Member Directory

Primary Contact

Company Name

Phone #

Email

Alan Mars

Collabera Inc.

312-877-2245

alan.mars@collabera.com

Company Description

Collabera Inc is an American company headquartered in Basking Ridge, New Jersey that provides professional information technology recruiting, staffing, consulting, and business services to companies worldwide.

Angela Damiani

NEWaukee

414-698-1340

angela@newaukee.com

Company Description

NEWaukee is an engagement agency that works with organizations to design & build new, transformational experiences. We make NEW possible.

Angela Schlobohm

Wisconsin Technology Council

6084427557

angela@wisconsintechnologycouncil.com

Company Description

The Wisconsin Technology Council is the science and technology advisor to the Governor and the Legislature. Launched in 2001, the Tech Council was created by a bipartisan act of the governor and the Legislature. It is an independent, non-profit and non-partisan board with members from tech companies, venture capital firms, higher education, research institutions, government and law.

Anthony Minessale

SIGNALWIRE INC

+12623098501

anthm@signalwire.com

Company Description

SignalWire is the next stage in the evolution of Software-Defined Telecom started in 2005 with the FreeSWITCH open-source project. The primary goal is to create a world-wide network that can transport real-time communications over secure standards-based channels and make it all accessible to developers and businesses using simple SDKs and programming interfaces designed to be powerful but simple-to-use. SignalWire is founded on the principle of work-from-anywhere dating back to the turn of the century and continues that tradition with a fully distributed workforce spanning 16 US states and 11 countries in nearly every inhabited time zone. This remote culture has helped to shape the way our products and services have evolved and have proved to be invaluable amid the pandemic crisis in 2020.

Tanzania Sewell

Beyond STEM

414-982-5975

beyondstemmke@gmail.com

Company Description

Beyond STEM is at work “ensuring the next generation of technology creators matches its consumers" through accessible engineering and technology forward STEM enrichment and afterschool programming.

Bob Vanden Burgt

Yahara Software

608 209 2000

bobv@yaharasoftware.com

Company Description

Yahara is a recognized software development firm that collaborates with organizations to provide a technical solution that meets their business needs and ideas. We support companies and their product teams with, business process analysis, design, development, and launch of their solutions. We distinguish ourselves by focusing on business needs first; technology second. Our experience is based on years of successful engagements in insurance, manufacturing, medical device, education, financial, health care, government, and service-based companies. Founded in 1994, Yahara is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and has done business with hundreds of clients earning a well-earned reputation for quality, creativity, and integrity in the IT services industry. Yahara Software is headquartered in Madison, WI with satellite offices in Milwaukee & Cincinnati.

Rashi Arora Khosla

MARS Solutions Group

262-347-3085

rashik@marssg.com

Company Description

MARS Solution Group provides a combination of people, process, and technology offerings designed from experience and grounded in expertise. We put the human touch into your human capital acquisition and solutions development by delivering solutions tailored to your specific challenges and partnering with you as you reach your potential. MARS Solutions Group has three areas of focus: -Talent Solutions/People: We can help you find the right blend of technical skills and personality fit that harmonizes with your organizational culture, management style, and team dynamics. -Systems Integration/Process: We bring a true partnership approach to understand and solve your problems – we will share risk and invest in our resources to help you get and train the best talent for your needs. -Data Solutions/Technology: Through years of collaboration and innovation, we’ve developed a way for data science and AI to help employers keep those talented technical employees happier at work.

Coby Skonord

Ideawake

2623520907

coby@ideawake.com

Company Description

Ideawake's idea management software helps employers cost-effectively tap into the wisdom of their workforce to crowdsource, evaluate, prioritize, and implement the 5% of ideas that drive 95% of business impact. Our platform is being used by organizations in 39 countries and over 185 cities to accelerate innovation, drive new growth, and to become more efficient. If you're interested in engaging your employees while enabling a culture of innovation at your organization, you can book 30 minutes with us here - ideawake.com/book-free-demo/

Dana Moyano

Women in Technology

262-894-5528

dmoyano@nvisia.com

Company Description

Women in Technology, Wisconsin, Inc. (WIT) is a non-profit organization aiming to attract, grow and retain women of all ages in technology-related careers in all industries. WIT collaborates with Wisconsin professionals, companies, and communities to help women in technology of all ages and stages -- from the classroom to the boardroom — by providing a variety of leadership development, technology education, networking, and mentoring opportunities for women and girls. The three main pillars of WIT are WIT@work, WITonCampus, and WIT4girls.

Dave Berka

United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County

414-263-8157

dberka@unitedwaygmwc.org

Company Description

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Dana Moyano

Women in Technology

2628945528

dmoyano@gmail.com

Company Description

Women in Technology, Wisconsin, Inc. (WIT) is a non-profit organization aiming to attract, grow and retain women of all ages in technology-related careers in all industries. WIT collaborates with Wisconsin professionals, companies, and communities to help women in technology of all ages and stages -- from the classroom to the boardroom — by providing a variety of leadership development, technology education, networking, and mentoring opportunities for women and girls. The three main pillars of WIT are WIT@work, WITonCampus, and WIT4girls.

Eric Joy

TEKsystems

2627808536

erjoy@teksystems.com

Company Description

IT Staffing & Services

Angela Zietz

HarQen

4147551962

angela.zietz@harqen.com

Company Description

A New Era of Bias-Free AI Technology: Backed by decades of linguistic science and research, Harqen’s revolutionary AI technology delivers over a 98% accuracy rate in predicting engagement outcomes for higher education and businesses alike. Our technology analyzes transcribed text from live student and candidate interviews to hand pick and deliver the best candidate solution for any role – and can do so without bias.

Calley Mannion

Maydm

calleym@maydm.org

Company Description

Maydm provides girls and youth of color in grades 6-12 with skill-based training for the technology sector. Maydm’s holistic approach prepares students from traditionally underrepresented populations to engage in and revolutionize the tech industries.

Dele Ojelabi

Comcentia

4148711100

dojelabi@comcentia.com

Company Description

Comcentia is a Technology Consulting company, we help customers with Enterprise Technology Adoption, like Resource Planning (ERP) system implementation, Business Intelligence Implementation and Digital Transformation. We also perform DevOps and Staffing.

Christina Haidemenos

Women's Entrepreneurship Week

2622277684

CM.Haidemenos@gmail.com

Company Description

Women's Entrepreneurship Week is a community of local (and external) diverse women entrepreneurs. Throughout our annual programming and marquee event series, our organization sparks business and economic growth by showcasing, educating and connecting women entrepreneurs and professionals in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and beyond.

inetryconydot

inetryconydot

86934836152

ivafilfilatov@yandex.com

Company Description

google

Aaron Davis

Testing CC Integration

262-993-0102

aarondavis1216@gmail.com

Company Description

Testing the integration with CC and memberpress

James Hischke

Northwestern Mutual

414-665-6537

jameshischke@northwesternmutual.com

Company Description

Making people feel secure about their money is our highest priority. Our financial advisors will work with you to create a flexible financial plan designed to get you to your next goal. And the next.

James Kettinger

Silver Linings Systems

2626121304

jkettingerjr@silverliningssystems.com

Company Description

Silver Linings Systems specializes in the design and manufacture of purpose-built data centers, network operating centers and telco stations. At the heart of our enclosures and containment structures are highly efficient heat exchanger systems that only operate coincident with IT load demand. They may also be integrated with existing stand-alone IT infrastructures requiring enhanced thermal management. Our staff of certified technicians are experts who have deployed our solutions around the world for large and small businesses, government, and military applications.

John Limbach

River Run

414-228-5619

JLimbach@river-run.com

Company Description

Need to keep your network and servers up and running with expert maintenance and robust, proactive cybersecurity? Wisconsin and northern Illinois rely on River Run for Managed IT services. Our Support Process, Team Model and Network Security let you Experience IT at its Best! Our services include Managed IT, Discovery, IT Monitoring with IT Maintenance, Network Security, Backup, Cloud services and more. We can act as your IT experts or work in tandem with your existing internal IT team. Your dedicated River Run team gets to know you, your business, and your preferences, delivering IT support your way. When an emergency arises, we are responsive 24/7, enabling you to focus on what you do best.

Joe Kmoch

NCWIT-WI

414-530-6892

joe@jkmoch.com

Company Description

NCWIT Aspirations in Computing (AiC) provides technical girls and women with ongoing engagement, visibility, and encouragement for their computing-related interests and achievements from high school through college and into the workforce. Our primary activities include three award programs (Award for Aspirations in Computing (HS), Aspirations Educator Award, Aspirations Collegiate Award) and a grant program (AspireIT).

Jonah Turner

Molson Coors

jonah.turner@molsoncoors.com

Company Description

For more than two centuries, Molson Coors has been brewing beverages that unite people for all of life’s moments. From Coors Light, Miller Lite, Molson Canadian, Carling and Staropramen to Coors Banquet, Blue Moon Belgian White, Saint Archer Gold, Leinenkugel’s Summer Shandy, Creemore Springs and more, Molson Coors produces some of the most beloved and iconic beer brands ever made. While the company’s history is rooted in beer, Molson Coors offers a modern portfolio that expands beyond the beer aisle with sparkling cocktails, hard coffee, canned wine, kombucha, cider and more. Molson Coors Beverage Company is a publicly traded company that operates through Molson Coors North America and Molson Coors Europe, and is traded on the New York and Canadian Stock Exchange (TAP). The company’s commitment to raising industry standards and leaving a positive imprint on our employees, consumers, communities and the environment is reflected in Our Beer Print and our 2025 sustainability targets.

Jennifer Turnquist

Genesis10/Dev10

651-269-8664

jturnquist@dev-10.com

Company Description

Genesis10 is a full service IT Consultant company providing resource solutions ranging from staffing to domestic outsourcing to talent creation and development. With the support and partnership of the Tech Hub, we have brought our Dev10 Program to the Milwaukee Area. Dev10 provides clients a non-traditional approach to filling tech talent needs by creating new talent that didn't previously exist. Working with new college grads and early career professionals - all with a passion to get into IT - providing them the technical training and ongoing coaching needed to launch their IT Careers.

Scott Anderson

Milwaukee Tool

262-790-6397

Scott.Anderson@milwaukeetool.com

Company Description

Since the company began in 1924, Milwaukee Tool has led the industry in developing innovative solutions that deliver increased productivity and unmatched durability for professional construction users. Whether it is through our world-leading M12™ and M18™ cordless systems, the ground-breaking performance of our M12 and M18 FUEL™ products, jobsite lighting, time-saving accessories, or innovative hand tool and storage products, we are dedicated to delivering a continuous flow of advanced, trade-specific solutions. We invest the time to work side-by-side with real users to understand the demands of a constantly changing workplace and how we can best deliver solutions for a safer, more productive jobsite. Through a thorough evaluation of the job at hand – the frustrations, needs, and previous limitations – we set out to completely rethink a solution and deliver the game-changing innovation seen across all our product lines. Milwaukee Tool is not simply a manufacturer – we are progressive

Ken Ostermann

Talimer Inc.

414-788-1107

ken.ostermann@talimer.com

Company Description

Talimer is blowing up what’s wrong with the “gig economy.” We’re putting freelancers first in a unique marketplace that offers tech professionals access to jobs, benefits and more while making it easier for businesses to secure hard-to-find, on-demand resources. Talimer is growing and empowering a diverse community of freelancers so that they can feel fulfilled, confident and secure.

Kim Schultz

HPGM

414-232-4614

kim.schultz@hpgm.org

Company Description

The mission of HPGM is to connect and unite Hispanic professionals, students and the community with rich heritage, strong leadership, and impactful initiatives. For nearly two decades, HPGM has cultivated and supported a diverse talent pipeline for our region. HPGM serves more than 2,500 students and professionals annually and is the only local non-profit organization serving Hispanics in this capacity. HPGM increases educational, career, and leadership opportunities for Milwaukee’s rapidly growing Hispanic population and taps the enormous potential of this community to contribute to the economic, cultural, and social growth of our region. We support Hispanic college student success through scholarships, internship opportunities and career exploration, skill building workshops, mentoring and community engagement. We offer Hispanic professionals access to board service trainings, networking events, job connections, and leadership development programs.

Marlena Eanes

Microsoft TEALS

414-666-8648

marlena@tealsk12.org

Company Description

Microsoft Philanthropies TEALS (Technology Education and Literacy in Schools) helps high schools throughout the US and British Columbia, Canada build and grow sustainable computer science programs. In its proven program, TEALS pairs trained computer science professionals from across the technology industry with classroom teachers to team-teach computer science. Industry volunteers and partner teachers create a ripple effect, impacting the students they teach, and the many students who will study CS in the future.

Matthew Cordio

Skills Pipeline

2628949535

matt@skillspipeline.com

Company Description

Skills Pipeline develops unique talent acquisition strategies for growth-focused companies. We partner with growing firms to acquire top talent and elevate their brands in the tech and startup ecosystem. Our unique approach utilizes active recruitment strategies paired with brand activation through events and experiences targeted at the Midwest's tech and startup ecosystem.

Sarah Dollhausen-Clark

i.c.stars |* Milwaukee

4149754130

sdollhausen@icstars.org

Company Description

Using project-based learning and immersion teaching, i.c.stars provides an opportunity for change-driven, future leaders to develop skills in business and technology.

Missy Gonzales

Experis - A ManpowerGroup Company

2629307442

missy.gonzales@experis.com

Company Description

With global insight and local expertise, industry specialization, and breadth and depth of marketplace knowledge, Experis partners with clients to accelerate their organizations by delivering solutions and top talent with expertise in IT that raises the quality, productivity and efficiency of their total workforce. We precisely deliver in-demand IT talent for mission-critical positions, enhancing the competitiveness of the organizations and people we serve. We also apply our expertise to provide a suite of proven workforce solutions that improve our clients' productivity, efficiency and cost containment. Experis is a dedicated business unit of ManpowerGroup – a world leader in employment services for more than 60 years, and a recognized pioneer in the industry.

Matt McCoy

Lanex, LLC

(262)789-0966

mmccoy@lanex.com

Company Description

Lanex is an award-winning software development company founded in 1999 known for bringing creative solutions to business problems through custom software solutions. In addition to application development, we work and develop mobile apps, API's, middleware, and other systems integration work. We have award-winning design talent, which has been recognized through various organizations for our website designs. Lanex has been featured for many years in the Business Journal's "Largest Software Product" companies in the Milwaukee area, and was recently recognized with a MMAC "Focus on the Future" award for its work in the meat processing industry through its work on its sister company, Field to Freezer, during COVID. Field to Freezer (https://fieldtofreezer.com/ ) is a gBeta participant (part of gener8tor), and was named #7 in 20 Wisconsin startups to watch in 2020 by AmericanInno.

Matt Moeser

Continuus Technologies

4147585177

mmoeser@continuus-technologies.com

Company Description

Continuus Technologies provides end-to-end business intelligence, data analytics, and enterprise data management (EDM) strategies and technology solutions. Our consultants collaboratively serve organizations in the financial services, manufacturing, healthcare, and energy sectors. We are based in the heart of Milwaukee’s thriving Third Ward but work with organizations around the country. Continuus is the only firm in North America that specializes in both analytics and EDM with such a wide breadth of technologies and methodologies. We leverage our expanse of knowledge and cumulative years of experience to offer modern solutions using the most cutting-edge, forward-thinking technologies with a foundation of classical training in traditional data tools and solutions.

Patrick Riley

New Horizons of Wisconsin

920 205 3589

pat.riley@newhorizonswi.com

Company Description

New Horizons of Wisconsin is the leading provider of IT and business skills training in the state. We provide over 900 unique sessions, from end-user training in areas like Microsoft Office to heavy user technologies such as cloud, IoT, AI, DevOps, and much more. We have a reputation for having the finest, most certified instructors in the industry, and their expertise and patience combine for a superb student experience. A sampling of the technology partners that we have certified relationships with include Microsoft, VMware, SAP, Google, CompTIA, Red Hat, Salesforce, Citrix, Cisco, AWS, and many others. This breadth of experience allows us to be a full-service partner with many of Wisconsin's leading businesses. In addition to our technical competencies, we offer a full line of business skills training to help build the next generation of leaders through our Center for Leadership and Development. New Horizons has learning centers in Milwaukee, Madison, and the Fox Cities.

Peter Haydock

Gearbox Labs

920-550-7009

peter@gearboxlabs.org

Company Description

Founded in July 2019 by Isabel Mendiola and Peter Haydock, Gearbox Labs, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) / 509 (a)(2) public charity incorporated in the State of Wisconsin, United States. With over 45 years of education experience in the classroom, education publishing, K-20 education, and adult learning, as well as numerous awards for their work, the founders created Gearbox Labs to address an international shortage of STEM professionals. Our mission is to produce cutting-edge and rigorous STEAM education resources and programs for schools, homeschools, out-of-school programs, and self-motivated learners. Our first curriculum, The STEAM Edition, features 25 projects with 110 project extensions for a STEM/STEAM classroom. Our curriculum integrates engineering design, coding in C/C++, and digital prototyping into STEM/STEAM content.

Patrick Robbins

Brooksource

6127236062

probbins@brooksource.com

Company Description

At Brooksource, our business is people. Relationships are at the center of everything we do. A successful partnership is only as strong as the relationship built. For 20 years, Brooksource has established and maintained relationships with our clients, consultants and internal employees in an effort to create an unparalleled experience. We’re your trusted partner for delivering on technology initiatives through a variety of resourcing solutions. We provide technology solutions ranging from contingent labor to managed services, along with our niche consulting programs Elevate and Project Patriot which address workforce talent gaps. With 25 major hubs around the nation and growing, Brooksource is working to redefine what to expect from an IT Services provider.

Rich Merkel

STEM Forward

414-221-7721

rmerkel@stemforward.org

Company Description

STEM Forward is a leading provider of STEM education, outreach and awareness activities serving southeastern Wisconsin. Founded as Engineers & Scientists of Milwaukee in 1905, the organization is a 501C3 non-profit primarily serving K-12 students. In an increasingly technology-driven world, Wisconsin and our nation continue to face a crisis in the performance and participation of our students in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), creating a talent shortage. Our programs, events and outreach activities inspire local youth to pursue STEM careers and provide a pipeline of talent to businesses in southeastern Wisconsin. Our experience and partnerships with STEM employers and educators make us uniquely positioned to prepare the next generation of innovators.

Raymond Seaver

zizzl, llc

414-800-2018 ext 7001

rseaver@zizzl.com

Company Description

zizzl is a tech enabled employee benefits firm that provides benefits consulting and administration, payroll services, and human capital management technology solutions.

Sala Sander

Wisconsin IoT Council

(630)200-0786

sala@wisconsiniot.org

Company Description

The WIoT Council is a professional, membership driven organization that promotes Wisconsin as the epicenter for IoT and drives technological advancement in the state by providing our members with a forum and environment conducive for networking, relationship building, talent attraction and mutual exchange of information relative to the Internet of Things.

Sara Glodoski

SHARP Literacy

4142349118

sara@sharpliteracy.org

Company Description

SHARP partners with educators to foster a love of learning and brighten children's futures through innovative STEAM-based experiential programs. We bring learning to life by actively engaging students with hands-on activities, educational tours, collaborative summer and after-school programs, mural projects, multi-generational reading programs, and more. Our unique approach leads to demonstrable outcomes with students increasing background knowledge.

Scott Williams

Trivium Corporate Solutions

650-863-1303

scott.williams@triviumcs.com

Company Description

Trivium Corporate Solutions is a Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, and Tax consulting firm offering early-mid stage companies strategy consulting as well as support ranging from administrative to CFO level expertise. We provide tailored packages for clients allowing them to use service levels that scale to the needs of their organization. Our goal is to partner with clients to manage all non-technical/sales work requirements, freeing up time and resources which can be spent on product/service development, while reducing cost and providing flexibility during their growth stage.

Steve Cundy

Tuatara Consulting Inc.

262-372-6754

scundy@tuatarainc.com

Company Description

The cloud journey is one of the most significant challenges a company will undertake. Tuatara's solutions and integrations built on the Microsoft, ServiceNow, and Google platforms leverage their vast portfolio of product capabilities and offer agility, flexibility, and scale centered around maximizing business value. Tuatara’s expertise in architecting business outcomes tailored to your organizations priorities will expedite your digital transformation journey. Our discipline in organizational change management and steadfast commitment to maximizing solution adoption to desired targets will ensure your organization receives an excellent ROI.

Heidi Holdener

Society for Information Management "SIM" - WI Chapter

414-617-8341

hholdener@trissential.com

Company Description

The Society for Information Management “SIM” is a national association of over 5000 senior IT executives, prominent academicians, selected consultants, and other IT thought leaders built on the foundation of 43 local chapters, including SIM Wisconsin. We believe IT Leadership has never been more critical to business success. SIM connects IT Leaders across industries to spread knowledge, build partnerships and develop talent. Our organization offers powerful networking, impressive speakers, leadership development, best practices, trends & insights, local involvement, monthly meetings and national forums.

Susan Koehn

Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce

414-287-4136

skoehn@mmac.org

Company Description

For more than 150 years, the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC) has been serving area businesses as a private, not-for-profit organization. Today we represent 1,800 member businesses with 300,000 employees in the Milwaukee region. Our members are representative of the region's diverse industry mix, including manufacturing, service, wholesale and transportation. Driven by the needs of our members, we are committed to increasing the economic vitality of the metro Milwaukee business community. Our programs center around three core competencies. The MMAC is the region's largest business network, bringing members together to develop business, share best practices and build stronger business relationships. We are the key private-sector partner for economic development, working to strengthen our business base and attract and retain jobs and the talent to fill them. And we serve as the region's advocate for member businesses at the local, state and federal levels.

Stephen Hasbrook

Penta Technologies

4143391451

steve.hasbrook@penta.com

Company Description

Penta Technologies helps commercial and industrial contractors improve efficiency and effectiveness through world-class enterprise software and services. PENTA solutions include Project Management & Administration; Service Management, Mobile Field Service & Inspections; Payroll & Workforce Management; multi-company, multi-currency Financials; Purchasing & Inventory; Fixed Asset & Equipment Management, a customer portal for contractors'​ customers to view service history and an employee portal to allow a contractor's employees to access payroll, PTO and other information. We also are developing NEW PRODUCTS: Built on decades of innovation in the construction tech space, Penta is solving today's industry challenges with unique tech solutions, like STRUXI Labor Productivity software. www.struxi.com

Tricia Shields

Naviant, Inc.

608-848-0894

tshields@naviant.com

Company Description

Naviant helps companies increase efficiency, gain insights into their business data, and ultimately be more profitable. For over 30 years, Naviant has provided business process consultation and document management, enterprise content management, and content services solutions. We are a dedicated and creative group of people spread across the U.S. and Canada. We love to work together and work hard for our customers. Your success is our success, and we take that seriously. Each customer has a unique set of business needs. We focus on improving your processes first. Then, we implement technology to deliver custom and scalable content management and automation solutions.