Carceron at a Glance
1997 - Chad Massaker & Jeffrey Lee meet at the Kennesaw State University
1999 - Chad goes to work as the IT director for Sentry Hospitality. Jeffrey goes on to form his own IT consulting firm.
2002 - Chad and Jeff reunite to form Carceron. Several clients are enrolled in Carceron's managed services program. The Carceron office is an apartment in Kennesaw, Georgia.
2004 - Carceron moves into commercial office space in Kennesaw, Georgia ( photos)
2004 - Carceron & Elite Telecom Services sponsor Truett Cathy, CEO of Chic-fil-a at the Kennesaw Business Association Luncheon ( photos)
2005 - Carceron sponsors author and sports psycholgist Jack Llewellyn at the CRBA luncheon ( photos)
2005 - Carceron assists the YWCA of North GA with housing and clothing for a women's sheltered that was displaced with Hurrican Katrina
2005 - Carceron is award a business community service award from the Cobb County Chamber of Commerce
2005 - Carceron awarded Top 25 Small Business of the Year by the Cobb County Chamber of Commerce
2006 - Brad Clark hired as an intern. Brad is now the VP of Operations for Carceron
2006 - Carceron awarded Top 25 Small Business of the Year by the Cobb County Chamber of Commerce for the second year in a row
2006 - Chad Massaker accepted into Leadership Cobb
2006 - Chad Massaker becomes the most recommended IT Consultant on Linkedin in Atlanta, third most in the United States. Combined with the recommendations of other Carceron employees, Carceron becomes the most customer recommended IT firm on Linkedin in Atlanta.
2007 - Carceron assits Devereux with building a new playground ( photos)
2007 - Carceron makes the MSP Top 100 list
2008 - Marcus Bearden hired as Carceron's Business Services Manager
2009 - Carceron responds to the economic recession by releasing version 2.0 of it's Managed IT Services Agreement which was less cost then version 1.x and provided additional services.
2009 - Carceron assists victims of flooding in West Cobb County, GA ( video)
2009 - Carceron co-sponsors the Georgia Association of Personnel Services (GAPS) Conference at Lake Lanier
2009 - Carceron achieves Microsoft Gold Partner status
2009 - Chad Massaker nominated for a Turknett Leadership Charactor Award
2009 - Chad Massker interviewed for ThriveAmerica Magazine ( video 1, video 2, video 3)
2009 - Chad Massaker launches Massaker.Me: a entrepreneriual blog focused on best practices for networking, social media and business management
2009 - Carceron Fan Page launched on FaceBook. Over 350 Atlantan become fans within the first week
2010 - Carceron relocates its office to the Galleria 75 office building in Atlanta ( photos)
2010 - Carceron co-sponsors the Center for Family Resources Bowling Tournament ( photo)
2010 - Carceron co-sponsors a team for the Technology Association of Georgia Bowling Tournament ( photo)
2010 - Chad Massaker is a top 5 finalist for the 2010 Metro Atlanta Small Business Person of the Year ( photos, video)
2010 - Carceron partners with ecycle to offer complimentary computer recycling and drive destruction to clients with a Managed IT Services Agreement
2010 - Carceron releases version 3.0 of it's Managed IT Services Agreement. This version adds an array of new cloud and compliance related services to our standard offerings.
2010 - Carceron co-sponsors the The KSU Flourish Luncheon
2010 - Carceron sponsors the North Atlanta Chapter of the Society of CPAs monthly dinner
2011 - Datasafe Quick Server Reovery (QSR) service replaced with new Continuum off site backup service.
2011 - Carceron is a 2011 Season Sponsor for Theatre in the Square.
2011 - Chad Massaker to deliver Business Technology Predictions for 2011 presentation to the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce (lunch & learn) & International Networking Week.
2011 - Carceron sponsors the Annual Center For Family Resources 10-Pin Challenge, helping to raise over $13,000 for a worthy cause.
2011 - Carceron 9th Annual Owner's Birthday Party at Sutra Lounge. Carceron CTO Jeffrey Lee turns 40.
2011 - CEO, Chad Massaker named on the MSPmentor 250 list, a group of executives, entrepreneurs, experts, coaches and community leaders shaping the global managed services market.
2011 - Carceron named on CRN's Next-Gen 250 List
2011 - Carceron CEO Chad Massaker chairs the annual Flourish Awards, a KSU College of the Arts program to honor supporters of the arts in Metro Atlanta, raising over $80,000 dollars for art's scholarships.
2011 - Carceron hosts a special VIP reception and play viewing for clients and friends at Theatre in the Square. (Carceron is an annual sponsor of the Theatre)
2011 - Carceron partners with the Metro Atlanta Chamber to provide discounted IT support for chamber members
2012 - Carceron presents Business Technology Predictions for 2012 to the Metro Atlanta Chamber.
2012 - Caceron sponsors the TAG Young Professional Event: Scott Rigsby: Doing the Unthinkable
2012 - Carceron is the first Managed IT Services Provider in Metro Atlanta to Earn CompTIA's MSP Trustmark
2013 - Carceron is named to CRN Magazine's 2012 Next-Gen 250 list again
2013 - Carceron CEO, Chad Massaker, Win a Gold Medal at the International Brazilain Jiu Jitsu Federation's Annual Pan Am Tournament, The Largest Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Tournament in the World.
2013 - Carceron named on MSPMentor.com's Top 501 List as one of the top 500 MSPs in the World
2013 - Carceron CEO, Chad Massaker, named on MSPMentor.com's Top 250 list as one of the 250 most infliential MSP executives in the world.
2013 - Carceron CEO, Chad Massaker, Accepted in the Georgia Aquarium Next Wave Society
2013 - Carceron CEO, Chad Massaker, Accepted into TedxAtlanta
2013 - Carceron launches executive lunch and learn series on technology for executives. The first one is on cloud computing.
2013 - Chad Massaker is achieves Certified HIPAA Security Professional
2014 - Carceron earns CompTIA Security Trustmark+
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