SDI Presence Appoints Erin Manning As Director of Learning

Firm Expands SDIU Career Development and Education Programming

CHICAGO, October 21, 2019 IT consultancy and managed services provider (MSP) SDI Presence LLC (SDI) announces the appointment of Erin Manning to the director of learning. In her new role, Erin will lead the expansion of SDI University (SDIU), the firm’s employee development program, including the rollout of a learning management system (LMS).

Erin has a storied career at SDI, joining the legacy firm at its inception in 1996. Erin has led a myriad of public safety-oriented projects at SDI, including projects at some of our nation’s busiest airports including Chicago O’Hare International Airport, Chicago Midway International Airport, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.  Erin has also managed the firm’s internal cybersecurity awareness training for the past year, which requires each SDI employee’s participation.

“Erin’s long tenure with the firm provides insight into the many career paths that SDI can offer,” said David A. Gupta, Chief Executive Officer of SDI Presence. “We actively invest in the professional development of our colleagues, and I look forward to continuing to build internal systems and programming to best facilitate our team and individual growth.”

SDIU is designed to promote professional evolution through work experiences, formal education and relationship building. Aligned with SDI’s business strategy, SDIU provides SDI employees with an environment to continuously develop their talents and actively shape the future direction of their careers and communities. SDI’s professional development and learning management programs are built to challenge employees to better themselves and achieve their personal and professional goals.

Erin is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Information Security Manager (CISM). Erin Manning may be contacted directly at 312.580.7500 or

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