Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 19, 2013
Netrix, LLC announced today that it appointed Don Penland as Partner and National Practice Director for its Microsoft Online Productivity practice.
Penland has over 18 years of experience in the Microsoft Communication and Collaboration field. Prior to joining Netrix, he was a Partner and Solution Group Leader for Project Leadership Associates, where he was responsible for growing its national Microsoft Office 365, Lync and Exchange business. His accomplishments included growth of the national practice and achievement of several Microsoft partner awards.
Penland will be joined by Ryan Williams as National Practice Manager at Netrix; Williams was also formerly with Project Leadership Associates. Williams brings comparable talent and experience in Microsoft Office 365, Lync and messaging migrations.
“We are very excited to join an organization with a significant sales force and leverage that team to focus on growing the Microsoft Online and Devices vision. Our number one goal is to drive Microsoft Online solutions to our mutual customers, win all competes from Google and grow our business with Microsoft,” said Penland.
Both Penland and Williams join a Netrix team of over 200 employees with presence in over eight locations throughout the region.
Rob Dang, Partner and VP of Engineering, said, “Adding Penland and Williams to the team allows us to move steadfastly into the Microsoft cloud space. They bring a wealth of expertise and experience to add the depth we need to continue to grow as an organization.”
The Netrix Microsoft Online Productivity Solutions will include Microsoft Office 365 with Exchange, Lync, and Yammer. Moreover, the practice will also provide Microsoft Azure and Infrastructure as a Service.
Key to the success of the practice will include the ability to provide solutions for the client based on their unique business needs. Netrix’s approach will include assessment and roadmap exercises that will ensure return on investment and will allow its clients to focus on their business, while Netrix provides technical solutions that support the client’s overall business plans.
About Netrix LLC
Headquartered in Bannockburn, Ill. (founded in 1989), Netrix is a Microsoft Gold Partner specializing in systems, security, infrastructure, wireless, unified communications, data center, managed services and carrier services. The 24x7x365 NOC supports local and global clients. http://www.netrixllc.com