Friday, February 5, 2010

Red Sky IT Solutions Hires James Thompson to Lead Colorado Expansion

Red Sky IT Solutions Hires James Thompson to Lead Colorado Expansion

With 14 years experience in IT and telecom enterprises, Thompson will lead new Colorado business and sales

Salt Lake City, UT (Vocus) February 25, 2010

Red Sky IT Solutions (http://www. redskyitsolutions. com) (www. redskyitsolutions. com]) hired James Thompson to lead the company’s expansion in Colorado. In addition to his business development lead, Thompson will direct partnerships with major technology vendors for the Colorado region.

“We are proud of our reputation for quality service, which makes us especially pleased to have James’ strong expertise to lead our new business in Colorado,” said John Legge, CEO of Red Sky. “He will enable us to maintain our high standard for professional and personalized relationships with our customers and vendors.”

Prior to Red Sky, Thompson oversaw business development and government relations for Coactive Technology, where he established profitable relationships with the State of Colorado and secured a place as the sole 3Com partner for the Western States Contracting Association. As account executive for Sprint, he secured a $25M contract with Colorado State University and increased monthly sales in healthcare and public sector to more than $100,000. He has also held key sales and integration positions with MSN Communications, Touchbase USA, Inc. and SBC Communications.

“I am honored to lead Red Sky’s business development in the Denver area,” Thompson said. “I am eager to establish Red Sky’s presence here, and to represent some of the most notable technology vendors in the industry.”

Thompson received a degree in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix and a degree in political science from Colorado State University.

About Red Sky IT Solutions
Since 2004, Red Sky IT Solutions (http://www. redskyitsolutions. com), of Salt Lake City, has specialized in providing businesses in the Intermountain West with unmatched value and expertise in the creation and management of IT and telecom solutions. Unlike traditional VARs and resellers, Red Sky provides companies ranging from start-ups to enterprises with customized solutions for their technology and telecom needs. As the Nation’s No. 1 Brocade integrator and a top integrator for Juniper, ShoreTel and others, Red Sky provides unmatched pricing, flexibility and personalized support for the growing list of organizations they serve. For more information about Red Sky Solutions services and products, visit www. redskyitsolutions. com].

PR Contacts:
Jamie Kaneko or Cheryl Snapp Conner
Snapp Conner PR
(801) 994-9625
Jamie(at)snappconner(dot)com or cheryl(at)snappconner(dot)com

# # #