AgileThought Hires Brian Metz As Director of Business Development
TAMPA, FL (October 22, 2010) – AgileThought, a leading provider of custom software solutions for Fortune 500 companies, announced Brian Metz has joined the company as its Director of Business Development. He will be responsible for implementing strategies to drive future growth and profitability.
“The position of Director of Business Development was created to expand our client base while building even stronger strategic partnerships with our existing clients,” says David Romine, President and CEO of AgileThought. “Brian has both the technical knowledge and business development skills needed for the IT and software industry, and he knows how to apply our capabilities and experience in the best interest of our clients’ goals and objectives.”
Metz has over twenty-five years of experience in various technical and leadership roles, including an extensive background in software and systems design and development, computer and network design, implementation and support, business development, training, and quality control. He has held various industry-related positions ranging from software/systems engineer to IT consultant. He founded his own IT consulting firm that merged with TransWorld Diversified Services, where he served as Senior Vice President and CIO. He has also worked for several Fortune 500 companies, including AT&T, Raymond James Financial, and Honeywell. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering from the University of South Carolina and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Tampa.
“In my previous role as Director of IT, I hired AgileThought to redesign and develop the company’s mission critical, core product offering. I was extremely impressed with the broad scope of their development expertise and how seamlessly they worked with my team. A few years later this opportunity presented itself. I knew it was a positive move for me because I had seen firsthand from the client’s perspective that AgileThought is an outstanding, innovative company that is committed to exceeding its customers’ expectations,” says Metz.
“Now I’m looking forward to building collaborative client partnerships and expanding growth opportunities for AgileThought,” continued Metz. “New technology is constantly evolving and our goal is to always be at the forefront in providing comprehensive and practical software solutions that provide true business value to our clients.”
About AgileThought - AgileThought is a full service provider of software development and implementation solutions, with specializations in custom software development, data warehousing, connected application lifecycle management (CALM), and portal implementations. Formed in 2004, the company is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and an Agile Alliance Corporate Member. Its corporate headquarters is located in Tampa, Florida, and it serves clients nationwide from offices in Tampa, St. Louis, Chicago and New York. It was recently recognized as an Inc. 500 company and was ranked #5 by Florida Trend magazine as one of the best companies to work for in Florida. It has also been included on the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s 2008, 2009 and 2010 Fast 50 list as one of the fastest growing, privately held companies in the Tampa Bay area. For more information, visit www.agilethought.com or call 813-514-9180.