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Skinny IT CEO Named Dallas Business Journal 40 Under 40 Honoree

April 17, 2017


Skinny IT is proud to announce CEO Sam Darwish has been named a Dallas Business Journal 40 Under 40 honoree. For seven years, Darwish has led Skinny IT to become a prominent Frisco-based IT services provider delivering a wide range of customizable solutions to more than 150 enterprises worldwide.

“It is an honor and privilege to be selected as a 40 Under 40 honoree alongside other world-class industry leaders,” Darwish said. “I created Skinny IT with one goal in mind: to serve our clients’ technology needs to the absolute best of our ability. This would not be possible without the remarkable team of professionals by my side and I owe this honor to them.”

Founded in 2010, Skinny IT specializes in providing information technology services to enterprises across various industries. Utilizing longstanding relationships with top-service IT providers, hardware manufacturers and software publishers, the company transforms businesses’ IT departments and improves efficiencies by offering system design and engineering, professional services, system integration, as well as ongoing logistics and support.

Along with founding Skinny IT, Sam has assisted other companies achieve success with his expertise in business and technology. He also created a separate business unit from Skinny IT called Fireracker that provides technology services for small and medium-sized businesses. In 2013, Sam and his wife opened the Frisco franchise of Jump!Zone, a family entertainment center where he used his knowledge to update the franchise’s technology standards. Additionally, in 2014 he founded Burgers, Buns, & Beverages Inc., which operates the Carl’s Jr quick service restaurants in the Metroplex. Finally, he was recently asked to sit on the franchisee board for Blo Blow Dry Bar to assist the company in expanding its presence and business operations.

The Dallas Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Awards celebrate the most impressive up-and-coming professionals in the North Texas community. The highly acclaimed panel of 40 Under 40 judges receive hundreds of nominations from leaders and executives in a wide variety of industries before narrowing down the list to the notable 40 honorees. The 2017 40 Under 40 class will be recognized at a reception on Thursday, May 18.

About Skinny IT

Based in Frisco, Texas, Skinny IT delivers a wide range of customizable information technology solutions to more than 150 enterprises worldwide, helping them to optimize operational efficiencies and increase the bottom line. The company offers a wide array of IT solutions for converged solutions providers, large-scale national retailers and value-added resellers across the country. For more information, visit

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