East Hartford, CT (PRWEB) February 27, 2013
Kelser Corporation, a leading provider of Information Technology Solutions based in CT, today announced changes to its executive team responsible for leading the company into the future.
Effective immediately, Jonathan Stone assumes the role of Chief Technology Officer. In his new position, Jonathan will work closely with business, management and IT leaders within Kelser’s customer base to align technology strategies, business goals and Kelser solutions. Specific areas of focus will include cloud and hosted solutions, mobile device strategy, server and client virtualization, as well as security. Additionally, Stone will partner with his peers to ensure that Kelser’s internal IT infrastructure is architected and maintained according to world-class standards
Jonathan joined Kelser in October 2011, as a Technology Solutions Executive. During this period he spent significant time developing Kelser’s solutions capabilities, client base, and internal processes. As CTO, Stone will incorporate this experience and capabilities to work by further developing Kelser’s enterprise class IT solutions to meet its customers’ IT and business challenges.
Kelser Corporation’s President & CEO Barry Kelly related, “Jonathan has become an integral part of our team in his time here. His insight into how IT can be a business enabler for our clients has allowed us to refine our solution offerings and helped grow our company substantially. As CTO, he will continue to keep us ahead of the curve in meeting our client’s technology needs.”
Before joining Kelser, Stone was the 2nd Vice President of Desktop, Servers and Storage at The Travelers, where he was responsible for technical strategy, hardware and software selection, solution engineering and level 3 engineering support in the desktop, enterprise storage, backup, server, and virtualization spaces. Jonathan held a variety of positions of increasing responsibility across IT Infrastructure during the 17 years he was with The Travelers. In 2006, he took on the role of Desktop and Server Portfolio Manager. In 2010, Enterprise Storage and Backup was added to his expanding portfolio of responsibilities.
Jonathan graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in 1994 with a BS in Electrical Engineering. In 2000, he earned an MS in Computer Science from RPI at Hartford and in 2007 he graduated from the SIM Regional Leadership Forum (RLF). He credits RLF with helping him understand the importance of authentic leadership, especially in a close-knit company like Kelser.
When not working, Jonathan enjoys reading, working on home improvement projects, and walking with the dogs. He is also a licensed helicopter pilot. Jon lives in Glastonbury with his family and their two Greater Swiss Mountain dogs.
For additional information, please visit http://www.kelsercorp.com or contact via Kelser press at: press(at)kelsercorp(dot)com.