“I believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to succeed and truly thrive, and more than ever today, that means relying on technology. Medium sized (specifically, family-run) business often lack the access to tools and expertise which would otherwise enable them to reach incredible new heights. It’s my personal mission to not only arm ArchonOne’s clients with best of breed technologies, but also to educate their staff and leadership along the way.”
– Michael J. Silva
Prior to incorporating, Mr. Silva led a 12 man team / $2mm budget as the Director of Information Technology at 24/7 Real Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: TFSM; 3 years), Senior Quantitative Analytics Engineer at Thomson Reuters (NYSE: TRI; 6 years) and provided technology consulting and strategy for Manulife Wood Logan, Korn/Ferry International (NYSE: KFY), Computer Associates (NASDAQ: CA) and many other organizations in the Finance and Computer Networking industries since 2002. He is responsible for the launch and operation of multiple financial modeling and engineering products currently generating millions of dollars in new revenue today.
Mr. Silva earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and graduated Summa Cum Laude with his Masters in Information Assurance (Information Security / Criminal Justice) from Northeastern University. He actively teaches Undergraduate and Graduate level classes as an adjunct Professor of Computer Networking at the New York Institute of Technology. Mr. Silva is an Eagle Scout and has earned his CCNA and CISSP industry certifications. Additionally, Mr. Silva is also the Department of State license holder for all ArchonOne surveillance and alarm work in New York State. Recently, Mr. Silva was selected for a TEDx Talk.
Mr. Silva is married and lives with his wife, two sons and 95lb Goldendoodle Rusty in Long Island, NY. He enjoys triathlons, camping, outdoor sports and is a martial arts enthusiast. Mr. Silva is a board member of the Boy Scouts of America, Manhattan Council.