We believe that strong leadership is the core of every successful business. Our team of experienced leaders brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table, working together to guide our organization towards its goals while helping our clients achieve their own. We pride ourselves on our commitment to innovation, collaboration, and excellence, and our team embodies these values in everything they do. Get to know our leadership team and discover how their expertise and vision are shaping the future of the technology consulting industry.
Meet our team.
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
As 11:59’s Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Alex personifies the core values of commitment, integrity, collaboration, curiosity, and respect through his hard-working and supportive nature. For over 30 years, he has pushed the art of the possible in data management. From making better decisions, outlined in his best-selling book Measure, Execute, Win!, to the role of automation in today’s world, Alex is adept at communicating how advances such as AI will drive the future of digital transformation.
As Co-Founder of 11:59, Chuck works closely with clients to find ways to redirect their focus from technology to business solutions and outcomes. By applying modern tools and approaches to digital solutions, Chuck and his team help companies and state agencies transform into better versions of themselves. With a proven track record working with government officials to leading high-performance organizations for nearly two decades, Chuck primarily focuses on helping those facing crises, high demand and mission-critical projects. Chuck has earned himself and 11:59 the reputation of being a reliable and respected ally.
President & Chief Operating Officer
As 11:59’s President & Chief Operating Officer, Thomas leads all aspects of the business. Thomas is a visionary technology consulting executive with 25 years of global experience who is adept at translating innovative concepts into reality for clients. He employs a hands-on approach when it comes to making bold, calculated market plays that fuel mission and customer success, and is a respected thought leader on emerging technologies, artificial intelligence (AI), Web3 and the Metaverse for Government.
Prior to 11:59, Thomas served as KPMG’s Global Head for Digital Transformation for Government & Healthcare and Deloitte’s AI Strategic Growth Leader and AI & Analytics practice leader for the Deloitte Public Sector business.
Chief Transformation Officer
As 11:59’s Chief Transformation Officer, Alison spearheads the organization’s adoption and integration of new digital technologies and business models, driving growth and innovation while ensuring these changes are aligned with the firm’s overall strategies. With extensive experience in management consulting, she has guided companies within the commercial, nonprofit, and government arenas through technology transformations of all kinds. While each brought unique challenges within the areas of people, process, and technology, her organizational skills and tenacity served as a unifier to drive success.
Prior to 11:59, Alison spent 20+ years in consulting and management across Arthur Andersen, KPMG Consulting/BearingPoint, and Booz Allen Hamilton.
Chief Technology Officer
Jim is responsible for the technical direction and investments, solution development, staff development and training, technology go-to-market strategy, client delivery, and implementation services encompassing Cloud, Cybersecurity, Application Development, Data Analytics and Cognitive AI/ML. Jim loves nothing more than leading clients on their technology journeys and guiding teams who are highly motivated to build innovative cloud-based solutions. Jim has the experience and passion to build and develop the next generation of technology talent.
Prior to 11:59, Jim served in technology leadership roles at Arthur Andersen, Booz Allen Hamilton, Deloitte, Genpact and helped build several small/mid-size Technology Consulting businesses including Blue Canopy, which was acquired by Jacobs in part due to its technology capabilities.
Chief Innovation Officer
As 11:59’s Chief Innovation Officer, David leads our R&D efforts around emerging technology and conducts client workshops focused on education of the latest technology trends and how they can be leveraged to unlock new business value. He leads the collaboration across 11:59’s practice areas to ensure we maintain a future-friendly perspective on the solutions delivered to our clients. One of David’s key goals for 11:59 is to develop and foster an internal culture of curiosity and excitement around innovation and emerging tech.
Previously, David spent 11 years at Deloitte Digital, where he led digital transformations for public and private sector clients and spearheaded the development of proprietary market-facing solutions.
Chief Marketing Officer
As 11:59’s Chief Marketing Officer, Mary’s primary focus is to shape 11:59’s brand and identity, ensuring the company vision is accurately and effectively communicated across all channels. Additionally, Mary plays an active role in driving the company’s growth initiatives by seeking out opportunities to promote 11:59’s services while aligning all marketing efforts with the company’s overall strategic objectives.
Prior to 11:59, Mary held several executive leadership positions across a range of technology sectors, including VP of Business Development and Communications at AppSheet and Head of Marketing for Google Cloud AppSheet.
Chief Growth Officer
As 11:59’s Chief Growth Officer, Noel spearheads growth initiatives, focusing on innovation and transformation to empower organizations to thrive amidst disruptive technology changes. He is a former professional athlete who galvanizes people, technology, and businesses through clear communication and alignment.
Prior to 11:59, Noel spent 20 years in global sales, consulting, and services, transforming three technology organizations into innovative SaaS solution providers. His expertise includes implementing strategic go-to-market plans, optimizing processes, and creating specialized vertical practices. Additionally, Noel has built diverse industry partner programs and leveraged AI, IoT, and machine learning platforms to enhance products, define new services, and expand market reach.
Chief People Officer
As 11:59’s Chief People Officer, Dani is focused on building out human resources strategies, initiatives, and programs to ensure a best-in-class employee experience in the remote work environment. She helps to drive the organization’s ability to adapt and grow by overseeing the development of each role, educating staff on core values, and implementing talent management strategies. Prior to 11:59, Dani was the Culture and Employee Experience Manager for 1E, INC where she focused on global engagement strategies to connect employees from India, London, and the US to deliver an unparalleled employee experience.
Vice President of Finance
As 11:59’s Vice President of Finance, Patrick leverages the art of the possible to drive strategic financial and operational decision-making and optimize organizational resources. His primary objectives revolve around implementing innovative financial strategies, leveraging emerging technologies, and fostering cross-functional collaborations to maximize efficiency, profitability, and sustainable growth. With a track record of success in the technology industry spanning more than three decades, including his most recent role at OPSWAT, a leading provider of IT and OT cybersecurity products, Patrick brings a wealth of financial and strategic growth expertise to the team. Prior to his success in cybersecurity, Patrick held leadership roles in banking, healthcare, education, entertainment, government, and defense.
Vice President of Applied AI
As 11:59’s Vice President of Applied AI, Leslie Errington aims to empower 11:59’s consultants to envision and create unprecedented solutions using our generative AI platform, Zero In. Leslie is a lifetime learner with a growth mindset and a future-focused plan; her vision allows her to see what others do not. She believes empowering creative thinking enables a future of more significant transformative change for all.
Before 11:59, Leslie had over 20 years of experience in life sciences and technology. She has designed and executed Applied AI projects across Fortune 100 enterprises in pharma and biotechnology, healthcare systems, agtech, and mining, solving significant business problems. Leslie’s passion for connecting people and applications of advanced technologies has led her to founding two companies that provide critical support for families caring for loved ones, and a startup accelerator for technology startups. She has also served as head of healthcare and life sciences at multiple AI companies and began her career in scientific publishing over several years at Reed Elsevier and Elsevier Science.
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