The Fastest, Easiest & Most Advanced Way to Develop in the Microsoft Cloud
ATLANTA – December 12, 2017 – Monza Cloud, an Atlanta-based Microsoft Partner that focuses on Azure tool development and cloud best practices and standards, today announced that Scott Rodgers has joined the company as CEO. Rodgers, a thought leader and seasoned executive in digital and cloud transformation, joins Monza Cloud from Avanade, the $2B+ global business technology, cloud and managed services solutions firm. Avanade is a joint venture owned by Accenture LLP and Microsoft.
“The board and I are delighted that Scott will lead Monza Cloud into its next stage of growth,” said Matt Goggin, Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer and interim CEO, Monza Cloud. “Scott has an incredible record of developing and executing tremendous growth with business units in the Microsoft ‘eco-system’ at Avanade. We all agreed that Scott will be vital when introducing AzStudio—our comprehensive workbench of development tools that empowers and accelerates developers working in Microsoft Azure—to mid-market and enterprise companies.”
Rodgers joins Monza Cloud following a prestigious 17-year career as a business and technology executive with Avanade where he served in various leadership roles providing critical business and transformation solutions across the enterprise. For the past four years, he served as SVP and General Manager, South Central Region where he was charged with all aspects of business operations. During his time with Avanade, Rodgers provided Client Leadership to several of the company’s largest clients supporting their business and technology objectives, including digital transformations and cloud adoption. Rodgers earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from The University of North Texas.
“Monza Cloud has the same goals and values around driving client success around Digital and Cloud Transformation that I spent a career developing. I am excited to join and take an innovative new product to organizations that is squarely needed with the new paradigm of cloud and limited development tools to help provide standardization, security, portability, and acceleration,” states Rodgers.
“Monza Cloud’s flagship product, AzStudio, leverages a Configuration-as-a-Service approach that shifts the development paradigm and provides a single solution for the very real pain points that enterprises deal with today,” says Rodgers, “Not only does AzStudio act as a catalyst for accelerating PaaS development, it also streamlines ‘Cloud-Ready’ development for current apps and directly addresses legacy applications while enabling Multi-Cloud Portability. However, it’s our approach that makes us unique within the market—Monza Cloud resolves these challenges from the underlying development layer.”
AzStudio is the essential tool for application development and DevOps in the Azure cloud environment. AzStudio provides a comprehensive feature-rich environment that enables you to accelerate building applications on Azure with enhanced integrated security, visual process management, and robust extensibility.
About Monza Cloud, Inc.
As a company born in the cloud, Monza Cloud has deep experience in delivering solutions and products around cloud-centric application development and addressing the unique needs of cloud-centric DevOps challenges. Monza Cloud helps your enterprise focus on standardizing around cloud’s core best practices, future-proofing you with a cloud-ready development approach all while saving time and money in all aspects of application development and operational management.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Monza Cloud builds development tools that support companies mid-market to enterprise in all industries including: financial services, manufacturing, healthcare, education and federal, and state and local government.