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AHEAD acquires vCORE Technology Partners, continuing its strategic expansion

AHEAD acquires vCORE Technology Partners, continuing its strategic expansion

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BEFORE, a leading enterprise cloud service provider, today announced the acquisition of vCORE Technology Partners. The acquisition will strengthen AHEAD’s presence in the Southwest United States, a process that began with AHEAD’s acquisition of systems integrator, Kovarus, in 2020. vCORE brings high-level talent and leading clients to the AHEAD portfolio, building a business with over $2 billion in gross revenue this year, over $200 million in professional and managed services revenue, and over 1,300 employees, 800 of whom are in engineering or customer service positions.

“The addition of vCORE to the AHEAD family strengthens our position as the leading provider of digital commerce platforms in the United States,” said Daniel Adamany, Founder and CEO of AHEAD. “Together, we will better meet the end-to-end needs of our enterprise customers and help them accelerate their transformation to more agile and innovative cloud-native enterprises. »

Founded in 2010, Scottsdale-based vCORE strengthens AHEAD’s presence in the western United States, particularly in Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, California and Hawaii. The addition of vCORE will deepen AHEAD’s service offerings, including robust managed services, and strengthen its leadership in the digital business infrastructure market.

“Since its inception, vCORE has been focused on leveraging the right technology to deliver tremendous business value to our customers, and our ability to succeed in this mission will only grow as we join the AHEAD team,” said Steve Leavitt, Founder and CEO of vCORE. . “Our two organizations already share a similar culture, based on a commitment to providing excellent customer service while giving back to the communities in which we work and live. I am excited about the new opportunities that the AHEAD platform, a broader portfolio of digital solutions, will bring to our colleagues and our customers. »

AHEAD continues to grow organically at a very rapid pace, but has also grown over the past three years through mergers and acquisitions, including Link Solutions Group (2019), Data Blue (2019), Sovereign Systems (2019 ), Platform Consulting Group (2020), Kovarus (2020), RoundTower Technologies (2020) and Data and Analytics Consultant, Vertical Trail (2021).

About AHEAD

AHEAD builds platforms for digital businesses. By combining cloud-native capabilities in software and data engineering with unparalleled experience in infrastructure modernization, we are uniquely positioned to help our customers accelerate the promise of digital transformation. Learn more about front.com and follow us on Twitter @ahead.

About vCORE Technology Partners

vCORE Technology Partners provides custom IT solutions and services to more than 100 companies in the United States and Canada. Based in Scottsdale, Arizona, vCORE was launched in 2010 and has seen industry-leading growth ever since. The vCORE team includes recognized experts in IT solutions, including network infrastructure, cloud storage, data protection, and proactive managed services. Clients include multi-billion dollar media companies, major healthcare providers, tech giants, data centers and others. Learn more about vcore.com.