“...My staff and I would like to thank you for your presentations at this year's Indiana School Safety Specialist Academy Advanced Training. Your willingness to share your experiences and expertise with the participants has been extremely helpful, and we appreciate your participation in our program. Read the entire letter.
- David Woodward, Director, School Safety Specialist Academy
Brookshire's Grocery Company
“I am writing to recommend Mark Seguin as a resource and/or presenter for your company in the areas of Social Media and Identity Theft... His knowledge of these topics never ceases to amaze me.
…it literally changed the way that I operate in my personal life. It also had a huge effect on our company’s operations…
Mark is a very engaging presenter and is able to balance the severity and the seriousness of the topic with professional humor.”Read the entire letter.
- Anne Cozart, Workforce Planning and Recruiting Supervisor
United Way of Tyler
“With a unique style and humor and real-world examples, Mark conducted a logically ordered presentation regarding social networking, identity theft awareness and data breach prevention. He proved to be a valuable resource and we are asking him to return for second training.” Read the entire letter.
- Jo McMahan, Director of Nonprofit Development Center
Hallsville Police Department
"I found your training for civilians in Response to Active Shooter Situations very informative, progressive and right on the mark.
It was the absolutely best trianing for citizens to participate in to make them safe in these types of situations. I believe in it so much that I am sending all my family and friends through it to include my children.” Read the entire letter.
- Paul Montoya, Chief of Police
“Mark’s presentation on both the topics of active intruder and stay safe in cyberspace were received exceptionally well by the students at Comanche ISD.
He used a variety of strategies to keep the students on task and fully engaged in the content even though the group size approached 650 students and lasted over an hour and a half in one assembly. Read the entire letter.
- Rick Howard, Superintendent
Tyler Junior College
“I am thoroughly pleased with Mark’s in depth knowledge of identity theft, and he is an engaging speaker.” Read the entire letter.
- Ije “EJ” Unegbu, Coordinator for Professional Development
“Mark’s presentation to the staff at McGregor ISD was an eye-opening experience! Cyberbullying, identity theft, and digital safety are all topics that any public school educator ignores at their own peril.
I highly recommend TBG Solutions as a staff development activity for any campus or district.” Read the entire letter.
- Paul Miller, Jr. High Principal
“The session was very well received by our students and we felt it was a valuable use of time. The training included real world examples to help the students understand the serious dangers and consequences of digital disrespect. It has provided them with useful information to alleviate potential problems.”
- Trevor Rogers, Superintendent
North Lamar ISD
“With advancing technology among our students, our teachers and administration must be aware of the risks involved. The positive responses to his presentation have been so overwhelming, we had Mark come back to go campus by campus with more in-depth training.”
- James A. Dawson, Superintendent
“It is my pleasure to recommend TBG Solutions Inc. as a resource for your training needs in the area of Identity Theft Protection/Awareness and the cautions of using Social Media.
We found that the training has given our employees a sense of caution when handling sensitive information of students as well as employees.”Read the entire letter.
- Tony Johnson, Director of Human Resources
“Mark is a highly effective trainer who uses humor and real world examples to help us understand the serious dangers we face in today’s world of identity theft, how it can affect our lives, and how we prevent it.” Read the entire letter.
- Marilyn R. Cobb, Assistant Superintendent for Business Operations
ETA Global Inc.
“Mark recently conducted an outstanding training for our company. With humor and factual knowledge, he easily held the attention of our employees while educating them regarding social networking, identity theft awareness and data breach prevention. The information he conveyed was not only pertinent in our electronic culture, but also opened the eyes of our employees to the importance of being proactive in this area.” Read the entire letter.
- Roland Haley, President
Cherokee County Electric Cooperative
“Mark’s presentation was personal enough to keep everyone interested by discussing information about the internet, Facebook and cell phones. He had everything thinking and asking questions on a personal and business level by the end of his presentation.”
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- Nan Gaze, Administrative Assistant
Lindale High School
“There has been an overwhelming “Positive” feedback from students, Teachers, Administrators, and Parents. Everyone learned a great deal about safeguards while social networking. You really made an impact in our school and community”.
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- Donny Williams, Principal
Lindale Intermediate School
“Wow! You were great with our students during the “BeSafe in CyberSpace” assemblies. I appreciate your energy during the presentation and all the helpful information to help students understand the “threats” associated with the internet. Your analogies related perfectly to our students and I believe our students will make better choices as a result of what you shared.” Read the entire letter.
- Lori Anderson, Principal
North Lamar ISD Employee Comments
“Eye opening & thought provoking. Lots of good tips”. “Students need this information!!” Any child old enough to use a computer should have this training.” Great workshop for everyone!”. Read all the comments.
- Various Employees
Orange Grove ISD
“We were very please with Mark’s presentation, his professionalism, and the relevance of the information. Using real-life examples, plenty of humor, and well researched facts, our instructional faculty and staff and our auxiliary support staff learned a great deal about current technology trends and practices as well as potential risks to our employees and students.” Read the entire letter.
- Ernest Henderson, Director of Student Achievement
“We found the training to impact the way we think regarding identity theft and sensitive information. The result of the training has been a change in behavior in our employees. Also, we found the training to be very productive and a good use of our employees’ time. Mr. Seguin exhibited great communication skills which kept the full attention of the participants.” Read the entire letter.
- Micheal S. Edens, Director of Administrative Services
Sanger Middle School
"Very informative and a helpful wake up call for students. We had parents attend and after the assembly they stopped by the office to tell me how beneficial they felt this assembly to be not only for their child but to them as well as a parent."
- Sally Herrell, Assistant Principal
Hebbronville High School
"I feel that all students and parents need to be informed about this social media and how it impacts their kids today."
- Ernesto Perez, Assistant Principal
“Since  he has come every year to review the information with existing employees and to train new ones. Each time our employees have said the training was enjoyable and that they learned something new they could apply in the workplace as well as in their personal life. His presentations are professional, informative and engaging. ” Read the entire letter.
- Laura L Allen, Administrative Assistant
Northern California Fertility Medical Center
"Matt's social networking pitfalls training was important for my employees to hear. With a lot of examples and stories Matt helped them understand the reality of workplace issues that can come out of personal social networking. I am sure they will take more time to think before they post and share."
- Denise Koenes, COO
Northern California Surgical Group
"Matt was engaging, and very informative. The information he provided was very helpful in making myself and the other managers aware of the benefits and disadvantages of using social media in our offices. I left with a better understanding of how things can go wrong or be misinterpreted. I also look forward to implementing his social media policy in my work place to prevent abuse.”
- Lisa Craig, Manager
Washoe Tribe of Nevada & California
“Matt provides a comprehensive knowledge of his subject matter in fraud and identity theft. He takes a complicated subject that is little known about by the general public and condenses into a relatively short presentation.
I highly recommend all employers to take advantage of what Matt has to offer while showing employees how much you care about their well being in this dog-eat-dog world.”
- Don Johnson, Staff Development
Premiere Surgical Specialists
“Matt is an excellent speaker who is able to educate his audience while entertaining them. He has some excellent take home advice which would prove benificial to anyone who is conducting business today and has internet connectivity and employees"
- Donna Juell, President
Henry County Board of Education
"The presentation given was very informational, thorough, and eye-opening. I received numerous compliments after the session on how [our employees] appreciated the information that was presented." Read the entire letter.
- Dennis R. Coe, Superintendent
Children's Health System
"His presentations to staff were professional and very informative without being alarmist. He was able to speak to Federal Regulations, current risk threats and explain how product features would reduce an individual's exposure... Since our initial implementation, Jimmy has continued to provide prompt, effective customer service..." Read the entire letter.
- Joni Blankney, Benefits Director
Don's Carpet One
"Mr. Parrish has educated us to the importance - both corporately and individually - of taking note of any and all identity theft protection measures. We have implemented many ideas gleaned from his presentations and have incorporated them into our corporate structure... I fully recommend Mr. Parrish's services."
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- William K. Priddy, Sr. Vice President
Tulare Joint Union High School District
"Matt was effective in generating a greater awareness among our staff of the power of information and the importance in being vigilant in how information is handled at all levels of our organization." Read the entire letter.
- Alfonso Gamino, Asst. Superintendent
"It is always a pleasure to recommend a person of the caliber of Matt Tibbetts... His training of our staff and students was of the highest quality, very user friendly and timely.
His outstanding people skills and effectiveness as a trainer were enhanced by his use of humor and real world examples to help all present understand the world we live and work in today." Read the entire letter.
- Carolyn A. Martin, Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Services
"It truly was a privilege to have you speak to our group. I have received some very good feedback from our employees regarding the valuable information they received during those two days. Just yesterday one of our supervisors told me she was not even aware that medical ID theft was a problem. We thank you so much for sharing such good information. We are all better prepared to be proactive rather than reactive."
- Libba Ellison
"Matt, your presentation was very informative. I hope that the information you shared with my students will have an impact on their social media behavior. Thank you for sharing."
- Yvonne Murray, High School Counselor
"Students are still referencing Matt's presentation which leads me to believe that the impact of his speech will help students to make better social media choices. His stories and videos were so real and students could identify with them.
I would definitely recommend Matt Tibbetts to any school district or organization that helps our youth." Read the entire letter.
- Tracy Dees, Counselor
Sanger Middle School
"Eye-opening and mind blowing! Just what the students and ADULTS needed to see and hear in order to know how to be more safe with our personal information. Totally thought I was way safer; now I can see what easy targets we make ourselves....I have already seen students turning off their geotags!"
- Lisa Griffin, M.Ed, Counselor
Sigal Heart Center
“I consider [Mark's] session an extremely valuable use of our time. This training will help keep our customer’s data safe as well as the business/personal information of each of our employees.
I wholeheartedly recommend Mark Seguin’s training modules for any medical office or business that would like to keep its confidential information, confidential.” Read the entire letter.
- J. Wayne Hudson, Administrator
“Our staff appreciated the energetic presentations that you brought on the perils lurking in the new media and technologies.
For our students, your presentations dealt with bullying, sexting, and abuse of technologies while pointing students to better life choices. Both our junior high and high school students were very engaged in the presentations.
Best wishes as you continue to share excellent training with both adult and student groups.” Read the entire letter.
- Dale Morton, Superintendent
“Matt's presentation was very impressive... used humor to keep the audience attentive and alert.
He had many facts that were eye opening to our faculty on identity theft. The ninety minute presentation did not seem long at all.
I can honestly say Matt's presentation ranks as on of the best from the company of TBG. I want to commend Mr. Tibbetts on his presentation and will not hesitate to use him again at Garrison ISD.” Read the entire letter.
- Darren Webb, Superintendent
“I want to thank you for the excellent active shooter training at our staff development inservice on August 23, 2013.
Thanks to your training and role playing, we can now implement alternative methods which help us buy time and save lives.
Although we hope that Troup ISD is never confronted with such a horrific situation, we feel that we are much better equipped to handle it should it occur, thanks to your active shooter training.” Read the entire letter.
- Stuart Bird, Superintendent
Crossroads Christian Academy
"As a twenty-five year veteran teacher, I have had years of emergency situation training. However, TBG Solutions training was far above and beyond any training I had ever received during my teaching career.
The style and philosophy of TBG Solutions empowered students, parents and staff to think, outside of the box while training for the unexpected.
“Thank you again for your great presentation to our students and faculty. Without doubt, the message you delivered and the principles you shared with our students and staff will buy them the precious time they might need in the event of an active shooter situation.
I could not agree more with the statements, “Seconds are lives saved.” “The body cannot go where the mind has never been.”
I have received several positive comments from parents… I have also heard from teachers how they appreciate the fact that they now feel empowered and have options.”Read the entire letter.
- Randall J. Hoyer, Superintendent
“Matt did an outstanding job presenting to the district staff at Rivercrest. He was very knowledgeable about the subjects that he presented but, just as important, he was also able to connect with the staff with his upbeat attitude and passion to share valuable information to keep other people safe.
I have had many comments that these were tow of the most practical in-service trainings that we have had at Rivercrest. Read the entire letter.
- Stanley Jessee, Superintendent
“This morning Mark Seguin trained students on three different campuses. Students entered as usual: talkative and being silly. When they left, it was much different. You could tell from the looks on their faces, he made an impact..
“I’m amazed”, “This was the best workshop ever!” and “I had no idea”... were only some of the comments from staff today after our training. He connected with staff much more than I anticipated. His approach was perfectly balanced.Read the entire letter.
- Lily McGrath, Administrative Director
“The staff enjoyed listening to Mark Seguin during our Staff Develop Day. The information was not only helpful but a little unnerving. Hearing how our personal information can be so easily compromised was discouraging. Everyone needs to hear the pros and the cons when using Social Media and Mr. Seguin is a valuable resource in this area."
Everyone needs to be aware of how to keep their information safe, to the best of their ability, and Mark presented many great ideas to help with this. Read the entire letter.
- Greg Hunt, Principal
The University of Alabama
“…Your leadership and session content is the value factor that makes this conference the ‘must attend’ event for HR Professionals. The University strives to deliver quality training for participants and skilled instructors like you make that possible…”Read the entire letter.
“…Mark provided relevant examples and experiences that made our staff think twice about what they have posted on social media and what they might do differently in the future…Mark provided our attendees with valuable resources and information that they were able to take away from the session…I would recommend Mark and TBG Solutions, Inc., to any business/organization looking to educate their employees on cyberspace and the importance of protecting your on-line presence.” Read the entire letter.