COLUMBIA, SC (May 5, 2015) – Columbia-based Capital Software Consultants (CSCI), an IT consulting and services firm, announces the formation of a Manufacturing Technology Services practice and the hiring of Matt Brickley as its Senior Consultant and Developer.

Company CEO and owner Phil McLeod said that the move is in keeping with the firm’s strategy to build on a history of success serving vertical markets in SC and beyond. McLeod added, “With recent and expected future growth in the number of manufacturing clients we serve, along with Brickley’s twenty plus years’ experience in IT leadership and custom software development, the time was right to formalize and grow our services platform.”

John deLoach, Director of Business Development, added, “I am pleased to work alongside Matt to help business owners conceive, execute and sustain technologies that will secure a competitive edge. The ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) and mobile-enabled technology in general won’t be optional for small manufacturers. We’ll help those firms understand the options and develop the best solution.”

Since 2002, Brickley has owned and operated Wateree Systems, Inc., a developer of software for textile manufacturers, and previously was an IT Manager in the industry. He has developed ERP, Scheduling and Plant Automation solutions. An entrepreneurially-minded technology professional, Brickley sees Capital Software as the ideal growth environment. “With almost 25 years in business technology consulting and development, CSCI is the statewide leader in professional software consulting and development services. I look forward to growing our base of long-term clients in the manufacturing sector.”

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