Nuvalo, a Seattle-based IT cloud enablement firm specializing in the discovery, planning and migration of hybrid colocation and IaaS deployments around the world, has hired Andrea Blubaugh as Managing Director – with responsibility for growing Nuvalo’s data center and cloud enablement portfolio.
“Andrea is the consummate professional and brings to Nuvalo a breadth and depth of expertise rarely seen in the industry,” said Manon Buettner, CEO and principal, Nuvalo. “As a champion for clients, Andrea will not only advise on outsourced infrastructure and managed service solutions, she will lend her expertise in solving end-to-end IT initiatives incorporating a broad range of service provider offerings.”
Andrea Blubaugh has more than 13 years experience facilitating the design, implementation and ongoing management of data center, cloud and WAN solutions. Prior to joining Nuvalo, Andrea Blubaugh was a top sales executive for ViaWest, and previously WCI.
“This is an exciting time to be joining Nuvalo and helping to evangelize our unique cloud enablement story,” said Andrea Blubaugh. “While most channel partners I’ve seen are telecom agencies learning infrastructure, or VAR’s learning to sell hosting services, Nuvalo at its core is an IT infrastructure outsourcing consultancy. Helping companies build next generation ecosystems and multi-cloud strategies is a natural extension.”
Assisting clients with their cloud transformation journey, Nuvalo offers a repertoire of services to support organizations at any step in the process. From IT infrastructure discovery and planning to global service provider sourcing and negotiation, Nuvalo is a cloud enablement partner for companies across industries including retail, online media, financial services and healthcare.