Giveaway

Enter a chance to win!

Visit with ByWater Solutions at our ALA Virtual Booth and enter to win a $50 gift card! We will hold a drawing on Wednesday, June 23, Thursday, June 24, and Friday, June 25.

One winner will be selected at random each day.

*Winner will be notified by email.

Join Us at ALA for Four Exciting Sessions!

  • June 22, 10:00am - 10:30am Central
    • How can ByWater help my library move to an Open-Source Solution?
    • In this 30 minutes webinar, we will introduce ByWater Solutions, a full-service, high-quality Open Source support and implementation company dedicated to providing libraries with a lower cost, more advanced level of support for your system.
    • Register for the session
  • June 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm Central
    • The Ultimate Guide to Koha
    • In this 1 hour webinar, The Ultimate Guide to Koha, we will cover how staff can intuitively navigate through the models on the staff client and how your patrons can get the most out of the Koha OPAC!
    • Register for the session
  • June 22, 2:00pm-2:30pmpm Central
    • 10 Reasons Why Aspen Discovery is Right for Your Library
    • In this 30 minutes webinar, 10 Reasons Why Aspen Discovery is Right for Your Library, we will cover an overview of what Aspen Discovery has to offer and how libraries are utilizing Aspen's customizations to promote all their library has to offer.
    • Register for the session
  • June 22, 4:00pm - 4:15pm Central
    • Top 5 myths of Open Source! Are you ready to be the Game Changer?
    • Oftentimes people get nervous when talking about open-source software and data. In this 15 minute presentation, we demystify the preconceptions you might have about open source!
    • Register for the session

Say hello to the ByWater Solutions Team

Nathan Curulla

Nathan Curulla

CRO

Nathan Curulla

Nathan Curulla

CRO

Nathan has a degree in Business Management and Marketing, and has expert customer service and relationship development experience. His extensive sales experience in regional, national and international forums has given him a broad scope with regard to our clients needs. He has also successfully managed many operational projects, maximizing work flow procedures and streamlining business operations.

Bill Kessler

Bill Kessler

Aspen Discovery Sales Consultant

Bill Kessler

Bill Kessler

Aspen Discovery Sales Consultant

Bill has a degree in Management Information Systems from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. He has extensive sales, innovative marketing and outreach, and customer relationship experience. Bill has been working with libraries since 2001. In his spare time, he enjoys running, hiking, traveling, and spending time with family.

Josh Barron

Josh Barron

Koha Sales Consultant

Josh Barron

Josh Barron

Koha Sales Consultant

Josh has a degree in Sports Management and Marketing from the University of New Haven. Before joining the team at ByWater he spent over 10 years of providing excellent customer service in sales and retail. He brings that experience and passion to help spread the Koha name and be able to bring it to libraries everywhere.

Jessie Zairo

Jessie Zairo

Director of Library Sales and Outreach

Jessie Zairo

Jessie Zairo

Director of Library Sales and Outreach

Jessie has both graduate and undergraduate degrees in Library Science; receiving her MLIS from the University of South Florida. Her previous experience as a Law Librarian and as Member Services Coordinator for an 18 county library consortium in Florida provided her with the opportunity to work and train with libraries of all sizes and types. Her primary professional interests are advocacy, outreach and training library staff on everything from technology to project management and customer service techniques. In her spare time she is an avid runner, traveler, outdoors lover and crafter.

Kelly McElligott

Kelly McElligott

Library Accounts Coordinator

Kelly McElligott

Kelly McElligott

Library Accounts Coordinator

Kelly received her MLIS from the University of Arizona and her BA from Mercyhurst University. She has worked as a librarian in the public library sector as a cataloger, systems and adult programming. As an educator with Bywater, her focus is to help, educate, and manage change for libraries and librarians around the globe.

Kalleen Marquise

Kalleen Marquise

Partner Engagement

Kalleen Marquise

Kalleen Marquise

Partner Engagement

Kalleen holds a MLIS from the University of South Florida and a BA in English from the University of Florida (Go Gators!). She has over seven years of experience working in public service in public and academic libraries. Kalleen is passionate about providing outstanding customer service and getting to know library partners far and wide. In her spare time, she enjoys exploring the natural wonders of Florida and countries on her travel bucket list.