New York, NY - November 15, 2013 – Presidio today announced that their engineering and sales leadership event, Exchange 2013, will host over 1,000 engineering and sales leaders from the company. Exchange 2013 is sponsored by Presidio’s strategic partners Cisco Systems and EMC as well as 70 other ecosystem partners. Exchange is a focused training and knowledge transfer event that allows the Presidio engineering and sales teams to meet with key partners for in depth training sessions over the course of two days. Cisco’s Chief Futurist, Dave Evans and former Blue Angels lead pilot Jon Foley are guest keynotes along with Presidio’s CEO, Bob Cagnazzi.
The theme for this year’s event is The Value of Practical Thinking. “Our goal is to create value: value for our employees, partners and our clients. By enabling innovation and exploring technology applications, we provide practical solutions that solve problems today and scale for tomorrow,” said Bob Cagnazzi, CEO, Presidio.
Exchange 2013 provides Presidio’s partners with a single platform to provide hands-on application of their services and solutions to our employees. Today’s event will include over 75 breakout sessions, spanning from engineering leadership insight to technical application; inclusive of hot topics and trends that are top of mind to our teams and more importantly our clients. “This in-person engagement is critical to our joint alignment, vision and continued successes with our partner community,” said Dave Hart, Chief Operating Officer, Presidio.
Presidio’s first Exchange conference began in 2006 and has grown from 50 employees to over 1,000 this year. “The support from our partners for this event has been fantastic,” stated Mike French, Chief Marketing Officer, Presidio. “We were honored to have both John Foley and Dave Evans on our stage.”
Presidio is the leading provider of professional and managed services for advanced IT solutions. By taking the time to deeply understand how our clients define success, we architect enduring technology solutions that address their business needs. Our approach blends the credibility to deliver practical results today, with the creativity to drive the business visions of tomorrow. More than 2,400 Presidio IT professionals, 1,500 of which are engineers with over 2000 industry leading certifications, are based in 50+ offices across the US. We serve our clients through a unique, local delivery model while capitalizing on our scale as a multi-billion dollar industry leader. We are passionate about driving results for our clients and delivering the highest quality of service in the industry. For more information visit: www.presidio.com.
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