ServInt, a provider of managed VPS hosting, and dedicated server packages, based in Northern Virginia has hired Phil Ryker as Senior Director of Cloud and Managed Services, while Jaa Aguilar is appointed as Product Marketing Manager.
Phil Ryker will be responsible for all aspects of ServInt’s product development, delivery and services portfolio. Mr. Ryker joins ServInt after four years as the Director of Hosting at Personify, a provider of association management software. While at Personify, he led the hosting business through a complete overhaul.
Previous to Personify, Phil Ryker spent six years with Swift Systems as the Director of Operations and led a remake of the hosting and managed product offerings. Additionally, Mr. Ryker founded a successful dedicated managed hosting provider that he sold to Affinity Internet in 2000, where he would serve as Vice President to Engineers Operations until 2005.
“I am very excited about joining ServInt,” said Phil Ryker. “The company has a very solid base product offering and a loyal customer base. ServInt has been providing excellent customer service and uptime for many years and is well positioned for growth in the current industry landscape. ServInt has a bright future as a launching pad for more advanced services and product offerings designed to help businesses be successful with their hosting and cloud initiatives.”
Jaa Aguilar will be responsible for all aspects of ServInt’s product marketing and promotional efforts, as well as the company’s public relations. Ms. Aguilar joins ServInt after three years as the Advertising & Marketing Communications Manager at CHEFS Catalog, a subsidiary of Target.
Ms. Aguilar’s previous experience includes technical communications and marketing, advertising and PR efforts in both B2B and B2C industries. Additionally, Ms. Aguilar has experience in marketing and specific expertise in strategic planning, brand identity, client communication, community relations and digital marketing. Her skills include brand creation, graphic design, SEO optimization and social media implementation.
“With a rich brand history, commitment to the customer, and a growing product offering, it is an exciting time to be apart of the ServInt team,” said Jaa Aguilar. “The challenge in customer communication goes beyond just getting today’s questions answered or problems solved. I am working with our teams to ensure that we are proactively communicating across all of our customer touch points, to help enhance the ServInt experience.”
Founded in Northern Virginia in 1995, ServInt provides a range of IaaS, PaaS, VPS hosting, and dedicated server packages to fit every project from launching a blog or running a multi-channel e-commerce storefront to building a custom enterprise solution.
“Phil Ryker and Jaa Aguilar each bring tremendous experience to ServInt. More importantly, they have each demonstrated excellence where it matters most—ensuring client satisfaction,” said Reed Caldwell, ServInt’s Founder and CEO. “Providing exceptional value and service has been ServInt’s top priority since its founding in 1995. I believe Jaa and Phil are true professionals who can help us further our goals, and we’re fortunate to have them on our team.”