Sam Rizzo is the longest tenured member of BNI4. He’s been in the chapter since October 2001. Sam has served in all of the leadership roles within our chapter and gets our new members up and running.
Sam spent his career with Bell Labs, Republic National Bank, and Citicorp until he went out on his own with Citicorp as his first client. He has built his business, Emerging Solutions serving small and mid-sized clients for whom having their own in-house IT department is not cost effective. Over the years, Sam has received referrals from clients of clients of client, in some cases going 8 levels deep.
Emerging Solutions understands their clients’ businesses and provides the services to needed to run their businesses smoothly. Sam and his employees maintain many of his clients’ computer networks and servers, host their internet and provide their email systems and their telecommunications and security systems. He also provides his companies off-site backup of their systems, so if they have a problem with their servers, Emerging Solutions can get them back up and running within a few hours. His servers are in upstate New York and in California.
If you know anyone in a small to mid-sized company who needs help with their computers, website, internet connections, telecommunications and security systems, please introduce them to Sam.