Tushaus Computer Services ranks #160 in the Inc. 500.
The area needs more entrepreneurs like Gregg Tushaus - He started 2 companies and created hundreds of jobs
Gregg Tushaus is an entrepreneur's entrepreneur. He started Tushaus Computer Services, a technology consultancy, in the business incubator at the Milwaukee County Research Park in 1993. In 1995 he co-founded Advanced Cabling Solutions, which he sold in 1999. Today, Tushaus Computer has its offices at the heart of Wauwatosa's tech economy: on Innovation Drive.
Speaker: Gregg Taushaus, CEO, CTO, Tushaus Computer Services
Gregg Tushaus gives word of advice based on his success as an entrepreneur. He emphasizes the importance of being a lifelong learner as well as the importance of taking risks. Mr. Tushaus shares his personal highs and lows but also notes that every story is different and unique.
Tushaus Computer Services built a 1,500-square-foot cloud hosting center in 2011. Around-the-clock, multi-layered security procedures are in place, including 24x7 indoor/outdoor video surveillance, electronic key card access, and biometric fingerprint readers to name a few. It has environmental controls to provide unparalleled physical protection, such as fully redundant HVAC systems, protected power via UPS units with diesel generator backup, and a fire suppression system.
The company may sound like your typical mom-and-pop store, but Milwaukee-based Tushaus Computer Services is anything but. Founded in 1993 by current president Gregg Tushaus, it has grown into a $20 million-a-year solution provider, debuting on the VARBusiness 500 last year at No. 497. Tushaus talks about how his business is moving up.