Malinda has more than 20 years of experience in business strategy and technology. At Google, she was a founding team member of the ad technology organization. She was a senior partner at WPP where she founded and led their consulting organization and the Product Management and Technology group.
She specializes in business resiliency planning, communications technologies, product management, and technology operations. She has advised clients such as Procter and Gamble, General Electric, Volkswagen, BlackRock, and Walmart, as well as hundreds of startups. She’s a Maine Venture Fund board member and a mentor with Techstars, MassChallenge, and Maine Center for Entrepreneurs. She’s an avid skier and scuba diver, and a certified yoga teacher.
Navigate the challenges of data security in the AI era. Learn best practices to safeguard your business data and responsibly harness the power of AI tools.
While brick-and-mortar aspects of business remain key to many industries, from manufacturing to service providers, IT has become an essential part of every single business. From Customer Relationship Management (CRM) to accounting, websites to data management, and so on, we all need information technology to help our businesses work in these modern times.
Every business's IT needs are unique. Sometimes you need in-house IT to keep up. Other times, you absolutely need the experience of outside experts.
Learn the importance of password management for SMBs, discover 15 best practices, and find out how Uprise Partners can help secure your digital assets.
Discover the details of recent LastPass security incidents and how they impact SMBs. Learn if it's time to move away from LastPass and how Uprise can help!
Our biggest accolades come from our clients’ successes. That said, it’s an honor to be recognized for our team’s expertise. For the third year in a row, we're thrilled to be named among the top security firms and MSPs in North America.
IT Service Management is one of the most necessary and overlooked services aimed at small and medium businesses, providing IT support & security.
We have three main principles that have become the backbone of our organization, helping us to grow while fostering a culture where everybody knows why we work so hard, everybody is rewarded for their effort, and everybody feels like a valued member of the team.
Zero-trust is all the rage these days – and with good reason. And no, I’m not talking about the zero-trust you have for the telemarketer calling with that extended car warranty that you absolutely must have. I’m talking about zero-trust in terms of cybersecurity. It’s a shift in security philosophy that requires more in-depth tactics to prevent a security breach.
Everyone started working remotely in 2020, including the Uprise team, and it became immediately clear that this new style of working came with a new set of challenges. Two main concerns emerged: how best to deal with increased cybersecurity risks and how best to motivate a remote team.
Knowing how your customers feel is key to understanding your audience. While getting to know each and every one of your customers on a personal level isn’t realistic, there are approaches and tools that can help.
A comprehensive go-to-market strategy identifies the new direction for a product or service. In a nutshell, it’s about getting your product to market efficiently and successfully.
If eyes are windows into the soul, your website is a window into your business. Does your website accurately reflect the impressive work you do? Who you are?