Blackstone Technology Group Opens New Houston Office

Company has tripled their current office space and doubled its employees

San Francisco, California – June 1, 2015 – Blackstone Technology Group, a global IT services and software firm, announced today that it is opening the doors to its new Houston office in Galleria Tower 2.

Blackstone’s Staffing practice and Trellis™ Software team will operate out of the company’s new 3,000 square-foot suite. The company has recently doubled its workforce in Houston and is projecting an additional 10 to 15 contractors in the client field by the end of the year.

Blackstone Technology Group has expanded their Staffing Practice to the Houston market in order to better service clients and broaden its reach into the Oil & Gas marketplace.

“We are excited about expanding our existing footprint and commitment to the Houston marketplace. As a lot of companies are looking to pull up their stakes in the area, we are doubling down on ours and looking forward to making a real difference in the tech community across the greater Houston marketplace,” says Eric Swanson, Executive Director of Blackstone’s Staffing Services Division.

The Trellis Energy team has recruited IT business experts with extensive experience in building and deploying natural gas pipeline transaction management solutions. This expansion will further establish Trellis as a market leader for software providers.

“With the industry recognition of the superior benefits of the Trellis Software platform compared to competitors in the oil and gas industry, it is exciting be to be growing our footprint in Houston to meet our growth trajectory,” says Rakesh Agrawal, EVP of Blackstone/Trellis.