RoseAnn and Mark Lowe founded the North Carolina based web design and development firm Strategic Advantage in 2002 after serving the corporate technology and finance industry for over 25 collective years. Their company is dedicated to providing robust technology solutions, exceeding customer expectations, and forging solid business relationships.
Strategic Advantage employs some of the best programmers and designers in the industry. The company has a dedicated staff that is always striving to provide knowledgeable, honest, and friendly client interactions.
Founding Strategic Advantage in 2002, Roseann has been responsible for cultivating relationships with clients and positioning the company as a leader in IT consulting and web solutions to businesses in the Triangle and abroad. For over fifteen years Roseann has been involved in the project management and implementation of IT and web-based solutions for major US corporations. These companies include Sun America, The Estee Lauder Companies, and Priceline.com. Prior to starting Strategic Advantage Technology Solutions, Roseann co-partnered a successful IT training firm committed to the technical education for leading edge software including Java, XML, Apache and Wireless technologies.
Ms. Lowe received her bachelor's degree in Political Science from Queens College and holds certifications in various project management and online disciplines.
Capitalizing on his managerial and technical knowledge, Mr. Lowe has brought innovative technology solutions to Strategic Advantage clients, who now benefit daily from the systems developed.
Prior to co-founding Strategic Advantage, Mark was a senior management executive for Unisys Corp. holding several key positions in both Europe and the United States. In 1997, Mr. Lowe was engaged as a technology partner & IT program director for Credit Suisse Asset Management, in London & New York City. In 2000, Mark was appointed President of the acquired quantitative financial technology firm TechHackers Inc., in New York City. There he merged the Group into the Unisys organization, bringing together wealth management and retail banking consulting into a single group, which he led. Prior to Unisys, Mr. Lowe was a senior consultant with Cap Gemini UK, working as an Enterprise Architect & Technical Manager engaged with many blue-chip organizations in multiple European countries.
Mark graduated with honors in Computer Science from Wolverhampton University in England. Mr. Lowe is an invited speaker at several industry conferences and has been quoted in the American Banker and Wall Street and Technology. He has also made multiple appearances on the Raleigh/Durham NBC affiliatenews as an expert in identity theft and online fraud. On occasion Mark enjoys driving very fast cars!