axon IT Supports Growth with New Appointment

From: axon IT
Published: Tue May 10 2011

Leading IT solutions provider axon IT, based in Macclesfield, is supporting recent growth with the appointment of Damien Entwistle as Operations Manager.

In his role with the company, Damien will oversee the day-to-day operations, supervise procedures, manage engineer capacity and develop the business going forward.

Damien joins axon IT from Datrix Training in Leyland, where he spent two years working as Technical Training Manager. Prior to this he spent seven years at Remarc Technologies as Technical Training Manager responsible for the quality and delivery of Microsoft, Citrix, Cisco, Oracle and Unix technical courses.

Damien holds an honours degree in engineering from the University of Sheffield, a postgraduate degree in business management and information technology from Newcastle Business School, and an ACCA cDipAF from the Manchester Business School.

He brings additional expertise to axon IT through a host of Microsoft, Citrix and ITIL qualifications including Microsoft Certified Professional, Microsoft Certified Trainer, Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist and ITIL V3 Foundation.

Commenting on his role, Damien said; "axon IT has a well-deserved reputation for the quality of the staff it employs and the work it undertakes. I am looking forward to helping the team develop this further through my experience in managing and developing large teams of skilled staff, helping individuals to attain their goals and helping businesses to achieve long term objectives.

"axon IT is a market leader in the provision of Microsoft Virtualization solutions to SME organisations, a fact that is widely acknowledged by Microsoft themselves. It is this embracing of emerging technologies that attracted me to the company and Im looking forward to helping the team build on the strong foundations already in existence."

Graham Fern, Technical Director at axon IT added; "Damien carries a wealth of experience and knowledge both technically and in terms of management and business development and this expertise will prove crucial in supporting the expansion axon IT is currently experiencing.

"He is already proving to be an integral and very well respected member of the team, and we are looking forward the progress and successes that his role will bring."

axon IT is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner with Virtualization Competency and Small Business Specialist, providing businesses of all sizes with an up-to-date, stable and secure infrastructure through which to run their day-to-day IT operations.

The firm specialises in the design, implementation, troubleshooting and provision of business-focused end-to-end IT solutions including data backup, virtualization, cloud computing, telecoms and technical support.

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