Green Cloud Adds Two New Product Managers, Strengthens and Expands Vendor Support

GREENVILLE, SC (May 22, 2018) - Green Cloud Technologies (“Green Cloud”), a cloud technology solutions provider, added John McBride and Frank Shepherd as new Product Managers to oversee the company’s product lines and collaborate with vendors such as Datto, ConnectWise, Veeam, VMware, Cisco, and Tintri on product development. McBride and Shepherd will play an integral role in develo and implementing solutions to meet clients’ needs and will oversee Green Cloud’s product roadmap, pricing, competitive reserach, engineering interaction and partner communications.

With a background in IT sales and a passion for achieving world class solutions for clients,
McBride will help Green Cloud drive business outcomes and grow their customer base. Prior to joining Green Cloud, McBride worked as a Senior Account Manager at CCI Systems and spent 10 years at Cisco Systems working as an Optical Products Sales Specialist and Systems Engineer.

Shepherd has a strong background as a certified infrastructure engineer and cloud services
architect for firms such as Peak 10, SunGard, and Insight Global. Prior to joining Green Cloud, he was a Principal Systems Engineer for Tintri.


“Green Cloud’s priorities are simple,” said Eric Hester, Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Officer of Green Cloud. “Our partners and our people are the source of our success. John and Frank will strengthen our focus on innovation and play an integral role in continuing to develop solutions our partners and their customers are asking for, further reinforcing Green Cloud’s level of partner commitment.”


About Green Cloud Technologies
Green Cloud Technologies “Green Cloud” delivers customized cloud solutions and services through Managed Service Providers (MSPs) and Value-Added Resellers (VARs) so that they can successfully design, build and deliver cloud infrastructure for businesses. Founded in 2011 by C-level industry veterans, Green Cloud is one of the largest independent channel-only cloud IaaS (Infrastructure-as-a-Service) providers in the country, with data centers in Atlanta, GA, Greenville, SC, Houston, TX, Minneapolis, MN, Nashville, TN and Phoenix, AZ. Green Cloud also offers backup and disaster recovery solutions as well as DaaS (Desktop-as-a-Service) to give partners complete business solutions to serve large and small businesses. In 2016 and 2017, Green Cloud was included in Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing private companies. Headquartered in Greenville, SC, Green Cloud was named the #1 SC Fastest Growing Company in 2015, and Energage named the company as a “Top Workplace” in SC in 2017 and 2018. Learn more at and follow the company on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn at @GreenCloudTech.