Prime Time Press Release
Agreement creates Minnesota’s second-largest reseller of WatchGuard firewall and security appliances
FRIDLEY, Minn. (July 10, 2012)—Verus Corporation, a network infrastructure management company that has completed more than 500 network installations, announced that Prime Time Companies has merged into the organization.
Prime Time Companies is an IT coaching and consulting business. The agreement brings 60 new clients and the top talent of Prime Time co-founders Paul and JoAnn Evans to Verus.
“We have collaborated with Paul and JoAnn for several years, and it is especially fitting to have them join Verus as we approach our 10-year anniversary,” said Kevin Willette, owner of Verus Corporation. “This agreement makes Verus even more competitive in the market by bringing Paul’s 20 years of experience in high-end networking and JoAnn’s senior sales talents to our organization,” said Willette.
Effective today, Paul Evans has joined Verus as a network engineer, and JoAnn Evans is a corporate account executive.
“With our combined 40 years of industry experience, Paul and I will make strong contributions to Verus immediately,” said JoAnn Evans, co-founder and president of Prime Time Companies. “We are excited to be part of a bigger team and to provide our clients with Verus’ expanded networking portfolio.”
Verus Corporation offers efficient and secure hosted network services and products including: Microsoft Exchange (hosted and on-premise), virtual server and desktop hosting, VerusGuard network performance monitoring, data center services and IT infrastructure (cloud-based and on-premise).
Verus Corporation is a network infrastructure management company serving the Twin Cities and Greater Minnesota markets. The company is also an ISP and has its own data center in Fridley, Minn. Verus has been a certified WatchGuard Expert Partner for eight years and was the first Cisco Select Certified Partner in the nation.
Brant Skogrand, KC Associates, LLC