The headline tech conference of the Forward Festival, the Forward Technology Conference (FTC) is geared toward startup founders, tech geeks, and those wanting to build successful technology companies. Whether you’re thinking about launching a startup business or you’re an experienced entrepreneur, you’ll find this conference relevant and insightful.

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Jesse Theiler

Emelar Consulting
CEO& Founder
Salesforce thought leader with acclaimed leadership success and decisive business process vision in the development and deployment of Salesforce using strategy, people systems, and processes to solve big business problems. Dynamic CEO with proven track record of results. Passionate about cloud computing and next generation IT (especially Salesforce).

Exceptional staff and development leadership accomplished through influence and success leading across organizational boundaries, without direct authority.

 Intuitive, idea-generator and strategic thinker who clearly sees the end solution while developing the tactical activities to realize it. 

 Execute turnaround, restructuring, and transformative business programs through big-picture perspective and collaborative, solutions-based partnership with executives, business managers, service providers, customers, and team members. Achieved customer satisfaction transformation from 47% to 95% in 1 year.

 Consistently maximize organizational performance by identifying and developing top talent to achieve individual goals while accomplishing business objectives: Achieved 0% voluntary turnover from 2008 to 2013, compared to 15% company average.

 Strategic Planning and Leadership

 Salesforce Optimization

 Organizational Development 

 Talent Attraction, Retention, and Performance Leadership

 Technology Strategy Development

 Business Process Outsourcing and Contract Management

 ERP Evaluation and Selection

 Project Management

 Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

 IT Security and Risk Management

 Succession Planning