I-Evolve Wins Best Success Story award from InfoTech Niagara

I-Evolve has won the Best Success Story award at InfoTech Niagara’s BETA Awards ceremony, held on March 25, 2009 in Buffalo, NY.  The Best Success Story award  honors companies that have recently invested in technology within the Buffalo/Niagara community, resulting in generating positive economic growth.  This honor comes on the heels of I-Evolve’s being named as one of Western New York’s Best Places to Work for 2009. For more information about the InfoTech Niagara, please visit www.infotechniagara.org

Kevin Kelly named President of I-Evolve Technology Services

Kevin P. Kelly will become President of I-Evolve Technology Services effective March 1st, 2009, announced David A. Meller, who founded the company in 2001.

Meller, the current president, will become I-Evolve’s Chief Technology Officer and will focus on the continued development and delivery of the technology solutions that have helped propel the company to the number one spot on Western New York's fastest growing companies.

Kelly, a 17 year veteran of the voice and data industry, was President and CEO of TR Services. TR was acquired by IPLogic in 2005 where Kelly spent two years as VP of Sales and Chief Marketing Officer.

“To date, our hosted technology platform and business solutions approach has been the catalyst for our
growth, explained Meller. Kevin brings to us a unique mix of entrepreneurial leadership, sales and marketing
expertise and technical knowledge that will help us to improve upon what’s already been built”

“With rapid changes occurring in both the technology industry and the economy, the I-Evolve model of providing voice, data and internet services in an incremental and manageable fashion is in high demand for
businesses looking to reduce costs and increase productivity. In the past, businesses would need to make a capital investment in technology solutions that they might never grow into, or outgrow too quickly – paying as you go has been one of the keys to I-Evolve’s growth” said Kelly.

According to Meller, I-Evolve’s success has been based on its diverse solution set. “Being able to provide hosted VoIP, Business Continuity and Data Backup, Co-location, E-mail and Web hosting as well as other options has given our customers the ability to reduce their vendor management costs and cycles.” said Meller.

"I am excited for the opportunity to lead the I-Evolve organization," said Kelly. "The I-Evolve brand has a tremendous reputation amongst its customers. The challenge ahead is to leverage that reputation and continue to develop innovative products and services that the market and our customers’ deman