Juan Carlos and Sally Bosacoma
Juan Carlos Bosacoma
Juan Carlos’ passion is to equip business owners with the technology previously only available to large Fortune 500 companies, and then to make them raving fans of his company. His wants to eliminate their computer and technology headaches so they can spend their valuable time running their business, not wasting it on computer problems. For business owners who value technology, Juan Carlos wants to be their Business - IT Partner to help them make technology decisions that are right for their business.
Juan Carlos is affectionately known as the ‘Geek’s Geek’ as many IT Consultants call him to help solve their client’s problems. Juan Carlos believes every business should have access to a Chief Information Officer (CIO) to oversee their technology needs and he takes pride knowing his organization is more than just another IT shop. CIO Landing IT is led by business professionals who leverage IT solutions to drive superior business results – that’s higher growth and higher profitability.
Juan Carlos and his partner (in business and life) Sally Bosacoma, recently published a book called “Computer Headaches Gone Forever!” and together they write several newsletters, articles, and blogs. Recently they were invited to join a national technology-marketing networking group that focuses on the technology needs of small businesses. They enjoy giving presentations on a variety of technology and business topics for local groups in their community.
Sally Bosacoma possesses significant expertise in all areas of business management and marketing. She is the Chief Business Advocate and CMO at CIO Landing IT, where she focuses on providing actionable marketing and business insight for their clients. She shares Juan Carlos’ vision of being their client’s Business-IT Partner to help them leverage technology solutions to drive superior business results.
Their Business DNA:
• To always give service that exceeds expectations and to create raving fans of all our clients
• To earn the right to be our clients trusted, Business-IT Partner through honesty, kept promises and results
• To proactively contribute to our client’s financial success by the superior use of technology
• To have fun at work and celebrate the success of others
Juan Carlos and Sally Bosacoma are active in their local community and members of the CEO Roundtable in Chicago, the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, the Northbrook Chamber of Commerce, the University of Chicago Investment Club, among others. Juan Carlos was an ex-officio for the Honorary Vice-Council of Bolivia.
More About Their Backgrounds
Juan Carlos Bosacoma has 30 years of IT industry experience and the expertise to provide clients with the highest quality technology solutions. JC is a Microsoft Certified Professional Specialist (MCPS), Microsoft Certified Networking Professional Specialist (MCNPS) and Microsoft Small Business Specialist (MSBS). Born in Bolivia, South America, Juan Carlos received a scholarship to attend the University of Buffalo where he received a B.A. in Computer Science, and then later, he attended the University of Chicago where he received his MBA.
Juan Carlos worked in technology for several large companies including Sami Burke, CAP Gemini, and Quaker Oats before starting his first company USHost.com in 1995, one of the first Internet Service Providers in Chicago. After selling USHost.com in 2002, Juan Carlos founded CIO Landing? IT (previously known as IT Consulting Associates, Inc.), a Northfield based IT Service Company that provides outsourced CIO and IT services for small businesses in the Greater Chicagoland Area.
Sally Kroha Bosacoma received a B.S. in Physical Therapy from Northwestern University, a B.S. in Communications from Northwestern University, and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. During her 25 years in corporate marketing, she has held senior-level marketing and general management positions at the Quaker Oats Company, Orbitz.com and Discover Financial Services. Sally has been awarded two U.S. Patents and is the author of several books including one she wrote for her daughter called “How to Be a Dolphin Trainer.” She serves as a leader in the children’s ministry at their church, Willow Creek.
Life at Home
Juan Carlos and Sally live in Northbrook, IL with their two children. In their time away from the office, Juan Carlos enjoys paddle tennis, soccer, playing with his two children, friends, family and good food. Their family has 2 cats – Garfield and Stinky, 2 rats – Squirtles and Grassles, and 1 Beta – Purple Ninja. Ellie and John play soccer on the local soccer club so you can frequently find JC and Sally at soccer games… regardless of the weather.