Name: Rise Above I. T., Inc. Descripton:Rise Above IT is a solutions focused company that provides enterprise level services to small and medium size companies; specifically, reducing cost and improving utilization of the customers infrastructure and virtualization strategy, providing IT based consultation services, and taking ownership of IT programs and projects. Rise Above IT has been in the process of forming since early 2014. The founders recognized the need for enterprise services to small and medium businesses. These services range from offering assistance in hardware refreshes for a single office, to full infrastructure design, implementation, and control. The founders; Joel Pettigrew, Seth Lyon, Ben Ferguson, and John Hellewell have worked together on a variety of projects. Those different work efforts include technical ownership of infrastructure designs, virtualization strategies, network designs, hardware refreshes, hosted server solutions, website development, application development, mobile applications, database design, database optimization, and a wide variety of other programs. This experience and versatility provides in depth knowledge to small and medium size businesses that replaces and compliments smaller IT departments.