ATLANTA, GA — September 13, 2017 — Tier 4 Advisors, LLC (Tier4), an industry leader in the procurement of data centers and telecom, managed services, IT security, and other “game changing IT solutions”; announces the promotion of Kelly Higgins as Vice President Solutions Architecture. As a member of the Tier4 team, Kelly will develop solutions for major projects, enhance Tier4’s professional services offering, and allow the company to continue to deliver support to our clients bringing industry expertise to each project.
In announcing the promotion, Eric McVey, Tier4’s CIO, said, “Kelly Higgins is an outstanding and experienced leader in the Cloud, Colo, and Connectivity space. Kelly emphasizes quality relationships and solutions for his clients, which supports the Tier4 Mission and Values. I’m pleased to announce Kelly’s well-deserved promotion and I’m very happy to have him as part of Tier4’s family.”
Higgins is an experienced IT professional with over 25 years’ leading all facets of technology and infrastructure operations. In his leadership roles, Kelly has delivered multi-million dollar technology changes, strategic data center migrations, designed and delivered multiple cloud connectivity projects, and has led global technology professionals in support of Fortune 1000 companies.
“I am excited to embark on this journey with the Tier4 family. Growing our partner base and expanding professional services will allow us to offer a wider range of services to current and future clients,” said Kelly Higgins. “Having worked with a number of national companies to build and lead IT teams, I recognize this opportunity is unique because Tier4 has a tried and true procurement strategy, hundreds of partners, and a deep bench of IT talent.”
About Tier 4 Advisors, LLC
Founded in 2013 by Jake Sherrill, Tier4 has changed the way IT professionals procure new IT services by optimizing the procurement cycle with expedited timelines and assistance throughout every step of the project, including: price negotiation and service level agreements (SLA) from industry leading vendors.
Tier4 has created a proprietary global network of over 600 partners and service providers in the data center (colo/cloud), telecom (connectivity/calling), managed services (MSP), and IT security spaces. The company’s services are free to clients, and are used by companies ranging from tech startups to global Fortune 100 enterprises for normal and mission critical procurement projects. Tier4 has played a critical role in hundreds of IT procurement projects since it’s founding, and has dozens of “brand name” reference-able clients.