About Otilas

IT, Web & Cloud Solutions

Our Story

Otilas is an IT solutions company founded in 2009. Our specialty is building IT solutions for small, medium and enterprise organisations.

Otilas was founded by husband and wife team of Melissa and Ben Choy, passionate about everything IT they founded Otilas as they wanted to make a difference within the IT industry that both weren’t able to achieve in their existing employment. Both Melissa and Ben have different backgrounds within IT and knew that putting both their expertise together, along with their passion for IT knew that they could really make a positive difference within the industry. Today nothing has changed except for the fact that the team at Otilas has grown, to ensure that the same passion is followed in the foot steps of its founders all employees must deliver the same passion and want to strive for success just like it’s founders.

Our team of experienced IT consultants have many years of industry experience and a real passion for delivering IT solutions for our clients. For us it’s not just about servicing our clients, we take the time to understand our clients businesses and their individual needs to ensure that they have the correct IT solution that is aligned with their business goals.

About Us

Our core values

We aim to improve productivity and empower more profitable business, our core values are essential to achieving this goal.

  • Openness
  • Teamwork
  • Innovation
  • Leadership
  • Accountability
  • Success

Our Why

Our purpose and existence are to empower our clients with IT systems that enable their organisations to growth using technology.To create excellence and be a well-known privately owned IT organisation that not only provides IT solutions for our clients, but are also key strategic partners within our client’s businesses. Our team involves the best talent in the industry, our vision is to invest in the best to ensure our clients have access to the best IT resources.

As technology experts we understand the power and benefits of technology, and how if integrated strategically into any business the results that can be delivered.

We educate our clients to understand that IT is an investment and not a cost centre

All our staff live and breathe our company motto “WE MANAGE IT, YOU MANAGE BUSINESS”

Our Mission

Our purpose is to be strategic IT partners for SME’s and Enterprise organisations enabling them to deliver IT efficiency within their businesses. We provide IT solutions and management services that are aimed at making in-house IT and resources more efficient and profitable for the business. Our services provide value to our clients and enables them to have their specialised IT resources within the business delivering new strategies and less time focusing on operational activities.

Management Team

Ben Choy – Managing Director

Ben is a Technology Specialist with over 20 years experience in the IT industry. Ben has worked in corporate environments for a majority of his IT career managing large complex environments, he has also been a key player in some of the largest IT projects that dramatically changed the way IT operated within a corporate environment. Ben has worked on numerous large scale projects involving email migrations between Domino and Exchange messaging systems, most recently Office 365.

Ben is also highly skilled in Infrastructure, Networking areas of IT, and more recently cloud technologies.

Ben is responsible for providing the strategic direction of the Otilas brand within the industry as well as leading new technology stacks into the business to ensure that we are delivering the best solutions for our clients, he is also highly involved in large scale projects for clients guiding the technical team on solution architecture and best practice implementation.

Ben Choy

Melissa Choy – Technical Director

Melissa has been building websites and web applications for over 15 years. These days she mostly works with Ruby on Rails but she also has a background in PHP and Java development. Melissa is also an excellent front-end developer with an interest in information architecture and user interface design.

Melissa has experience ranging from developing simple websites for small business, eCommerce sites and payment gateways, large websites and online communities, social networks, web applications and mobile applications.

Melissa has worked on web and mobile development projects for organizations such as Telstra, Optus, Seven Network, Travelodge, Huggies, City of Sydney, Yates and Nikon.

Melissa Choy