Carousel Adds Verizon Vet to Carrier Services Team
PRESS RELEASE — CHANNEL PARTNERS CONFERENCE & EXPO — April 9, 2019 —Carousel Industries (Booth 870), a leader in communication and network technologies, professional and managed services, and cloud solutions, today announced significant growth and momentum attained through its Agent Partner Program, which allows solution providers nationwide to bundle and resell Carousel’s portfolio of technology solutions and Carrier services. The company also named Verizon veteran Jim Barrucci to the newly created, strategic position of Verizon Program Director on its Carrier Services Team, reporting to Tim Kennedy, Carousel’s Vice President of Carrier Services. The announcements were made today at the Channel Partners Conference and Expo in Las Vegas.
Carousel’s Jim Barrucci
During the past two years, Carousel’s Agent Partner Program has recorded 1,500 percent annual revenue growth. Launched in April 2017, the program has expanded significantly through the recruitment of direct partners nationwide. These partners have aligned with Carousel and its industry-leading technology partners – including Avaya, Cisco, Microsoft and Verizon – to address the rising demand for carrier services, managed services, hosted, cloud, security, collaboration, unified communications and data infrastructure solutions. This range of managed services offered through this program makes the Carousel Agent Partner Program unique in the industry.
Blending customer advisory, customer support, and customer experience, Carousel’s supercharged Customer Success Obsessed mission goes beyond any one IT function. Rather, it’s a mindset, a mantra, and a company-wide drive to bring extreme technology value to Carousel customers—so they can bring value to theirs.
With deep expertise across a vast portfolio of technologies, including security, unified communications and collaboration, data center, networking, managed services, and cloud solutions, Carousel can design, implement, and support solutions tailored to meet the unique needs of each customer. By offering professional and managed services with flexible deployments in the cloud, Carousel ensures customers achieve agility and use technologies in the way most effective for their business.
A legion of 1,300, the Carousel team has been committed to the art of customer success for its more than 6,000 highly satisfied customers since 1992. The company has been recognized by multiple publications and industry consortiums as a top technology integrator and managed services and cloud solution provider—including the Inc. 500/5000, Healthcare Informatics 100, and CRN MSP Elite 150. Headquartered in Exeter, RI, the company has offices across the United States and internationally—with three Network Operations Centers.