I’m proud that my story serves as an inspiration for the Hispanic business community, encouraging both young people and fellow entrepreneurs to seek leadership roles in the technology field.
San Rafael, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2015
ITSource Technology, Inc., a technology and management consulting firm providing strategic solutions in project development and cyber security, announced that Brian Arellanes, CEO & Chairman, has been selected as one of the Hispanic Information Technology Executive Council’s HITEC 100 for 2015. Candidates for the honor were rigorously evaluated on the basis of their achievements, responsibilities, and contributions to the IT industry.
Since 2008, the HITEC 100 award program has recognized the 100 most influential and notable Hispanic professionals in the information technology industry. The HITEC 100 showcases outstanding professionals who have excelled in the business of IT, are role models who inspire young people to pursue careers in technology, and who motivate others to continue to excel and connect with the Hispanic community.
Prominent recipients of the HITEC award this year include:
- Guillermo Ardon, CIO, Johnson & Johnson
- Thaddeus Arroyo, President of Technology Development, AT&T
- Ramón Baez, Senior VP and Global CIO, HP
- Timothy Campos, CIO, Facebook
- Marcelo Claure, CEO, Sprint
- Marta Decatrel, Executive Director, Morgan Stanley
- Illeana Rivera, Senior Director, Global Content and Collaboration Services, Cisco Systems
- Jorge Titinger, President and CEO, SGI
“I’m honored to be named among this prestigious group of today’s innovators in technology and the Hispanic community,” said Brian Arellanes, Founder, CEO & Chairman of ITSource Technology, Inc. “I’m proud that my story serves as an inspiration for the Hispanic business community, encouraging both young people and fellow entrepreneurs to seek leadership roles in the technology field. Honors such as the HITEC 100 help to raise awareness of the need for diversity in technology and executive leadership. Our team at ITSource is committed to providing professional services embracing collaboration, innovation, and automation, while advancing diversity in the business community. Achieving a place on the HITEC 100 list is a crowning achievement for me.”
Brian Arellanes founded ITSource Technology in 2006. Under his leadership, ITSource has become one of the fastest-growing Hispanic and Asian-American Certified MBE companies in the country. Mr. Arellanes holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in HR and Business Management from California State University, Chico, and completed the Advanced Management Executive Program at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Business as well as the Executive Management Program from the University of Washington Michael G. Foster School of Business.
The Hispanic IT Executive Council (HITEC) is a premier global executive leadership organization of senior business and IT executives who have built outstanding careers in information technology. HITEC's premier network spans the Americas and is focused on building stronger technology and executive leaders, leadership teams, corporations, and role models in a rapidly changing, flatter, and information technology-centric world. These global leaders include executives leading Global 1000 corporations while others lead some of the largest Hispanic-owned IT firms across the Americas.
About ITSource Technology, Inc.
ITSource Technology is a fast-growing technology and management consulting firm that provides strategic business and technology solutions in project development and cyber security. Other areas of expertise include secure cloud (public, private, hybrid with direct connect to other public providers), application performance management, mobile (MDM, MAM, & BYOD), network monitoring, systems integration, sales tax and reseller certification management, and technology and management consulting services. Many of ITSource’s clients share its commitment to diversity and recognize the strategic value of a multicultural workforce as well as strong minority business partnerships. Top partnering relationships that share this commitment include: Hewlett Packard, Northrop Grumman, Wells Fargo, FirstData Government Solutions, Raley’s, the US Postal Service, and Becton Dickinson (BD). ITSource has achieved top honors on several prestigious lists including the INC 500/5000, and the HispanicBusiness Fastest Growing 100. Visit http://www.ITSOURCETEK.COM for more information.