Jeff Holtmeier is a consummate serial entrepreneur in technology and communications, with numerous companies founded, built and successfully sold or transited. He is a principal and Executive Chairman of Cinnova, and has been a part of the company since inception.
He has deep boardroom experience as a result of service on the Boards of Directors of a number of U.S. and Chinese companies, both public and private. He is also a significant contributor in the non-profit world in his local community, with over thirty years of board leadership and service programs for addressing homelessness and people with special needs. Jeff was the recipient of perhaps the most recognizable business award, the Ernst & Young, NASDAQ/USA Today “Entrepreneur of the Year.”
Over a successful decade of entrepreneurial feats and counting, Shehzad has been part of several startup ventures throughout his career. With exceptional focus on innovation in technology and vision to exceed client expectations, Shehzad has grown Cinnova from grounds up to a premier technology consulting firm servicing SMEs to Fortune 500 companies. Continuing to build on his success, Shehzad recently launched Digimid, a digital agency serving digital media needs of small to mid-sized businesses.
Shehzad has been recognized for his innovation in technology and had been a speaker at public forums. He holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from Arkansas, with post graduate studies from the University of Sheffield (UK), and London School of Economics.
Chris L. Schweikert
Director – Enterprise Solutions
Chris is a seasoned practitioner with over 38 years of information technology and business consulting experience with top-tier firms. He brings the ability to translate diverse industry experience into comprehensive and creative approaches that involve people, process and technology. His deep working knowledge in disciplines essential for delivering results has been instrumental in managing enterprise clients over the years.
Bilal S. Malik, PMI-ACP®
Director – Professional Services
With over 15 years of diverse experience in leading technology companies, Bilal has a passion for building innovative products that will, forever, change the way we conduct our business. As Director of Professional Services, Bilal has led Team Cinnova to successfully deliver solutions that give our customers the unique advantage they need. Bilal has a proven track record of successfully working with high energy startups, small and medium businesses and large enterprises.
Bilal is a process improvement enthusiast with a strong focus on Agile and Lean startup methodologies. He is a member of PMI and is a Certified Agile Practitioner (PMI-ACP). He is also a Fulbright scholar and holds a Masters in Computer Science degree from New York University, USA.
Director – Technology Solutions
Keith is a multi-disciplined professional with experience across Enterprise IT in Fortune 100 companies including technology innovation, product development, IT strategy, finance, vendor management, service delivery, project leadership, computer engineering/architecture, application development, mobile security architecture, application security architecture, storage engineering/architecture, network engineering/architecture, business continuity planning, and disaster recovery planning.
Creativity and innovation are woven throughout his delivery across leadership and technical disciplines; he is able to develop broad strategic vision, deeply grasp new technologies, innovate technology utilization, and translate broad concepts into tactical solution implementations. He strives to continuously align his technical efforts to the business objectives and effectively communicate across all organizational levels.
He endeavors to be a passionate, entrepreneurial individual who provides a unique blend of IT and non-IT experiences paired with technical depth, business acumen, creativity, and agility within any size organization.
Director – Product Development
Dan is a product vision and a market strategy leader, who has worked with Cinnova on multiple projects through his LaunchToMarket platform. Dan, through LaunchToMarket, specializes in product and marketing launches. Working with Cinnova, Dan drives market strategy, product requirements and communication with the end customer.
He also works with Cinnova’s digimid team to turn go-to-market strategies into compelling digital marketing productions. Together, Cinnova and LaunchToMarket have launched high-impact technology products and marketing that drive growth for our customers.