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

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

The Solution

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

DIGITAL STRATEGY

setting the direction with digital strategy services

  • Business IT Transformation
  • IT Audit
  • Virtual CIO

MODERNIZED SYSTEMS

moving to more modern systems that power business growth

  • ERP Services
  • Application Engineering
  • BI Analytics

Risk Reduction

protecting the business and lowering their risk with business continuity services

  • Cyber Security
  • Business Continuity
  • Security Managed Service

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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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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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.

Greg Bolt

Consulting Director

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Greg Bolt is the Consulting Director for K·Coe ISG. Greg has been guiding teams and projects to success and providing companies with the tools to accomplish their goals. An adept problem solver, Greg possesses a knack for quickly learning new technologies, and developing innovative processes and systems that enhance operations. He’s been an IT director for organizations like Faraday Future and Switch, overseeing IT operations and multimillion dollar budgets to deliver results.

Greg also has years of progressive experience, including time spent as a systems engineer and network engineer. He has had hands-on involvement in the design and development of IT infrastructures. He has industry certifications such as CompTIA Security+, Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS– Windows Server 2008), and Microsoft Partner – System Builder/Small Business Specialist. He is also proficient in numerous technologies and systems such as VoIP, Cisco ASAs, routers, and switches.

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