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Matrix Group Welcomes Tony Abbott as Director of IT

June 12, 2013

Matrix Group announces Tony Abbott as the company’s new Director of IT.

Abbott manages the IT department of network administrators, as well as the technological infrastructure and continued development of IT services. He also oversees the expansion of web hosting and security for clients and provides leadership for the growth of the company.

Abbott brings more than 20 years of experience with more than 15 of it in the association community. He comes to Matrix Group from Carolinas AGC, a chapter of the Association of General Contractors of America. He has also worked with GE Bank of the Cascades and Bank of America.

In previous positions, he managed budgets, created an enhanced information-security policy, and applied business management structure to the departments in which he worked. He was also responsible for an overall unification of infrastructure, one that integrated telecom and emails into the regular IT infrastructure.

He is a graduate of NYU with a business degree and minor in accounting. He has multiple certifications from Microsoft, Citrix and Novell, including Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, as well as Six Sigma certification from GE.

When not at Matrix Group, Tony enjoys spending time with family and running marathons. He has recently joined the Matrix running club!