of their legacy solutions, which included Box, Microsoft Exchange 2010[…]

Lunch ‘n Learn on July 25 – Microsoft Teams

by Andree Dolan

Learn why Microsoft Teams is the best kept secret in Microsoft Office 365 and enjoy a delicious lunch on us from our client, J.P. Graziano’s Grocery . Explore Microsoft Teams: Cloud chat app for internal communications Organize, share & collaborate on files Unified search across all data Secure access on the web, on mobile, on your desktops   When: Tuesday, July[…]

Lunch ‘n Learn on June 21 – What’s New in Office 365

by Andree Dolan

Enjoy a delicious lunch on us from our client, J.P. Graziano’s Grocery, in the West Loop while you learn easy tips and tricks about how to get the most out of the new features and functionality of Microsoft Office 365 that can be accessed on any device at any time!   Learn What’s New in Office 365: OneDrive &[…]

On the Table Events – May 16 – Forum West Loop & WLCO

by Andree Dolan

Join us on May 16, 2017 for On the Table, a city-wide initiative of the Chicago Community Trust connecting individuals and communities of diverse perspectives and backgrounds. In partnership with the Chicago Community Trust, our sister company Forum West Loop and the West Loop Community Organization (WLCO) will bring local West Loop and Fulton Market[…]

CPURX NAMED IN TOP 6 TYREE FINALISTS

by Andree Dolan

CPURX was among the top six vote getters at the pitch contest for the James Tyree Emerging Business Leadership Award.  In front of judges and a crowd of nearly 175 guests on April 12, 2017 at Mesirow Financial, the talented Chicago entrepreneurs shared their business vision and philanthropic commitments.  This is the sixth year that the[…]

Wow! Proud to be a Tyree Award Finalist

by Andree Dolan

CPURX was just announced by the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce as one of the front runners for the prestigious James Tyree Emerging Business Leadership Award.  We’re in great company with 12 talented Chicagoland entrepreneurs and will participate in the April 12 pitch contest at Mesirow Financial. The $50,000 award recognizes high-growth local businesses with philanthropic values and[…]