This page will have a list of all guest speakers coming to the Louisiana Tech University AITP meetings and to the Louisiana Tech University College of Business for the current year. November 9th, 2011 - Justin Hinckley (CoB Room 218 6pm) (Download Flier)
- 2010 Louisiana Tech Alumnus of the Year
- Hinckley, who received his bachelor's degree in computer science, had a full career at Cleco, an energy services company based in central Louisiana. He started work in 1988 as a staff programmer and moved up to analyst, manager of business services, and, in 2000, was promoted to general manager of technology services, a position which he served until his retirement in 2008.
- As general manager at Cleco, Hinckley directed activities involved with supplying services from four departments: applications, network, telecommunications and support services for all Cleco affiliates.
- Prior to joining Cleco, he worked at Pratt and Whitney Aircraft, Cities Services Co., United Technologies Research Center and Mobil Oil in capacities ranging from programmer/analyst to systems manager. Some of the responsibilities with these companies included selection and configuration of hardware/software, site preparation, data communication design and strategic planning.