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Chief Technology Officer


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Kevin has worked in management consulting, focusing on technology in the workplace, for over 25 years.  Kevin was a technology consultant at a mid-sized IT consulting organization in the 1990s, before co-founding VantagePoint Partners in 2002 with a few trusted colleagues. 

In 2012, VantagePoint merged with another business and technology organization to form ZLan Partners, a consulting, managed services and infrastructure hosting company.  At ZLan, Kevin led the engineering/consulting team, developed the virtual hosting infrastructure and helped develop, market, price and structure many managed services solutions.  Using technology to create and improve both personal and business processes is his passion and specialty. 

Kevin grew up in the heart of the Silicon Valley and moved to Illinois in 1996.  He is married to Melissa and they have 5 children. He has a heart for children, adoption, coaching sports and teaching at church.