Press Release: CTG Appoints Brett Hunt to Lead North American Solutions Team
Jul 6, 2020
Seasoned IT Solutions and Services Leader with Emerging Technology Background
BUFFALO, N.Y., July 6, 2020 – CTG (NASDAQ: CTG), a leading provider of information technology solutions and services in North America and Western Europe, announced today that Brett Hunt has joined CTG as Managing Director of Solutions, North America. In this critical role, Hunt will help to drive accelerated growth of the Company’s Solutions business through the development of key partnerships while spearheading the rapid adoption of CTG’s Delivery Center model. Hunt has over 20 years of IT solutions and services experience with specific expertise in emerging technologies.
“We are extremely happy to have Brett join the CTG North American team,” said Tom Niehaus, Executive Vice President, North America. “His extensive experience in developing third-party partnerships and directing global delivery teams, along with his creative approach to solution sales development, will help us to expand and adapt our services to meet client needs. I believe his unique skill set will prove to be invaluable as CTG continues its transformation toward Solutions in response to the perpetual evolution of IT.”
Prior to joining CTG, Hunt was employed by HP for 20 years, most recently as the Worldwide Director of Security Solutions. During his tenure at HP, he also served as the Core Software Lab Director and LaserJet Firmware R&D Director. Throughout his career, Hunt has excelled in achieving strategic initiatives through his expertise in smart analytics, a thorough understanding of clients and his persuasive team-based communication.
Commenting on his appointment, Brett Hunt stated, “I’m eager to join CTG’s North American team during this exciting time of growth for the Company. CTG’s focus on client success and trust align seamlessly with my desire to work closely with clients to develop solutions that optimally address their needs. With some of the brightest minds in the industry, CTG is well positioned to expand its innovative offerings to further benefit its clients. I can’t wait to see all that we’re able to accomplish.”
CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) has established a reputation for responsiveness and reliability—traits that our clients say set us apart—since our founding in 1966. Today, we provide comprehensive information, technology, and business solutions that address critical challenges for clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. Backed by a proven track record of reliable delivery, CTG fosters long-term client relationships and trust, which allows us to develop strategic insights that maximize client investments in solutions and competitive advantage. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India and regularly posts news and other important information online at www.ctg.com.
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John M. Laubacker, Chief Financial Officer +1 716 887 7368
Amanda LeBlanc, Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President, Global Marketing [email protected] +1 225 772 8865
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer
John Laubacker was appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer in May 2018. Previously he was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since April 2017, and before that he was Vice President and Treasurer since February 2017, Treasurer since 2006, and served as interim CFO from October 2014 to April 2015. John joined CTG in 1996.
CMO, VP Marketing
Amanda LeBlanc was appointed Vice President and CMO in March 2015 and has responsibility for CTG's global Marketing, Communications, Sales Support, and Inside Sales programs. She brings over 25 years of marketing, communications, and sales-enablement experience in developing, implementing, and growing successful, technology-enabled marketing programs and a proven track record of refining and creating brands that resonate in the market place. Amanda joined CTG in 2012.