From 1975 to 1989 Joseph Marion has served in various capacities including President of the William Marion Company, Inc. (WMC), a privately held technology corporation based in Hackensack, New Jersey. WMC was an IBM Business Partner specializing in leasing and maintaining IBM Mid-Range and Mainframe computers and AT&T telecom products. WMC was sold to Datapoint’s Intelogic Trace Division in 1989 where Joe remained until 1991.
At Datapoint/Intelogic Trace, Mr. Marion directed East Coast operations focusing on sales, leasing, and maintenance of computer and telecom equipment. Later, he was moved to San Antonio, Texas where he served on the leadership team running Intelogic Trace’s hardware sales division.
In 1991 Mr. Marion left Datapoint/Intelogic Trace and formed Marion Associates to focus on providing consultation services to technology companies and trade associations, including the Association of Service and Computer Dealers and the North American Association of Telecom Dealers.
In 1995 Mr. Marion started Network Commerce International to provide an internet-based trading exchange for technology resellers. Both Marion Associates and Network Commerce International are still in existence today.