VertitechIT is a national IT networking and management consulting firm headquartered in western Massachusetts with offices in Pennsylvania, Florida, and Ohio. In a competitive global economic climate where organizations continue to feel the downward pressure to do more with less resources, we bridge the gap between business needs, strategic direction set by senior management, and the tactical operations of a 21st century IT department. Marrying cutting-edge software and hardware needed to achieve and exceed those business goals is at the heart of our approach.
Michael Feld: Chief Executive Officer
As the Founder and President of VertitechIT, Mike has provided telecommunications leadership, IT consulting, and engineering support for healthcare providers, telecommunications carriers, as well as mid and large sized businesses for more than two decades. A recognized innovator in the field, he has managed the company’s meteoric growth and remained on the bleeding edge of technology innovation, while maintaining his unique “personal” touch to client relationships.
As interim CTO for Temple University Health System and Executive Consultant to Baystate Health and Lancaster General Health Systems, Mike has been central to the roll-out of modern, foundational technologies such as hyper-converged architecture, desktop virtualization, VoIP/unified communications, advanced storage, and the networking infrastructure needed to support EMR deployment. His significant IT and management experience outside the medical world has allowed clients to utilize proven and successful technologies and designs in a medical context, further increasing financial and operational efficiency, total systems availability and resilience, and overall improvements in clinical performance.
Gregory R. Pellerin: Chief Operating Officer
Overseeing operations and new business development efforts, Greg Pellerin is a Principal and the COO of VertitechIT, and has been at the forefront of the telecommunications and IT industries for more than 15 years.
Before teaming with Mike Feld in founding the company, Greg served as the Director of Commercial Sales for regional ISP Javanet, Director of Commercial Voice and Data Services for national broadband service provider RCN, and Director of Service Delivery for Connecticut Telephone, a Hartford Connecticut-based CLEC.
Greg currently serves as interim Chief Technology Officer for several large medical providers and acts as the Executive Project Officer for numerous healthcare infrastructure and datacenter migration efforts.
Terry Grogan: Chief Information Officer
Terry was the founder and principal consultant of Health Technology Solutions prior to its acquisition by VertitechIT. Since 1997, she has served as a senior level Technology Director for some of the nation’s leading healthcare institutions and brings with her, a strong understanding of healthcare business drivers. She has expertise in streamlining IT operations, directing administration of complex infrastructure environments, and meeting business objectives.
Terry is currently the interim Chief Technology Officer for Temple University Health System and serves as CTO for numerous smaller healthcare and business organizations throughout the mid-Atlantic states.
Mike Machulsky: Executive Vice President of Sales
Mike was the co-founder and President of Software Logic before joining VertitechIT as Vice President of Sales in 2016. For over two decades, he has developed technology solutions in a variety of industries including healthcare, financial services, and education, with specific expertise in the integration of Microsoft-centric hybrid cloud solutions. Mike has worked collaboratively with leading technology firms, such as Microsoft, HP, and Cisco, while establishing award winning sales and customer service programs.
Prior to Software Logic, Mike served in a variety of CIO and Director positions at CGI, Cigna, and GE.
Steve Shaw: Executive Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Having spent more than 30 years in the marketing and communications industries as a television reporter, production agency founder, and multimedia network executive, Steve brings his creative talents to VertitechIT as Vice President, Marketing and Communications. A nationally renowned corporate storyteller and Emmy Award-winning producer, Steve works in developing new business opportunities and heads up branding and marketing efforts as well as communications.
In addition to his internal duties, Steve consults with healthcare IT clients across the country in developing effective strategies for communicating IT organizational change.
Gerry Gosselin: Vice President, Engineering
Gerry oversees a team of senior engineers and architects and is responsible for determining technology, scope, and level of effort for all company projects. He joined VertitechIT in 2013 bringing with him a wide variety of high-level IT experience across the whole stack including network engineering, monitoring and management, virtualization, system administration, and systems integration. His expertise in programming often brings a unique approach to problem solving, infrastructure automation, and data acquisition. The confluence of such skills lends itself perfectly to today’s age of software-defined-everything, DevOps, containers, and hybrid clouds.