About Us

Skype Sky / Bleecker Consulting Group (BCG) is a boutique services group led by Microsoft Alumni with close ties to MSFT Sales, Services and Product Groups. In 2011, our Principal, David Bleecker founded Skype Sky / Bleecker as a Microsoft Partner firm specializing in Cloud, Voice and Security Services, with a particular focus on Office 365 Voice, Video and Apps. Today, BCG is a Certified Microsoft Partner, a Cloud Solutions Provider and an industry thought leader in hosted unified communications.

"Skype Sky" is our signature service that delivers Skype for Business Cloud PBX, Phones and Apps for Office 365 -- whether on-premise, hybrid or online.

Who we are

We are pioneers of Office 365 Voice solutions, having two of the first MSFT sponsored case studies of Hosted Lync Voice for Office 365 (one deployed in Amazon’s AWS). See our Case Studies pages for more on this.

Our former colleagues at MSFT have recognized us as experts in Cloud and Voice services by inviting us for speaking engagements at a variety of MSFT Cloud related events. These include speaking at regional and national MSFT Online Services Conferences on the subject of Lync and Skype for Business Voice for Office 365, as well as various joint sales/marketing activities.

At MSFT, here are a few of our accomplishments:

  • ​​​​​Our Principal led two of the largest participating customer organizations through the Office 365 Beta program (each with 40,000+ employees and were competitive to IBM and Google solutions).
  • ​​​​​Led the development of one of MSFT’s largest UC customer case studies (30,000+ seats).
  • ​​​​​Led and won the RFP for a global Unified Communications solution for a 40,000+ seat organization based on Microsoft Lync 2010 (vs. Cisco and Avaya).

About our founder

David Bleecker

David Bleecker

Founder and Managing Partner

David Bleecker has held a variety of roles in the delivery of global, enterprise solutions for Fortune 500 organizations across a variety of industries. He spent a decade at Microsoft as a trusted advisor and strategist to a group of global organizations and as an enterprise architect with Avanade / Accenture.

In the spring of 2011, David left a senior role with MSFT, relocated from the West Coast to East Coast and founded Bleecker Consulting Group as a Microsoft Partner firm specializing in Cloud, Voice and Security solutions. He is a Philadelphia, PA native, a US Army Infantry Veteran and holds BAs in Business, Economics, Communication and a Minor in Journalism, from NC State University. David holds over two dozen Microsoft and IT Industry certifications and is a frequent speaker at regional and national MSFT Online Services Conferences on the subject of Lync and Skype for Business Voice for Office 365.

David resides in the South Florida area with his wife (and accomplished Attorney) Christine and two boys, Ben and Joey. When not working, David spends most of his time with his family and stays active in the community thru church, school and coaching his boys' youth sports teams.