JR Howard named new Upic CEO

JR Howard

July 30, 2015 On behalf of the Board of Directors of Upic Solutions (Upic), Karen Mathison, Board Chair and President & CEO of United Way of Greater Toledo has announced the appointment of Mr. Josh R. “J.R.” Howard III, MCSE to the position of Chief Executive Officer effective August 17, 2015 J.R. has served as […]

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CEO position now open for applications

With Winston Faircloth stepping down from his position later this year, Upic Solutions is looking for a new leader. The Chief Executive Officer Reports to the Upic Board of Directors and provides executive leadership in the development and management of the organization. Responsibilities include: overall leverage of the governance structure of the organization; development of […]

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Faircloth to step down as Upic CEO

Winston Faircloth

Winston Faircloth, the CEO of Upic Solutions, has announced he will step down from the organization at the end of September 2015. With 33 years of service in executive positions at Upic and three United Ways, Faircloth will continue to lead the organization while the Upic Solutions Board of Directors searches for a new CEO. […]

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Goldfish Trilogy on Kindle

gold purple and green goldfish giveaway

Stan Phelps was our keynote speaker in 2012 at the Upic Summit.  You can pick up all THREE of Goldfish trilogy FREE on Monday, May 5th until midnight PDT on Amazon.  Modestly priced otherwise via Upic affiliate link. Purple:  What’s Your Purple Goldfish is about customer differentiation via added value. Marketing to your existing customers […]

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Security Alert: Operation Clandestine Fox

May 2, 2014: You may have heard of “Operation Clandestine Fox” in the media.  This is the name of the campaign malicious of hackers taking advantage of a critical security flaw with Adobe Flash and Internet Explorer.  This flaw can allow a malicious hacker to take control of your PC.  The flaw is being actively […]

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Security Alert: Heartbleed Bug

Heartbleed bug

 April 11, 2014:  You may have heard about a serious flaw with many internet based systems called, “Heartbleed Bug.”  This is truly a very credible and real danger that everyone using any internet system should know about.  At its very basic level, many popular websites and devices have a security flaw that lets an outside […]

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Financial Accountability

Among United Way technology providers, only Upic provides complete transparency and accountability for our financial standing. As a separate not-for-profit corporation, we annually publish our IRS 990 tax return. You can reference our most recent tax return by visiting our Board/Volunteer page on our public website.

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Upic Bracket Challenge 2014

The 2014 Upic bracket challenge is underway, open to #UnitedWays and friends/members of #Upic.  We’re playing for bragging rights within our growing community. Upic is the strategic technology of partner of United Ways around the nation.  Let’s see your best you-pick strategy with your selections. To join, click this link: http://es.pn/1e7AAbB Entries close at noon […]

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#Andarville Here We Come!

In just a few weeks, the Upic team will be heading to Louisville for the annual User Group Conference. For the third consecutive year, Upic’s high-performance hosting platform will provide the cloud-based training environment for five different tracks for the first two days of the conference. In addition to Andar hosting services, Upic alone provides […]

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Martin Luther King Jr Holiday

In honor of the national day of remembrance for the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. Upic’s offices are CLOSED on Monday, January 20, 2014.  All hosted services will continued to be monitored 24 hours per day, 365 days per year. Normal business hours will resume at 7:00 am Eastern on Tuesday, January 21st.  

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