Technology made
simple & secure

We are your invested partners in Managed Services, Cybersecurity and Connectivity.
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Your Business Technology Partner

Leading provider of Cybersecurity, IT Managed Services, and Connectivity since 2001.   The Tek offers a new level of business engagement designed to give you the knowledge resources and tools you need to take your business to the next level and beyond.  We believe that businesses need more than just a technology provider – they need a technology partner. We use elevated strategies to make your business stronger, faster, more agile, data driven and market aware.  With cybersecurity, connectivity, managed services, remote  24×7 monitoring and more, our goal is to strategically leverage technology to produce business profitability.

Cybersecurity, Managed IT Services, and Connectivity

Our team works wonders

Joey Costa

Founder & CEO

Joey Costa
Founder & CEO

  • Joey is an I.T. Professional and Business Owner of The Tek, LLC for over 20 years
    The Tek is a Cyber Security Company and managed I.T. Services provider that supports companies of all sizes.
  • Joey has experience in Software Development, Networking, VM Ware Virtual Desktops / Servers, Microsoft Server Platforms, VOIP and Help Desktop Software Development using Applications like Cherwell Help Desk Software Solutions.
  • Joey believes the customer comes first and have built a company around customer satisfaction.
    He has a full staff from Voice-over-IP Experts to VMWare Virtual Desktop Technology.
  • His other specialties include:
    –  Project Management,
    –  Networking (Meraki and Sophos Firewalls, Windows Server 2008, 2012R2, 2016),
    –  AWS,
    –  Azure,
    –  GSuite,
    –  Office 365,
    –  VM Ware,
    –  Programming (VB.NET, ASP.NET, SQL Server),
    –  SIP Based VOIP Telephony

Jim Cumming

Chief Operations Officer

Jim Cumming
Chief Operations Officer

  • Jim has been an enterprise executive since 2018 with over 24 years of award-winning sales, Operation, Marketing and 18 yrs of enterprise management experience, specializing in driving teams to exceed goals, using a “coach” philosophy. Adept in trend analysis and rolling out innovative, competitive solutions that result in bottom-line improvements.
  • Jim has strong interpersonal and presentation skills. Macro focused. Servant Leader.
  • In the last 15 years we have refined what cyber security really means to a business of any size. We can provide your company with the necessary skills and knowledge to fight any threat and along with our I.T. Managed Service can keep all your technology needs running smooth. Along with our Cyber Security Solutions, Employee Training, Artificial Anti Virus and 24×7 Monitoring of all your I.T. Systems we will also help you with compliance issues including policies, procedures and manuals for your particular industry.
      • We’re proud of our strong technology reputation and broad nationwide coverage.
      • We deliver integrated communication solutions utilising best of breed technologies. From traditional voice to advanced services, our extensive partnerships enable us to deliver a complete portfolio of services nationwide.

Jason White

Chief Financial Officer

Jason White
Chief Financial Officer

  • Jason is a Financial Operations & Controller | Non-Profit Board Member
    Providing expertise in strategic planning, operations, and financial analysis and have proven successful in developing emerging companies and restructuring large-scale corporate initiatives. EBITDA focused and adept at business planning, raising capital, increasing revenues and lowering costs at private equity-backed start-ups as well as multi-national corporations. Better solutions enabling better decision-making and improved KPIs!

Jason has rolled up his sleeves and got the job done in rapidly changing global environments. See some accomplishments below:

  • sale of privately held Expion LLC (SaaS)
  • divestiture of IVAX subsidiary for $350M (Pharma)
  • divestiture of Rexall Sundown for $250M (CPG)
  • sale of American Household for $845M (CPG)
  • IPO of Sano Corporation, valued at $30M (pharma)
  • Raised $12M in private equity for net32.com (web B2B)

Other accomplishments include:

  • Pioneered alternative P&L reports to achieved dramatic insights into product performance
  • Converted a physical invoice process to SaaS service to reduce costs $200K annually + increased efficiency 50%.
  • Reducing month-end analysis from 3 days to under 1 day by leveraging EssBase KPI reports
  • Enhancing financial modeling for Rexall’s business units resulting in more accurate product & service pricing, asset allocation and better informed contract negotiations
  • Complete G/L remap from GAAP to international standards for $750M business of $750M

Services

Cybersecurity

The Tek provides a comprehensive portfolio of security services.

We implement a process of business awareness, technical expertise, and best of breed partners to deliver a comprehensive program of risk reduction and digital protection.

Managed IT

The Tek has a help desk waiting to provide support Monday through Friday.

Our custom monitoring tool gives us instant information on the health of your computers and services and sends nightly updates on your current infrastructure, allowing us to discover problems before they become an issue.

Connectivity

Our long-term relationships with top tier connectivity suppliers give us an advantage when it comes to supplying you with affordable, always on, connectivity. Whether you need network connectivity, Internet Access, SD-WAN, Fixed Wireless, or other connectivity solutions, The Tek is here to help.