Aguilera tapped to build-up emerging project solutions practice.
Oak Brook, IL January 16, 2008 - BridgePoint Technologies (www.mybridgepoint.com), an Information Technology consulting firm, today announced the appointment of Mark Aguilera as Project Manager and Senior Technical Lead. In his position, he will be responsible for over-seeing the development efforts of multiple projects, as well as building up the Project Solutions Practice with Vice President, Laura Barker.
Aguilera brings over ten years of project management and information technology experience to BridgePoint, having most recently served as project manager at UBS Global Asset Management where he managed development efforts of nearly 30 global and regional mission-critical applications serving the Americas, Europe and APAC.
His background includes managing projects related to order management systems, trade messaging, equity research, historical product databases and fixed income analytics. He also led the successful implementation of Checkfree's Tradeflow messaging system utilizing Oasys Domestic, the first equity implementation on Wall Street.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information System from DeVry University.
"As we continue to expand and grow the project solutions practice, strong management will be a key component," said Laura Barker, COO and Vice President of Project Solutions. "Mark's background of overseeing large-scale development initiatives, coupled with his extensive technical skills, will help us further position ourselves as a dependable, go-to-partner that utilizes technology to drive value and gain competitive advantage for our clients."
About BridgePoint Technologies
BridgePoint Technologies is an Information Technology consulting firm that delivers innovative, scalable business solutions to help our clients reduce costs, increase revenue and gain competitive advantage through technology. We work closely with clients to understand their unique business needs and then develop a roadmap on how best to achieve those goals utilizing best-of-breed technologies. Our four strategic business units - Project Solutions, IT Managed Services, Hosting Services, and Strategic Staffing - specialize in custom application development and integration solutions, mobility strategies, business intelligence solutions, information worker and collaboration solutions, and Networking/Infrastructure services.
We are a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner with three competencies in Customer Development Solutions, Information Worker Solutions, and Networking Infrastructure Solutions. In addition to our partnership with Microsoft, we also have strategic alliances with GigaSpaces Technologies and DELL. These relationships further enable us to deliver high performance, flexible, and innovative technology solutions.
For more information about the company, please visit www.mybridgepoint.com.
Contact: Maren Graham