Who We Are

From Day One, Strategic Integrators has been committed to extraordinary customer service and earning the role of Trusted Advisor from our clients.

Strategic Integrators was founded in 2006 in the belief that a business committed to extraordinary client service, excellence, attention to detail and follow-through could thrive in the information technology marketplace. We find proof of the success of that commitment in a growing list of extremely satisfied clients — large and small, corporate and government, private and public. Another measure of Strategic Integrators' success is being named to the Inc. 5000 as one of the fastest-growing, privately held companies in America ... for three years running. We believe this kind of growth has only been made possible by our laser focus — from Day One — on our Mission and Values.


Mission & Values

The principles which make up our mission and values are more than just catch phrases for the team at Strategic Integrators. They are at the heart of what we're about, at the core of who we are. They are our focus every day, every week, every month, every year. We believe that any success we’ve enjoyed has been because of our commitment to this mission and these values.

Mission

Strategic Integrators is committed to becoming one of the leading integrators of IT solutions across the U.S and around the globe. We will achieve this with an unswerving commitment to hiring exceptional people at every level within the organization and pursuing every opportunity to become trusted advisors for our clients with professionalism and passion. We will strive to live out the Company’s mission and values every day, every week, every month, every year. As we do so, we will build an ever-growing cadre of clients and employees who are fiercely loyal to our firm, thus ensuring the establishment and growth of an enduring, great, and profitable company.

Values

Four core values comprise the foundation upon which Strategic Integrators has been built: extraordinary client service, excellence, follow-through, and attention to detail. With a laser focus on providing superb client service and an adherence to the ideals behind these key values, Strategic Integrators commits to completing every job with the success of the client at the forefront. As we hold to this focus and these values, we will realize the vital goal of helping our clients achieve their missions. This will then powerfully benefit both their lives as well as those of our employees — with the larger vision of using our success to help better the world always before us.

Leadership

Stewart Sonneland
Founder and CEO

Stewart founded Strategic Integrators (then Strategic Hardware) in December of 2006 in the belief that a firm focused on providing extraordinary client service and excellence could thrive in the IT marketplace. Ten years later, the success of Strategic has born proof of the importance of focusing on clients first and foremost. Stewart and his wife Patty (38 years of marriage!) have four children (24-35), 2 grandchild (Milly & Teddy) and one incredibly great golden retriever, Scout. Mr. Sonneland is active in his community serving as the assistant varsity girls soccer coach at Gonzaga Preparatory School and senior leader for Young Life at Gonzaga Prep.

Sterling Wilson
Chief Technology Officer

Sterling Wilson joins Strategic following years as an executive, consultant, and architect in Federal agencies, IT integration companies and software vendors. Strategic leadership positions on Federal and Commercial engineering teams and channel business development have allowed for a holistic perspective of the industry which he passionately brings to clients. As comfortable in front of large audiences as he is in the boardroom, Sterling has been featured speaker at major industry events, webcasts, and MC at numerous corporate events. Sterling lives in Washington, D.C. and outside of work stays active with outdoor pursuits including, motocross, mountain biking and downhill skiing.

Aaron Newby
Director of Operations

Aaron came to Strategic Integrators after 5 years building an e-commerce startup into a leading online retailer. His passion for continuous improvement and efficient operations dovetail with Strategic's mission to deliver extraordinary client service. Aaron and his wife Jocelyn welcomed their first child, Lucy May, in April 2016. In his free time, Aaron enjoys outdoor activities such as skiing, mountaineering, rock climbing and water sports.

Carl Hanson
Controller

Carl is Strategic's longest tenured employee, having spent the past 7 years with the firm. His attention to detail and analytical approach to strategic decision-making have been greatly instrumental to our growth as a company. A Spokane-native, in his free time, Carl enjoys spending time with his daughter Brita (5), watching live music, and playing beach volleyball.

Tim Myers
Chair - Advisory Board

Tim Myers has held numerous high-level engineering positions at some of the world's largest IT companies including VMware, NTT Data and Veeam. At VMware Tim helped develop key offerings like vSphere 4 & 5, View, SRM and vCloud Director among many others. Tim makes his home in Tampa, Florida and enjoys time with his family when he's not solving the next big IT challenge.

Johanna Boisen
Advisory Board

Joanna is a partner at Foster Pepper in Seattle, Washington. In addition to chairing the law firm's Tax-Exempt group, Joanna also directs the firm’s nationally recognized and award-winning Pro Bono Practice, which she founded in 2005. In that role, she manages Foster Pepper’s wide-ranging pro bono cases and projects and is responsible for the firm’s corporate social responsibility initiatives. Johanna received the University of Washington's prestigious Woman of Courage Award in 2016 and has been named a Washington Super Lawyer for eight years running.

Kevin Parker
Advisory Board

Kevin Parker wears many hats in Spokane, Washington where he makes his home. He is the President and Owner of Dutch Bros Coffee/Spokane but also teaches Business Leadership at both Gonzaga and Whitworth Universities. Once a rising star in Washington State political scene, Kevin retired from the State House and his leadership position there to focus more time on his business, his teaching and his family.

Bill Snadecki
Advisory Board

Bill Snadecki, now retired, enjoyed a 42-year career career at Alcoa where he served as a Senior Vice President. In that role Bill was responsible for multi-billion dollar operations in both South America and Europe. Fluent in four languages, Bill lived for years in places like Brazil, Switzerland and Italy. Though retired, Bill is still an active skier and golfer in Sun Valley, Idaho where he now makes his home.

Joshua Sonneland, CFA
Advisory Board

Josh Sonneland is Director of Global Business Development for Arya Partners, an AllianceBerstein fund. In his career at AllianceBerstein, Josh has already worked in several key roles including as a research analyst for Select U.S. Equities covering business and information services, fintech and IPOs across all sectors.

 

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