Compliant Cloud & Colocation Company Expands Management Team with Addition of Austin VP
AUSTIN, TX – April 23, 2019 – LightEdge announced today that Baktash Taghehchian has been promoted to the role of LightEdge Vice President of Pre-Sales Engineering to further its commitment to deepening local relationships and advancing client solutions. Baktash has been with the organization, formerly OnRamp, for five years, developing sophisticated technology roadmaps for hundreds of companies.
Baktash has over two decades of experience in the information technology field, helping organizations across all verticals solve unique business challenges and drive growth. Baktash has and will continue to provide critical local leadership for the Austin marketplace, as well as, lead and manage LightEdge Sales Engineers across the US.
“Baktash’s deep knowledge and drive for excellence for his clients has made a huge impact on our local markets. We are confident he is the best individual to lead our growing Pre-Sales Engineering organization in the Austin market and beyond,” said Jim Masterson, Chief Executive Officer of LightEdge.
With over 20 years in business, LightEdge offers a full stack of best-in-class IT services delivering flexibility, security, and control. Their solutions include premier colocation across seven purpose-built data centers, industry-leading private Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and cloud platforms, and the top global security and compliance measures. Their owned and operated facilities, integrated DR solutions, and premium compliant cloud choices make up true Hybrid Cloud Solution Centers. LightEdge’s strong financial backing of the Anschutz Group empowers them to invest heavily in their markets.
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Jessica’s knowledge and experience spans across many areas of the technology field. In her past 8 years with LightEdge, she has worked extensively with the Marketing, Sales, Product Development, and Security Operations Teams to gain a complete understanding of the organization. Her areas of expertise revolve around security & compliance, IT trends, product GTM, and corporate brand & culture.