Information Technology Manager

Joe Swain

Joe is responsible for the strategic and operational planning of Crestone’s Information Technology (“IT”) resources, the development of company IT policies and standards, oversight of network administration, and technological support for Crestone clients and associates.  

Joe is also jointly responsible for the day to day management of almost everything with a plug at Crestone.

Before Joe joined Crestone in 2008, he was a senior IT Support Technician at the Boulder-based advertising agency, Crispin Porter + Bogusky (CP + B).  While there, he oversaw new hire preparations and day-one orientation, IT asset management, daily infrastructure and printer checks on top of tier 1, 2, and 3 support for all worldwide CP + B employees. Prior to this, Joe was employed by AMD (Advanced Micro Devices) as a Validation Test Technician.  

Joe received his Associate of Science in computer science from Young Harris College and his Bachelor of Science in information systems from Kennesaw State University. In addition, Joe is an Apple and Microsoft Certified Professional.

How should people/clients view their wealth?
As an opportunity to be influential in areas they are passionate about; to better their lives, the lives of their loved ones and the less fortunate
What do you love to do outside of work?
I love to compete in metallic silhouette rifle matches, hike, camp, snowboard, and take weekend road trips with my family.