Are there lessons learned from how IT has grown up over the years that could make Internal Communications nimbler? Over the last several years, I have spent many hours talking to internal communication professionals worldwide. I have had the pleasure and privilege of learning from smart and driven individuals in the field. My background is […]
About Chris Izquierdo
As CEO, Chris is responsible for the company’s strategic vision and planning. He co-founded DevFacto in 2007 with a goal of creating a unique and revolutionary organization where highly intellectual and artistic IT minds could innovate and create solutions that humans love to use. Chris believed that happy employees help produce powerful results that WOW customers and he continues to pursue this belief as he drives the company direction.
Chris holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Sciences from the University of Havana and has worked in the software industry for nearly 20 years.
In his spare time, Chris is an avid adventurer who enjoys hiking, kayaking, traveling and spending time with his family. Want proof? Check out his Instagram account!
Entries by Chris Izquierdo
Should we add Microsoft Teams as a channel to communicate with our employees? It is one of the most debated topics in corporate communications today. It’s not an easy decision as we already have many channels, for example, email, Intranet, Newsletters, Mobile Apps, etc. Each channel has had varying levels of success when it comes […]
Create your content once and distribute it to as many channels as possible! We’ve all heard one version or another of this statement. Creating the same content, shaped for different platforms, is error-prone and time–consuming. All too often, the tools supposed to help us write once, publish everywhere, don’t focus on that as a key feature. They quickly become burdened with tons […]
Microsoft Teams has quickly become a vitally important tool of the enterprise, with employees greatly benefiting from its collaboration and immediate communication capabilities. However, Teams has also brought significant challenges for corporate communications, creating isolated tribes within the organization and leaving the leaders pondering: How to keep our company whole and our people unified? And how to make sure everyone stays informed?
Starting in 2019, we’re launching a sabbatical program to reward our employees and help them reach their full potential.
September 6, 2018 started as a regular day at DevFacto, our employees slowly trickled-in and got about their days. Some crafted code, some designed beautiful and meaningful experiences for our clients, others dealt with finance, sales and marketing. That morning the weather was colder than usual in Edmonton, Alberta, the air was more fall-like than […]
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