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Led by a team of senior experts dedicated to superb Client Service, we partner with clients to provide a clear roadmap and robust implementation by leveraging Strategic Themes and Portfolio Canvases with technology solutions and resources aligned with their value streams
We employ a world-class team of technologists, portfolio / program / project managers, subject matter experts, business analysts, developers and testers to provide complete end-to-end software development services for both IT and Business
Dr. Don Jones, MS IT, DBA MIS, CPM - President
An expert in partnering IT with enterprise implementations, strategies, operations, and goals, Dr. Don Jones is a strong IT PMO professional. He has more than 20 years of experience in managing all aspects of the SDLC phases of cross-functional, high-complexity, multi-million dollar projects within various industries. Recognized for his no-nonsense management style, broad technical knowledge, outstanding leadership, strategic vision, and consistently using advances in technology to achieve high ROI and cost savings while aligning IT with business objectives.Possessing strong project/program management abilities, he is fully knowledgeable of the various SDLC methodologies and best practices of project management (i.e., RUP, Waterfall, Agile, etc.) As a member of the PMO or PPM for such clients as Blue Cross Blue Shield Association's FEP division, Anthem, WellPoint, BlueCross BlueShield of Michigan and South Carolina, National City Bank and Wal-Mart, he has managed multiple projects and project managers concurrently. He is well versed in the areas of IT and data governance, data warehousing, web-based, and legacy application development, systems engineering, business process improvement, security compliance, business continuity, disaster recovery, strategy, and resource management. He is also highly experienced with SEI's SW-CMMI and PMI's PMBOK, in addition to a variety of Project Management Methodologies, such as Waterfall, RUP, Agile, and Method-1.
Dr. Jones received his Doctorate of Business Administration in Management Information Systems (DBA MIS) from Idaho's Almeda University 2012, as well as a Masters in Information Technology from Idaho's Almeda University 2004. He also completed Boston University's CPM program.
Asad Rahman, MBA, PMP, CSM, CSPO, SAFe Professional - Executive Vice President
Accomplished Information Technology (IT) management professional with 19+ years of diverse industry experience and an exceptional track record in delivering complex IT solutions on time and within budget. Proven leadership ability and an exemplary record in program management and in building, coaching and managing global cross-functional project and IT development teams. Extensive experience include Account Management, P/L ownership, leading multiple concurrent digital transformation, digital enhancement programs. Past experience in Federal, State and Local government sectors; healthcare, finance and education industries. Lean and Agile evangelist.
Jaamal Fennell - Vice President Government Business Development
Jaamal Fennell has held senior level positions with several well-known Information Technology companies such as IBM, MILVETS Systems, Inc, Nexus Technologies, and most recently Saicon/BIT Inc. Specializing in technology, finance and business development, Mr. Fennell has worked as a federal contractor developing solutions for various government departments/agencies with legacies and turn-key solutions. Mr. Fennell holds a BA degree in Business Administration and Finance from University of Texas. As a Viet Nam era veteran, Mr. Fennell shares a vision of helping, motivating, and promoting self-esteem, self-awareness, and self-sufficiencies. As a Viet Nam era veteran, Mr. Fennell shares a vision of helping, motivating, and promoting self-esteem, self-awareness, and self-sufficiencies.
A History of Success
Successful consulting and project management engagements have been completed for a wide range of clients. These include:
City of Chicago Department of Purchasing
City of Chicago (O'Hara Airport Authority)
Kansas City Missouri School District
Chicago Transit Authority
Kansas City Southern Railroad
State of New York, Department of Wage and Taxation
Kansas City Water Department
State of Illinois, Dept. of Public Aid (MMIS)
Chicago Police Department
DC Water (formerly DC WASA)
The Agile Methodology
Our world-class team offers early and continuous delivery of valuable software using the universally accepted Agile Methodology.
Our use of the Agile Methodology allows us to do the following:
Welcome changing requirements, even late in development.
Harness change for the customer's competitive advantage.
Deliver working software frequently, from a couple of weeks to a couple of months, with a preference to the shorter timescale.
Allow business people and developers to work together daily throughout the project.
Build projects around motivated individuals.
Give them the environment and support they need and trust them to get the job done.
Utilize the most efficient and effective method of conveying information to and within a development team is a face-to-face conversation.
Offer capitalization of a full range of data management, data mining, and data analytical capabilities.