Welcome to The Boston Network Users Group

The Boston Network Users Group was Established in 1986

Our Next Meeting will be held on Tue, October 3, 2023

  • Who: All Are Welcome
  • Our Next Meeting Will Be Held on: Tuesday October 3, 2023
  • Meeting Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)
  • In Person Meeting 6:30pm -9:pm (In
  • Meeting Location: Mass Bay Community College &  Zoom
  • This Months Speaker: Mark Hanley, President, I.T. Strategies
  • Meeting Topic: Founding and Work of I T Strategies
  • About this Speaker: Mark Hanley, President, I.T. Strategies

Mark Hanley founded I T Strategies in 1992 in Boston as a strategic consultancy specialized in industrial digital printing, inkjet technology and early market development practices. The company is based in Boston & Tokyo & operates on a private partnership basis.  ITS is a confidential practice with no publishing function and is expert in technology and market analysis based on a wide factual knowledge base.

Prior to this Hanley founded the operations of a major US digital printing consultancy in Europe before moving to Boston. Hanley came to consulting through the paper industry where he began his career in Germany, subsequently working in most of the major European continental countries. Hanley is fluent in German, French and Italian 

Outline Of Talk

Losing a job and never wanting another

Becoming an artisan company with a belief in the value of knowledge and truth (against the consultancy grain in many ways)

Personal commitment to technical knowledge

Riding a Development Curve

Way overdoing it

How partnership can work

In-Person Meeting Information

We are delighted that our meeting is in person again, in the beautiful Mass Bay Community College library Atrium.  We have a potluck dinner and interesting people to meet and network and talk with.

When you get to Mass Bay at 50 Oakland St. Wellesley (on the Newton-Wellesely Line right off Route 9), go up the driveway and take your second big left to get to the main building. Free parking in the visitor spaces. Come in the front door, walk down the hallway past the auditorium, take a left and go up the stairs to the library. Go through the library to the Atrium.

  •  6:30 – 7 pm  setup and schmoozing both in person and on Zoom. 
  • Meeting from 7 pm – 8:45 pm.
  • 8:45 pm – 9 pm schmoozing and cleanup.

Please call Adam Frost if you’d like a ride from Boston or Riverside T  617-522-1049.

How do I Get to the Bnug Meeting?

For people who cannot come in person, we run the  meeting also on Zoom, and you are very welcome to join us.

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  • All Meeting Times are U.S Eastern Time Zones  (US and Canada)

Meeting Location: Online, using Zoom.

Quick Link to Our Zoom Meeting

If you elect to join the meeting via Zoom, please use the following credentials:

  • Meeting ID: 482 645 3134
  • Passcode: bnug <—– (Notice : ALL LOWER CASE LETTERS)


Updated 9/26/2023