Mr. Reade has spent over 25 years in IT sales & marketing, working for well-known organizations such as Motorola, AT&T, Schneider Electric and Power Analytics. Mr. Reade currently works with Managed Compliance Solutions, a division of Outsource My I.T., Fairfield, NJ. Managed Compliance Solutions is focused solely on helping organizations get and stay HIPAA compliant and offers a cloud-based, easy to use and affordable service for all healthcare organizations, and Business Associates that must maintain HIPAA compliance in order to continue to work with healthcare providers.
Mr. Reade previously developed a highly secure outsourced IT service for Outsource My I.T. that enables small-to-medium businesses to get Fortune 500 quality IT services for an affordable monthly fee. The growth of hacking and malware has become a major concern for Mr. Reade, who has investigated many IT strategies to avoid or mitigate the impact of a malware attack. Mr. Reade strongly believes that - in its ability to bring a profitable, growing business to a complete halt - ransomware is the single biggest threat to small-to-medium businesses. Mr. Reade is currently writing a book on getting and staying HIPAA compliant that includes extensive coverage of the malware threat to healthcare providers.
Mr. Reade's academic background includes degrees in Physics, Information Management and Public Health, as well as extensive training and research in TQM (Total Quality Management), Lean, Six Sigma, Constraint Management and TRIZ. Among his outside interests, Mr. Reade does weight training, struggles with golf and has recently returned to competitive chess.