As COO, Mark Piquette is responsible for driving the effective operation and healthy execution of Astadia’s overall business, in addition to strategic leadership for our enterprise and cloud practices, the service delivery teams, solutions management and the project management office. Mark joined Astadia in 2016, bringing over 35 years of sales and operational leadership experience in both established and startup technology companies, including large account management, sales and channel organization development, management and team building, and operational excellence. Most recently, Mark was Executive Vice President and General Manager at Hardware Group, a technical solutions and services provider where he established corporate governance and was responsible for driving scale and revenue growth. His prior roles in senior leadership include Vice President and General Manager at xG Technology, President at Data Capture Solutions, Vice President and General Manager for North America Services of Motorola’s Enterprise Mobility Solutions organization, and Vice President of Sales and Business Development at Unisys / ePresence. Mark has held senior sales and services management positions with Cabletron/Enterasys Networks, NEC Computer Systems Division, Digital Equipment Corporation, and Ascom Timeplex. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Technology, Management and Marketing from Roger Williams University in Rhode Island.