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GBQ Welcomes Two New Associates to IT Department

GBQ is pleased to announce the addition of two new associates to its IT Department, Rob Pyles and Ben Thomas.

Rob Pyles joins GBQ as the new IT Director. Rob did his undergraduate work at The Ohio State University and earned his MBA at Franklin University, focusing on Managing Information Systems. Prior to GBQ, Rob worked at Quantum Health as the Director of Infrastructure. He was with IBM/Sterling Commerce as the Manager of Datacenter Operations and a Software Engineer Manager before joining Quantum.

Ben Thomas comes to GBQ as a Systems Administrator. Ben received his Computer Science and Engineering degree from The Ohio State University and has earned the designation of Cisco Certified Network Associate. For the past three years, Ben was with Quantum Health as a Technical Support Specialist. Prior to Quantum, he worked with The Ohio State University Medical Center as a Mobile Services Technician.

“We are extremely excited to welcome both Rob Pyles and Ben Thomas to GBQ. Rob brings a unique strategic skill set which will enable GBQ to create an infrastructure to better serve our internal staff, ultimately leading to better client service. Ben has proven to be very experienced and will be of great assistance in supporting Rob in accomplishing the necessary objectives for the direction of GBQ’s IT Department. Rob and Ben help solidify what we feel is an outstanding IT Department at GBQ and we look forward to their future contributions,” says Shaun Powell, Director of Finance.