IT Security Expert and Author is Recognized as Subject Matter Expert on HIPAA/HITECH, PCI and Privacy Law Compliance

New York, NY, October 26, 2012 --( On Friday, October 18, Information Security expert and author, Raj Goel, was recognized as a SME, or Subject Matter Expert, on HIPAA/HITECH, PCI and Privacy Law compliance by Peter Verlezza.

Verlezza, the Managing Partner of SMB Networks, LLC, presented to over 500 Information Technology business owners on how he increased his revenues and profits by hosting seminars. As part of the top 1% of the industry, he’s won numerous awards. One of his recent achievements includes being named a finalist in the 2012 “Better Your Best” Contest sponsored by Technology Marketing Toolkit, Inc. Verlezza, selected for his exceptional growth in sales and profits, is one of seven international finalists who implemented creative marketing strategies to achieve a combined average net profit increase of over $190,000 per contestant from 2010-2011. He has turned his random, break-fix computer business into a highly successful practice specializing in the healthcare industry.

Goel’s well-received HIPAA/HITECH, PCI and Privacy Law seminars have been presented to numerous organizations and companies including the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin, SNC Squared Networks and The Rite Group, SMB Networks, New Haven Community Medical Group, ISC Squared, New York State CyberSecurity, Delaware State Bar, BrightTalk, and various attorney and accounting roundtables.

Raj Goel, CISSP, is the co-founder of Brainlink International, Inc., an IT consulting company based in New York City. With over twenty-five years of experience in the IT industry, Goel has helped develop security solutions for financial services and banking, along with pharmaceutical and health care industries. Working with small to medium-sized companies, Goel provides technology solutions that facilitate the growth of revenues and profitability. He has presented over 100 seminars and conferences across the United States and Canada. He has appeared as an IT Security Expert in interviews on television and in newspapers and magazines including CSO Online, PBS Nightly Business Review, Entrepreneur Magazine, PenTest Magazine, Information Security Magazine, and The New York Times. His recently published book The Most Important Secrets to Getting Great Results from IT: Everything Your Computer Consultant Never Told You focuses on the various options of using technology to help a business run more efficiently.

For More Information:

Raj Goel, Co-founder
Brainlink International, Inc.
87-90 118 Street
Queens, NY 11418

Peter Verlezza
SMB Networks LLC
451 State Street
North Haven, CT 06473
(203) 498-4620 x555
Raj Goel