Trey James

Trey James is the co-founder and CEO of Xcentric. He brings over 20 years of experience and a blend of executive, strategic, technical and operational roles, including successful roles with the regional firms, local firms and leading IT consultancies to the profession. Trey was selected as one of the “Top 100 Most Influential People” in the accounting industry for 2009 and 2010 by Accounting Today and as a “Top 40 under 40” honoree for 2006-2008 by The CPA Practice Advisor. Trey presents internationally on industry-related technology topics and is passionate both about learning and educating as it pertains to the future of the CPA profession. Trey graduated from Texas Wesleyan University in Fort Worth, TX with a degree in Information Systems.

With Xcentric since


What I love about Xcentric

I love the integrity and humility of our team and the challenge that continuous improvement presents


Faith, family, and flying

If you could have any super power, what would it be?

My super power would be the ability to fly.

What would be your dream job (assuming you have the necessary skills)?


If you could live anywhere in the world, where would you live?

In an airport community located on a mountain near the beach – still looking for that place

Favorite band/musician

David Crowder

Favorite movie

How to Train Your Dragon

Blog posts

Mar 02

Xcentric Celebrates 15 Years!

March 1, 2017 marked the 15-year anniversary of Xcentric.  Yesterday, both of our offices had celebrations with each of our founding members.  It was a momentous occasion for us to look around and think about just how far we’ve

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Apr 19

Letter from the CEO

Having just wrapped up another tax season, I thought it would be interesting to reflect on the industry we serve and, more importantly, the people that make our world go around.  First, I’d like to offer congratulations for surviving

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Jun 03

Cloud Storage Part 3: Data Backup and Retention

Almost daily, our Cloud customers submit requests to restore data files of various kinds.  Twenty percent of those files are over 30-days-old, and nearly a quarter are older than 90 days.  I’ve recently seen a trend with Cloud providers

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Feb 07

The Xcentric Cloud Headed Into Tax Season: A Message from the CEO

As tax season is now upon us, I wanted to introduce you to a few major developments:

We’ve just finished a complete overhaul of our storage environment.  The new enterprise class EMC systems give us even better reliability and

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Job title

Chief Executive Officer


Alpharetta, GA

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Trey's Speaking Topics

    • Cloud Computing
    • IT Trends
    • Security

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