Bryan Bechtoldt

Chief Information
Officer/Principal


Bryan is the Chief Information Officer and Principal with SVA Consulting, LLC., a member of the SVA family of companies.

In his role, Bryan works with SVA Consulting's clients to help them leverage technology to achieve their organizational goals. To this process Bryan brings a broad field of experience to the table which allows for a multi-faceted approach to the solution envisioning process and allows clients to review many approaches to accomplish their objectives. Prior to joining SVA Consulting, Bryan served as the Chief Operations Officer and Chief Information Officer for Core BTS, a National Value Added Reseller of Technology Hardware and Services. Bryan also acted as the Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Professional Services for Inacom Information Systems based in Madison, WI. 

Education

  • University of Wisconsin - Platteville – Bachelor of Arts
  • Michigan State University – Master's Degree in Management, Strategy, and Leadership

Industries

  • Life Science
  • Healthcare
  • Professional Services
  • Private and Public Companies

Credentials

  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer.NET (MCSD)
  • Microsoft Solutions Framework Practitioner

Speaking Experience

  • “Building Your Compliance Management Structure“ - Leadership Symposium Presenter & Moderator - Madison, WI
  • “2012 Data Center – Cloud Trans4mation Executive Event” - Presenter & Moderator - Phoenix, AZ
  • “Excuse Me, I Think Your Culture is Showing: The Important Role of Organizational Culture in Business Relationships” - Fusion 2011 CEO-CIO Symposium – Madison, WI
  • “Embracing Practical Change to Accelerate Growth” - Fusion 2010 CEO-CIO Symposium - Madison, WI
  • “Current State of IT Infrastructure” - 2005 Microsoft CIO Business Summit – Redmond, WA

Publications

  • Microsoft Official Curriculum

Professional Memberships/Affiliations/Activities

Industry Boards:

  • Microsoft VAR Leadership Council - 2005
  • Cisco Data Center Technology Advisory Board - 2007
  • Microsoft Unified Communications Partner Advisory Board - 2008
  • Google Partner Advisory Board - 2009

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Cloud Technology Solutions
  • Business Intelligence Strategies
  • Custom Software Development

Civic/Community Involvement

Community Boards:

  • Wisconsin Literacy Inc.
  • Health Literacy Wisconsin

Memberships:

  • Nakoma Golf Club - Member
  • The Mendota Gridiron Club - Member

Personal

Bryan has been married for over 20 years to Lisa and together they have one child. In his spare time, Bryan spends time traveling and playing golf with his family. They are also active in the support of Badger Athletics and enjoy attending many basketball, football and hockey events.

Bryan is the Chief Information Officer and Principal with SVA Consulting, LLC., a member of the SVA family of companies. In his role, Bryan works on developing SVA products that deliver high business value to our clients. He continually looks at the technology horizon, analyzes the new technology directions and then positions, as well as, advises on how to best leverage this rapidly changing landscape to drive maximum business impact.

The following is a partial list of the topics Bryan covers:

  • Building Your Compliance Management Structure
  • Excuse Me, I Think Your Culture is Showing: The Important Role of Organizational Culture in Business Relationships
  • Embracing Practical Change to Accelerate Growth
  • Current State of IT Infrastructure
  • Business Intelligence Strategies
  • Strategic IT Road Mapping
  • Unified Communications And Social Media
  • Demystification of The Cloud
  • Managing Organizational Change in the Wake of Disruptive Technologies
  • Bridging IT and the Business to Gain Market Advantages

Bryan has spoken to audiences at:

  • Fusion CEO-CIO Symposium - Madison, WI
  • Microsoft CIO Business Summit - Redmond, WA
  • Cloud Trans4mation Executive Event - Phoenix, AZ
  • SVA Leadership Symposium

In the Community

SVA Consulting takes pride in the communities in which our clients, business colleagues and our professionals work and play. We support our communities by giving back in a variety of ways; volunteering both our time and expertise, fulfilling Board of Director roles, supporting fundraising efforts of local philanthropic organizations, and providing leadership in a variety of organizations designed to improve our lives within our communities.

SVA Consulting has worked with the following organizations:

  • wisconsin-school-of-businesss
  • make-a-wish
  • wisconsin-dells
  • nbc-15-share-your-holidays
  • second-harvest
  • agrace
  • wala
  • wheaton-franciscan-healthcare
  • whsara
  • tellurian
  • wisconsin-literacy