The new office, which will be guided by local entrepreneur Michael Hunter, will offer a full range of preventative computer maintenance and monitoring services that can help avert costly, large-scale emergencies.
“Small businesses need the same tools and support that large enterprises need - just on a different scale,” said Hunter, who will serve as president. “They need that same assurance that their systems are being watched around the clock. We will take every measure we can to protect their confidential business data from viruses, spyware, hackers, and system failures.”
While the services and solutions will be competitive, there will nothing cut-rate about expertise of the team.
“I was president of a company that grew to 50 employees over time,” said Hunter. “So I understand firsthand the importance of eliminating the drain that technological issues can have on an entrepreneur’
“Another important advantage we offer is that my director of client services, Jeff Connally II, has more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry. He has worked with both Fortune 500 companies and technology startups over the years. His extensive background in IT, coupled with years of experience implementing IT solutions in a variety of large and small business environments, enable him to propose recommendations that are both feasible and effective for small to medium-sized businesses.
“Jeff has led small teams through the entire project delivery cycle, from initial business requirements gathering, architecting an appropriate solution, system implementation, user acceptance, user training, and go-live.”
Hunter said another advantage his office will bring to the marketplace is the vast resources of CMIT Solutions’ home office, which he truly began to appreciate when he performed his due diligence of whether to invest in a franchise.
“I asked the franchise broker to check around with his colleagues about the reputation of the company and president,” said Hunter. “The feedback was very positive. This was important because these brokers are the people that are actively in the market. They would know if there were any red flags. Then I talked to franchisees, whose names were provided by CMIT, and others that I contacted at random. I asked them to comment on franchisor support and training; advertising;
For further information on CMIT Solutions and the services it offers, please visit www.cmitsolutions.com/
About CMIT Solutions
Founded in 1996, CMIT Solutions (CMIT) is a leading national provider of information technology (IT) professional services and products to small businesses. CMIT’s local franchisees develop and maintain personal, trust-based relationships with customers by offering a wide variety of managed services and IT solutions specifically targeted at small businesses. The company’s franchise model offers a combination of broad national reach and deep penetration into local markets, making it an attractive channel partner for larger firms seeking to engage the millions of smaller businesses in the U.S. For more information, please visit www.cmitsolutions.com.