Data center provider opens Nashville office

Ohio company picks former Kraft manager to lead local push

An Ohio-based data center company is pushing into the Middle Tennessee market with an office in Cool Springs and the hiring of a veteran local business development executive.

AdvizeX Technologies has hired Eddy Richardson to be its regional sales manager. Richardson most recently was director of business development at Kraft Enterprise Systems, the IT unit of KraftCPAs that was founded as Axis Accounting Systems. He also has held similar roles at ComFrame Software, iNet Strategy and others.

"I'm delighted to join the AdvizeX team and excited about the opportunities that await us in the Nashville market," says Richardson. "AdvizeX has partnered with leading technology vendors to offer a variety of highly competitive IT solutions. I have no doubt that with these quality products, experienced staff, and AdvizeX's trusted industry reputation that we are going to make an immediate impact on the local IT market."

AdvizeX has leased space in the Meridian Cool Springs project developed by Boyle Investment. The firm is headquartered in Ohio and runs nine other offices in cities ranging from upstate New York to Tampa.