Richard Niemiec is chief executive officer of TUSC, an Inc. 500 full-service consulting and
training company specializing in Oracle technology. Rich has been named by Oracle Corporation as an
Oracle Certified Master--one of only six originally so recognized around the world. He is the
former president of the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG) and president of the Midwest Oracle
Users Group. Rich has been named the Top Speaker of the IOUG Conference five times and is a member
of the Entrepreneurial Hall of Fame.