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Leadership

With over 125 years of experience, our leadership team is dedicated to innovation and responsiveness to the needs of our clients.

Jim DeSocio

President & CEO

Jim comes to Intellinetics with extensive experience in sales, marketing, international operations, mergers and acquisitions. He has over 20 years of experience managing and growing high tech, SaaS sales organizations. Most recently Jim was Chief Revenue Officer at Relayware, a global provider of Partner Relationship Management solutions platform that enables companies to manage high-performing partner programs and channel operations. While at Relayware, Jim doubled subscription revenue and tripled the customer base over a two-year period. Previous to his time at Relayware, Jim served in executive leadership positions at XRS Corp., Antenna Software, and Lawson Software where he was responsible for the growth of company revenues, including new sales subscriptions, consulting services, subscription renewals and professional services. A graduate of Rutgers University, Jim has two grown sons in New Jersey where he lives with his fiancé Michelle and their Labrador Nola.

Matt Chretien

Chief Strategy Officer

Co-Founder of Intellinetics, Matt is a strategic entrepreneur backed by more than 20 years of experience in technology sales, consulting and software product life cycle management within the aerospace, public safety, government and select commercial markets. After graduating from The Ohio State University with an engineering degree in 1990, he spent two years in the Fisher College of Business Doctoral Program at Ohio State in computer science to work on his Ph.D. During this period, Matt discovered his research would be too narrow to satisfy his interests and ultimately co-founded Intellinetics in 1994.

Joe Spain

Chief Financial Officer

Joe combines six years of public accounting experience with KPMG, 19 years at Mettler-Toledo International, Inc., a global manufacturer of scales and analytical instruments, and two years with nChannel, Inc., a leader in multi-channel integration solutions for merchants. Roles encompassed Controller positions at various Mettler-Toledo operating units, including over ten years total as head of finance in Australia and Canada, as well as CFO of nChannel. Joe also brings experience in corporate treasury, sales and service operations, and has held key roles in acquisitions

Tom Moss

Vice President, Research & Development

Co-Founder of Intellinetics, Tom is a software engineer with more than 30 years of experience across multiple platforms and digital environments. His extensive background in technology is entrenched in all aspects of document imaging and content management solutions. Tom holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point.

Neil Campbell

Vice President, Software Products Group

Neil has 22 years of experience in the IT field with an emphasis in infrastructure design, software architecture and productivity improvement solutions. Neil spent 11 years at Abbott Laboratories with focus on manufacturing IT operations and warehouse management systems before he joined Intellinetics as a project manager in fall of 2006. Neil was promoted to Director of Software products in 2008, where he currently contributes visionary leadership, thoughtful interpretation, diagnosis and resolution to complex business issues facing companies today and in the future. Neil holds a bachelor’s degree from The Ohio University and industry certifications from Microsoft, Cisco, Extreme Networks, HP, Dell, Marathon Technologies and IBM.

Mike Beck

Vice President, Operations

Mike brings to Intellinetics 25 years of IT experience including technical hands on experience, operational management and leadership as well as sales support. Mike has worked for Fortune 150 companies including Abbott Labs and Cardinal Health where he progressed from technical to leadership positions. Mike joined Intellinetics in 2005 as Sr. Technical Lead and soon after was promoted to the position for Director of Operations. Mike is responsible for the operational aspects of project implementation, technical support, and sales support.

Steve Nester

Director, Client Services Group

Steve brings more than 20 years of IT experience to Intellinetics. After graduating from The Ohio State University with a degree in Electrical Engineering, he spent ten years as a Systems Engineer at Electronic Data Systems (now HP) working with clients ranging from General Motors to the US Department of Defense. After EDS, Steve spent ten years with a small telecommunication software company honing his skills as a Senior Technologist and JAVA developer along with earning an MBA from Ashland University. At Intellinetics, Steve is responsible for managing the Client Services Group along with ensuring on-time project deployments and strong client satisfaction, while continuing his role as business analyst.