Innovators in IT Security and Transformation
Our IT architects and engineers have more expertise than most. Each has an average of 15 years’ experience delivering world-class Agile Development & Delivery, IT Modernization, Security & Risk Management, and Hyper Automation solutions.
- We help our customers win – delivering breakthrough digital innovations that transform large federal agencies.
- We ensure our partners win – providing the capabilities that support the largest contracts.
- We position our employees to win – embracing a culture of advancement and growth through excellence and executing the best ideas.
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At a Glance
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Chief Executive Officer
A solutions-oriented leader with marked success through his 30+ years of experience helping federal agencies and private business meet and exceed their benchmarks. Steve has years of experience both on programs with the federal government and in the strategic space, leading large organizations through transformation efforts to improve their efficacy. As a mission-focused executive, Steve knows better than anyone how to win for our customers as Ignite continues to provide the best-in-class services for which we have become known.
Chief Operating Officer
A proven leader and business executive with twenty-five years of experience in the GovCon Industry. Throughout his career he has been recognized for leading and delivering tangible results in Business Operations, Business Development, Program Management, Marketing, and Talent Management. As a member of the Executive Leadership team, he is responsible for leading the development and implementation of new business growth and talent strategies across the organization, which have resulted in Ignite’s place as one of the fastest growing IT solution firms in the country.
Chief Technology Officer
Andy brings a diverse set of experiences in IT leadership to his role at Ignite and has successfully led large teams as they progress through their adoption of enterprise-scale cutting edge technologies. Having spent most of his 20-year career in the Federal Technology space, Andy is better than anyone at identifying solutions, leading teams, and focusing on getting our customers where they want to go from an information technology perspective. Through Andy’s leadership, Ignite’s supported programs have grown to new heights and been nominated for a variety of industry awards.
Chief Innovation Officer
An Army veteran, Jon merges his experiences in the Military with the rigorous security demands of Federal Agencies and the missions that they support, while bringing marked innovations to the Federal space. In addition to his responsibilities as our FSO, Jon is an experienced solutions architect and is consistently focused on delivering realistic, leading-edge software and business solutions to a variety of customers. Over the past decade, Jon has led numerous efforts to both win and expand programs for Federal Customers focusing on Cybersecurity, Modernization, and Agile Delivery.
Chief Strategy Officer
Over his 20+ year career, Avo has brought expert advisory services to both SaaS companies and large government customers through his expert advisory on enterprise strategy, technology, and innovations. Having headed up strategic and application consulting services for such entities, Avo leads the Technical Consulting Engagements with customers and oversees many of our large, enterprise-scale service delivery projects.
Joey leads Ignite’s Business development team and provides expertise in Agile development and delivery to strategic resources across Ignite IT programs. Joey leads the marriage of Ignite’s business development programs to the company’s culture and delivery methodologies, ensuring that customers receive not only the best-in-class services that Ignite provides, but also resources and assets that integrate seamlessly with government teams to provide maximum production efficiency.
As Ignite’s Chief Architect, Alan is a proven leader on large, high-complexity product families, and he focuses on ensuring alignment between Government Product Managers and Ignite’s robust delivery teams. Alan seamlessly merges business requirements with iterative software delivery solutions to drive our customers’ missions forward. Throughout his 22 years in the federal space, Alan has delivered successful product development, architecture, and management services to a variety of customers, including DHS, DoD, and more.
Chief Software Officer
Ignite’s Chief Software Officer, Aaron enables the adoption of leading-edge software best practices, solutions, and industry-best technologies and tools while removing impediments to Ignite’s internal and programmatic DevSecOps pipeline, as well as our innovative delivery methodologies. With over 20 years of experience in software development and delivery, Aaron is perfectly positioned to assist our customers as they drive towards modern, future-proofed solutions in their software, as well as ensuring that Ignite continues our growth-focused, technologically progressive path.
Principal Cloud Architect
Our Principal Cloud Architect, Ho understands that modern solutions for our customers include the ability to access applications from anytime, anywhere. By employing innovative cloud-based solutions, architecture, and storage, Ho provides the management and oversight necessary to fully support the men and women of the Federal Government, wherever they (and the applications they use) may be. Ho has spent much of his twenty-year career ensuring that he stays abreast of the newest developments in cloud architecture and has led a variety of complex efforts dealing with cloud modernization, new architecture, and migrations.
Director of Information Security
Geoffrey is Ignite’s Security SME and works within established and upcoming programs to apply innovative, cutting-edge security protocols to design, architecture, and development teams supporting Customer Missons. In his role, Geoffrey focuses on developing and implementing strategic security protocols, balancing customer needs and business practices with the increasing need for security infrastructure in the modern world.
Director of Security
Carlos is Ignite’s Director of Security and works to maintain the safety and security of Ignite’s assets, as well as our customer’s missions. Carlos oversees the training and compliance of individual assets across Ignite’s programs, as well as creating and enforcing our corporate security procedures regarding information technology systems, information, and best-practices. Carlos’ efforts have positioned Ignite as a leading company in the security space, and his expertise has provided nearly limitless value to our partners and customers.