(Troy, MI) — In an industry that has seen a lot of service providers come and go, Expetec Technology Services of Michigan previously known as Expetec Technology Services of Rochester Hills is entering its tenth year of operation. Vicki Shepard and Mike Fitz-Gerald opened the only southeast Michigan Expetec Technology Services franchise in 2005.
“When we opened the Expetec Michigan franchise, we were doing a lot of computer repair and recovery resulting from viruses and spyware,” Shepard said. “As small businesses in metro Detroit become more sophisticated, they are contacting us more for proactive systems maintenance and problem prevention.”
Shepard and Fitz-Gerald have more than 40 years combined IT experience in systems and information security, business continuity, asset protection and workplace productivity in financial services, manufacturing and other sectors. They are owners and operators of the southeast Michigan Expetec office and provide daily service to a wide variety of companies and organizations throughout the Detroit metro area.
Expetec, derived from Experts in Technology, specializes in a wide array of computer products and services. Expetec takes care of business I.T. – technical support, network administration, software updates, hardware and data protection, phone systems and more.Expetec can serve as a business’s virtual I.T. department, or complement existing technical staff. Expetec’s approach helps reduce operating costs and allows business employees to focus on growing their business.
Expetec has completed two mergers since 2005. The first which took place in 2009 acquired Championship Technologies and Michael St. John as the VP of Sales and Marketing/Partner. Michael St. John has 11 years of IT consulting experience. The most recent merger is with BCL Computing, an independent IT company located in the Detroit area. The two companies have become Expetec of Michigan allowing for a greatly expanded foot print for the new organization. Brian Bury, who has owned BCL Computing since 1996 has 24 years of IT experience.
Expetec of Michigan also offers services like Network Managed Services, Telecommunication Systems, Servers, Firewalls, Microsoft Office 365, computers and a 24/7 help desk. The IT franchise focuses primarily on businesses in Oakland, Macomb, Wayne, Genessee and Washtenaw counties.. Expetec is located at 6966 Crooks Road, Suite 26 in Troy, Michigan. For more information on technology solutions or for recommendations on cutting edge services, contact Expetec at (248) 218-5018. The Expetec website can be found at http://www.expetecMI.com/