updated: 5/16/2007 8:17:37 AM
David B. Becker, chief executive officer of four Indiana technology companies, is investing in Indianapolis-based BlueLock and will join the company's board of directors. BlueLock offers technology services under a model it calls infrastructure-as-a-service. The company did not reveal how much Becker invested but calls it significant. Becker currently heads up First Internet Bank, OneBridge, DyKnow and Inception.
Source: Inside INdiana Business
INDIANAPOLIS (May 16, 2007) — BlueLock, a managed technology services provider, announced today that David Becker has made a significant investment in the company and has joined its board. Along with Mark Hill, BlueLock Chairman, the company now has significant executive expertise in growing an Information Technology business.
“BlueLock has a very promising future and I look forward to being part of the team,” said Mr. Becker. “Businesses increasingly need the expertise and physical infrastructure to run bullet-proof systems that are mission critical to their business, and more importantly, to that of their clients. Infrastructure-as-a-service is an exciting concept that offers reliability and scalability with consistent monthly expenditures.”
“David brings real life experience to our board,” said John Qualls, President and CEO of BlueLock. “David has an exceptional track record in leading technology companies like ours. We look forward to his guidance.”
About BlueLock, LLC
BlueLock serves its clients by providing the people, expertise, infrastructure and accountability of a world-class, SAS 70 certified data center. The company offers its technology services under an infrastructure-as-a-service (Iaas) model, which includes physical IT infrastructure (servers, routers, firewalls, switches and storage devices), 24/7/365 management, monitoring and support as well as integrated disaster recovery. IaaS allows organizations to pay a predictable monthly fee for the amount of computing capacity storage, bandwidth and disaster recovery that they need at any given time. BlueLock, a Collina Ventures company, is privately-held and headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. For more information about the company, please visit www.bluelock.com.
About David Becker
Mr. Becker’s technology and entrepreneurial experience is broad and varied underscored by having founded two INC 500 companies and being recognized as Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year. Currently, Mr. Becker is the CEO of four technology companies including First Internet Bank; OneBridge, a credit and debit card processing firm; DyKnow, a company specializing in educational technology; and Inception, a firm to consult, fund and incubate entrepreneurs’ start-up endeavors. He is an active civic leader, lending his expertise to DePauw University, Indiana University School of Informatics, CICP and CICF.