Jackie Fallon of FIT Solutions Visits Campus
The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship hosted a presentation by Jackie Fallon, owner of FIT Solutions, on November 8 in Sleith 100. During her presentation, Fallon discussed the path she took to starting, running, and growing her business venture, shared lessons that she learned along the way and gave pointers to those who are just starting out. Fallon is a 1982 graduate of Western New England University and founded FIT Solutions in 2005. The company provides information technology resources to companies in western Massachusetts and northern Connecticut on a contract or permanent basis. Before starting FIT Solutions, Fallon worked in the information technology sector for 20 years, including 13 years with IBM as a systems engineer.
Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England University serves 3,700 students, including 2,550 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy, and School of Law.