Marathon Consulting Announces Team Additions 2021 Q3 and Q4
Marathon Consulting, LLC, a Virginia-based Information Technology Consulting and Digital Marketing firm, announced a recent expansion resulting in the addition of 8 team members. Each of the new team members are assigned to clients local to Marathon offices, as well as Marathon clients across the U.S.
Harris Pezzella, President of Marathon Consulting, said, “While the past 2 years have presented numerous challenges, it has also given us the opportunity to continue to grow and to look for new ways to deepen what was already one of the best solutions teams anywhere. As a Virginia-based company, we have historically recruited primarily within our own state. I am proud of the fact that while we have continued to grow our teams in Hampton Roads and Richmond, we have also increasingly drawn on talent pools across the continental United States, making our company that much stronger.”
The new employees include the following individuals.
Chris M. - Chris joined Marathon in September 2021 as a Senior Information Technology Consultant. He brings over 12 years of experience as a full-stack software engineer, leveraging his knowledge and experience to build interactive and user-centered solutions designed to scale. Chris is currently assigned to a multi-national equipment manufacturer based in Hampton Roads.
Nancy S. – Nancy joined Marathon in October 2021 as a Senior Business Technology Consultant. She is an accomplished Senior IT Project Manager who is a certified Scum Master/SAFe Practitioner with over 13 years of experience. Her expertise includes implementing and integrating enterprise-level systems and portfolio management. Nancy is currently assigned to the world's number one decking brand.
Neil K. - Neil joined Marathon in October 2021 as a Senior Information Technology Consultant. He is an accomplished software developer and IT leader with over 20 years of experience. His expertise includes delivering cutting-edge technology solutions to corporations leveraging the .NET framework. Neil is currently assigned to an industry-leading financial software solution provider headquartered in Hampton Roads, VA.
Julie Q. - Julie joined Marathon in October 2021 as a Business Technology Consultant. She is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), an Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), and a Certified Scrum Master (CSM). With over 20 years of experience, Julie combines her leadership and management skills to bridge the gap between functional teams and technology to foster targeted and innovative solutions for her clients. Julie is currently assigned to one of Virginia’s largest municipalities.
Jay T. – Jay joined Marathon in November 2021 as an Information Technology Consultant. He brings over 20 years of experience as a talented full-stack programmer for application and web development leveraging his knowledge and experience to build-web based applications designed to scale. Jay is currently assigned to Marathon’s Digital Marketing team where he is working on a client website redesign project.
Larry S. - Larry joined Marathon in November 2021 as a Business Technology Consultant, leveraging his leadership experience as a Project Manager and Business Analyst by leading efforts for infrastructure, networking, hardware, software, and application projects. A consummate professional and Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Larry has over 15 years of combined experience in mission-critical, high-volume, transaction-based processing projects that he gained while serving clients in the public and private sectors. Currently he is assigned to the Hampton Roads corporate headquarters of a national retail chain.
Zachary B. - Zach joined Marathon in December 2021 as an Information Technology Consultant. He brings over 15 years of development experience and is adept at working with both older and newer technologies. Zach has excellent relationship-building skills and the ability to communicate at all levels with cross-functional teams. Demonstrated success in providing creative solutions to complex problems and developing/implementing such solutions has lead to success in many business operations. Zach is currently assigned to Marathon’s Digital Marketing team where he is working on a client CMS project.