“With the breadth of his experience, Jonathan is a strong addition to our Channel Advisory Board,” said Annette Taber, CompTIA’s VP of Industry Outreach. “His insights into the business of technology will help guide the actions we take as an advisory council, an association and an industry."
DALLAS (PRWEB) August 29, 2019
CompTIA, the world’s leading technology association, announced today that Jonathan Blakey, Chief Technology Officer of The 20, has joined its Channel Advisory Board.
Blakey has more than a decade of experience in technology management, product management and partner relations. As CTO of The 20, he oversees the entire system architecture, scalability, and robustness. The perspective he brings from his experience as CTO for an MSP collective makes him invaluable on the board.
“With the breadth of his experience in our industry, Jonathan is a strong addition to our Channel Advisory Board,” said Annette Taber, CompTIA’s vice president for industry outreach. “His insights into the business of technology – how it is developed, marketed, purchased and deployed – will help guide the actions we take as an advisory council, an association and an industry.”
“Serving as a member of the CompTIA Channel Advisory Board is a great honor and a learning experience. I’m proud to serve with passionate industry leaders who are interested in moving the channel forward,” said Jonathan.
The CompTIA Channel Advisory Board includes executives from technology hardware manufacturers, software publishers, carriers, service companies, distributors, master agents, and technology solution provider companies. This group provides counsel and insight to help technology solution providers adapt to the changing marketplace. This includes helping them to build out their “business solutions” practices, using cloud-based options and other emerging technologies to help customers with their digital transformations.
During his 12-year tenure with Roland Technology Group, Dallas-based MSP and The 20’s sister company, Jonathan served in a variety of key senior management positions, including Chief Information Officer. He has successfully collaborated with several vendors’ software development teams to build their software in a direction to specifically meet The 20’s requirements.
About The 20
The 20 is an exclusive business development group for Managed Service Providers (MSPs) aimed at dominating and revolutionizing the IT industry with its standardized all-in-one approach. The 20's robust RMM, PSA, and documentation platform ensures superior service for its MSPs’ clients utilizing their completely US-based Help Desk and Network Operations Center. Extending beyond world-class tools and processes, The 20 touts a proven sales model, a community of industry-leaders, and ultimate scalability. For more information, visit https://www.the20.com.
The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is a leading voice and advocate for the $4.8 trillion global information technology ecosystem; and the more than seven million technology professionals, who design, implement, manage, and safeguard the technology that powers the U.S. economy. Through education, training, certifications, advocacy, philanthropy, and market research, CompTIA is the hub for advancing the tech industry and its workforce. Visit http://www.comptia.org to learn more.