As a thought leader in technology strategy, Mr. Lew provides delivery of solutions that optimize investment in information technology and accelerate operational efficiencies for public, not-for-profit, and commercial clients. Mr. Lew has a unique blend of strong technology skills and knowledge coupled with business process development and organizational experience.
Prior to founding the Innovation Network, Mr. Lew rose through the ranks of the software consulting company, Noblestar Systems, Inc., to become CEO in 2005. Mr. Lew began his career at Noblestar in May 1996 leading ERP implementations for clients such as Borders Group, Sprint, BT North America, College Board, and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, among others. He acquired much of his global work experience through the deployment of enterprise software implementations throughout the US, Europe, and Asia Pacific. As Managing Director, he built the ERP and packaged software practices at Noblestar and transformed Noblestar into a technology consulting focused organization.
In addition, he led efforts to form a strategic partnership with IBM, which he has continued to foster at The Innovation Network.
Mr. Lew has held leadership positions in the PeopleSoft Mid-Atlantic and the IBM WebSphere User Groups in Washington, D.C. He is a board member of the Monte Jade Science and Technology Association and a frequent guest speaker on technology and innovation at conferences and other events. Mr. Lew holds an M.S. degree in Software Engineering from Johns Hopkins University and a B.S. degree in Information Systems from the University of Maryland.