For Immediate Release
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The Tek Appoints New Chief Technology Officer
Fast Growing Industry Company Strengthens Resources
Raleigh, NC – The Tek (https://www.thetek.com), the Triangle’s leading provider of I.T. Managed Services and Cyber Security is proud to announce and welcome Joseph Gross as the Company’s Chief Technology Officer. Joe will be responsible for overseeing all technical aspects of the company and help to move the company forward through the use of technological resources. In addition, Joseph will be working on developing Amazon Web Service Offerings (AWS) which will be rolled out as a portfolio of cloud services for The Tek customers later this year.
Joe’s hire comes at an opportune time. WRAL recently reported that the, “Triangle places No. 5 in top 25 ‘Tech Cities’ report from international corporate real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield.” Raleigh is a well-known hub for life sciences, with a rapidly growing technology sector.
He joins The Tek from Eastman Chemical Company in Kingsport, Tennessee. Eastman Chemical Company is a global advanced materials and specialty additives company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. His position as System Analyst allowed him to work closely with the company to develop strategic vendor relationships and lead a team on key company projects.
Joseph comes to The Tek with in-depth experience in the Information Technology industry including consulting work with Appalachian State University.
“I am thrilled to be part of The Tek team and excited to start a new challenge. I’m excited to be moving to the Raleigh/Durham area, which is one of the nation’s leading areas for I.T. My entire career has been spent in the technology industry and I look forward to continuing that tradition by providing the latest in I.T. Managed Services and Cyber Security to The Tek’s current and future customers.”
Joey Costa, The Tek’s CEO, states “We are very excited to welcome Joe to our team at The Tek. Joe’s wealth of industry knowledge has already made him a key addition to The Tek family. We view his appointment as a sign of our commitment to being the leading I.T Managed Services and Cyber Security provider in the Raleigh/Durham area. Data breaches are all too common these days and it’s imperative that businesses have the latest in cyber security technology and strategy to protect themselves, their customers and their data. Our new innovations and the increasing demand from our customers led us to look for an addition to our executive team who will fit in with our philosophy of innovation and exceptional service, and it is very fortunate that we were able to find someone of Joe’s caliber to fulfill this role. I’m confident that Joe will play a key role in providing and implementing 21st century solutions for our clients.”
About The Tek
The Tek partners with the industry’s leading product and services providers to offer clients a state-of-the-art, custom-tailored package for all their I.T. and Cyber Security needs. Through a variety of solutions including Risk Assessment, Mobile Security, Backups/Recovery, Remote Monitoring, and more, businesses can rest assured that The Tek is an integral part of their team to help ensure business growth and continuity. Our clients throughout the Raleigh/Durham area represent all industries including top financial, legal, medical and insurance firms. With 15 years of service, The Tek makes your business I.T. simple and secure. To learn more, please visit www.thetek.com
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