May 2019 NEWSLETTER

May 2019 NEWSLETTER

Galas , Luncheons, Happy Hours, Oh My! Make your Life Easier with Salesforce 

Gala and Event Planning - Salesforce can help!
Gala and Event Planning – Salesforce can help!

For a nonprofit there is no better a way to showcase its impact and engage donors and partners than by hosting a fundraiser. But planning and managing a fundraiser is anything but a cakewalk. To ensure the best experience for both your attendees and staff, we’ve outlined the ways Salesforce and integrated tools can streamline your event planning process. Read more. 

Is your Organization Doing Enough to Reduce Risk from Email Cyber Attacks?

Email Threat Protection - ECHO is a Mimecast Partner
Email Threat Protection

Fact – 281 billion emails were sent and received per day worldwide in 2018. And according to 66% of MSPs worldwide, the most common cause of ransomware infections in 2018 was spam and phishing emails. Having an antivirus software is great (and important), as is relying on the security provided by your email provider, but these two aren’t going to save you from the sophisticated and targeted email phishing attacks. Is your organization doing enough to reduce risk from email cyber attacks? 

Meet your Engineer – Dimitar Dimov 

Dimitar Dimov- ECHO Star of the Quarter
Dimitar Dimov- ECHO Star of the Quarter

We all know some superman or superwoman within our organization who does exceptional work but never boasts about their achievements and successes. They are the people we can always depend on, who have saved the day more than once and who lay the foundation for a successful organization. ECHO is lucky to have many such superheroes, and we want you to get to know them just as we do. The first of our Meet Your Engineer blog series is out, and we couldn’t be more excited. Meet Your Engineer – Dimitar Dimov. 

Latest from the Technology Industry   

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$11.6 Billion Identity Manager Okta Poaches Longtime Google Exec To Be Its Chief Product Officer 

New SharePoint home sites headline Microsoft 365 innovations for the intelligent workplace 

What Salesforce Does for Their Employees That Make Other Companies Jealous

Technology Tips

Check out the Summer ‘19 Release Notes 

Salesforce-Summer-19 Release
Salesforce-Summer-19 Release

Look out for Salesforce’s Summer ’19 Release to your instance and our upcoming webinar with our favorite new features! 

Special of the Month

ECHO can help your organization secure your email with Mimecast. As a special of the month we are offering a Mimecast implementation for $1500 ($2250 value) through June 30thGet in touch today

Mark Your Calendars!   

ECHO’s Upcoming Webinar on Salesforce Summer Release 

ECHO’s next webinar will be on Thursday June 20th from 10:00 A.M. to 10:45 A.M. where we will go over our favorite new features from the Salesforce Summer ‘19 ReleaseRSVP here. 

News from ECHO   

BPL and ImBlaze Make a Splash – Get Featured in Forbes 

ImBlaze - Big Picture Learning's Internship Management Platform
ImBlaze – Big Picture Learning’s Internship Management Platform

Nothing makes us happier than helping our clients make a difference or achieve great success. We are excited to see Big Picture Learning featured in Forbes for the internship management platform ImBlaze. ECHO has partnered with Big Picture Learning since 2015 to build and support ImBlaze using the Salesforce platform. 

ECHO Star of the Quarter 

Dimitar Dimov- ECHO Star of the Quarter
Dimitar Dimov- ECHO Star of the Quarter

Dimitar Dimov, is our ECHO Star of the Quarter. He has as grown into more of a lead technologist role, doing technology infrastructure assessments and making related recommendations. He was a driving force behind ECHO’s adoption of Addigy for simplified Mac and iOS device management – he also wrote up ECHO’s procedures for the tool. He has done great work with complex clients and is always willing to jump on a complex problem, very flexible with his work time to accommodate customer requests. Kudos Dimitov for all your exceptional work!