Steve Pace Joins Creative Breakthroughs, Inc. As Leader of Newly Formed Public Sector Practice Group

, Posted on Jul 12

Firm establishes Washington D.C. presence and looks to hire  

TROY, Mich., July 12, 2012 – Steve Pace has joined Troy, Mich.-based Creative Breakthroughs, Inc. (CBI), an industry leader in IT advisory services, network security, integration and infrastructure management strategies, and will lead the newly formed Public Sector Practice Group. CBI President and CEO Steve Barone made the announcement.

Based in Washington, D.C., Pace will develop and manage the Public Sector Practice Group. His focus will be cultivation and development of relationships with key public sector clients and prospects, while working with CBI partner organizations to deliver strategic solutions in this highly specialized space. Pace will be looking to expand his public sector team by at least six in the coming months.

“A proven performer with more than 20 years of experience, Steve has expansive knowledge in the public sector realm,” said Barone. “His thorough understanding of government needs and expertise in solutions delivery will be critical to our success as CBI looks to expand into this new market with immense potential.”

Prior to joining CBI, Pace served as Senior Vice President of Sales & Product Solutions at MicroTech, where his efforts contributed to the company being honored with several industry awards, including CRN Public Sector Channel Partner of the Year and multiple Top 8(a) of the Year Awards from Washington Technology. During his tenure with MicroTech, he was also selected to the Dell Partner Advisory Council and HP Public Sector Advisory Council.

Pace’s government experience includes positions at enterprise software security firms Internet Security Systems (ISS) and Cloakware. He also held leadership positions with manufacturers Nortel Networks and Timeplex Federal Systems.

Pace graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor or Arts degree in rhetoric and communication studies.

About CBI
Established in 1991, Creative Breakthroughs, Inc. (CBI), is an industry leader in information technology security, integration and management solutions. CBI provides products and services that help small companies to large enterprises secure and manage IT infrastructure. For more information on CBI, visit, or email


Erin Sabo