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RALEIGH, N.C. – Information technology services provider is expanding its staff in Charlotte and Columbia, S.C. with three additional sales personnel.

Brinda Paone and Chris Pelone have joined the Charlotte operation. Buck Jones has joined the Columbia office.

The press release:

CHARLOTTE, NC & COLUMBIA, SC- Alphanumeric Systems, the Southeast’s leading IT provider, continues to grow and thrive in times of economic downturn by expanding offices in the Carolinas. In doing so, Alphanumeric has hired Account Executives Ms. Brinda Paone and Mr. Chris Pelone in the Charlotte, NC area as well as Mr. Buck Jones in Columbia, SC.

Ms. Paone has 25 years of sales experience in the technology and training marketplace. She is a graduate of Alverson-Draughon College with a degree in Computer Technology and has served as President of Carolina Professional Saleswomen and Entrepreneurs.

Mr. Pelone has 29 years of experience selling IT solutions to a broad range of commercial businesses such as wholesale, retail, banking, publishing and real estate. He is a graduate of East Carolina University.

Mr. Jones has over 25 years of experience working with some of the leading companies within the solutions industry. He has held numerous sales, management, and marketing positions, guiding complex multi-million dollar projects that involved multi-disciplined implementation teams. Buck attended Anderson University and Clemson University and lives in Lexington, SC.

VP of Sales & Marketing, Ms. Betsy Justus, adds, “I’m very excited to welcome Alphanumeric’s new sales account executives in the Charlotte and Columbia areas and I look forward to our continued growth and expansion into these geographies in the months and years to come.”

About Alphanumeric

Alphanumeric Systems, Inc. is a world-class technology provider with core strengths in the efficient delivery of comprehensive technology solutions. Offerings include IT Professional Services with a focus on core infrastructure, virtualization and unified communications; IT Support Services, including repair services, configuration, logistics and deployment services; and Managed Services, including remote monitoring, on-site support and service desk. Alphanumeric, a privately-held, woman-owned enterprise, has served pharmaceutical, state and local government, education, healthcare and professional services clients for three decades. Established in 1979, Alphanumeric has grown from a staff of three to its current employee base of more than 250, supporting both commercial and government organizations. Alphanumeric has received numerous awards and recognition, including 15 years as a CRN Magazine VAR 500 Solution Provider, Triangle Business Journal’s Top IT Networking Company, and many others.

Alphanumeric maintains its corporate headquarters in Raleigh, N.C., and provides its full-range of services from Charlotte, Greenville, Greensboro and Wilmington, N.C., Columbia, S.C. and Philadelphia, King of Prussia and Pittsburg, P.A.