our story

Founded in 2012, cloudIT, LLC is a Phoenix, Arizona based company offering a wide range of services to its customers. Utilizing cloudIT’s expertise and technology allows businesses to reduce business costs, secure sensitive information, improve communication, increase employee productivity, broaden customer bases, collaboration, and efficiently work from home. Vince Kent, our founder and CEO, recognized in 2012 that the technology required to support the business world is far more complex and interdependent than even the prior 10 years. His core philosophy has not changed. cloudIT will listen to the customer and recommend a technology strategy that best fits the customer need, regardless of whether it’s a cloudIT service or not.
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cloudIT has grown substantially since 2012, and now our wide breadth of services allows our clients to stay up-to-date on technology. As part of our consultative service, we stress the consequences of not staying abreast of rapidly changing interdependent technologies. We partner with our client so they don’t have to scramble to react to technology changes that can cause swift erosion of its competitive advantages and bottom line that no one anticipated, especially in the cybersecurity arena.

timeline

2021

adaptation post-covid

cloudIT adopts a fully hybrid work environment so our team has the freedom to work from home or in the office at whatever schedule best suits their needs

expansion

cloudIT purchases an office space in Cottonwood, AZ

acquisition

cloudIT acquires Fortress Computer Pros, a small IT company in San Diego, CA and establishes a cloudIT office there with 4 new staff members. The expansion will helps us better serve our California clients and provides growth opportunities
2020

recognition

cloudIT is honored with recognition and awards from Channel Futures, Big AZ Media, and Inc 5000 Magazine
2019

recognition

cloudIT is honored with recognition and awards from Channel Futures and Inc 5000 Magazine

community service

cloudIT participates in nonprofit day by volunteering for The Firm Youth Foundation, St. Mary’s Food Bank, and the Dress For Success initiative

acquisition

cloudIT acquires Computer Concern in 2019, a 25 year old computer services company based in Tempe, AZ
2018

recognition

2018 recognition cloudIT is recognized by the City Of Phoenix – Neighborhood Services Department

acquisition

acquisition cloudIT purchases Greenstar, an established IT service provider, which provided cloudIT with a strategic advantage and strength in the Northern Arizona market including Cottonwood, Camp Verde, Prescott, Prescott Valley, Kingman, Page Springs, Sedona, Munds Park and Flagstaff
2017

recognition

cloudIT is included on Channel Futures’ MSP 501 List as #375

acquisition

cloudIT acquires Network Possibilities Service Group (NPS), which was in business over 18 years specializing in Education and Nonprofit Organizations. cloudIT was able to provide the NPS client base with a deeper full service support team. David Baker, former CEO/NPS transitioned to cloudIT as vCIO for the Education and Nonprofit client base.
2015

headquarters

cloudIT moves into refurbished office space at 920 E. Madison Street in Phoenix, AZ, our headquarters
2014

formation

Vince Kent purchased and spun-off the IT services division from Trans-West Network Solutions under the name of cloudIT, LLC
2012

inception

Vince created and developed IT as a service at Trans-West Network Solutions
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