Steve Weissman has been Derive Technologies’ Director of Services since 2000.
Previously, Mr. Weissman was General Services Manager for the New York region for MicroAge, Inc.
He is responsible for the delivery of all technology services to Derive’s clients, and supports its Chief Technology Officer, Darius Stafford, in developing the company's technical service offerings. Mr. Weissman manages Derive’s professional services team, overseeing more than 100 professionals in supporting its technology engagements and meeting all contractual commitments. He also manages internal technology and pre-sales IT consulting needs, and ensuring that all members of the company receive required technical certifications.
Under Mr. Weissman’s direction, Derive has built a comprehensive technology services program, including an escalation process that provides a consistent support delivery model across the organization for solving complex problems quickly and efficiently. He has also launched a full-scale managed service provider (MSP) program, including network and data monitoring solutions, and remote and onsite technical remediation.
Mr. Weissman possesses a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Brooklyn College. In addition to having achieved master-level certification with all of Derive’s major technology alliance partners, he has completed advanced Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) certification for Information Technology Services Management (ITSM), Information Technology (IT) development and IT operations. He’s also CompTIA certified.