Founder & CEO
A global IT executive experienced in establishing strategic partnerships for large U.S.-based organizations, Chad Mattix specializes in managed services, contract pricing and negotiation, and the startup and growth of technology services companies.
Chad has spent the last 25 years helping large U.S. retailers and U.S.-based IT service providers expand their capabilities across the globe to follow their clients’ expansions. He has developed and completed full entity formations in Brazil and China and has worked with sales pursuit teams in messaging and client-facing presentations. He has also established global alliance and partnership models for multiple global IT organizations. Chad travels around the world to develop and maintain long-term relationships with employees, clients, vendors and partners, which are critical for success.
Chad understands business at a granular level. A strategic thinker, he develops innovative approaches to solving a variety of problems. With Chad, there’s never a problem too large to tackle or a customer too small to care for. He is accessible and responsive when business needs demand quick information or decisions. A consummate professional, Chad dedicates himself to providing quality service in every pursuit.
From 2011-2017, Chad was Principal Consultant at CompuCom. The leading IT outsourcing company provides infrastructure management services, application services, systems integration, consulting services and the procurement and management of hardware and software.
From 2005 to 2010, Chad was Vice President of Corporate Development at Contingent Network Services. The global technology services company specializes in secure WAN management, network integration, logistics and maintenance for large enterprises. He was the key executive in establishing master service agreements with large channel partners and new global markets. He also led the team that enabled the procurement and on-site support services in APAC region for a large technology retailer and their China store buildout.
From 2003 to 2005, Chad was the Vice President of Managed Services at Mycom Group. He was responsible for the development of managed services and created national awareness of the SMTP email filtering service.
Currently, Chad serves on the board of advisors at MobileFit Solutions Inc., which equips fitness centers with comprehensive member engagement technology. He is also a member of Queen City Angels, the first group of experienced, accredited investors committed to accelerating the growth of outstanding early-stage information technology and life sciences businesses in the Cincinnati region.
Vice President, Operations
With over 18 years of management experience in business and Information Technology, Bob has helped Kinettix build the infrastructure required to establish itself as a true leader in global IT field services, and in particular rapid response on-site troubleshooting and repair.
At Kinettix, Bob leads field services, project management and vendor development organizations. His responsibilities also include operational P&L and expense control; operational strategy and overseeing plan execution; recruiting, employee engagement and development; ongoing process improvement; and customer experience.
Before joining Kinettix, Bob worked for Comcast Business, Enterprise Solutions, and Contingent Network Services. He attended Edison State and Wright State University and attained a Degree in Business in 1999. He participated in and coached collegiate athletics and is currently the president of a non-profit organization supporting youth athletic programs in the community.
Vice President, Business Development
Phil is a senior technology sales professional with a proven track record of exceeding objectives, developing and maintaining relationships, identifying opportunities, and growing revenues. He is experienced in selling large, complex, strategic solutions to both wholesale and enterprise organizations through a consultative approach. He has also managed extensive C-level and senior leadership contacts within multiple organizations.
Phil’s specialties include strategic and consultative sales, business development, revenue growth and retention, technology solutions and applications, professional/managed services, sales management, team leadership, voice/data/video/wireless, and large and complex account management.
Bob Schwieterman (PMP)
Bob’s experience in IT, law and project management provides a solid, diversified foundation to be Kinettix’s Solutions Director. With a track record of successfully leading technology-based projects to full completion on time, his strong communication, negotiation and persuasion skills makes him adept at working with diverse client groups, solving problems, and achieving consensus.
After earning a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management/Computer Science from Purdue University, Bob successfully completed the rigorous Systems Engineering Development Program at Electronic Data Systems (EDS). While working full time, Bob earned a Juris Doctorate from Thomas M. Cooley Law School.
After practicing law, Bob moved back into the world of IT when he joined Contingent Network Services. The experience he gained working as a project manager helped him earn a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
Senior Project Manager
Catherine has over 11 years of project management and field service experience with extensive retail, call center, and managed service deployment portfolios.
At Kinettix, Catherine is responsible for project delivery, including budget control, partner engagement, and real-time client communication. Her goal is to ensure alignment of goals and expectations and to deliver a successful outcome.
Before joining Kinettix, Catherine was a senior implementation manager responsible for successful domestic technology deployments for large clients, including NCR, Big Lots, Safelite Auto Glass, and Dollar General. She has also managed global deployments for clients such as Kraft Foods and Modelez International.
Catherine earned a Bachelor’s of Science from the University of Southern Indiana in 2002.