Tribridge Announces New Director of Carolinas Practice

TAMPA, Fla. and Charlotte, N.C. – (March 28, 2008) – Tribridge, a Microsoft consulting firm with offices across the United States, has named Jim Stritzinger director of its Carolinas practice. Stritzinger is a recognized Microsoft Dynamics™ SL expert with more than 20 years of executive management experience in software sales and development. He will have overall responsibility for the development and management of Tribridge’s recently opened Charlotte-based office, which will provide regionalized Microsoft and custom software application service and support to clients in both the South Carolina and North Carolina markets.

“Jim Stritzinger will be a tremendous asset and resource for Tribridge as we expand our presence into the Carolinas,” said Tony DiBenedetto, Tribridge Chairman and CEO. “Jim brings a wealth of knowledge to our team as one of the nation’s foremost experts on Microsoft’s line of business software solutions. His proven leadership in delivering increased productivity, streamlined operations and improved financial performance to a variety of companies is matched only by his commitment to providing exceptional service to clients in his native Carolinas.”

Prior to joining Tribridge, Stritzinger served as executive vice president and general manager of South Carolina Public Interest Research for the South Carolina Research Authority (SCRA). He was also founder and president of ClearView Software, which was acquired by Solomon Software and later became part of Microsoft Business Solutions. Stritzinger served as vice president of Solomon Technology Centers and as vice president and general manager of Microsoft Great Plains Business Solutions.

“Tribridge is quickly becoming the nation’s leader in selling and deploying the Microsoft Dynamics line of accounting and customer relationship management software,” said Stritzinger. “I look forward to introducing Tribridge’s unique brand of expertise and service to the Carolinas.”

Stritzinger serves on the boards of numerous non-profit organizations, including the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce, the Technical College of the Lowcountry Foundation, the Palmetto Vision Foundation and the South Carolina FIRST Robotics Program. He holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from North Carolina State University.

About Tribridge
Tribridge is a Gold Certified, nationally recognized Microsoft consulting firm that implements, secures and supports business applications and was recently named Microsoft Dynamics US Partner of the Year. Tribridge experts deliver proven products and services bringing together experienced professionals and established methodologies to generate practical results for customers. Since inception nearly a decade ago, Tribridge has a 100% "go live" rate on business application implementations including Microsoft Dynamics ERP, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Microsoft SharePoint, custom software applications and infrastructure and security technology.