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John “JC” Crawford to Take GDT Professional Services to Next Level

Dallas, Texas, April 27, 2023 – GDT, a leading global IT services provider, has announced John “JC” Crawford as Vice President of Professional Services, effective April 24, 2023. Crawford will leverage his profound industry knowledge and expertise to streamline and scale the Professional Services business while enhancing service quality for customers.

Crawford brings over 25 years of experience as an engineer and sales leader. In his most recent role as Senior Director of Engineering for World Wide Technology (WWT), Crawford led a team of sales specialists, engineers, architects, and technology leaders focused on helping enterprise customers solve critical business challenges and played a crucial role in exponentially expanding the WWT services business.

“JC has an exceptional track record of scaling organizations and achieving tremendous growth while elevating quality for customers,” says Jeffrey Bannister, EVP of Enterprise Services at GDT. “He’s also an effective leader with a passion for mentoring others. I couldn’t be more thrilled that he’s joined the GDT family.”

“It’s an exciting time to be a part of GDT,” adds Crawford. “GDT has an excellent industry reputation and is poised for incredible growth. I look forward to working with my team as we build out the Professional Services business and delight even more customers.”

About GDT: 

As a global IT solutions provider, GDT accelerates our clients’ digitalization and business goals by transforming and modernizing platforms, networks, and cyber security through industry-leading infrastructure solutions, deep expertise, and flexible service delivery models. 

We have a 30-year heritage and a global workforce, including our Indian Technology center in Bangalore, which has grown by more than 100 people this year alone. We are consistently recognized by our partners for our expertise across our solution stack and maintain over 450 certifications with the world’s best-known technology providers. Our history, knowledge, and global reach provide the foundation for developing rich, sustainable services and solutions that push our people to the forefront of IT thought leadership and expertise.

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Media Contact: 

Chelsea Brickwedel
Global Director, Marketing


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