Data Partners founders didn’t wait for the
economy to contract before starting their own business. They started
the 8-year-old company when the last recession landed earlier in the
decade and haven’t looked back.
The Sylvan Lake-based firm now
has 22 employees, two interns, and a stable of up to a dozen independent
contractors. It has added a number of independent contractors and
interns over the last year and expects to hire two more salespeople
within the next 12 months.
“We expect to hire in Michigan,” says
Cynthia Meinke, Great Lakes regional director for Data Partners.
specializes in preserving and maintaining the confidentiality and
integrity of a company’s most critical data. It utilizes its own
expertise and multi-vendor technologies that help a business store,
manage, secure, and share its data with confidence.
has grown primarily in Michigan so far but expects to push beyond the
state’s boundaries over the next year. It plans to grow across the
Midwest, primarily in the Great Lakes states, such as Minnesota.
Cynthia Meinke, Great Lakes regional director for Data Partner