About CPO Consulting
CPO Consultingprovides business intelligence dashboards, innovative database solutions, and web 2.0 collaboration software. We configure, customize, and develop solutions for corporate clients ranging from financial reporting and analysis, portfolio management, resource management, dashboard reporting, business wikis and workgroup collaboration. We are one of the top consultant companies located in San Diego, CA, and most of our customers are in Southern California.
Steve Abraham, President and Chief Performance Officer
Steve Abraham founded CPO Consulting in 2006 after 26+ years of leadership in business, finance, and information technology with multinational companies such as Sony, Nokia, Kimberly Clark, Nestle, and Conoco. Steve' unique experience allows him to apply advanced analytical techniques, business intelligence solutions and Six-Sigma to maximize business performance at a fraction of the time and sot of traditional enterprise-based solutions. He has a B.S. in Business Administration-Managerial Studies, is a Six-Sigma black belt, and holds certifications in Computerized Accounting, Microsoft Excel and Access various financial and business applications
Some of Our Associates:
Our associates have substantial business experience and broad technical skills to provide you an optimal solution with improved efficiencies. Refer to the list on the right for some of the many technical skills on our team.
Kevin Cameron, Senior Partner
Kevin Cameron has extensive management experience gained from his work in corporate startups, turnarounds, and mergers and acquisitions. He has specialized in creating information system based solutions for multiple companies. His work experience has made him an expert in operational process and information systems assessment and improvement. He has a deep industry understanding of healthcare and benefits administration, and is an acknowledge expert in the creation and extension of high performance transaction processing systems; particularly financial systems. As a consultant Kevin has been involved in assessing companies IT environments for companies involved in mergers and acquisitions. Kevin has been successful working for both large established companies like United Health Group and Ceridian, and small entrepreneurial startups like eBenX and SHPS. He is accustom to being a critical member of the senior management team, but still retains the ability to do the detailed design and development management tasks. Kevin is a result oriented individual and has the ability to build highly effective teams that can deliver large complex projects in a timely and cost effective manner. As an experienced and seasoned manager, Kevin is comfortable with the various sourcing strategies necessary to effectively manage costs, and has built durable relationships with off-shore entities to be leveraged as necessary. Kevin’s broad experience gives him an ability to understand situations quickly and make contributions that make him a valuable resource to any organization wanting to achieve world class performance.
Brian Gregory, Principal Consultant,has 20+ years experience in IT and Software Development, including e-Business Solutions, IT planning and architecture design, IT governance, enterprise systems such as SAP, software development consulting, and hands-on software and network experience. He has a B.S. degree in Telecommunications and Microelectronics.
Grady Floyd, Senior Consultant,has 20+ years of executive management success in start-up, turnaround, and growth companies. His roles have included Director of Global Operations, Chief Operating Officer, Co-Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer at several Healthcare Technology companies including Kodak, Imation, Emageon, CardioNow, and 3D Systems. He has a B.S. degree in Engineering from Stanford University where he started at age 16 and graduated in 3 1/2 years.
David Sattari, Senior Consultant, has 10+ years experience in Microsoft Access database development, computer administration, PC technical support, web application development, and Java programming at a variety of small to medium sized companies. David provides rapid technical solutions to maximize business performance. He has a Masters degree In Computer Science, and is both Microsoft Systems Administration and Java certified.
Michael Arucan, Senior Consultant, has 10+ years experience in Software, Database, and Web Development for IT, Corporations and Government agencies. He has a Masters in Business Administration, a B.A. in Computer Science, and strong experience and certifications in Oracle, SQL Server Database Systems, PeopleSoft ERP Applications, ITIL v2.0, and granted Secret (Level II) Security clearance.
Brian Baker, Senior Consultant,specializes in Data Mining and Analytical Software Development and has 12 years experience across several business sectors, including pharmaceutical, defense, retail, and utilities. His expertise includes algorithm development and implementation, exploratory modeling and simulation, automated data analysis and reporting, and predictive modeling. His development experience spans multiple platforms, databases, and languages, including UNIX, MS Windows, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Java, C/C++, Perl, PL/SQL, and others. He holds a B.S. in biochemistry and a M.S. in biophysics.
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