Mr. Goodwin served our country in the US Army, Combat Arms, from 1987 to 1995 as a Platoon Sargent/Chief of Firing Battery, responsible for the training and professional development and maintenance of more than 120 soldiers. US Army Combat Arms and Leadership Training/Schools: US Army Ranger School, Airborne, Air Assault, Rappel Master, ANOC, BNOC, PLDC. Post military service, 1995 through 1997, Mr. Goodwin was responsible for managing a large manufacturing operation. He then entered the executive search industry, where he was later recruited to open a national executive search firm in Sacramento, Romac International. In 2000, Brigg co-founded Granite Financial Solutions, Inc.
Mr. Yoshida began his career in Public Accounting as a Tax Associate with Arthur Andersen. He followed with nine years in Audit with Ernst & Young, quickly advancing to Senior Audit Manager, responsible for clients ranging from SEC registrants to closely held companies and partnerships. Over his career, Mr. Yoshida was personally responsible for the oversight and management of filings with the SEC, M&A, municipal bond refinancing, and Type I/Type II SAS 70 audits. His oversight included the financial consultation for Pre-IPO start-ups to Fortune 500 Corporations in manufacturing, software, real estate, government, health care, and retail industries. Post Public Accounting, Mr. Yoshida was recruited to open a national executive search firm in Sacramento, Romac International. In 2000, Todd co-founded Granite Financial Solutions, Inc.
Mr. Mitchell has been working in the technology industry since 1993. From the early 90s through 2007, Mr. Mitchell was employed by Hewlett-Packard with a wide array of responsibilities. Primary duties included Sales Operations Management for Global Customers in the ESG organization. In the final 4 years of his employment at HP, Mr. Mitchell was a Worldwide Project and Program Manager. Since 2007 he has been focused on major State of California customers, twice earning a President's Club award as a top sales representative. Since the beginning of 2013, Mr. Mitchell has been leading Sales and Operational functions at Granite Data Solutions.
Mr. Mitchell received both of his Bachelor's Degrees from Occidental College and his MBA from U.C. Davis.
Mr. Barr has been responsible for Logistics, Deployment, and Supply Chain management of IT Equipment for over 15 years. Mr. Barr managed multiple warehouse environments at both retail and regional distribution staging facility along with inventory procurement and supply chain oversight. Since 2001 Mr. Barr created and implemented processes for quality control of large scale IT Deployments including coordination of all facility, equipment and personnel resources as well as deployment lifecycle processes, imaging, asset management, installation, technical development, supply chain, and disposition. This process methodology enabled deployment of over 800,000+ devices to over 35 State and Local Government Agencies, Commercial, Healthcare, and Educational entities.