Nicole Shortslef
Nicole specializes in all things media – handling CCB's social media, photography and video. She is also CCB’s Green Gal in the IT pro community Spiceworks, building relationships with IT pros across the country.

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What to look for when choosing an IT vendor

What to look for when choosing an IT Vendor

Finding a reliable IT vendor can help save IT pros a lot of time and money (and headaches!), but there’s naturally some skepticism when it comes to trusting an outsider to assess your needs and offer the right solutions at a fair price. We informally polled SpiceHeads, IT pros in the Spiceworks community, to tell…

CCB is Named a Best Place to Work Three Straight Years

Best Place to Work 2017

Employee survey results place CCB among top Southeast Wisconsin companies Racine, WI, June 28, 2017 – CCB Technology, a nationally recognized leader in business IT solutions and services, announced today that the Milwaukee Business Journal has named them as a Best Place to Work winner three years in a row. CCB ranked in the small…

Anatomy of an IT Assessment: The Lakeview Pharmacy Story

anatomy of it assessment

Small Business Success Story Lakeview Pharmacy, owned and operated by Pete and Lynne Ciaramita, is one of the last independent pharmacies in Racine, WI. Since opening in 1974, they have focused on providing personalized care with a passion for excellence and innovation. They have continued expanding to meet the needs of their community and have…

PR: CCB Technology Donates HP Computers to Sheyavoh Center

Sheyavoh Center computer donation

Computers will help train abused women in Guatemala Racine, WI, February 8, 2017 – CCB Technology, a nationally recognized leader in business IT solutions and services, announced today that they are pleased to be able to donate computer equipment to the Sheyavoh Center in Coban, Alta Verapaz in central Guatemala. The donation included 11 used,…

CCB Donates to Local Nonprofits in Fourth Annual Donation Drive

ccb donation drive

Racine, WI, January 13, 2017 – CCB Technology, a nationally recognized leader in business IT solutions and services, announced today that CCB employees recently donated goods to four nonprofits in the Southeastern Wisconsin area. CCB held their annual GiveBack Challenge instead of a gift exchange, a tradition first embraced by employees in December 2012. “This…

PR: CCB Technology Receives Cisco Sales Excellence Award

Cisco Sales Excellence Award Winner’s Circle

Recognized at Winner’s Circle Event in Florida Racine, WI, December 8, 2016 – CCB Technology, a nationally recognized leader in business IT solutions and services, announced today that they were the recipient of the Product Sales Excellence Award at the “invitation only” Cisco Winner’s Circle event in Miami, FL. The Winner’s Circle signifies the elite…

PR: CCB Technology Receives Gold Triple Crown Award from Xerox

Anna receives Xerox Gold Triple Crown Award

CCB recognized for outstanding sales and service performance Racine, WI, December 7, 2016 – CCB Technology, a nationally recognized leader in business IT solutions and services, announced today that Xerox, an American global corporation that sells business process services, printing equipment and software, has awarded them the 2015 Solution Provider Gold Triple Crown. This annual…

SpiceWorld: Insight from 7 IT pros aka SpiceHeads

SpiceWorld

The ninth annual SpiceWorld conference was hosted in Austin, TX by the IT pro community, Spiceworks. The event had a lot to live up to, billed as “The most happenin’ IT conference around! It’s where IT pros and tech marketers come together to learn, meet, and play as they share tech tips, feast on Texas…

PR: CCB Technology is John Foley’s Case Study at Sweden Forum

Melody Bernhardt

VP of Marketing presents CCB’s embracement of “Glad to Be Here” Racine, WI, November 9, 2016 – CCB Technology, a nationally recognized leader in business IT solutions and services, announced today that Melody Bernhardt, CCB’s Vice President of Marketing, will be a presenter at The Nordic Forum for Continuous Improvement in Stockholm, Sweden next week.…

Meet our IT Poets and Server Winners

haiku winners

What would you do with a server? We asked IT pros on Spiceworks (aka SpiceHeads) to answer this question in Haiku form for a chance to win one of three HPE Gen8 demo servers (original values up to $11,000). We received over 140 Haikus and thoroughly enjoyed reading through each one. In the end, we…