25 years ago, Aegis Enterprise Technologies (formerly Aegis Personal computer Companies) was started to create a enterprise that offered technologies aid to the personal sector right here in North Florida.
These had been the times of mainframes, Novell and in advance of cyber security was a huge offer and extended prior to the Cloud was a matter.
For viewpoint it was 1997, and the movie “Gentlemen in Black” was slapping other movies apart for the #1 location at the box workplace. “Candle in the Wind” by Elton John was ruling FM radio as the selection one particular tune in the globe.
Two several hours away from Tallahassee, Aegis CEO, Blake Dowling, was wrapping up his diploma at the University of Florida. Then that exact yr he established off to Atlanta for a vocation in the new music enterprise doing work with Universal Recording Artists Sister Hazel.
In the meantime in Tallahassee, Aegis Founders, Brad Mitchell and Pam Butler were being starting off on their mission to make a enterprise that would deliver a solution to fill the void of tech expertise for small businesses.
In 2006 those unique expert paths collided and Aegis progressed from that original business that just provided tech guidance to becoming a total Managed Companies Supplier (MSP). An MSP associates with most effective-in-class companies to deliver the most formidable answers to the market place.
Concurrently, the main aim of an MSP is to provide tech aid and all factors technologies under a single roof for one particular corporation to deal with for you. Cloud offerings, cyber security, apps, assignments, consulting, electronic mail, wireless, procurement, and details backup are all combined to present extensive ideas for your organization.
Aegis CEO Blake Dowling joined the team 16 a long time ago and remembers pretty plainly his initially assembly with the firm.
“I observed a business that was undertaking quite well and a business that was positioned to do some thing wonderful, so, we went right after it,” Dowling said. “The founders of this business produced a thing out of almost nothing and I will normally be thankful for the prospect they gave me all people years ago when I very first joined the team as an Account Government.
“Because then, we have taken Aegis to additional locations, to much more businesses and attained points that are definitely impressive for a little business. Among the accolades Aegis has accumulated over the decades, currently being named a Florida Development Ideal Areas to Perform every 12 months considering the fact that our new administration group took above is a single of my proudest achievements. An similarly essential accomplishment has been making a main of staff customers who have decided on to make Aegis their qualified residence yr immediately after 12 months,” Dowling explained.
Know-how is intriguing and engineering can be a headache as we have all witnessed and felt in the latest yrs. The pandemic and our net for anything society has revealed us that technological innovation is ingrained in us. The trick is finding someone who can climate the storm of change, the landscape of threats, and enable your enterprise navigate it all.
That company was founded 25 several years ago and can be found right here in Tallahassee. Aegis delivers organization amount solutions to our industry with individuals that you know by identify and that will greet you with a smile. Thank you to all these that dress in the Aegis blue with satisfaction each and every day and thank you to people brilliant clients that permit us to be of services.
Happy 25th anniversary, Aegis.
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