Virteva Hires ServiceNow Practice Leader

Benjamin Burdick to Direct Virteva’s ServiceNow Portfolio

Minneapolis, Minnesota – March 18, 2015 – Virteva, an IT Managed Services and Professional Services company, today announced the addition of Benjamin Burdick, practice lead for Virteva’s ServiceNow services.

Burdick comes to Virteva with several years of IT experience including roles at Prime Therapeutics, Best Buy, Mayo Health Foundations and Ecolab. Burdick has led multiple ServiceNow integrations in the role of lead engineer. ServiceNow is a platform-as-a-service provider of enterprise service management software. Virteva’s 24x7x365 Service Desk and Operations Center runs its systems on ServiceNow for the majority of clients it serves.

“We’re thrilled to have Ben on board,” said Patrick Kirschel, Virteva’s Vice President of Consulting. “Virteva has grown year over year by leaps and bounds, and to have access to Ben’s ServiceNow expertise to help guide us for future growth is encouraging for both us and our clients.”

Burdick will work closely with Virteva’s research and development team to create new services designed to maximize the value of our clients’ ServiceNow investments. He will assist from a technological perspective and act as a mentor and coach to Virteva’s administrators and developers.

About Virteva

Virteva delivers managed IT services and project-based consulting services that optimize clients IT infrastructure and operations. Headquartered in the Twin Cities and serving clients worldwide, Virteva services help clients say “Yes” to the wide spectrum of information technology demanded by their business, employees and clients, securely and reliably, anyplace and anytime. Virteva started in 2005, and features an onsite 24x7x365 state-of-the-art Operations Center that runs on ITSM best practices and tools from ServiceNow, Microsoft, Cisco, Calabrio, and other leading technology providers.


Benjamin Burdick joins Virteva as ServiceNow Practice Leader