Chris Martin joins Edafio as VP of Platform Engineering

Chris Martin joins Edafio as VP of Platform Engineering
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December 10, 2022, Little Rock, AR – Edafio Technology Partners announced the addition of Chris Martin, who joins the professional management team in the newly created position of Vice President of Platform Engineering.

In this role, Chris will be responsible for the management, strategy, and execution of Edafio’s core platform services, with the objective of delivering consistently excellent customer experience and efficient business workflows. This additional resource supports Edafio’s overall goal of providing access to the technology products, tools and services that allow clients to focus on their core business.

 Chris brings to Edafio a deep background and a highly successful track record, having spent the last 23 years at Acxiom, where his leadership responsibilities spanned Product, Engineering and IT. His most recent position was Senior IT Director of Production & Cybersecurity Operations at Acxiom, where Chris led major technology and process transformations in the 24×7 global command center. Among his many successful initiatives were the reengineering of monitoring and logging platforms and the rebuilding of the Security Operations Center. While at Acxiom, Chris also held leadership roles in Site Reliability Engineering, Data Analytics, Business Improvement and Project Management.

In his VP position at Edafio, Chris will report to Don Swartz, Chief Operating Officer. Don commented on the new position, “We are delighted to strengthen our core platform engineering resources with someone of Chris Martin’s caliber. He is a remarkably gifted and versatile leader, and our clients and internal teams will only benefit from such a wealth of experience and problem-solving ability”.

“We are delighted to strengthen our core platform engineering resources with someone of Chris Martin’s caliber. He is a remarkably gifted and versatile leader, and our clients and internal teams will only benefit from such a wealth of experience and problem-solving ability”.

Don Swartz, Chief Operating Officer.

According to Chris, “What inspired me about Edafio was the opportunity to join their servant leadership team focused on their people, community and, above all, on delivering direct value to clients.” 

Chris graduated from the University of Central Arkansas with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing. Chris and his wife, Ann, call Greenbrier, Arkansas home. They have three awesome boys and a beautiful daughter-in-law and recently welcomed their first granddaughter.


About Edafio Technology Partners

We are the largest Arkansas-based Managed Services Provider operating one of the most extensive groups of IT engineers and specialists in the region. We help protect, grow, and support our clients’ businesses through implementing and optimizing proven and emerging information technology solutions, cloud computing, cybersecurity, and healthcare consulting across multiple industries from our offices in Central and Northwest Arkansas. We are driven by and owe our success to living our core values, which begin with our commitment to clients’ success. 

With approximately 140 employees in Arkansas, Edafio Technology Partners provides dynamic career opportunities for industry professionals. Join us! https://edafio.com/careers/.

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