VC3 Completes Acquisition of GO Concepts, Ohio-based Information Technology Services Provider

Columbia, S.C. & Lebanon, Ohio

VC3, a market-leading managed service provider serving municipalities, financial services organizations, and commercial businesses across the country, announced today the acquisition of GO Concepts, a trusted provider of managed IT services, business continuity, cybersecurity solutions, and cloud services in Ohio. The acquisition of this experienced managed service provider adds a deeper Midwestern presence to VC3’s geographic footprint.

Ryan Vestby, VC3’s Chief Executive Officer, said, “Like VC3, GO Concepts dedicates its focus and mission to governmental entities and businesses, with a similar set of core values. Our teams also align in our breadth and depth of knowledge related to managed services, cybersecurity, cloud, and business continuity. Their Southwest Ohio location, at the crossroads of the Midwestern, Eastern, and Southern United States, deepens our local presence in a key part of our market. The GO Concepts team has earned a high reputation in Ohio, and we are excited for them to join VC3’s constantly growing organization.”

John Gambill, Jr., Chief Executive Officer of GO Concepts, said, “Reflecting on this acquisition, I’m reminded of our enduring commitment at GO Concepts. As always, our passion remains steadfast in aiding those who dedicate themselves to service. With this acquisition, we’re not only expanding our horizons but strengthening our mission to deliver unparalleled IT services to those organizations and businesses championing the support of people with developmental disabilities in Ohio. The future shines bright, and together, we continue to make a difference.”

Vestby added, “I’m excited to work closely with the GO Concepts team over the next few months, getting to know their clients and adding their expertise to the VC3 team. Together, our partnership will lead to better service and more opportunities for our clients—both present and future.”

About GO Concepts

Since 1997, GO Concepts has been assisting both professional businesses and governmental entities with their IT needs. With a focus on County Boards, Agencies, and Independent Providers for those with Developmental Disabilities since 2013, GO Concepts has emerged as the clear leader in information technology solutions for the entire developmental disabilities organization and business community throughout Ohio.

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