Seamus P. O'Connell, Owner and President
Providing deep corporate IT and ASP startup experience to small and medium businesses.
I was fascinated with computers. This was influenced by my father, who worked
at IBM and the Federal Reserve Bank.
my professional career started in banking, with a management training program in
corporate credit analysis and corporate lending, the demand for computers to
solve business challenges was everywhere, and I found myself assisting
departments in designing application systems to solve office workflow issues and
capture and report office productivity.
My career subsequently segued to a
Systems Analyst positionand I decided
to focus my career on IT and computer networking, and certify in computer networking and engineering. My experience with networking,
programming, and office automation systems in large financial institutions
continued from tenure with First Fidelity Bank, to First Union National Bank,
and Merrill Lynch. From there I was recruited to design and implement a startup
corporate and production ASP (application service provider, akin to a cloud
service) network for Outercurve Technologies.
was established in January of 2002 during the economic market collapse that hit
the tech sector especially hard. At that time I was working for a startup
company specializing in the cutting-edge Real-Time Push technology available
then only from Research In Motion's BlackBerry system. However, the startup
could not weather the down-turn. It was the perfect time to start my own IT