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Reno Provine
CEO of Great America Networks Conferencing and Co-Founder.
Interests: Hobbies: Golf, Computer Games, Next Gen Gaming Consoles, MMORPG's, Virtual World Environments, Most sports in general, consumer electronics technology, HD-DVD and Blu-Ray, HDTV
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One of the basic principles behind the concept of evolution is that organisms either adapt or perish. The same thing can be said for evolution in the business world. If businesses are not constantly adapting to changing conditions, they will... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at GAN Conferencing Blog
As businesses have evolved over the last 50 years, so have the security threats that they are faced with. Thieves no longer just look like people in black ski masks with a gun demanding that you open your cash register,... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at GAN Conferencing Blog
Has your company moved over to a Unified Communications system yet? If not, what are you waiting for? Unified Communications systems are going to be the key to the telecommunications systems of 5-10 years from now but are available today.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Is your company currently using unassisted audio conferencing? Have you really looked into your bill to see exactly what you are paying for? You’d be shocked at the amount of hidden fees and monthly minimums that other companies tack onto... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
If you went to host a meeting on your current web conferencing product on a new computer, would you have to download a plugin for it to work? Or worse yet would you have to install an entire program? What... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
With today being the first 90 degree day of the year in Chicago, it seems like the perfect time to discuss some of our favorite summer treats. And when I think of summer one of the main things that I... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
When was the last time that your conferencing company reached out to you? Is it every couple of months to make sure you are taking advantage of all the features you have access to or do they just view you... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Has your company taken a look at how Hosted VoIP phone systems can help not only increase efficiency but also save money? Are you aware that support for the copper telephone lines that most people are using is set to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
The GAN Conferencing office is located about half an hour outside of Chicago. Chicago has a wide range of things to do during the summer so that you can enjoy the few months of beautiful weather that we get per... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Technology is constantly growing and evolving over time and companies must adapt to these changes or face becoming an afterthought. Because of this, one of the most important things to do is predict where technology is headed so you can... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
With Memorial Day coming up this Monday, we here at GAN Conferencing would like to thank our troops at home and abroad for fighting to protect our freedoms. We would also like to take this time talk a little bit... Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Hosted VoIP is the future of the telecommunications industry. It is a great way to get your business connected to the world and future proof your business from the loss of support for the POTS network. However, Hosted VoIP also... Continue reading
Posted May 25, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Do you understand exactly how your Wi-Fi network and VPN’s work? Is your company just paying an outside IT firm to take care of all of it for your or are you paying someone a huge salary in house to... Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
If a new hire just started with your company, how long would it take to get that person to be able to hold a web meeting? Can they do it the same day that they are hired? With most web... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Last night, Erick Manuel (pictured above) and myself had the pleasure of attending a Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce event hosted by Alianza de Negocios. They put together a great event where we were able to meet many people from... Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Web conferencing is quickly becoming the medium of choice for hosting and attending meetings. It has done this by combining the visual aspects of video conferencing with the ease and convenience of unassisted audio conferencing. This has proven to be... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Yesterday I was able to attend one of Telarus's Technology Innovation Conferences and would like to thank them for the invitation. It was great to get to discuss the future of Unified Communications and cloud based technologies with other experts... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
We now live in a time period where data about your customers is almost more valuable than them actually making a purchase. Big data is one of the fastest growing industries in the world because of the rampant use of... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Now that everyone carries a cell phone with them, it’s about time they become integrated into your business’s phone system. This will allow your clients to reach their account managers anytime, anywhere and make your business even more efficient. It... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Does your business have a waiting room that potential clients sit in? What are you providing those people to entertain themselves with? Do you have a TV set to a daytime talk show? Or are you still relying on six... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Non-Profit organizations have very tight budgets and need to do everything they can to optimize their funds. This can be hard to do when their conferencing and communication costs keep rising. This causes some non-profits to lag behind in the... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
Your current web conferencing product probably has a list of features two-miles-long and a price tag to match, right? But how many of those features do you actually use in your meetings? I’m betting that you can count all of... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
One of the huge things generating buzz in the telecommunications industry right now is Unified Communications. This system can not only help your company become more efficient by bringing all of your company’s communication services together but it can also... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
There are three major types of conferencing tools that we offer here at GAN Conferencing, so the big question is, which one is right for your business? Well that depends on a few things. Do your presentations typically have a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog
If someone calls your company, who would pick up their call? Are you paying an employee just to field phone calls for your business? Every business receives phone calls, but one of the huge differences between businesses is how these... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2016 at GAN Conferencing Blog