Businesses need a senior technology leader who can understand business objectives and communicate a technology direction for those objectives. You need to balance innovation with pragmatism. Our fractional CIOs have a track record of helping businesses profit or save money from leading-edge technologies. They know how to get the most out of current technology and knowing where to invest in the new.
Too often companies bring in a CTO or CIO later than they should. Most companies are more tech-enabled than they realize. Waiting too long means missed opportunities and losing time. Why does this happen? Good CIOs and CTOs are expensive. A false start or a wrong hire delays the process even more. Bringing in a Factional CIO solves many issues. With Texas CIO Partners, you get all the benefits of a seasoned CIO or CTO at a fraction of the cost.
Richard is an accomplished executive with 15+ years experience leading a wide range of businesses from private equity startups to Fortune 500 companies. He has a proven track record for rapid business growth, creating high performing teams, developing global strategies, driving the value of IT throughout all parts of an organization and integrating new technologies. Richard currently consults for several companies and can assist with :
Dedicated technical professional with 20+ years’ experience utilizing established and emerging technologies to create innovative solutions to complex business challenges. A history of success is directly related to his ability to cultivate and maintain business relationships to advance organizational objectives while meeting financial goals. Rick is an expert creating and deploying project plans, testing, implementation strategies, and post-deployment support across multiple verticals including oil and gas, health care, manufacturing, semiconductor creation, telecommunications, and online trading. Rick can help you with:
Thad McLemore is an experienced leader with 20+ years in project and program management, strategy, IT governance, business intelligence, application support and rationalization, IT service desks, infrastructure and business process transformation in several industries. He has a proven record in leading IT organizations and PMOs and is exceptional in developing high performing teams and driving the value of IT throughout an organization. He has overseen international and offshore IT organizations in Canada, Colombia the United Kingdom and India.
Thad has an MBA from Rice University, and an MSW and BA from the University of Houston. He is based in Houston, Texas.
Thad can help you with:
Marcolin is a recognized technology leader known for crafting the requisite strategic vision to achieve business goal. As a senior IT executive with over 15 years of experience, Marcolin has helped organizations aligns technology initiatives with business goals, with substantial improvements to service delivery, standardization, and business/system performance. He has deep healthcare experience, helping his department earn Best Hospital IT Department (Healthcare IT New | HIMMS) and Team Certified & Pinnacle of Excellence Award (HDI).
Marcolin has an MBA from Texas Woman’s University, and BA (MIS) from the Texas Southern University. He is based in Houston, Texas. He also holds an ITIL v3 expert certification and HDI certification. Marcolin can help you with:
Besides being the president of Texas CIO Partner, he still works with select companies. He has an extensive background in software development that he developed while working with companies like Accenture and Modis. He has architected systems and stayed current with software development tools and trends. He has worked with onshore and offshore teams. More importantly, he knows when and how to use each. David can help you with:
Our Other CIOs
CIO with Legal Background – IT Leader with heavy emphasis on international legal and engineering. In-depth understanding of diverse cultures resulting from 2 years of in kingdom work in the Middle East. IT leadership in an AMLAW 50 Firm and an EPC Company. CISO experience. Skilled negotiator who can build consensus in challenging environments including MSP, Cloud and with security vendors. Extensive background interacting and instilling trust with Leadership. Built out policies regarding cybersecurity along with IT policy and planning. Management of multi-million Opex and Capex budgets.
CIO with Government Background – With twenty plus years of high-level IT leadership experience, this CIO has bridged the consulting firms and worked in the local government sector. If you need an experienced hand to navigate the government sector, this CIO has the experience on both sides. Major projects have included: Datacenter Development, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery, Risk Assessment, Cloud Computing, IT Transformation, MSP Migration, Mobile Device Management, Virtualization, Cybersecurity Management, PMO, Data Loss Prevention, IT Governance and Contract Negotiations.