Germantown, MD, October 05, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Planet Technologies, a leading Microsoft consulting and services company headquartered in Germantown, Maryland, announced today that Firmadge W. Crutchfield, Esq., has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel. Crutchfield will oversee the evolution of the company’s corporate infrastructure with a focus on finance and accounting, processes, procedures and operations.
Crutchfield comes to Planet with more than 20 years of experience building high growth organizations in the areas of operations, finance and administration, business development, bid and proposal efforts, law and risk management. His expertise includes strategic and tactical oversight of all major functional areas of business entities with particular emphasis on SBA chartered corporations operating in the Federal IT sector. He joins Planet most recently from Digital Management, Inc., where he was President of Energy Services for this IT provider.
The addition of Crutchfield marks a measured step in positioning Planet for growth on several fronts. “Firmadge’s background comports well with our short-term and long-term strategic initiatives,” said Scott Tucker, CEO of Planet Technologies. “Planet is in a high-growth mode expanding our work into an increasing amount of federal, state and local agencies as well as extending our national reach. Firmadge’s experience will be the key to keeping our business processes on track and allow us to scale for the future.”