About Our IT Support Team

Jason Rorie, Founder

Jason Rorie - IT Support Company, Houston

Leading a successful company involves a combination of experience and knowledge, both of which should work together seamlessly. Jason Rorie exemplifies the marriage of experience and knowledge through his degrees, his certifications, and his courage to found Elevated Technologies and take it to the top.

In 2006 Jason founded Elevated Technologies in Houston, a company dedicated to exemplary IT management services. Throughout the years, Jason has guided the company to a minimum of 15% growth in revenue on an annual basis, lead both operational teams and technical teams, and won many accolades for Elevated Technologies.

Jason earned his AS in Computer Networking Engineering from Virginia College and later earned his BS in Management of Technology from Athens State University.

Honors for Jason and Elevated Technologies include:

  • #38 on Houston Business Journal Fast 100 list for 2016
  • #50 on Houston Business Journal Fast 100 list for 2015
  • #15 on HBJ Fast Tech list for 2015
  • #12 on Houston Business Journal Fast Tech 25 for 2016
  • Houston Business Journal 40 under 40 class of 2016
  • Houston Business Journal honorable mention for the 40 under 40 class of 2015
  • Won the N-Able Technologies' Innovation Award in 2013
  • Recognized by MSPmentor as one of the top 250 IT Executives in the world
  • Recognized by MSPmentor as one of the top 100 IT companies in the world
  • Recognized by MSPmentor as one of the top 100 IT companies in the world with less than 10 employees
  • Holds CompTIA Managed Services and Security Verified Trustmarks

He also possesses numerous certifications that demonstrate his passion as CEO of Elevated Technologies:

  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (2012)
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (2012)
  • Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (2008)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (2003)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (2003)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer: Messaging (2003)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator: Messaging (2003)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (2000)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (2000)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer: Security (2000)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator: Security (2000)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer: Messaging (2000)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator: Messaging (2000)
  • Microsoft Certified Professional
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • Sun Certified Systems Administrator (Solaris 8)
  • Sun Certified Network Administrator (Solaris 8)
  • Cloud + Certified
  • Security + Certified
  • Network+ Certified
  • A+ Certified
  • Cloud Essentials Certified
  • Healthcare IT Certified
  • Veeam Technical Sales Professional

With over 20 years of experience primarily making Elevated Technologies a superior IT company, Jason's focus on strategic growth through professional IT management and cloud technologies have materialized into a strong and competitive IT company. Aside from making Elevated Technologies an amazing company, he also volunteers as a Katy Pony Baseball coach. He also has twin children, Mason Kyle Rorie and Madeline Grace Rorie.

Austin Elwell, CEO

Austin Elwell - IT Support Specialist in Houston

For 13 years, Austin Elwell has shaped his career in the information technology world, which culminated in his current role as CEO of Elevated Technologies. After studying Information Systems and Cybersecurity at ITT Technical Institute, Austin earned his Bachelor's of Science, which would propel his fascination of IT into the realm of application.

His dedication to the IT world have been recognized with a series of certifications that symbolize his devotion to learning, growing, and mastering his respected expertise in the field.

Austin's outstanding certifications include:

  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • Network+ Certified
  • Security+ Certified
  • A+ Certified
  • Cloud+ Certified
  • Healthcare IT Certified

The invaluable experience Austin carries shines in his specialization within strategic growth through professional IT management and cloud technologies. All of his hard work materializes every day at Elevated Technologies, where our Houston-based IT support efforts are recognized throughout our industry. Aside from demonstrating strong expertise at Elevated Technologies and the IT world, you can probably catch him cheering for the Texans with his wife and daughter by his side.