Ric Opal Joins SWC Technology Partners

September 27, 2016   //   News

Technology executive brings more than 30 years of strategic experience to mid-market IT firm.

SWC Technology Partners, an award-winning provider of IT solutions for mid-market organizations, today announced that Ric Opal has joined the firm as a Senior Director. Ric has more than 30 years of experience providing strategic technology guidance to Midwest area companies.

We are excited to bring Ric’s vast knowledge of the mid-market as well as his technological problem solving skills to SWC. Our clients will immediately benefit from Ric’s experiences solving business problems through the use of technology.

-Adam Ferguson, Senior Vice President, SWC Technology Partners.

Ric will be responsible for establishing and strengthening customer relationships by shaping long-term, visionary solutions for SWC clients, as well as helping lead the company’s strategic partnership with Microsoft. Throughout his career, Ric has been responsible for the successful delivery of cloud and on-premise based solutions including strategy, planning, change management, and client satisfaction as well as maintaining executive relationships with Microsoft.

SWC is well known for providing strategic IT solutions for the mid-market. I’ve been following them for a long time and decided it was time to join the team. I look forward to helping our customers leverage technology to achieve business success.

-Ric Opal, Senior Director, SWC Technology Partners

About SWC Technology Partners

SWC Technology Partners is an award-winning provider of IT solutions to midsize organizations. For more than 35 years, SWC has excelled at helping Midwest organizations harness technology to drive innovation and accelerate business transformation. We specialize in business technology solutions that match the needs of mid-market organizations, including Cloud Computing, Managed Services, Data Analytics and Business Intelligence, End-User Enablement, Infrastructure Solutions, Software Solutions and Digital Marketing. Our focus is to identify our clients’ business goals first, then leverage our team of business and technology experts to partner in their success.

Headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, SWC has been honored to receive numerous awards including being recognized by Crain’s Chicago Business as one of the Best Places to Work in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015, one of Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 and making the Inc. 500|5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. To learn more, contact us or call 630.572.0240.