AtNetPlus, Inc. Acquires VirtuMark, LLC and Expands Web Development Services

AtNetPlus Welcomes VirtuMark Owner Jeff Phillip as Web Services Manager

STOW, OH--(Marketwire - October 1, 2009) - AtNetPlus, Inc., a leading Information Technology firm today announced the acquisition of local web development services company VirtuMark, LLC. As part of the agreement, VirtuMark Owner, Jeff Phillip joins AtNetPlus as Web Services Manager and will oversee all aspects of web development and web hosting.

"Going forward, we see web based solutions as a key part of our business," stated AtNetPlus Partner, Jay Mellon. "The products, services, and skills brought to us by Jeff and his company will strengthen our current offerings and create new opportunities for us. We see Jeff as an integral part of our planned growth," he said.

In 1998, VirtuMark developed out of an opportunity to provide hosted web applications to the kitchen and bath industry. Over time the firm evolved into offering customized web development solutions to a variety of small and mid-sized businesses with a focus on cost effective and efficient online technology. As his technical team grew, Phillip's role shifted into project management and communications.

Phillip noted, "Joining forces with AtNetPlus gives us an established platform for bringing innovative technologies to our clients. All of our customers will benefit from a more robust service offering that will allow them 'one stop shopping' for IT outsourcing."

He continued, "AtNetPlus is already well established as a leading network management, web hosting, colocation, and custom application development company. Our specialized skills in web development compliment and strengthen that area of the business." Phillip added, "I am pleased that our clients now have a team of experts available 24/7 to keep their businesses connected, secure, and working."

About AtNetPlus

AtNetPlus specializes in working with small and mid-sized organizations that are technology dependent. We have the capability to offer solutions that are typically not available to smaller enterprises. Access to our services improves productivity and helps smaller companies stay competitive. AtNetPlus -- we keep you connected, secure, and working.

Keywords: IT services, web development, IT outsourcing, network management, web hosting, colocation

Contact Information: Editorial Contact: Ellen Kurr Marketing Coordinator AtNetPlus, Inc. Phone: 330-945-5685 Fax: 330-945-5684

Partner Jim Laber, new Web Services Manager Jeff Phillip and Partner Jay Mellon at AtNetPlus