ProActive Business Solutions, Inc. (ProActive), a certified woman-owned business, was founded in 1998 and has evolved into an award-winning, nation-wide technology insourcing provider. Our core competencies include semiconductor services, technology relocations, and a wide variety of outsourced technology solutions. ProActive specializes in creating customized technology solutions for companies of all sizes, including many Fortune 500 companies.
President and CEO DeeDee Towery founded ProActive with two employees. In its first year of business, the company achieved revenues of more than $1 million. The company has since grown to more than 120 full- and part-time employees who expertly handle technical services for companies across the country. What remained the same is the passion and dedication to listen, innovate, and deliver. "The best part about the move was ProActive", said Suzanne Fike, Manager of Management Operations at Amtrak in Oakland California. Maria Hoxsie of Grubb & Ellis Management Services also said "...ProActive has been by far the best company used for the Technical Relocation program here at Microsoft..."
ProActive was recognized for contributing to the revitalization of downtown Oakland. In 2001 the Metropolitan Oakland Chamber of Commerce named ProActive Business Solutions the Woman-Owned Business of the Year. It is also recognized as the Top 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the Bay Area (2003), Top 100 Largest Women-Owned Businesses in the Bay Area (2001, 2002, 2003), Top 25 Women-Owned Businesses in the East Bay (2003), and one of the fastest growing inner-city companies in America (2005, 2006) by "Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC)-Inc Magazine Inner City 100", selected from a pool of more than 7,500 nominations.