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Frank Angileri

Frank earned his B.S. in Marketing at DePaul University and is currently an Account Executive at Citadel Information Management. Dealing with numerous accounts from hospitals to law firms, Frank understands how important information management truly is.
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The Bottom Line: Protecting your digital records is more important than ever. Hire a AAA NAID certified company to shred and recycle ALL your electronic devices now!

Posted by Frank Angileri on Jun 1, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Your electronic devices now contain more and more confidential information as our world becomes more digital; that’s why it is essential to properly dispose of decommissioned electronics. Computers, laptops, and hand held devices are a vital part of doing business. While they increase efficiency in your operations, technology is continually moving forward, leading to a pile of obsolete devices containing all of your confidential and proprietary information cluttering your office.

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Topics: Shredding, Recycling, Records Storage, Imaging, compliance, Full-Service, security, electronics recycling, information security, scanning, digitizing, file management

The Bottom Line: Document Destruction During Tax Season-The Best Return You Can Get

Posted by Frank Angileri on Apr 14, 2017 3:00:38 PM

Tax season is the busiest time of year for accountants and CPA firms. Not surprisingly, they tend to generate more documents and sensitive information during this time period. Although for many clients, their main priority is receiving the highest tax refund, it is equally important to make sure their confidential tax documentation is being managed and disposed of correctly.

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Topics: Shredding, Recycling, compliance, security, information security

The Bottom Line: Servicing the Chicagoland area for Document Shredding, Records Storage, and Electronics Recycling to keep your business compliant!

Posted by Frank Angileri on Feb 21, 2017 9:47:35 AM

Business owners and employers are responsible for a great deal. Compliance is just one part of their responsibilities; and although, very important, it is often times overlooked. Having to watch over a multitude of employees and often times over multiple locations, compliance is becoming nearly impossible to manage internally. More and more companies understand the need to outsource document shredding, records storage, electronics recycling, and information management as a whole. The Chicagoland area is home to countless businesses generating TONS of documents and data files containing sensitive information that need to not only be managed and stored within compliance to laws, but also destroyed and recycled properly.

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Topics: Shredding, Records Storage, Customer Service, compliance, Full-Service

Celebrate Halloween with a 4th Quarter Shredding "Clean Out"

Posted by Frank Angileri on Oct 26, 2015 4:55:27 PM

I don’t need to explain why basements can be creepy, but when you are using the basement for storing old records, there are a few scarier things to worry about. The 4th quarter is finally here, so it is time to clean out and purge confidential documents at your business. Here are a few things to consider when shredding your documents out of storage.

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Topics: Shredding, Records Storage

Getting Compliant with Today’s Privacy Laws

Posted by Frank Angileri on Oct 19, 2015 5:15:11 PM

Privacy laws are a major worry for many companies, especially when dealing with customer information. Companies are required to perform their “due diligence” when handling and disposing of confidential information. Does the question ever come to mind of what exactly “due diligence” is?

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Topics: Shredding

Document Imaging

Posted by Frank Angileri on Sep 28, 2015 4:40:42 PM

Records retention can be a tricky concept, the government policies and industry laws can make it difficult to understand. With technology growing so rapidly in the workplace, it is no wonder that information is being stored and shared electronically. What happens with all of those documents in retention that still need to be kept and shared on multiple platforms in a secure way?

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SHRED-ALL POLICY – A must have for HIPAA compliance!

Posted by Frank Angileri on Sep 4, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Did you know Citadel creates and implements SHRED-ALL POLICIES for organizations every day?
Yes, let Citadel eliminate your HIPAA Headache with a Free SHRED-ALL POLICY compliance assessment!
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Topics: Shredding

Electronics Recycling

Posted by Frank Angileri on Aug 27, 2015 5:09:29 PM

Electronics have become a part of our everyday lives. We wake up in the morning to our cell phones ringing, utilize computers and laptops throughout the day at work, and end the day at work using tablets and other media devices. With technology growing so rapidly and having to constantly upgrade our hardware and technology, we are generating a great deal of electronic waste. Electronics contain hazardous materials which can be harmful to human health and to the environment. Whether electronics are no longer working or outdated, they must go through a recycling process that prevents the material ending up in a landfill.

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Topics: Recycling

Store Your Records, Don't Be a Hoarder!

Posted by Frank Angileri on Aug 21, 2015 11:00:00 AM

Retention of records and documents can be quite the project. Offices all across the Chicagoland area have been noticing a buildup of paper at their desk. Documents can clutter employee workspace and make them less productive. The records that can’t be destroyed for 7 years shouldn’t be boxed up and kept in the office, basement, or that extra space in the attic. The files should be organized and stored at a properly secured facility.

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Topics: Records Storage

Shred for Special Olympics Event

Posted by Frank Angileri on Aug 13, 2015 5:42:50 PM

Giving back to the community is very important to all of us at Citadel. This is one of the many reasons we are partnering up with the Westmont Police Department to raise funds for Special Olympics Illinois at our Shred for Special Olympics Event in downtown Westmont.

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Topics: Shredding