Tim Kornacki is an innovative and seasoned Senior Technology Executive with an exceptional career spanning over 30 years. With a strong entrepreneurial spirit, Tim has consistently demonstrated his ability to excel in global program management, manufacturing, IT management, veteran nonprofit, operations, and maintenance & logistics. His visionary leadership style drives results and inspires high-performing teams, setting him apart as a dynamic and influential leader.
In addition to his professional achievements, Tim’s distinguished service as a retired U.S. Marine Corps Officer underscores his unwavering commitment to supporting veterans, epitomizing his compassionate nature. Going above and beyond, Tim acts as a mentor, providing invaluable guidance and empowerment to veterans transitioning from active duty, equipping them with the tools and confidence needed to navigate their career paths with resounding success. Notably, his motivational speaking engagements serve as a testament to his ability to ignite passion and inspire audiences, leaving an indelible impact on their lives.
Throughout his career, Tim has been at the forefront of innovation, leveraging his expertise in strategic planning, operations management, information technology, and aviation maintenance and logistics. He consistently aligns emerging technology roadmaps with business objectives, driving strategic transformation and fostering growth. Tim’s track record includes spearheading multiple technology enhancement initiatives, delivering breakthrough solutions that optimize operations, reduce costs, and propel business success across diverse sectors, including the Department of Defense, finance, commercial, non-profit, and academia.
Tim’s educational background includes a Master of Science Degree in Information Technology Management from the prestigious Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science from Jacksonville University in Jacksonville, FL. With a Defense Acquisition University, Level II Certification in Program Management and an active Department of Defense Secret Security Clearance, Tim combines his extensive knowledge with practical expertise in Government/Commercial Contracting, Import/Export Regulatory Compliance, and International Trafficking in Arms (ITAR). With his innovative mindset and entrepreneurial spirit, Tim continues to drive change, push boundaries, and create a positive impact in every endeavor he undertakes.
Scott Piersall is a seasoned technology executive and certified Microsoft Solutions Developer, boasting an impressive career spanning over three decades. With a strong focus on problem-solving and strategic planning, he has successfully founded, built, and sold multiple technology startups. Scott’s leadership prowess shines through his adeptness in leading product development teams and delivering high-impact solutions across diverse industries such as healthcare, recycling, waste management, material recovery, credit card processing, ACH processing, and aviation supply and logistics.
Scott’s passion for both technology and education has led him to make significant contributions in academia. Currently pursuing a Ph.D., he serves as a faculty member at the University of North Florida, where he teaches Entrepreneurship and Systems Programming. As an experienced educator, he has also imparted his knowledge through university-level courses covering software development, systems design and analysis, database development, and software engineering. Scott’s educational achievements include a Master of Science Degree in Computer and Information Science, as well as a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science from the University of North Florida. Additionally, he has published several papers in esteemed industry journals, solidifying his expertise and thought leadership.
Scott Piersall’s remarkable professional journey is underscored by a vast array of certifications, reflecting his unwavering commitment to growth and expertise. With esteemed qualifications such as Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA), Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), as well as completion of Sample-Based Learning Methods and Prediction and Control with Function Approximation courses on Coursera, along with Responsible Conduct of Research for Engineers and Communicating Research Findings programs through CITI, Scott possesses a wealth of specialized knowledge. These certifications, coupled with his honorably discharged veteran status from the United States Marine Corps, exemplify his dedication to excellence across various domains. Drawing upon a unique blend of entrepreneurial acumen, academic expertise, and an unwavering passion for innovation, Scott Piersall continues to spearhead technological advancements, shape future leaders, and deliver groundbreaking solutions to intricate challenges.