Blackstone Technology Group to Sponsor and Present at AgileDC 2012

Speakers to Discuss Agile Persuasion Tactics and Projects

Washington D.C., October 9, 2012 – Blackstone Technology Group, a global technology and management consulting firm, is proud to be a Silver Sponsor of AgileDC 2012 on Oct. 23, 2012. Additionally, Blackstone employees James Humphries and Joshua Seckel will be presenting in Session 1 at 10:00 a.m. EST.

Humphries’s presentation topic is Agile Persuasion Tactics, and he will be sharing tips on how to educate and sell Agile to people unfamiliar with the service. Humphries has executed projects and guided strategy for many Fortune 50 companies within the Federal, local, finance, wireless and cable industries. He strives to use his experience to move strategy and project delivery forward to modern, streamlined methods and processes.

Seckel will present on OMB300, Techstats, EVM, and Governance Reporting for Agile Projects. With years of experience in state and Federal Government at multiple agencies, Seckel currently leads Blackstone’s Agile management consulting practice, focused on multiple Department of Homeland Security (DHS) components and implementation of Agile across the Department. Seckel is an active member of the DHS Agile Integrated Project Team, which defines the Agile practices and processes for the department.

“Agile momentum within the Federal Government is pushing new innovations, both within Federal programs as well as the Agile community,” says Joshua Seckel, Technical Manager of Blackstone Technology Group.

Please join us at AgileDC 2012 for these exciting presentations and get a 15% discount by following this link or using the discount code “Blackstone” on the registration page.

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