The Solutions TEAM® Hires Top IT Executive for Gaming and Hospitality Industries,
Shane Adams, as Director of Security
JACKSON, Miss. - The Solutions TEAM®, a leading U.S. provider of cloud-based hosting and managed services solutions headquartered in Jackson, has hired Shane Adams as Director of Security.
A veteran IT executive with more than 21 years of leadership experience in the gaming and hospitality industries, Mr. Adams will be responsible for engineering and integrating customized ‘cloud’ based security solutions for The Solutions TEAM’s clients, particularly those representing the healthcare, legal, gaming and hospitality industries.
During his career, Mr. Adams has developed effective Information Security programs for organizations based on globally recognized control frameworks from the SANS Institute, National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST) and Payment Card Industry Council (PCI). He comes from Pearl River Resort in Philadelphia, Miss., where as Director of IT Engineering he developed the company’s information security strategy using a suite of industry leading products and solutions as well as implementing extensive operational policies and controls.
“Information security topics continue to rise to the top of IT strategic plans as threats become more advanced and systems become more distributed,” said Adams. “I look forward to utilizing my experience building sustainable, business-aligned security operations to enhance our customers’ Information Technology needs.”
For nearly a decade, The Solutions TEAM has offered a proven suite of virtual cloud-based hosting and managed services to businesses of all sizes seeking greater functionality, security, flexibility to work remotely from anywhere via the Internet, and protection of critical server data (e.g., financials, e-mail messages, databases, etc.).
“More and more businesses, particularly those needing to secure large amounts of critical data to comply with federal regulations such as HIPAA and HITECH, are realizing that cloud-based protection solutions deliver unprecedented security and value,” said Todd Gooden, The Solutions TEAM’s Chief Executive Officer. “Shane is a highly respected IT professional, and we are delighted that he is joining our team. It further positions us as the go-to provider for cloud-based data protection solutions and services in this region.”