Technology Expert, Charles Swihart, Signs Publishing Deal With TechnologyPress™ To Co-Author the book, “On Thin Ice”

Charles Swihart will team up with other leading IT professionals to release the new book, “On Thin Ice”, a collaboration of expert advice on the Information Technology industry.

Houston, Texas – August 26, 2020 Technology Expert, Charles Swihart, recently signed a publishing deal to co-write the forthcoming book titled On Thin Ice, published by TechnologyPress. In addition to Swihart’s expertise, the publication features content from other leading IT Consultants and Experts. The book will be released under TechnologyPress™, an imprint of CelebrityPress® LLC, a leading business book publisher that publishes books from ThoughtLeaders® around the world.


On Thin Ice is tentatively scheduled for release in late fall of 2020.


Charles and the other authors have chosen to receive no royalties from the book, and to instead donate them to the St. Jude Foundation.

Charles Swihart was selected to be an author due to his willingness to share his vast knowledge about the IT industry. His professional expertise makes him an asset to the publication and will surely benefit a wide range of readers.

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About Charles

Charles Swihart fell in love with technology as a teenager when he began writing software on a Texas Instruments TI-99A computer. He studied Engineering and Computer Science and began his Information Technology career at Bechtel in 1990 where he led AutoCAD training for Engineers and Designers both in the United States and in the Middle East.

Charles also developed applications to help AutoCAD users work more efficiently. Eventually, the focus of Charles’ work moved from training and development around AutoDESK products to building software in the Oil and Gas industries to manage pipeline transactions, analyze laboratory samples and manage well inventories.

In 2003, left software development to start the Cyber Security Centric Managed IT Services firm, Preactive IT Solutions. The firm was named one of the top 501 Managed IT Service firms in the world by Channel Futures and was on the Houston Business Journal’s 2019 list of the 100 Fastest Growing Companies in Houston, Texas. Charles serves as a coach to other IT entrepreneurs and was recognized as an industry leader by his peers when he was selected twice to be a finalist in the Technology Marketing Toolkit’s annual “Better Your Best” competition. He won that competition in 2020 as the most profitable company in the competition.

Charles has led several Ransomware Remediation projects and his company specializes in bringing IT Services and Cyber Security Protection to Engineering, Construction and Manufacturing firms. With his background in Engineering, he understands the challenges these firms have and how to use technology to help.

Preactive IT Solutions manages IT systems for companies both with and without internal IT teams providing help desk, server management, cyber security, cloud and backup services.


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About TechnologyPress™:

TechnologyPress™ is a leading business and technology book publisher that publishes books from thought leaders around the world. TechnologyPress™ has published books alongside Robin Robins and other Cybersecurity experts. TechnologyPress™ is an imprint in partnership with CelebrityPress® LLC. CelebrityPress® has published books alongside Jack Canfield, Brian Tracy, Dan Kennedy, Dr. Ivan Misner, Robert Allen, Michael Gerber, Tom Hopkins, and many of the biggest experts across diverse fields.



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