About Us

Our Team

Ryan Crossey

Accounts and Finance Director

With over 20 years experience within the IT sector, Ryan will be your first point of contact. Specialising in account management, and on-site, cloud based or hybrid infrastructure solutions, Ryans main focus is looking after and growing the existing COG client base. Ryan is a keen cyclist and competes at a racing level, wrecking himself and one of his many race bikes on frequent occasions.

David Cunningham

Technical Director

David is the founder of COG along with Ryan and has provided high quality solutions to clients since 2004. Davids ranging skillset includes Virtualistion HyperV, Microsoft wintel servers, Exchange, Office365 and networking analysis and troubleshooting. David is an avid gamer and rebuilds his own gaming machine at least once a year.

Richard McClenaghan

Creative Director

Richard has been with COG for 5 years and is in charge of web design, branding, SEO solutions and digital marketing . His wealth of experience includes Wireframe layout, Html, CSS, PSD , Wordpress, Jquery, Photoshop and PHP. In his spare time Richard plays local amateur football, takes part in any local 10k and half marathon and is a Blackburn Fan (apart from that his judgement is pretty sound )

Emma Cunningham

Accounts Manager

Emma is Cog’s accounts manager and controls invoicing and purchasing along with general admin. Emma started off with a degree in Computer Science before seeing the light and achieving a masters in Psychology. Emma is a yoga master and enjoys hiking in her spare time, probably to try and get as far away from the office as possible on her days off.

Martin Sloan

Developer

Martin specialises in data communications and networking technologies (CCNA) / system analysis. His expertise lies in VMware ESXI Virtualisation, Hyper-V, Proxmox Virtual Environments, Linux and Wintel servers. Martin also enjoys working with emerging technologies in cloud deployment and is a keen linux enthusiast. In his free time Martin is a licensed HAM radio operator and a member of the Mid-Ulster Amateur Radio Club.

Jim Baird

Developer

Proficient in JavaScript, HTML, CSS, My SQL and particularly Ux design, Jim is the man to make sure your website gives its users the best experience possible. Jim is a keen Cross fit enthusiast and competes whenever he isn’t injured - which is basically never.

Our Story

CCG Computer Solutions Ltd. was formed by two Queens’s graduates in December 2004 who found a niche in the market for IT services that provided a more personable service along with a transparent pricing plan.

CCG endeavoured to provide a clear and concise business model to all their customers. Today, CCG has evolved into Cog Multimedia –  one of the leading IT companies in the Belfast/Greater Lisburn area with a wealth of experience in supporting small to medium businesses.

Our ethos is to provide a complete IT plan for your business, grouping together your website and hosting, server, pc requirements and remote needs.

Our services range from server installation and management, outsourcing and implementation to cloud based hosted solutions. Our initial focus was providing complete information technology solutions for companies. In response to customer needs – and in order to fully cover the range of IT services – our services quickly expanded to hosting solutions, web development and a complete digital marketing solution.

Today, we deliver the most comprehensive suite of managed IT services to small and medium-sized businesses across the UK and Ireland. Our proven service portfolio meets the varying needs of customers with implementation services or complete in-house or hosted IT solutions. Our known quality service allows us to provide all our customers with an efficient, seamless and worry-free “Remote IT department”. The result? Thanks to a proven track record of providing proactive managed services and technical expertise, we are able to guarantee your company that we will:

  • Increase productivity and efficiency
  • Secure your business platform for today and the future
  • Give you peace of mind knowing your IT services are in trusted hands.
"The number one benefit of information technology is that it empowers people to do what they want to do. It lets people be creative. It lets people be productive. It lets people learn things they didn’t think they could learn before, and so in a sense it is all about potential."
- Steve Ballmer