Catalyst portfolio company Effectual, a modern, cloud first, managed and professional services company, named Ryan Hughes as Chief Operating Officer. Focused on creating positive business outcomes for Effectual’s customers, he will lead the advancement and strategic delivery of the company’s professional and managed cloud services.
Catalyst-backed Effectual received the 2021 Global AWS Partner Network Public Sector Partner Award for Best Partner Transformation. The AWS Global Public Sector Partner Awards recognize leaders in the channel playing a key role helping customers drive innovation and build solutions using AWS Cloud technology.
Catalyst portfolio company Effectual was awarded a 10-year dedicated cloud services contract with the Government National Mortgage Association (GNMA or Ginnie Mae). The $140M single award includes Effectual as co-prime, in collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS). An earlier announcement on October 27, 2020 by Ginnie Mae’s contracting office listed JHC Technology as the co-prime. Effectual completed the acquisition of JHC Technology in January 2020 and will therefore be delivering the services awarded to JHC.
Catalyst-backed Effectual, a modern, cloud first managed and professional services company, launched a Managed DevOps Platform optimized for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud. Built with a security first approach and designed to meet industry compliance standards, the platform integrates automated testing, secure coding guardrails, monitoring, and task management.
Catalyst-backed Effectual has successfully completed the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Transformation Program (PTP). The AWS PTP is a 100-day program that guides public sector Amazon Partner Network (APN) partners through a collaborative process to accelerate their AWS skills, strengthen their technical knowledge base, and better serve government, education, and nonprofit customers on their journey to the cloud.
Catalyst portfolio company Effectual acquired Five Talent, a technology consultancy and custom software modernization and development firm. Five Talent collaborates with customers to design, develop, and architect applications built using DevOps methodologies that integrate best practices and drive innovation.
Catalyst portfolio company Effectual, an innovative, cloud first, security first managed and professional services company, announced Rick Ruskin as Chief Sales Officer. Ruskin, a 30-year IT industry veteran, will lead all aspects of Effectual’s sales, solutions architecture, sales operations, and channel sales teams.
Catalyst-backed Effectual, an innovative, cloud-first managed and professional services company, has successfully achieved a VMware Cloud on AWS Master Services Competency. This competency demonstrates that Effectual is committed to helping organizations accelerate their digital transformations by leveraging their validated services delivery capabilities around advanced VMware technologies.
Effectual, an innovative, cloud-first managed and professional services company, has acquired leading public sector managed services company, JHC Technology. A new investment by Catalyst Investors and a follow-on investment from Lumerity Capital enabled the acquisition. Catalyst Investors and Lumerity Capital have reserved $50 million to support acquisitions and organic growth initiatives.