Vixxo, a facilities management leader and innovator, has selected Jim McCarthy as senior vice president, chief technology officer. McCarthy's role includes responsibility for the strategic IT vision and optimization of technology solutions that assure Vixxo stays ahead of its competitors and, at each opportunity, widens its lead.
"It's hard to overstate the importance of technology in our business. It provides a critical link to our clients and service providers, and we manage that link to deliver outstanding service that reflects our nearly 40 years of expertise and success," says Vixxo President and CEO Jim Reavey.
"Building that depth of knowledge into a technology platform requires a leader, like Jim, who balances his understanding of people and systems. You have to be able to share your vision, and Jim has a talent for aligning the skills of others to reach a common goal."
Prior to joining Vixxo, McCarthy spent 11 years as chief information officer and senior vice president at Vereit, Inc., owners and managers of a nationwide commercial real estate portfolio. His responsibilities focused on information technology and cybersecurity programs, modernization of financial and management reporting systems, and strategies across all facets of IT. Prior to Vereit, as director of operations at Pearson Education, McCarthy oversaw the company's K-12 instructional platform.