BUSINESS + TECHNOLOGY

Aligned for Growth

OVERVIEW
K·Coe ISG is a business technology consultancy that works with C-Level clients across manufacturing, banking, and biofuels to align their technology capabilities with their business growth ambitions. Our mission is to align business and technology for growth.

We are a joint venture between K·Coe Isom, the nation’s leading Food and Ag consulting and accounting firm, and ISG Technology, the Midwest’s leading technology consultancy and IT services provider.

Business and Technology Alignment Gaps

When we look across clients, we often see significant gaps between the needs of their business and their technology capabilities. These gaps often take the form of:

TACTICAL THINKING

a lack of technology direction to meet the needs of the business

LEGACY SYSTEMS

systems that are ill-equipped to meet today’s and tomorrow’s business needs

EXTREME EXPOSURE

a lack of technology and security management practices and capabilities – risks that could even drive the business out of business

DISCONNECTED TOOLS

older productivity tools that aren’t designed to support how people work, collaborate and share information in a modern age

Solutions

K·Coe ISG helps close these gaps by working with clients to gain:

DIGITAL
STRATEGY

setting the direction with digital strategy services

  • Network Health Check
  • Business IT Transformation
  • Virtual CIO

MODERNIZED
SYSTEMS

moving to more modern systems that power business growth

  • ERP Services (i.e., SAP)
  • Cloud Services
  • BI Analytics & Dashboards

Risk
Reduction

protecting the business and lowering their risk with business continuity services

  • Policies, Procedures & People
  • Cyber Security
  • Business Continuity

Workplace
Transformation

improving collaboration with best-in-class productivity apps and cloud services

  • Modern Workplace Advisory Services
  • Licensing, Migration and Management Support
  • IT Evaluation and Staff Training

The K·Coe ISG Difference

APPROACH

We take a business versus technology-first approach to any problems we are solving for you. Our guiding light is simply your business needs and desired outcomes.

KNOWLEDGE

We bring the experience and expertise to see what is broken, or soon to be broken, and how to rectify. You gain the necessary visibility and clarity to help you make the right technology investments at the right time.

FOCUS

We focus on select industries, and bring the breadth and depth to deliver on recommendations to propel you forward. We are supported by K·Coe ISOM with unparalleled business acumen and ISG Technology focused on delivering best-in-class technology solutions.

The K·Coe ISG Difference

APPROACH

We take a business versus technology-first approach to any problems we are solving for you. Our guiding light is simply your business needs and desired outcomes.

KNOWLEDGE

We bring the experience and expertise to see what is broken, or soon to be broken, and how to rectify. You gain the necessary visibility and clarity to help you make the right technology investments at the right time.

FOCUS

We focus on select industries, and bring the breadth and depth to deliver on recommendations to propel you forward. We are supported by K·Coe ISOM with unparalleled business acumen and ISG Technology focused on delivering best-in-class technology solutions.

EXECUTIVE BRIEFS

Insights

Download Our Executive Briefs and Read Our Articles to See How You Can Align For Growth

K·Coe ISG Leadership

Jason Smith

PRESIDENT

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  • jsmith@kcoeisg.com

Jason Smith is leading K·Coe ISG. Jason has spent his career working with some of the largest technology firms in the world, including the US Airforce, CSC, and Unisys. He’s also worked on technology strategies for some of the largest clients in the world, including Exxon and Ford. 

He has seen his fair share of technology initiatives gone bad, with companies over-spending on IT and putting their businesses at risk with their lack of technology and security management practices. He’s bringing this experience in helping K·Coe ISG current and future clients address their business and technology challenges – aligning their businesses and technology for growth.

Melissa DeDonder, CPA

Customer Experience Director & Technology Advisor

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  • mdedonder@kcoeisg.com

Melissa DeDonder is the Business Director for K·Coe ISG. With over 11 years of experience in the community banking industry, Melissa specializes in the areas of internal audit, information technology exams, financial statement audits, directors’ exams, trust audits, bank taxation, and regulatory reporting. 

She routinely works with banks in Kansas, Colorado, Missouri, Oklahoma, and on select special projects in other states.

Melissa is a CPA in Kansas and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants. She is certified as a Community Banking Cybersecurity Manager (CBCM). Melissa is a graduate of Wichita State University with a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, with an emphasis in accounting and a minor in finance.

Tom Kenyon

Client Solutions Executive

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  • tkenyon@kcoeisg.com

Tom Kenyon is K·Coe ISG’s Business Development Executive with over 30 years of experience helping business and technology leaders align their business needs with technology strategies for growth. Tom brings both business and technology acumen to bear in advising K·Coe ISG clients.

Tom has built and run large international organizations, helped clients develop revenue growth strategies, built new operations, opened new locations, and built new business units. Across all these initiatives, he has approached them with the end goal of aligning IT with business growth ambitions. Tom is especially adept at helping IT organizations understand what changes they need to make to better align with business goals. He also works with clients in shaping their strategic plans and re-aligning their technology investments for maximum impact.

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