May 2020 BTNG Monthly Meeting - Guest Speakers Rick Martinez and Lisa Lowry

May 26, 2020
3:45 PM - 5:30 PM

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Dallas, TX, TX
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Business Technology Networking Group - For Leaders in Transition 

Join us as Rick Martinez and Lisa Lowry share "Job Tips & Tricks: Define your Direction in times of Uncertainty"

Two seasoned, successful, professionals sharing their perspectives on the current job market, as well as, offering tips and tricks on ways to improve your ability to land a job.

Learning Objectives:

  • Do you have a career roadmap?
  • Are you able to consider options contract vs. long term?
  • Discuss reasonable expectations on feedback of your submittal/resume.
  • Understand why it is important to be your authentic , awesome self!!!


About Lisa Lowry:

Lisa Lowry, Sr. Account Manager at Compass Technology Group, has been in the IT recruiting industry since 2004. She currently volunteers as the sponsorship chair for the DFW Technology Prayer Breakfast, and other great organizations that offer help to job seekers and provide continuing education to the IT sector. Lisa’s strives to provide top talent to her DFW clients by networking with people in the IT community. She has a passion for helping others create opportunity for themselves, define their career path, and grow in their careers.

Lisa earned her Bachelor of Science degree from The University of Arkansas in 1997.  She enjoys reading, exercising, and hanging out with her friends and family.  She currently resides in Dallas, TX with her husband and two children.

About Rick Martinez

Rick Martinez has over twenty years of experience providing technology-based expertise to Fortune 500, Information Technology (IT) Innovators, and start-up companies in the North Texas area.  As an IT professional, he has managed and delivered Enterprise wide computer applications, Data Warehouses, e-Commerce solutions, Systems Integrations, and Business Intelligence systems. He has eight years’ experience designing, developing and implementing Data Warehouses, Data Marts and Operational Data Stores. Rick has implemented solutions in Healthcare, Government Sector, Financial Services, Manufacturing, Retail, Telecommunications, Consumer Packaged Goods, Government, and Oil and Gas industries.

As CEO of r2 Technologies, his company offers IT direct placement, consulting and project-delivery services in the marketplace since 1997. Founder and CEO Rick Martinez realized that the best IT talent consistently seek and find each other. His goal is to provide a "virtual network" for the exchange of ideas, concepts, solutions, and resources. In doing so, his company brings together some of the brightest minds and gives them a chance to network, learn, grow, and solve today's key challenges. Sixty-four percent (64%) of all placements within the company originate from a professional referral. The average r2 consultant has more than 15 years in the IT industry and is a proven performer in various industries and markets. It is the r2 mission of cultivating long lasting positive relationships with its clients and consultants that continues to be the foundation to our Network. The corporate headquarters is located in Plano, TX (Dallas suburb).

Rick is a noted speaker in N. Texas, presenting on various topics in high demand by hiring companies, Professional groups, HR organizations, and job networking groups. His company has been a member in good standing at: TechServe Alliance, DFW Texas Recruiting Networks, AITP, DAMA, TDWI, Texas Modelers Users Group, and other IT professional organizations.  

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The event is FREE to the public.

Welcome to the Business Technology Networking Group, sponsored by the Association of Business Technology Professionals of DFW (ABTP DFW).  We are a networking group of business leaders in transition that are involved in the delivery of technology as either a practitioner or service provider. There is no cost to participate and membership also entitles you to participate in the monthly ABTP chapter meetings.  We meet on the 4th Tuesday of every month at the Las Colinas Country Club from 4:00 - 5:30 immediately prior to the ABTP DFW Chapter meeting.



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