Mission Critical Partners Appoints Darrin Reilly Chief Executive Officer and Names Kevin Murray Executive Chairman

Transition to become effective February 1, 2021

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (January 19, 2021) — Mission Critical Partners (MCP), a leading provider of services and solutions that support mission-critical communications, today announced that Darrin Reilly has been appointed chief executive officer. Kevin Murray, formerly chief executive officer, has been appointed executive chairman of the firm’s board of directors. These changes will take effect on February 1, 2021.

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Topics: Industry News, Meet Our People, Company News

Posted on January 19, 2021

MCP In the News: MCP Featured as One of Pennsylvania Startup Winners

Mission Critical Partners' was recently featured as one of Pennsylvania's startup winners in Keystone Edge magazine. The following is a excerpt from the article by writer Elise Vider:

For every tech entrepreneur working out of a garage and dreaming of unicorns — not the mythical creatures, but the legendary startups that ultimately hit a $1 billion market valuation – the hard truth is that the odds of survival are daunting. As Forbes reported last year, as many as 75 percent of venture-backed startups fail; the failure rate of all U.S. companies after five years is over 50 percent.

Meanwhile in Pennsylvania, a healthy cohort of growing tech startups are beating the odds. We spoke to three founders about what it takes to get solidly on the path to success.

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Topics: Meet Our People, 10 Years of MCP, Company News, Awards

Posted on November 20, 2019

Mission Critical Partners Announces New Leadership Appointments

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (May 1, 2019)—Mission Critical Partners (MCP), a public safety consulting and information technology (IT) support services firm, today announced two new appointments to its senior leadership team. Darrin Reilly was named chief operating officer (COO); he is based in MCP’s Southlake, Texas, office, and will report to Kevin Murray, chairman and chief executive officer. Succeeding Reilly will be Jason Scharfspitz, who was named senior vice president of corporate development and product management. Scharfspitz will report to Reilly.

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Topics: Meet Our People, Company News

Posted on May 1, 2019

Mission Critical Partners Appoints Public Safety Systems Expert to Serve in New Role on Executive Team

Darrin J. Reilly, senior vice president, corporate development, Mission Critical Partners

Darrin J. Reilly, senior vice president, corporate development, Mission Critical Partners

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Topics: Industry News, Staffing, Meet Our People, Public Safety

Posted on May 16, 2018

Mission Critical Partners Names Eric Caddy Market Segment Leader for Networks and 911 Services

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (May 14, 2018)—Mission Critical Partners (MCP), a leading consulting and lifecycle management services firm in the public safety systems and operations field, announced today the promotion of Eric Caddy as its vice president, director of networks and 911 services.

In this new role, Mr. Caddy will lead the team responsible for providing consulting services to 911 and public safety entities as they implement next generation 911 (NG911) systems, as well as manage execution, growth and support initiatives for MCP.

“Eric has demonstrated strategic leadership and client advocacy on a number of very successful projects at Mission Critical Partners. He’s an instrumental and invaluable member of the organization.” said John Chiaramonte, president of consulting services, MCP.

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Topics: Industry News, Meet Our People, Public Safety, 911

Posted on May 14, 2018