Coastal Cloud launches in Louisville, providing custom cloud-based business-services consulting

February 08, 2017

Mayor Greg Fischer today welcomed Coastal Cloud, an IT consulting company that delivers innovative business solutions built upon leading edge cloud computing technologies, during its market launch in Louisville.  


Led by Erik Dunnigan, former head of the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development, Coastal Cloud provides business software services for clients in a broad range of industries, including education, communications, high tech, economic development, real estate, professional services, manufacturing, logistics, healthcare, non-profits, and state and local government.


“Coastal Cloud brings the kind of technical expertise and knowledge jobs that our economy needs and will help our businesses grow,” the Mayor said. “Erik Dunnigan is an experienced economic developer who knows how businesses work and how a city can partner to develop a world-class workforce.”


Dunnigan, Coastal Cloud’s managing director, said the company designs and deploys best-in-class software tailored to improve a complete range of enterprise operations, including customer relationship management, business workflow, internal and external communications, analytics, enterprise resource planning, and automated marketing.


Coastal Cloud also trains client personnel and provides ongoing support and service.

The company brings clients in the central U.S. the proven methods and expertise of its parent company, Coastal Cloud Inc., a top-performing privately held company founded in Palm Coast, Fla. in 2012.


“The advantage we bring to clients is truly understanding their businesses and how new technology solutions can improve efficiency and help them succeed,” said Co-Founder and Managing Partner Tim Hale. “And our commitment continues long after initial implementation. We’re a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company and remain committed to improving all aspects of our client’s operations with a ‘customer for life’ mentality.”


Coastal Cloud has enjoyed tremendous market success in the eastern U.S. and is expanding into the Midwest with its new solution center in Louisville and certified local consultants in major metro areas such as Chicago, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Lexington, Pittsburgh and Nashville.


Coastal Cloud, a platinum level solutions partner of, is focused on bringing state of the art technology from top-level brands, including Salesforce and others, to businesses in the region.  


"As our company continues to be one of the fastest-growing top five enterprise software companies in the world, we are excited to help Coastal Cloud embark on its midwest expansion. Together, we are empowering companies to connect with their customers in new and smarter ways,” said Don Lynch, SVP, worldwide strategic alliances at Salesforce.


The Coastal alliance with Salesforce continues to transform the landscape on how entities engage with their stakeholders. As a result of its growth and success, Coastal Cloud is actively seeking highly motivated, energetic candidates interested in joining the team. If you are seeking an opportunity that offers a blend of high expectations, a rewarding career path and a high quality of life, join the Coastal Cloud team and be part of a revolution in IT consulting.

For more information visit Coastal Cloud’s website at


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