Saratoga Technologies acquires Gray, TN based Bridge Computer Systems

Johnson City, TN (June 20, 2012) - Saratoga Technologies ( announces the acquisition of Bridge Computer Systems located at 6313 Kingsport HWY, Gray, TN 37615. This makes Saratoga’s 22nd acquisition overall since 2001.

Bobby Runyon Jr., previous owner of Bridge explains; “We wanted to provide our customers with several things only a company of Saratoga Technologies’ breadth and depth could provide, such as 24/7 support, extraordinary purchasing power, which ultimately gives clients more for their money, complete business solutions, total printing solutions, computer repair, and software development. Our goal is to marry the two businesses and emerge as the premier IT services and local government software provider in the greater Tennessee and Southwest Virginia region.”

The transition will be completed by June 30, 2012. Bridge will move to, and operate out of, Saratoga Technologies’ Johnson City office located at 101 Med Tech Parkway, Suite 307, Johnson City, TN 37604. George Cole will join the Saratoga team as Sales Consultant. Buzz Woods will join as Software Developer. David French, Tommy Cox and Gary Runyon will be joining Saratoga as Network Technicians.

“Bridge has been serving local governments in Tennessee for over 35 years. That kind of track record is very impressive”, said David Temple, President of Saratoga Technologies. “Our goal is to continue what they’ve been doing right and to make available additional technology services to our local government clients.”

About Bridge Computer Systems
Bridge was founded in 1976 as a local government software developer serving the Tennessee market.

About Saratoga Technologies
Saratoga Technologies is a technology solutions company that offers products, software, services and solutions in the information technology industry and is focused on enabling their customers to benefit from technology. Having offices in Johnson City and Knoxville, TN as well as Abingdon, VA, Saratoga specializes in managed computer networking services, server support and repair, laptop repair, disaster recovery, computer repair, network security, printer and copier repair, print management, telephone systems, voice over IP (VoIP), structured cabling services, phone bill auditing, video conferencing, computer consulting services, accounting software such as Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, document imaging and management, web design, email hosting, web hosting, spam filtering, search engine marketing, search engine optimization, internet online backup, hosted exchange, application development, database programming and other technical services.

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