Enterprise-Wide Digital Transformations can be technically daunting…and that is the easy part. Find out how you get your organization to embrace the vision of your new organization and work in new ways to achieve the value that your digital transformation has to offer.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Little Rock, AR — JAN 6, 2020 — On January 9th, Rick Catalano with Platinum PMO will discuss some of the key areas that an organization needs to consider in their Digital Transformation journey to prepare their organizations for the hard stuff—the organizational transformation.
In the presentation, you will gain keen insights into what it takes to capture the hearts and minds of your resources and prepare them for new ways to deliver value in your digitally transformed operating model.
“I am very excited to speak with my hometown PMI Chapter once again, as it is always a warm and informational environment to take part in.” Stated Catalano. “The industry diversity within this group makes for valuable interactions and conversations that foster lasting relationships.”
The meeting will take place at 11:30 am at the Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield building in the Tom Glaze Auditorium. Contact Amy Durham, VP of Programs, PMICAC, with any questions about the event or to RSVP.
Rick Catalano, Platinum PMO’s CEO, commented that “Platinum PMO’s AMIGO is the platform that connects all of the people, processes, and functions a company needs to deliver their Enterprise Digital Transformations on time, on budget and with the value promised in their original business case.”
For more information on PMICAC, please visit pmiarkansas.org
PMI Arkansas Chapter Meeting
LOCATION: Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield, Tom Glaze Auditorium,1 Allied Drive, Little Rock, AR 72202
ABOUT PMICAC: Founded in 1998, in our 21st year, with a total of 277 credentialed; about 66% of our chapter is credentialed (PMP, CAPM, PMI-ACP, PMI-RMP, PgMP).
VISION: We are a dynamic non-profit organization of Project Management Professionals dedicated to serving the business and educational community of Central Arkansas.
MISSION: To provide a forum for project management professionals in Central Arkansas to advance the practice and profession of Project Management through networking with other professionals, sharing project experiences, providing and receiving training, and supporting certification efforts.
Over 400 chapter members (419 as of 10/16/2019). Our members are associated with many different companies. The top ten being UAMS, Arkansas Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Dassault Falcon Jet, Southwest Power Pool, Fidelity Information Services, Verizon Wireless, Entergy, Acxiom Corporation, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, AR Electric Cooperative Corporation.
ABOUT RICHARD CATALANO: Rick Catalano is the Founder and Managing Member of Platinum PMO, LLC, a software, consulting and education company helping organizations implement their digital transformation initiatives. As a Digital Transformation Delivery Executive, Rick has used his 25+ years’ experience jumpstarting implementation success for mid-size to Fortune 500 industry leaders. His program and project management abilities have propelled the successful launch of dozens of digitally-enabled transformations for clients around the world– driving process improvements and profit growth.
He has successfully led and implemented large-scale, multi-million-dollar global implementations including custom-built applications, systems integration across multiple technology platforms and change management. His industry expertise spans a variety of industries including consumer and industrial products, oil & gas, utilities, retail & fashion, aerospace & defense and publishing spanning the entire value chain.
As a program leader, Rick is known as a strong mentor and coach that will motivate his people to overcome obstacles. He brings out the best in his teams in terms of efficiency and effectiveness and has developed skills to handle the complexities of multi-location, multi-cultural global implementations.
Rick is also the visionary architect behind the state-of-the-art Digital Transformation Implementation Platform, AMIGO– the all-in-one platform that connects all of the people, processes, and functions a company needs to deliver their Enterprise Digital Transformations on time, on budget and with the value promised in their business case.
Rick recently added an exciting new chapter to his career by writing his first book entitled, “The Transformation” a business novel that takes the reader through the journey of a complex enterprise digital transformation; providing the reader with a unique set of processes, tools, and techniques needed for a successful implementation through a compelling story with interesting characters.
Rick has a Master of Science in Management Information Systems and holds accreditations from the Program Management Institute as a certified Project Management Professional and Risk Management Professional as well as Digital Transformation Professional accreditations from CXO Transformation.
He is considered an outstanding program leader; a natural motivator and a change agent who strives to drive proactive transformation and achieve quantum leaps in productivity and efficiencies.
Rick is a father of three adult children and resides with his wife, Cheryl in Hot Springs Village, Arkansas.