045: How AI, Big Data, 5G & Blockchain Can Help Your Business Win

Artificial intelligence (a.k.a. AI), big data, 5G and blockchain are emerging technologies that will have profound impacts on how businesses operate in the future. Peter’s guests are his friends David Cieslak and Eric Beyer. David and Eric were recently in Edmonds so they took the opportunity to sit down over beers to chat about these technologies and how businesses can use them to create new opportunities to win.

David Cieslak is Chief Cloud Officer and EVP with RKL eSolutions, a leading business process automation consulting firm with offices across the US. In his role, he is responsible for helping companies grow strategically with cloud-based solutions and industry-specific service expertise for ERP, CPM, CRM, AP Automation, and other critical business processes.

He is a frequent speaker for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA) and other state accounting societies as his alter ego “Inspector Gadget.” He is a Sage Intacct Certified Consultant and holds the GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC). He is the past Chair of the AICPA IT Executive Committee and past president of the California CPA Education Foundation.

David Cieslak’s Profile and websites

rklesolutions.com  (Company Website)