SOURCE: OnX Enterprise Solutions
TORONTO and NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Jul 26, 2012) - OnX Enterprise Solutions, a leading global provider of enterprise data center solutions, today announced the appointment of Paul Khawaja as Executive Vice President of Canada and Chief Operating Officer of the company's Cloud and Managed Services division. Khawaja brings to OnX over 20 years of executive experience in global information and communications technology.
Reporting directly to the president and CEO, Ed Vos, Khawaja is responsible for building OnX's business in Canada and driving the company's global cloud and managed services strategy. The COO role for the Cloud and Managed Services division is a new position created by OnX following a $20 million investment in OnX's cloud and data center infrastructure. With this investment, OnX became one of the first solution providers to bring a dual data center-cloud strategy to market in Canada. This new investment positions OnX to expand its team and build a robust offering for enterprise clients throughout North America who seek a high-availability solution with multiple facility failover capacity.
"Paul brings a wealth of valuable experience in IT and Managed Services to OnX," said OnX president and CEO Ed Vos. "His depth of IT and market expertise will help us execute our Federated Cloud vision and greatly accelerate deployments of our solutions and services for clients across the globe," added Vos.
Prior to joining OnX, Khawaja served as Vice President of Bell and President of xwave, one of Canada's largest technology firms with over 1,100 employees and more than $350 million in annual revenues. Khawaja also held leadership positions in sales and business development at MITI Information Technology.
"OnX's continued investment in Cloud and Managed Services, in conjunction with the attainment of outstanding leadership and technical skills, positions the organization for momentous growth," said Paul Khawaja. "This is a very exciting time to be joining OnX and I am confident that we will establish a leadership role in enabling clients to take advantage of our Cloud and Managed Services offerings."
OnX Enterprise Solutions is a global enterprise data center solutions provider with a suite of end-to-end solutions including the industry's leading Federated Cloud solution offerings. The company designs, builds and manages complete data center environments comprised of multi-vendor offerings in four core areas -- Hardware & Software Solutions, Cloud & Managed Services, Digital & Application Services, and Technology Solutions & Professional Services. Over the past 28 years, OnX has helped clients achieve exceptional business results that accelerate their growth and value. With global headquarters in Toronto, Canada and US based headquarters in New York, NY, OnX has a team of more than 700 IT professionals, revenues of more than $750 million, and clients and offices throughout North America and Europe. OnX is a privately held company and majority owned by Marlin Equity Partners. For more information, visit: www.OnX.com.