RagingWire Enterprise Solutions, Inc. (RES), a leading IT outsourcing provider of infrastructure, software as a service and ondemand solutions, today announced that Ron Smith, former senior vice president and general manager with Intel® Corporation, has joined the company’s board of directors.
With more than 26 years experience with Intel, Smith brings extensive, broad-based business and management experience to the RES board. Prior to his retirement, his role as senior vice president and general manager of Intel’s Wireless Communications and Computing Group was responsible for Flash Memory, the XScale™ Microprocessor, and Cellular Communications Chipsets. Smith also held several senior positions within various Intel multi-billion dollar business units, including general manager of the PC chipset division.
“We are extremely excited to have an accomplished individual like Ron Smith join RES’ board of directors,” said George Macricostas, CEO of RES. “His wealth of experience, knowledge, and business leadership will be instrumental in helping RES meet our future business goals.”
“During my experience both as a general manager and a board member of other companies, I’ve learned that IT outsourcing and business continuity are critical requirements for many large and small businesses struggling to meet the stringent demands and complexities of new corporate compliance guidelines,” said Smith. “RES is in a great position to provide the services required to fulfill these needs and has the capability to outperform the market in a growth industry. I look forward to working with RES to realize this opportunity.”
RagingWire Enterprise Solutions (RES) provides highly custom and flexible IT solutions that accommodate the business needs of large, data-intensive enterprise companies. RES operates a reliable and secure Enterprise Data CenterSM facility engineered to provide "five nines" (99.999%) availability and highly scalable power and cooling in conjunction with managed IT solutions that maintain Fortune 1000 and Fortune 500 companies mission-critical back-office IT systems. RES enables its clients to reduce their operating costs, speed time to market, and focus on their core competencies. For more information about RES, access www.ragingwire.com.