Andre Gibson - CEO
Mr. Gibson is responsible for managing all aspects of the corporate technology infrastructure including setting strategies and standards for all corporate IT purchases and software implementations. For the past several years, he has worked as an independent contractor, fulfilling the role of our technology infrastructure & solutions architect. His primary responsibilities included network server installations & upgrades, firewall installations, hardware & software procurement, data center management and daily customer support.
Mr. Gibson also worked as Director of Technology for New Community Corporation located in Newark, NJ. As the director of information technology, he was responsible for establishing and maintaining business relationships with internal and external customers as well as ensuring that all IT initiatives were delivered on time and within budget, managing and servicing PCs and servers for a 1600 employee organization and installing and configuring various software packages, operating systems (Windows XP, Office XP and previous versions of both products) and hardware systems.
In addition to the above, he was instrumental in developing a business-driven web-based open-source application for the community to assist in retaining clients and employee accountability as well as responsible for telecommunications management for the entire organization. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology from Colorado Technical University.
Joe Durham - CIO
Mr. Durham has over thirty years of managerial and technical experience in the areas of computer operations, computer software development, networking business processes, and systems development. He has cross-functional experience in establishing business controls as well as an extensive background in planning, staffing, budgeting, allocation methods and business process reengineering. Mr. Durham has also been the Chief Executive Officer for Millennium Information Technology Group, Inc., a Network Solutions provider located in Somerset, NJ.
Throughout his career, Mr. Durham has been responsible for aligning information technology departments with the overall business needs of organizations. He has developed and implemented strategic plans for workstation deployment, connectivity (LAN/WAN), office automation and disaster recovery. Additionally, he is an expert in applying process metrics and continuous process improvement methodologies to increase system uptime and availability as well as customer satisfaction.
Mr. Durham holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Newark College of Engineering, a Management Development Certificate from Duke University and an International Executive Business Program Certificate from the University of Southern California’s School of Business
Ryan Mitchel - Sr. Project Manager
Mr. Mitchell is an IT professional with over 30 years of experience in, Solution Sales Management, Operations Management, and Business Development. Mr. Mitchell’s work history includes companies such as AT&T, Xerox, and VoxPlus, LLC. His responsibilities with these companies involved building client-relations, identifying and closing sales opportunities, managing vendor relationships, improving processes and procedures, and training staff and management.
Mr. Mitchell has provided consultative IT solutions to businesses in the following markets: Financial Services, HealthCare, Services Bureaus, and Educational Institutions. Through strong client-relations and innovative solution strategies, Mr. Mitchell has helped customers increase their sales and revenue targets. His innovative solutions and processes has improved client’s workflow and business processes. While working with the Service Bureau market, Mr. Mitchell’s ideas and solutions has help these customers increase their revenue through process re-engineering and collaborative partnership solutions.
Mr. Mitchel holds a Bachelor degree of Business Administration from Morgan State University. He has a Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma and multiple achievements in Sales and Sales Management.