Monthly Archives: August 2011

VisionIT Named to Top 5 Largest Michigan Headquartered IT firms by Crain’s Detroit

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(Detroit, MI)

VisionIT climbed five spots on this year’s Crain’s Detroit Business largest “Information Technology Companies” list to secure its leading position in the Top 5.

Revenues for VisionIT more than doubled, from $101 in 2009 to $230 million in 2010, largely as a result of expanded contracts with existing and new Fortune 500 clients, including Pfizer, HP and Capital One, and growth in its international operations, including Mexico.

“VisionIT has been dedicated to smart growth – both diversifying services and our geographic footprint – to meet the increasing need for information technology by companies across the globe,” said VisionIT CEO David Segura. “Seeing our company continue to rise on this prestigious list is an accomplishment for every team member a part of VisionIT.”

Crain’s Detroit Business’ largest “Information Technology Companies” list recognizes businesses from Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw and Livingston counties that research, design, manufacture or invent equipment or software, in addition to companies that provide sophisticated computer services such as systems design, programming and information retrieval. The companies are ranked by total revenue from in 2010.

ABOUT VISIONIT
VisionIT, Inc. is a global leader in the areas of information technology consulting, managed services, staffing, and vendor management. For close to 15 years, VisionIT combines focus, agility, streamlined operations, and the most talented IT professionals to deliver unmatched services to many Fortune 500 corporations and large government agencies. With 20 U.S. offices, personnel in 38 U.S. states, and global operations in Puerto Rico, Mexico and India, VisionIT operates FAST. To learn more about this growing technology leader visit www.visionit.com

VisionIT President is an Honorary Chair of Chicago MED Week 2011

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(Chicago, IL)

VisionIT President Christine Rice will join other executive leaders from major corporations in the Midwest market as an honorary chair of the Chicago MED Week 2011, held on Friday August 19, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.

The Chicago MED Week hosts over 1500 attendees and culminates with a Gala recognizing the achievements and many contributions of minority entrepreneurs, individuals, and organizations that support minority business development.

As one of the largest minority-owned corporations in the United States, VisionIT has greatly benefited from and supported programs geared at providing opportunities for minority-owned businesses.

“VisionIT has a strong commitment to working with minority-owned businesses by providing them procurement and teaming opportunities. It is our goal to strengthen and partner with our diverse business communities by contributing to their overall economic growth.” said Rice. “With VisionIT’s long history with Chicago MEDWeek, I am excited to be an honorary chair for such an outstanding event.”

For more information about the event click here

For a list of Chicago MED Week Honorary Chairs click here

ABOUT VISIONIT
VisionIT, Inc. is a global leader in the areas of information technology consulting, managed services, staffing, and vendor management. For over 14 years, VisionIT combines focus, agility, streamlined operations, and the most talented IT professionals to deliver unmatched services to many Fortune 500 corporations and large government agencies. With 20 U.S. offices, personnel in 38 U.S. states, and global operations in Puerto Rico, Mexico and India, VisionIT operates FAST. To learn more about this growing technology leader visit www.visionit.com

VisionIT Named for 9th year in a row to Hispanic 100 Fastest Growing List

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(Detroit, MI)

Hispanic Business Magazine, the leading Latino business publication, has named VisionIT as the eighth fastest-growing Hispanic-owned business in the United States as part of the Hispanic Business 100 list. This marks the ninth consecutive year that the global IT consulting, managed services, staffing and vendor management firm has been ranked as part of this annual compilation of companies.

“We are excited to be featured with other high growth companies representing the Hispanic Business community,” said David H. Segura, VisionIT CEO. “This list continues to underscore the expansion of our organization and the ongoing diversification of our geographic footprint, leading to new opportunities and customers.”

Earlier this year VisionIT ranked 27th as part of the publication’s Hispanic 500 which lists the 500 largest Hispanic-owned businesses in the U.S.

ABOUT VISIONIT
VisionIT, Inc. is a global leader in the areas of information technology consulting, managed services, staffing, and vendor management. For close to 15 years, VisionIT combines focus, agility, streamlined operations, and the most talented IT professionals to deliver unmatched services to many Fortune 500 corporations and large government agencies. With 20 U.S. offices, personnel in 38 U.S. states, and global operations in Puerto Rico, Mexico and India, VisionIT operates FAST. To learn more about this growing technology leader visit www.visionit.com

VisionIT President Welcomes U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development to Detroit

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003_1004_1(Detroit, MI)

U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development John Fernandez visited Detroit on Friday August 5th to learn more about how the city is rapidly becoming a destination point for information technology creation and deployment.

During his daylong visit Fernandez, who heads the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA), toured area IT firms and met with business leaders including VisionIT president Christine Rice during a roundtable at the Detroit Regional Chamber.

“It was quite rewarding to be a part of the discussion on Detroit’s leading role in the world of information technology, including job creation,” said Rice. “That Washington is validating this dynamic is an outstanding sign for our region as IT companies, including ours, continue to cluster and build momentum along the Woodward corridor from Campus Martius to the New Center area.”

At the roundtable, Assistant Secretary Fernandez discussed the importance of private/public partnerships and how the Federal Government might assist in Detroit’s efforts as an emerging IT hub.

ABOUT VISIONIT
VisionIT, Inc. is a global leader in the areas of information technology consulting, managed services, staffing, and vendor management. For over 14 years, VisionIT combines focus, agility, streamlined operations, and the most talented IT professionals to deliver unmatched services to many Fortune 500 corporations and large government agencies. With 20 U.S. offices, personnel in 38 U.S. states, and global operations in Puerto Rico, Mexico and India, VisionIT operates FAST. To learn more about this growing technology leader visit www.visionit.com

VisionIT is a Platinum Sponsor of the Illinois Hispanic Chamber Expo

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(Chicago, IL)

VisionIT is a platinum sponsor of the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (IHCC) Business Expo for the 4th consecutive year. As the largest Hispanic Business Expo in the Midwest, the IHCC hosts more than 125 exhibitors and over 5000 attendees, engaging in networking and workshops as well as an exhibition floor.

“We see tremendous value in supporting IHCC and the IHCC Hispanic Business expo,” said VisionIT CEO David Segura. “VisionIT makes it a priority to partner with the diverse business community and this partnership is one that has proven time and time again to provide VisionIT opportunity with Fortune 500 corporations and teaming opportunities with other minority-owned businesses.”

“One of our stars in our business community is VisionIT and we highly promote them to major corporations in our market that are looking to do business with scalable and highly qualified Hispanic-owned businesses” stated Roberto Cornelio, Chief Operating Officer of IHCC.

Other major sponsors include AT&T, Harris Bank, State Farm, and Wal-Mart. To learn more about the IHCC conference, click here

To register for the 2011 IHCC Hispanic Business Expo click here

ABOUT VISIONIT
VisionIT, Inc. is a global leader in the areas of information technology consulting, managed services, staffing, and vendor management. For close to 15 years, VisionIT combines focus, agility, streamlined operations, and the most talented IT professionals to deliver unmatched services to many Fortune 500 corporations and large government agencies. With 20 U.S. offices, personnel in 38 U.S. states, and global operations in Puerto Rico, Mexico and India, VisionIT operates FAST. To learn more about this growing technology leader visit www.visionit.com