Kirkland, Washington (PRWEB) February 06, 2013
SmarTek21® LLC, a global IT services firm, announced today the addition of Mr. Kevin Greenan as Executive Vice President and Ms. Janice Colbourne as Advisory Board Member.
Greenan has more than twenty years of management and IT consulting experience. His primary strengths and experience have focused on Business and IT Strategy Alignment, System Integration Strategy, Business Intelligence, Customer Relationship Management, Business Analysis, Program Management and Cloud Infrastructure. These drive the ways by which enterprises leverage technology and adapt their business models and operations to meet the enhanced expectations of the Digital Consumer for increased customer loyalty, enterprise wide growth and improved business performance.
Prior to joining SmarTek21, Kevin was a Vice President at Pariveda Solutions and Director with PricewaterhouseCoopers where he was responsible for the Microsoft delivery team. Previously, he was a Vice President at Hitachi Consulting where he led the regional Microsoft Platform Practice for a Gold Certified Systems integration partner, spanning SQL Server, SharePoint, .Net Custom Development, Unified Communications and Dynamics (AX and MS CRM) solutions. He focused on advanced business planning for Finance, Customer and Channel Strategy for Sales, Marketing and Customer Service, and BIPM across the enterprise. Kevin defined high priority business challenges and aligned strategy with execution, process improvement, change management, and systems requirements/functionality.
“We’re delighted to welcome Kevin to SmarTek21,” said Al Lalji, CEO of SmarTek21. “We’re proud of our track record in attracting some of the most talented executives in the IT industry, which demonstrates our team’s experience and commitment to best-in-class service. Our primary focus is to help our clients solve complex problems in a resourceful manner. This has enabled us to develop long-lasting client relationships that, in turn, have helped us consistently grow our business. We look forward to continued success.”
Janice Colbourne is a senior executive with over 25 years of global leadership experience in IT. She is recognized by all levels of industry for her ability to consistently transform companies to higher levels of maturity, profitability and operational efficiencies. Her effectiveness translates directly into significant revenue gains for IT service providers and increased stability for client organizations.
Janice’s experience includes various roles with global, national and regional companies. Most recent is her role as Partner and COO of KnowledgeTech, a Vancouver based IT Consulting Services firm. Other executive positions include: Senior Vice President with Sogeti/Capgemini, a Paris, France, based global IT Service provider; Regional Vice President in Seattle for Sierra Systems; Managing Director with US based IKON Technology Services; and Regional Manager with CompuCom Systems.
In her capacity as an Advisory Board Member, Janice will provide leadership and advisory services in support of the strategy and direction of the company. Her broad experience in developing and executing plans to support growth and profitability strategies will serve as a great addition to the SmarTek21 team.
“We are honored to add Janice to our Advisory Board,” said Al Lalji, CEO of SmarTek21. “Janice’s experience will enable us to continue to achieve strong growth and profitability, as we deliver to our client’s highest expectations.”
SmarTek21 focuses on collaboration, innovation and results. From full enterprise architecture consulting and managed services to product realization, the company is consistently focused on delivering to clients’ highest priorities. The company’s Hybrid Delivery ModelTM features hands-on domestic expertise for solution analysis, architecture and project management, with a dedicated offshore team for cost-effective development and quality assurance. SmarTek21 holds numerous certifications, including Microsoft® Gold, Salesforce® Administrator and Omniture®. With a focus on serving large enterprises, the company’s core technical expertise includes, but is not limited to, Microsoft SharePoint®, Microsoft .NET™, Salesforce.com®/Force.com®, Java®, J2EE™, PHP, and Ruby on Rails®.
About SmarTek21, LLC
Founded in 2006, SmarTek21 helps enterprises solve development, implementation and business problems. Headquartered in Kirkland, Washington, with wholly owned subsidiary offices in Chennai, India (SmarTek21 India, d.b.a. Stira Technologies Pvt. Ltd.), the company provides full enterprise architecture consulting, software development, managed services and product realization support. Representative clients of SmarTek21 include Expedia®, Microsoft®, MSNBC®, Real Networks® and T-Mobile®, among others. The SmarTek21 Investments division has incubated successful products and companies including MyOVS, ScopraMedia and Arise Health Solutions. More information about the company is available at http://www.SmarTek21.com.