IT support company adds 60 jobs to Peachtree Corners
(GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) April 25, 2013 – BlueWave Computing, LLC, in partnership with Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development, announced the opening of its regional office in the City of Peachtree Corners during a Ribbon Cutting ceremony held this afternoon. Local elected officials and community leaders joined to celebrate the company’s expansion and first Gwinnett County location. The project is anticipated to create 60 jobs over the next two years.
Dr. Steven Vicinanza, Ph.D., Founder and CEO of BlueWave Computing, stated, “The unprecedented growth in the number of Gwinnett clients we serve has resulted in the need for our expansion into the County. This new location will enable us to continue delivering our award-winning, customer-focused suite of managed IT services to the area’s diverse businesses. We are excited to be a part of the Gwinnett community.”
The regional office, located at 6760 Jimmy Carter Blvd., Suite 130, will house engineering, sales, and support operations. BlueWave Computing has added nearly 6,000 square feet of additional office space to the facility, further enabling its engineering staff to support customers in and around the Gwinnett area.
“Gwinnett County’s talented workforce and pro-business environment make it an ideal location for companies looking to expand and further their business,” said Gwinnett County Commission Chairman Charlotte Nash. “We welcome BlueWave Computing into our community and look forward to their continued success.”
Since 1997, BlueWave Computing has helped small and mid-sized firms take back control of their IT resources and align IT with their business objectives. BlueWave’s services include: strategic IT planning, virtual CIO, managed IT services, cloud computing, help desk, on-site support, information security services, and software application development. Based in Atlanta, BlueWave is one of the top 25 managed service providers in North America. BlueWave Computing supports more than 80,000 networked computers and associated devices in 158 cities nationwide.
“We are pleased to welcome BlueWave Computing to the City of Peachtree Corners and Gwinnett County,” stated Peachtree Corners Mayor Mike Mason. “We are confident our growing community and businesses will benefit from their valuable services and are proud to have them call Peachtree Corners home.”
The announcement of BlueWave Computing’s expansion into Gwinnett reinforces the efforts of the Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development team to cultivate targeted business growth in the community.
“Gwinnett County is a leading technology hub in metro Atlanta and the Southeast and BlueWave Computing is an excellent addition to this industry,” stated Samir Abdullahi, Information & Technology Solutions Project Manager for Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development & Partnership Gwinnett. “Numerous Gwinnett companies will benefit from the services BlueWave Computing offers and we anticipate their further success in the community.”
Further expansions are in the works for each BlueWave location, as the company continues to grow its IT service operations. Among these new growth areas is BlueWave’s new Information Security Services Division, which helps small and mid-sized companies secure their information assets, such as computer systems, sensitive data and information, and computer networks, from hackers and other threats and vulnerabilities.
To learn more about BlueWave Computing, please visit www.bluewave-computing.com.
For more information, or to learn how to get involved in local economic development efforts, please visit www.gwinnetteconomicdevelopment.com.