Kind words from former work mates.
Robert Tanner Experienced Sales Executive July 31, 2014, Travis was a client of Robert’sI worked with Travis at Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO), and he is a talented Security professional. His deep understanding of security, comprehensive project management skills, and being a great team player make him a pleasure to do business with. Ryley MacKenzie CEO at Expeto July 24, 2014, Travis was a client of Ryley’s Travis is one of the most knowledgeable and direct people I have had the pleasure to work with. His knowledge of IT security is incredible and his attention to detail, even better. What I appreciated most about Travis though is his work ethic. He is an absolute “roll-up-his sleeves” kind of person who aims to accomplish tasks without losing vision of the bigger picture. From an IT security perspective (and IT in general), I find this to be a huge asset. Too many times, individuals or companies can get lost in the minutia of day to day operations and stray away from the real need for security – to provide a business -driven approach. This understanding is not lost with Travis, he gets it. Ross Wasylyshyn, PMP Retired July 23, 2014, Ross managed Travis directly Travis is a detail-oriented individual who never loses site of the big picture. His focus is to provide the best solution based on the stated requirements taking in consideration future technology changes that may come forward. Travis gains respect from both clients and his teams by demonstrating his knowledge and experience in the world of systems security. Travis is held in high regard and is valued as a consultant to many of his clients. I thoroughly enjoyed working with Travis on our assignments together. Randall Anderson Project Management Certification Instructor at Lethbridge College July 22, 2014, Travis worked with Randall in the same group While working with Travis, I was impressed by his understanding of the security requirements and the recommendations he made to meet these requirements. He was very knowledgeable and security conscious. I trusted his decisions and would gladly work with him again. Norm LeBlanc Instructor at Centre for Newcomers July 21, 2014, Travis worked with Norm in the same group Travis made great contribution to our projects as one of his areas of expertise is Security. He is a great team player and demonstrates integrity in all facets of project work. I fully recommend him to all who require his expertise. Sergiy Konopelnyuk Technology Risk Management expert July 21, 2014, Travis worked with Sergiy in the same group I have worked with Travis at TELUS Security Solutions. Travis is a great communicator and technically savvy professional. He had always focused on delivering value to clients and demonstrated depth of his knowledge and experience. Charles Harden IT Security July 21, 2014, Travis was a client of Charles’ Travis knows his stuff! It was a pleasure working with Travis. His organization and teamwork skills made him a wonderful customer, and his deep knowledge of IT security gained my respect from day one. I would be happy to work with, or for, Travis if given the opportunity. Sharon Cooper Program Director at Oracle Canada July 21, 2014, Sharon was senior to Travis but didn’t manage directly I worked with Travis on a very complex multi year program. His role was as a senior security implementor/analyis working on the design for a custom identity management application. The complexity of this portion of the program was high and Travis executed his piece of work with dedication and an eye for detail. I believe Travis would apply this diligence to any project or program he is part of. Doug Leece Senior Security Consultant at Secured Net July 21, 2014, Travis was a client of Doug’s I have known Travis for several years, we originally worked together at TELUS and he became my client when I worked at Seccuris. Travis is very commited to quality and detail, he has an excellent breadth and depth related to information security. I looked forward to the contract opportunities he did provide our company, the projects were intersting as well as challenging and Travis always managed those engagements effectively. Ratko Spasojevic Security Consultant June 27, 2011, Travis worked with Ratko in the same group I've had a privilege to work with Travis for more than 3 years on various projects. Whether it was a short-term or long, complex multi-million dollar project, Travis has always exhibited unparalleled commitment, leadership and subject matter expertise in several areas (Identity and Access Management, project management, software architecture/development, solution development and security practice lead) and willingness to do what it takes to get the job done. He is methodical and a great communicator, able to clearly explain complex technical issues to non-technical and business users. I highly recommend Travis and would be delighted to work with him again in the future. Richard D'souza Senior Security Advisor at Network Test Labs Inc. June 21, 2011, Travis was senior to Richard but didn’t manage directly I have known Mr. Travis Kay for 3 years as a Senior Security Manager at TELUS Security Solutions. Travis is excellent at interacting with others and is a real people person. I strongly recommend Travis to any organization without reservations. I am confident that he will excel in any task and will establish productive relationship with staff and clients. Travis is an IDM expert and has extensive hands-on experience on many large scale IDM products and implementations. Jason Koo Cyber Security Advisor. Helping Organizations secure their Business June 18, 2011, Travis worked with Jason in the same group I worked with Travis for over a year. Travis is is a detail oriented technologist who in my opinion is one of the best in his field of identity management. He assisted my sales department to help us secure significant business. Allen Pomeroy Security Engineer at Exabeam March 28, 2011, Travis worked with Allen in the same group Travis is a proficient security professional who has also successfully developed project management skills. He was a key contributor to maturing the IT Security Programme at AESO and I would welcome the opportunity to work with him again. Laurent Blain Manager of Enterprise Application Architecture at WorkSafeBC March 2, 2010, Laurent was a client of Travis’ Travis was tasked with the implementation of a complex component of the Identity and Access Management component of the BC Electronic Health Record. He brought deep subject matter expertise to this engagement, as well as a dogged commitment to getting to end of job. Travis consistently brought great integrity and professionalism to hiw work, and would be a asset to any venture that brought him on - I'd work with him again any time the opportunity presented itself. Jack Cai Enterprise Solution Architect At AESO February 11, 2010, Travis worked with Jack in the same group Travis is one of the most talented IT genius I've ever met. He is a very honest, accountable and dedicated person. He is very keen of the new technology and always inform his colleagues of the new tech. He has a sense of humor and is a fun team player. It was a pleasure of working with him and would like to work with him again in future. Derek Breneol Principal at GLLS (Green LED Lighting Solutions) February 9, 2010, Travis worked with Derek in the same group One of the most dedicated developers I've ever met. Travis is one very honest person who always strives to please and intrigue his colleagues by being upbeat and informed about any new tech that's starting to move forward into mainstream. Fast to learn and adapt. Kelly Grant, CISSP, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC, PMC Compliance and Cyber Security Professional (PCI, NERC, Privacy) February 2, 2010, Kelly managed Travis directly Travis is a hard-working self-starter who invariably understands exactly what a project is all about from the outset, and how to get it done quickly and effectively. Travis is great at taking charge and managing a team who like and respect him and he consistently delivers quality products within the time constraints he is given. Travis is a resourceful, creative, and solution-oriented person who frequently comes up with new and innovative approaches to his assigned projects and can adjust quickly to any environment or work that is given his way. He is highly respected, as both a person and a professional, by colleagues, employees, suppliers, and customers alike. I highly recommend Travis, he is indeed a class-act. Benjamin Damm Platform Architect at Silver Spring Networks February 8, 2009, Travis worked with Benjamin in the same group Travis is an exceptionally fast learner who picked up some very sophisticated tools and bent them to his will without hesitation. When it comes time to get difficult tools to work in tough conditions, Travis comes to mind as a man for the job. Peter Kieser Systems Engineer at Demonware (Activision Blizzard) January 22, 2009, Travis worked with Peter in the same group Travis is extremely motivated and technologically inclined. He would constantly seek out new solutions to that make complex problems easier when I worked with him. He showed strong inter-personal skills and communicated his intentions with his co-workers in a manner that made working with him extremely pleasurable. Would immensely enjoy working with him again!