Get to know our President, Jimmy Georgiou

SolutionStart Profiles

Jimmy Georgiou is the Founder and CEO of SolutionStart, a leading provider of technology solutions and services for the Dental Industry. Jimmy has over 22 years of strong experience in Information Technology. He has established a proven track record of working with clients to understand their strategic objectives in designing and implementing technology solutions into the demanding computer and network environments of a dental office.

As President, he led his team as a client, Mint Hill Dentistry, won the National Dental Office Design award, awarded by the American Dental Association (ADA) in Hawaii in 2009.

In conjunction with providing guidance from a technology standpoint, Jimmy began to focus on the impact of HIPAA within the dental industry. After several years of studying and fully understanding the role technology will play in this field, he launched a second company, Aspida, to better address these mandates and regulations. Their first offering, Aspida Mail, has proven to be one of the easiest and safest HIPAA Compliant encrypted email solutions in the industry.

SolutionStart was featured in an article on ’10 Practice Predictions for 2015’ in Dental Product Reports. Dr. John Flucke, Editor of Dental Products Report, highlighting their expertise in the field: “This past summer, I spent a day with the smart people at SolutionStart. In addition to being a first-class integration and IT security firm, the company also has an on-staff HIPAA expert.”

Jimmy is an industry leader in the areas of HIPAA and dental technology and has educated hundreds of dentists and dental professionals through his presentations at Industry Annual Sessions, Dental Society Meetings and Study Clubs. Notable engagements listed below:


Slated to Present
March 2022 – Oregon Dental Association Meeting (Portland, OR)

HIPAA & Technology: The Survival Guide
March 2019 – Hinman Dental Meeting (Atlanta, GA)
February 2017 – American Association of Dental Office Management (Raleigh, NC)
January 2017 – Yankee Dental Congress Show (Boston, MA)
May 2016 – NCDS Annual Meeting (Myrtle Beach, SC)

The Beginner’s Guide: HIPAA & Technology
May 2019 – NC Dental Society Meeting (Myrtle Beach, SC)

HIPAA, Electronic Health Records & the Future of the Dental Practice
October 2015 – AAOMS Annual Meeting (Washington, DC)
October 2014 – Patterson Dental Sales Meeting (Charleston, SC)
July 2014 – Dental Health Products, Inc. National Sales Meeting (Green Bay, WI)

HIPAA: Dispelling Myths and Understanding the Rules
June 2014 – North Carolina Association of Dental Office Managers (Raleigh, NC)

HIPAA, Technology and the Dental Practice
May 2014 – Guilford Country Dental Society (Greensboro, NC)
February 2014 – Buncombe County Dental Society (Asheville, NC)

Cyber Threats, Privacy, Security and Managing Social Media
January 2014 – UNC School of Dentistry (Chapel Hill, NC)

Securing Your Office Technology: HIPAA Requirements and Beyond
October 2013 – American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Session (Orlando, FL)