VC3, a market-leading managed Information Technology (IT) service provider, announced the acquisition of masterIT, a Memphis-based managed IT service provider. Both organizations are consistently ranked among the top IT service providers globally. The addition of this established Tennessee firm bolsters VC3’s ability to serve organizations in the Southeast.
Sandy Reeser, VC3’s Chief Executive Officer, said, “masterIT is a great company and I’m very excited that we can combine with a team that shares our core values, dedication to excellent client service, and commitment to rich company culture. This acquisition is a great step forward for us as we continue to grow. We’re also excited to bring new capabilities to the Tennessee market in cloud, security, voice, and application development services.”
Michael Drake, masterIT’s CEO said, "This was a carefully considered decision. As the founder of masterIT, I care deeply that our clients and team remain in good hands. When considering options, VC3 became a natural fit because of the respect I have for Sandy and his team.” Drake went on to say “VC3 is a phenomenal company and I remain excited about the future for our clients and team members.”
masterIT’s staff will join VC3. Gary Wiseman, masterIT’s President and Chief Technical Officer, is accepting a new role with VC3 and will continue to manage the Memphis office. Wiseman said, “I am grateful that VC3 is committed to the local team here in Memphis. The level of support and additional capabilities we can now bring to bear for our clients is exciting. We are better positioned than ever to help our clients and the market leverage technology to become their market leaders.”
VC3 will be meeting with as many of masterIT’s clients as possible in the coming weeks. Reeser continues, “I look forward to our new combined team providing a smooth transition and delivering the same high-quality client success they’ve come to expect from masterIT.”
VC3 is a leading managed services provider with a focus on municipal government and mid-market businesses. Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina, VC3 forms partnerships with organizations to achieve their technology goals and harness their data. In addition to providing comprehensive managed IT solutions, VC3 offers cybersecurity, cloud services, website design, custom application development, and business intelligence services. Visit www.vc3.com to learn more.
masterIT provides wall-to-wall technology services for organizations in the Mid-South. The company’s services include Mobility and Technology Consulting utilizing proactive monitoring and management; business security; 24×7 end-user help desk services; on-site engineering support; and financial services. To learn more, visit www.master-IT.com.
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