Denver, CO, February 25, 2015 – HOSTING, the leading provider of managed cloud services, announced today that it has appointed technology guru Andrew Schroepfer to serve as Chief Strategy Officer. Schroepfer will lead several new initiatives to directly benefit businesses seeking innovative and inspirational tactics to drive their digital strategies.
“Andy’s advice and analysis has helped shape the hosting, SaaS and cloud industries since inception,” said Art Zeile, CEO of HOSTING. “I am delighted that Andy will join our executive team and even more excited to leverage his creativity and strategic insights for the benefit of our customers.”
Schroepfer’s two decades in technology spans leadership roles as an analyst, investor and strategist with Rackspace and Goldman Sachs. He also founded four successful companies, including Tier1 Research, a hosting industry research organization sold to 451 Group in 2005, and Exponential Capital, a technology sector hedge fund that realized a 250% return in four years.
For the past two years, Andrew led Big Cloud Sales, which examined Fortune 500™ firms to suggest ideas for new strategic digital initiatives using cloud solutions. Leading firms in retail, healthcare, entertainment and financial services implemented his recommendations.
“The HOSTING foundation of exceptional service coupled with its early leadership in unified cloud solutions makes this an exciting time to join,” said Schroepfer. “We are on our way to being a thriving global leader and I am excited to add new layers of value for businesses large and small who turn to HOSTING to ‘guide and serve’ their cloud journeys.”
Schroepfer holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Economics from St. John’s University. Follow him on Twitter @SHrepFUR, which is the phonetic spelling of his name.
Register at www.HOSTING.com/strategy to learn more about Schroepfer’s initiatives at HOSTING.