County Library to host two special tech programs in June
Roanoke, VA – May 20, 2010
The HQ/419 Library at Cave Spring Corners will be hosting two special programs on current technologies. The first program will be presented by Fast-teks On-Site Computer Services and the second by Verizon Wireless. Both presentations will be in the meeting room at the HQ/419 Library, 3131 Electric Road, SW.
Fast-teks On-Site Computer Services, June 21, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Celie Holmes, from Fast-teks On-Site Computer Services, will be discussing such topics as choosing the right antivirus, antispyware and safe browsing application, how to set up a firewall using a router, data and hardware protection, power spike protection and how to back up your computer. This program is scheduled for June 21, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, at the HQ/419 Library Meeting Room.
Celie Holmes is the owner of Fast-teks On-Site Computer Services in Roanoke, Virginia. She was raised in Norway and England and has called the Roanoke Valley home since 1989.
Celie earned her Bachelor’s degree with honors, at Roanoke College, and believes that her academic skills provide a great complement to her love of all things technical and mechanical. Her business management experience includes work in finance, accounting, research, information technology, advertising, and sales. She serves as President of the Board of Directors for the Conflict Resolution Center.
She attributes her success to providing exceptional service while managing a team of expert technicians who understand the importance of building long-term client relationships. Celie encourages others to live by the Platinum Rule: Treat others as they wish to be treated.
Verizon Wirelesss, June 23, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, HQ/419 Library
Jonathan Moralde and Anna Miranda, both from Verizon Wireless, will be discussing cell phones. Discussion will include a brief history of the development of the cell phone, voicemail, managing contacts, speed dialing, personalizing phone with banners and ringtones, assigning personalized ringtones, calendar management, text messaging, mobile web and what to look for when buying a cell phone.
Jonathan Moralde has over five years of Cell Phone Experience working for U.S Cellular from 2003-2005 and Verizon Wireless from 2005-2008. Moralde currently works for Cellular Sales a premium retailer for Verizon Wireless.
Anna Miranda has been with Verizon Wireless for over eight years. She has seven years of tech support experience, and was a tech territory manager for five years. Miranda currently works for Cellular Sales a premium retailer of Verizon Wireless.
Cellular Sales is a management company that operates authorized retail stores for Verizon Wireless throughout the South, Midwest, and Atlantic regions of the United States. They are easily the largest exclusive dealer in each of their operating regions and are in the process of expanding their retail system throughout the country.
For more information, call the HQ/419 Library at 772-7507.
Submited by Michael Meise