Quotes from Our SWAT Partners

TOP Quotes from Our SWAT Partners

“Accenture is proud to be part of New York State’s innovative approach to helping citizens outmaneuver the uncertainty of this pandemic. Accenture has committed skilled technology team members to help address New York’s urgent and high impact coronavirus response activities. We stand together with the state’s digital team to help ensure citizens can access the information they need during this difficult time.” - Deborah Snyder, Managing Director and New York State Lead, Accenture

“Cisco is proud to join the New York State Coronavirus Tech SWAT Team to accelerate the deployment of technology resources that are helping healthcare officials and medical staff scale and optimize the frontline fight against COVID-19. As New Yorkers look to industry, government and business to provide leadership and guidance when the road ahead looks uncertain, Cisco is committed to working with its partners to answer that call.” – Ned Cabot, Country Digitization, Americas

"Google is committed to using our tools, resources and talent to help New York State and our communities as we look to help manage the response to COVID-19, together. We are proud to support our local government organizations with a substantial Google Ad Grant to help provide critical guidance on how to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and explain the measures they are taking to keep our local communities safe. We appreciate Governor Cuomo's leadership during this unprecedented time and look forward to helping the state of New York ensure the health and safety of our community." - Angela Pinsky, Head of Government Affairs for Google New York

Hewlett Packard Enterprise
“As a company whose purpose is to advance the way people live and work, Hewlett Packard Enterprise is proud that our technology and teams are being called in to help organizations address COVID-19. New York is home to many of our team members, customers and partners, so we are eager to lend our expertise in adding greater capacity, scale and speed to the state’s response effort.” - Gregg Melinson, SVP, Corporate Affairs, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

“LinkedIn is committed to helping members, employers, and governments navigate this unprecedented moment. Supporting our communities and one another has never been more important, and the contributions we’ve been able to make through New York’s Tech SWAT team demonstrate the collective impact we can make together.” – Nicole Isaac, LinkedIn’s head of policy for North America

"Microsoft recognizes the challenges this pandemic poses, both to residents of New York State and people around the world. We thank New York State for its leadership in convening this public-private partnership and we are ready to lend our support in joining the Coronavirus State Technology SWAT Team. This is a time for industry to come together with government to tackle this crisis and we look forward to helping New York develop key digital products to meet the challenges of fighting COVID-19." - Toni Townes-Whitley, President of U.S. Regulated Industries, Microsoft

"The Coronavirus State Technology SWAT Team concept is just the kind of innovative approach to partnership between private companies and the NYS government that we need to effectively combat the present crisis and rise to the challenge of protecting every New Yorker." - Julie Samuels, Executive Director, Tech:NYC

"Unisys is honored to partner with New York State to meet the challenges faced by the residents and communities of the Empire state. Unisys is proud to be part of the First-In-The-Nation Covid-19 State Technology SWAT Team and partner with the state to meet technology demands for safety net programs needed by the most vulnerable New Yorkers during this time of great uncertainty. We look forward to remaining a trusted team member as the private sector coordinates with state government to overcome the obstacles presented by the Covid-19 pandemic." - Christopher Reeve Vice President, Public Sector Americas Region, Unisys