Media Room

Date: 11/22/2016

The Dialogue with Kevin Greene

This feature is a question-and-answer session with a new Blount County Chamber member. So here we go with our 64th installment visiting with Kevin Greene, CEO of Computer & Networking Services, LLC, which focuses on Information Technology so our customers can focus on growing their businesses.
What exactly do you do? CNS Provides small to medium size business with IT support. Our goal is to deliver enterprise level support and solutions to business of all sizes. We provide cloud services, data security, patch management, backup, and more.
How did you get started? After years as a network administrator, and later as a consultant, I knew first hand what is import and required to serve the customer. I have been on both sides of the table and can relate to the needs Local IT administrator.
What is your background? I graduated with a degree in Mechanical Engineering from UT, with a concentration on computer aided design and manufacturing (CAD/CAM). As my career progressed, I moved more into Network Engineering. I found great value in having certifications in the IT field; I acquired the certifications from the major vendors like Cisco and Microsoft, as well as many others.
Describe your customers. Our customers are professional business that are big enough to have IT needs, but to small to have an IT department. We provide that service.
What impacts your business? We work with medical, legal, and CPA firms through out East Tennessee. Those businesses require strict data security, and we provide that level of protection to all of our customer no matter the field they service. Our goal is to provide the highest level of service to all of our customers.
What do you enjoy about your business? IT is a fast moving, constantly changing environment. It never stays the same, and there is always something new to learn. This industry prevents you from ever getting board.