25 years in the past, Aegis Organization Technologies (formerly Aegis Computer Products and services) was established to build a corporation that offered engineering assistance to the personal sector right here in North Florida.
These ended up the times of mainframes, Novell and just before cyber security was a significant offer and extended prior to the Cloud was a detail.
For perspective it was 1997, and the movie “Adult males in Black” was slapping other films aside for the #1 place at the box office environment. “Candle in the Wind” by Elton John was ruling FM radio as the amount a person track in the entire world.
Two hours away from Tallahassee, Aegis CEO, Blake Dowling, was wrapping up his degree at the College of Florida. Then that identical 12 months he set off to Atlanta for a occupation in the songs enterprise doing work with Universal Recording Artists Sister Hazel.
Meanwhile in Tallahassee, Aegis Founders, Brad Mitchell and Pam Butler ended up starting off on their mission to produce a organization that would offer a alternative to fill the void of tech know-how for small businesses.
In 2006 individuals person skilled paths collided and Aegis progressed from that original firm that just furnished tech aid to getting a full Managed Services Supplier (MSP). An MSP companions with most effective-in-class suppliers to carry the most formidable methods to the marketplace.
Concurrently, the main aim of an MSP is to carry tech support and all issues engineering under a person roof for a single company to handle for you. Cloud choices, cyber protection, apps, jobs, consulting, e mail, wireless, procurement, and info backup are all combined to give complete plans for your company.
Aegis CEO Blake Dowling joined the workforce 16 yrs ago and remembers very plainly his initial conference with the business.
“I saw a firm that was executing very perfectly and a organization that was positioned to do one thing fantastic, so, we went immediately after it,” Dowling said. “The founders of this enterprise produced anything out of absolutely nothing and I will usually be thankful for the chance they gave me all these many years in the past when I very first joined the workforce as an Account Executive.
“Given that then, we have taken Aegis to a lot more spots, to far more companies and accomplished items that are certainly exceptional for a small organization. Between the accolades Aegis has amassed over the a long time, staying named a Florida Development Finest Sites to Perform every single year given that our new management group took around is a single of my proudest accomplishments. An similarly significant accomplishment has been creating a core of crew associates who have picked to make Aegis their professional dwelling calendar year after year,” Dowling explained.
Engineering is fascinating and technological know-how can be a headache as we have all found and felt in current yrs. The pandemic and our world wide web for all the things modern society has shown us that technology is ingrained in us. The trick is acquiring an individual who can temperature the storm of improve, the landscape of threats, and aid your enterprise navigate it all.
That firm was started 25 a long time in the past and can be observed right here in Tallahassee. Aegis provides organization degree solutions to our current market with people that you know by identify and that will greet you with a smile. Thank you to all individuals that don the Aegis blue with delight every single working day and thank you to those people amazing clients that enable us to be of company.
Happy 25th anniversary, Aegis.
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