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Perot Back in IT Services


Plano, TX – Monday, February 2, 2015 – GuideIT, a Plano-based provider of technology optimization services, today announced that the Perot family has increased their investment in the company to become its largest shareholder. GuideIT, newly branded as A Perot Company, welcomes Ross Perot, Jr. as a member of the board.

Corporate portrait session with Ross Perot, Ross Perot Jr, and the founders/executive from GuideIT; taken in the front foyer of Ross Perot Sr’s office in Plano Texas

Back Row: Chuck Lyles, CEO  |  John Furniss, Vice President  |  Scott Barnes, Board Member  |  Tim Morris, Vice President  |  John Lyon, CFO

Front Row: Ross Perot, Jr., Board Member  |  H Ross Perot  |  Russell Freeman, Board Member

“Through EDS and Perot Systems, my family has played a major role in shaping the IT services industry,” said Perot, Jr. “GuideIT has fostered a great entrepreneurial spirit and a strong commitment in delivering customer results in a rapidly growing organization. I look forward to building a great company.”

GuideIT has a suite of solutions and an engagement approach tailored for today’s business environment and technology issues.  The company’s revenue more than tripled in 2014.

“We are building a next-generation services company based on timeless services industry principles,” said Chuck Lyles, CEO.  “We are honored to be associated with the Perot family who are known for their commitment to excellent customer service, outstanding business management and the highest ethical standards.”

GuideIT offers services that help customers optimize their technology environments. Primary offerings include consultative services such as technology vendor management, project management, enterprise assessments, and a suite of deployment and managed services. By deploying these solutions in a collaborative, flexible engagement approach, customers achieve tangible business results.

About GuideIT

As a provider of technology optimization services, we believe doing technology right is the difference between leaders and the rest. We help companies lead.
Through a collaborative and easy-to-do-business-with approach, the company helps customers align IT operations in meeting their strategic business needs, better govern and manage the cost of IT, and effectively navigate change in technology.

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James Fuller
Public Strategies, Inc.

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