RICHMOND, Va. – August 8, 2019 – Proxios is pleased to announce that Patrick Butler has transitioned into the role of President, a position previously held by his father Frank Butler.
Frank started Proxios, headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, in 1999. Originally known as Super-Server, the Proxios precursor provided Private Cloud and Infrastructure Services to SMBs throughout Virginia. Over the last 20 years, Proxios has grown from a small startup to a leading Technology and Business Solutions Provider serving clients throughout the United States. Frank looks forward to continuing his involvement as Chairman of the Board.
“I’m happy to see Patrick take over the leadership role of our company. Under his direction, Proxios will help its customers get more value from the technologies they need and use,” said Frank Butler. “Patrick’s promotion to President has been planned for some time. This is an exciting time for Proxios.”
Patrick has been active at Proxios for over 13 years and is excited to take on his new role and continuing Proxios’ growth going forward. Patrick earned his bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from William & Mary, and his Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Information Systems from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Business. Before joining Proxios, Patrick worked at C&F Mortgage Corporation.
“During Patrick’s time at Proxios, he has served as the Operations Manager, Vice President of Operations, and most recently as Senior Vice President of Business Development. Having been involved in every aspect of the company from Service Desk, Engineering, Financial Management, Service Delivery, Marketing, Business Development to Strategic Planning, Proxios believes that Patrick’s broad experience will enable him to lead the organization on toward even greater success,” commented Nicole Cleavenger, Proxios’ Controller of 16 years.
Dave Foreman, Proxios’ Sr. Operations Director said, “Patrick’s experience at Proxios gives him a unique perspective on the needs of our customers. He has been instrumental in creating and enhancing our process management in IT, Finance, Sales and other areas. In my nearly three years at Proxios I have found him to be a strong, decisive leader with good instincts and a practical approach to problem solving. The future looks bright under his leadership.”
“I am excited for the opportunity to lead such a talented team,” said Patrick Butler. “Proxios does a great job delivering technology solutions, but our amazing people are what really differentiate us. Their commitment to exceptional customer service and helping people actually use the technology they have to get high value business outcomes is something we are going to build on in the future.”