Judy Chun Named Chief Implementer for IT Consulting Firm EDTS

ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- Noted executive advisor and management consultant Judy Boyle Chun has been named Chief Implementer at EDTS, the fast-growing information technology consulting firm providing managed I.T. services, network security and advanced infrastructure solutions to Southeastern organizations.

At EDTS, Ms. Chun will oversee human capital development, finance, operational alignment and process enhancement across all aspects of the rapidly growing organization.  Her role will include formalizing the company’s strategic-planning processes, forging new working relationships and synergies, and enhancing transparency and accountability for the team carrying out company strategy.  She will report to Chief Executive Officer Charles Johnson and work with members of the management team across the organization's Southeastern footprint.

Formerly from Honolulu Hawaii and a current resident of Aiken, South Carolina, Ms. Chun joins EDTS after most recently serving as CEO Chair for Vistage International, the world’s leading executive peer advisory forum.  At Vistage, Ms. Chun facilitated the peer group experience and provided one-to-one coaching to business owners and CEO’s.

Prior to her tenure with Vistage, Ms. Chun served as CEO of GPF Life and Health Benefits Company, Ltd., an employee-owned third party administrator for health, life and disability insurance.  She also has served as CFO and human resources executive with a large commercial insurer, and as Vice President of HR and Administration for an international conglomerate with holdings in manufacturing, retail, agriculture and real estate development.

A member of both the Aiken Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club of Aiken, Ms. Chun holds an MBA from the Shidler College of Business at University of Hawaii - Manoa, and a Juris Doctor from the William S. Richardson School of Law at the University of Hawaii.

“The successful creation of high-performance organizations requires insightful strategy and flawless execution, and Judy is a master of both,” said Charles Johnson, CEO of EDTS.  “Her wide-ranging experience in helping talented individuals maximize their potential fits with our focus on retaining top talent.  And her experience in honing strategy and relentlessly improving processes and systems to meet customer needs, while deploying technologies to help clients improve efficiency, security and profitability, makes her an ideal addition to the EDTS team.”

The 75-person EDTS organization serves the information technology needs of customers from offices in Columbia and Greenville, South Carolina, Asheville, North Carolina and its headquarters in Augusta, Georgia.  EDTS was recently named to the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest-Growing Companies in America for the seventh consecutive year and has been honored for excellence on numerous other national and Southeastern lists.

Founded in 1999, EDTS has over 75 professionals serving clients 24/7/365 across the Southeast from offices in Augusta, GA; Columbia and Greenville, SC; and Asheville, NC.  A full service technology consulting firm, EDTS helps clients increase system uptime, ensure data security and remove the everyday burden of supporting I.T. so clients can concentrate on their business.  Learn more by calling 855.411.EDTS or visit EDTSolutions.com.

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