Rural Sourcing Creates New VP of Innovation Position and Hires New VP of Service Delivery
ATLANTA, September 26, 2016 – Rural Sourcing, the leading provider of US-based IT outsourcing services, announced today the creation of a new vice president of innovation position as well as the hiring of Jason Ward as the new vice president of service delivery. Derek Perry will focus on innovative and strategic service offerings while Jason will be responsible for developing and maintaining client relationships as well as directing large scale, multi-million dollar engagements.
“We’re excited to invest in innovation as we continue to grow as a company and expand our services,” said Ingrid Miller, chief operating officer at Rural Sourcing. “Outsourcing has often been looked at as a commoditized legacy offering and we’re really looking to drive a higher value proposition.”
Jason most recently served as senior director, global strategy and PMO for Quintiles overseeing a portfolio of over 40 global initiatives, including the quality assurance program and integration of Quintiles joint venture laboratories. Prior to that, Jason was a senior manager at Clarkston Consulting and worked with several life sciences, healthcare and consumer products industries. Jason earned an MBA in Finance from Georgia State University and a BS in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.
About Rural Sourcing
Rural Sourcing is the leading IT outsourcing provider with a cost-effective, agile approach to software development, support and maintenance of critical business and cloud applications. By providing an alternative to offshore outsourcing, Rural Sourcing eliminates the obstacles of time zones, distance, language, and geopolitical risks. Scrum-as-a-Service, Rural Sourcing’s unique engagement framework for Agile software development, provides rapid and flexible deployment of multidisciplinary teams via an elastic consumption model and predictable monthly pricing. With development centers strategically located throughout the United States, Rural Sourcing leverages untapped, highly skilled IT resources in mid-size metro cities to provide world-class solutions for Fortune 1000 clients across various industries including consumer & retail goods, financial services, healthcare, high-tech, insurance, and pharmaceutical.