BELLEFONTAINE, OH, JANUARY 9, 2012 – NetGain Information Systems, a leading provider of IT cloud and managed services, announced today that Kelly Jones has been named president of the firm.
As president, Ms. Jones is responsible for the growth and profitability of the firm and continues to direct all operations. Michael Minnich will continue to serve as Chief Executive Officer.
“Vision, strategy, planning and execution are the four cornerstones of a great business; Kelly has valuable experience and expertise in each of these areas, from Wall Street to Main Street,” said Michael Minnich, CEO. “Kelly’s ability to build, lead and develop teams is unmatched; and NetGain will continue to improve our clients’ satisfaction with her in the presidential role.”
This planned advancement marks a great milestone because for the first time ever NetGain will have separate President and CEO roles - allowing the company to accelerate its mission of changing business at light speed.
“I sincerely appreciate the opportunity to lead NetGain in this enhanced capacity,” said Ms. Jones. “Our team is comprised of experts and partners who bring a multi-disciplined approach to align IT with a client’s business needs.”
Jones began her executive career in the IT channel at Systemax (formerly Infotel, Inc.) in Fletcher Ohio; later transitioning to NCR to become a Vice-President supporting a multi-billion dollar business unit with 12,500 employees. She most recently was a Senior Consultant for Geehan Group, where she successfully helped align and set strategic direction for some of the world’s best-managed corporations.
Ms. Jones holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Ashland University and a Master’s Degree in Organizational Communications from Wright State University. In 2009 she was named to the Forty Under Forty by The Dayton Business Journal recognizing her as one of the area’s most promising executive talents, based upon her career achievements, leadership abilities and community activities.
About NetGain Information Systems Co.
Many SMBs aren’t aware of the business risks caused by flawed technology and how it impacts their ability to meet strategic objectives. NetGain, an Inc. 5000 fastest growing company, guides clients to measurably-improved business results through an optimized technology infrastructure. With a keen understanding of the operational needs for local government, electrical cooperatives, education, and healthcare, NetGain developed its own proprietary fiber-optic network to deliver metropolitan-grade IT strategy and services to rural communities. Learn how NetGain helps change business at light speed at www.netgainis.com or follow NetGain on Twitter at http://twitter.com/dataforce24x7.