Today, Host.net announces the appointment of 20-year industry veteran, Nick Russo, as its new CTO. Mr. Russo technologywill be responsible for executing the company’s technical vision, identifying technology trends and developing new IT solutions. He will also communicate the company’s technology strategy to partners, management, investors and employees.A businessman working on a touch screen.

Mr. Russo will be responsible for executing the company’s technical vision, identifying technology trends and developing new IT solutions. He will also communicate the company’s technology strategy to partners, management, investors and employees.

“We are excited to welcome Nick to the Host.net team. He brings a unique blend of strategic, technical and business experience to the Company,” comments Jason Katz, CEO for Host.net. “Nick is a proven leader with an impressive record of implementing and managing advanced telecommunications networks and technologies; we look forward to leveraging that experience at Host.net. In addition to his technical expertise, Nick brings a deep understanding of customer needs and strategic direction.”

Mr. Russo brings 20 years of IT experience in the Managed Service Provider area. Before joining Host.net, Mr. Russo was the Chief Technologist at Apogee IT Services. His role was industry research, mentoring and team development, refinement of the Company’s current technologies and top tier troubleshooting.

Host.net_Tech_Humanized_logo-white“Host.net is an outstanding company and I am thrilled to join the team,” states Nick Russo, CTO for Host.net. “It’s an exciting time in the company’s history and I look forward to playing a key role as we work to meet and exceed our customer’s demands.”

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