CINCINNATI, Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CenterGrid, the leading Cincinnati-based cloud management services company, today announced the appointment of Kevin Westendorf as its Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Technology. Kevin brings more than 22 years of leadership and technology expertise to the company.
Kevin will enhance CenterGrid's portfolio of secured cloud offerings employing his vast experience in managed data center hosting, IT service delivery and operations, IT automation, VMware solutions, as well as public and private cloud computing.
Over his career, Kevin has served in a variety of leading IT roles within Accenture and VMware, such as global pre-sales technical architecture and design, cloud and virtualization solutioning, infrastructure service delivery and management, systems management and administration, and application development and support. Kevin's client-focused and innovation-led approaches have helped clients realize significant value through virtualization, automation, and cloud computing. As a trusted advisor, he played a key role in helping them achieve their IT goals so they could focus on their core business.
"Kevin has a track record of driving success in Fortune 500 companies across diverse industries around the world. His background is ideal for our group as we enter into the next phase of growth," said Kevin Dooley, President of CenterGrid. "He is a very accomplished leader with a strong pedigree and expertise in delivering large strategic deals. We are extremely fortunate to have Kevin join our senior leadership team."
Kevin has a bachelor's degree in computer information systems from the University of Dayton and is a Cincinnati native.
"I am honored and excited to join the executive leadership team at CenterGrid. CenterGrid has a solid foundation of data-center infrastructure, strong service and delivery capabilities with a wealth of talent," said Westendorf. "In this position, I will focus on enhancing cloud capabilities and services for the enterprise. I believe the advantages of 'the cloud' have been limited to either individuals with basic needs or large companies that have extensive IT knowledge and deep pockets. My philosophy is that every enterprise deserves the benefits of the cloud, and CenterGrid is dedicated to deliver those benefits to their clients."
CenterGrid is a privately-held cloud infrastructure management services company that provides public, private and hybrid cloud solutions and a wide range of managed services to mid-size and large enterprises. With its state-of-the-art data center at the Vora Technology Park in Hamilton, Ohio, CenterGrid offers end-to-end Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). Founded in 2009, CenterGrid has grown exponentially, serving clients across the US. CenterGrid is a Vora Group company with headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. For more information, please visit www.CenterGrid.com or call 513-895-8000.
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