Join us for creative cocktails and ERP insights
You’re key to keeping your organization humming. You work hard. The hours are long. It’s time for a night off.
Join us for a singular event at LABEL, SoHo’s custom clothier. Enjoy cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and ERP insights in a space as unique as this occasion.
Rimini Street CTO Eric Helmer will share key takeaways he's gathered from recent industry events, including how companies are de-risking their enterprises. He will also discuss insights on IT modernization from 25 years of working with and advising global organizations.
Rob Floyd, renown mixologist and global liquid chef, will concoct imaginative drink creations, perfect for toasting with the other 15 IT leaders in this remarkable venue. And the expert designers at LABEL will fit you for a complimentary, tailor-made business shirt or blouse.
RSVP below. We look forward to seeing you on the 6th.
Rob Floyd is a global liquid chef and one of the most trusted mixologists in the industry. His company, RF Entertainment, was founded with the desire to change the way people experience a cocktail, creating a healthy relationship with alcohol while providing meaningful social experiences. Since then, he’s travelled the world training bar teams, teaching at the Institute of Culinary Education, and starring in the hit TV show Bar Rescue, among others. He’s been named Best Bartender in America by multiple publications and works with Maxim, People, and The Kelly Clarkson Show as an industry expert. He hopes that by inspiring a belief in the all-around experience of a cocktail to change the way people approach alcohol, empowering them to appreciate the whole moment, to engage in a process and a passion, and to relish the adventure in a glass. Sip Boldly.
Eric Helmer is an information technology executive with 25 years of experience and proven leadership delivering strategic corporate IT transformational projects. He has a strong track record in designing and implementing technical, complex enterprise technology initiatives that provide real return on investment, competitive advantage, and growth for companies.
Mr. Helmer has a broad consulting background with firms such as Linium, ADI Strategies, and The Hackett Group, where he has delivered successful IT projects throughout the U.S., the U.K., India, the UAE, Singapore, and Thailand.
As Chief Technology Officer at Rimini Street, Eric is charged with advising clients on strategic innovative initiatives that align with financial, technical, and functional long-term corporate goals across various applications including Oracle, SAP, IBM, and Microsoft. These initiatives are designed to maximize the effectiveness of their mission-critical enterprise software systems.
Before joining Rimini Street, Mr. Helmer was a vice president at Velocity Technology Solutions, where he led the application services team in delivering transformational cloud and IT solutions for Oracle enterprises.
He is a published author, Oracle ACE alumni and a sought-after, award-winning industry speaker in Oracle conferences. He also has served on many board of directors including the Oracle Developer Tools User Group (ODTUG).
Mr. Helmer holds a Master’s degree in business administration and a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science.