ST. LOUIS, Jan. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Contegix, a leading provider of managed application hosting, cloud and managed IT infrastructure solutions, announced recent additions to the company's senior leadership team.
Jeremy Pease joins the company as its new senior vice president (SVP), product and strategy. In his new position, Pease is responsible for the overall management of the Contegix product roadmap and portfolio. Pease will also lead the company's Atlassian partnership efforts and oversee its strategic planning process.
Pease is an 18-year IT industry veteran and joins Contegix from HOSTING, a $100 million hosting provider based in Denver, Colorado, where he was the vice president of managed services.
In this role, Pease led multiple large-scale, strategic initiatives impacting product delivery, operational consistency, premium customer support and bottom line revenue goals. He also launched a managed services platform to fully support AWS and Azure, obtaining and maintaining an industry-leading 65 Net Promoter Score (NPS) across all of customer support for more than 2,000 HOSTING customers, creating a fully functional Customer Success Organization. Pease also held previous roles at Indisoft, Wingspan, ACS and Neiman Marcus.
Arlyn Small joins Contegix as its new SVP, human resources. In his new position, Small is responsible for leading talent optimization, recruiting, benefits, colleague engagement, career path planning and performance management.
Small brings 25 years of human resources experience to the role and has an extensive track record of leading large change management initiatives in complex global organizations. Before joining Contegix, Small was vice president of global culture and talent at Qlik Technologies, a business intelligence and visualization software provider based in Randor, Pennsylvania.
During his time at Qlik, Small was responsible for developing and implementing a wide range of human resource initiatives including executive coaching, organizational effectiveness, business integration and strategic planning. Small held previous senior level roles with Amazon, Tyco Electronics, Microsoft and Charter Communications.
"Jeremy and Arlyn are excellent matches for these positions and strong additions to our senior leadership team," said David Turner, CEO of Contegix. "We are thrilled to add individuals of their caliber to our organization – both for our employees and our customers."
The appointments come at a time of growth for Contegix. The company recently merged with Distributed Systems Services, Inc., and then acquired Admo.net. Contegix is backed by Strattam Capital, a private equity firm that invests in high-potential business IT companies.
Contegix is a leading cloud, managed application and IT solutions provider that helps midsize businesses simplify infrastructure management, improve productivity and optimize IT resources. The company delivers flexible, custom solutions that drive business value at a quality level expected from industry leaders and with the personal attention of a local partner. A staff of Tier 3 engineers provides 24/7 application management and managed services with a specialty focus on supporting Atlassian application environments. Contegix also maintains esteemed levels of partnership with industry leaders as a value-added reseller and delivers award-winning on-premise, service desk and hybrid client solutions. Contegix operates state-of-the-art N+1 data centers located in St. Louis and Kansas City, Missouri, in Reading and Bethlehem, Pennsylvania as well as Dallas, Texas, and Amsterdam. To learn more, visit www.contegix.com.
About Strattam Capital
Strattam Capital is a private equity firm that takes an innovative and focused approach to investing in high-potential companies within the business information technology market. Our entrepreneurial-minded team applies our operational engagement strategy to deliver a better future for our companies. To learn more, visit www.strattam.com.
Tom Prindiville, Contegix
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