Ascentium Expands In Texas

Bellevue, Washington-based Ascentium, a provider of interactive marketing and technology consulting, said this morning that it has opened up a new office in Austin, Texas. Ascentium, which focuses on Microsoft software products, said the office will serve the firm's South Central region. The firm said Jim Keane, formerly of Microsoft and Dell, will direct the office; Clint Batte will serve as Creative Director, Jennifer O'Callaghan as Director of Marketing, and Darren Simmonds as technology lead.