We Accelerate the Impact of Technology on Business
Many organizations are stuck when it comes to transformation, because they haven’t put the right foundation in place to enable change.

of enterprises are currently in the midst of a digital transformation.


say their transformation is behind schedule – or altogether stuck.


report legacy system complexity as their main roadblock to digital transformation.

Our Mission

What We Do

We propel your transformation forward by doing six things exceptionally well.

Public cloud, migrations, cloud-native applications, FinOps, security -- we can do it all in the cloud while integrating seamlessly with on-prem environments.

Our approach to digital engineering combines culture, tools, and process to continuously deliver software innovation while reducing complexity.

We help clients unlock value from their data to improve client experiences and create new revenue streams.

AHEAD scales infrastructure to meet the performance, availability, and reliability needs of any workload.

If you can’t automate it, ask why. We relentlessly apply automation to reduce costs and eliminate waste, allowing our clients to focus resources on that which drives differentiating value.

Security should weave into every aspect of enterprise IT, and we take a holistic approach that allows security to act not as a roadblock, but as a guardrail that safely allows business to move faster.

How We Do It

Education & Enablement
We are educators first, and each year we host more than 300 clients to our offices for educational briefings, visioning workshops, and access to our state-of-the-art labs, to explore the possible across all facets of enterprise technology.
Strategy & Roadmap
Our consultants partner with clients to develop end-to-end technology strategies and roadmaps that fuse business and technology requirements, as well as stitch together various workstreams to help guide transformation holistically.
Design & Plan
Through creativity, innovation, and expertise in the technologies of our 200 vendor partners, our consultants architect digital delivery platforms that are best of breed and fully tailored to our clients’ environments.
Deployment & Management
With our delivery and managed services teams, we ensure our solutions are implemented correctly the first time, with added ability to assume, transform, and run your IT operations to improve their long-term effectiveness and efficiency.

Top Partners

AHEAD sells, implements, and supports the offerings of more than 200 providers of digital platform technologies, across data center infrastructure, public cloud, data analytics, automation, operations, and security. Our strategic partnerships help us innovate and integrate across your entire digital delivery environment.

AHEAD is an AWS Premier Consulting partner, having attained the Migration, DevOps, Storage, Networking, Digital Workplace and Data Analytics Competencies. The designation recognizes AHEAD as an AWS Partner Network (APN) member who delivers both technical proficiency and proven client success with AWS.
AWS Competencies
AWS Certifications


Alexis Focht
Services Operations Manager

Favorite place to visit: “I’ve had the privilege of traveling to many wonderful places, but there is nowhere I love more than Northern Michigan. The fresh water, quaint towns, and sandy dunes make it a top destination for this Michigander!”

Hysam Galal
Vice President, Advisory

Favorite place to visit: “Probably London…it is a true cosmopolitan city with lots of cultures and great food options (non-English food I might add).”

Mark Killian

Favorite quote:

“Ichi-go Ichi-e – Japanese idiom loosely translated as ‘one time, one meeting’ or ‘once in a lifetime’. It’s a reminder to cherish each meeting or experience as a unique moment or opportunity.”

Anita Moore
Director, Experience Marketing

Favorite place to visit:
”Maui, Hawaii. When I was growing up my grandparents always dreamed of going and had planned to go upon retirement. Unfortunately, my grandfather never made it, but I have visited many times and always credit them for inspiring my love of Hawaii.”

Dan Adamany
Chief Executive Officer

Favorite place to visit: “Our cottage in Door County. I grew up going there and have heavy nostalgia for the area.”

Natalie Papacek
Senior Services Operations Specialist

Future tech you’re excited about?
“I look forward to see how technology will further advance to help others in desperate need of cheaper electricity and portable water. I’m hopeful these advancements will be prioritized for future needs.”

George Magallanes
Delivery Manager

How did you first get involved in tech? “The year was 1984 and I was a High School Senior who took a Data Process Occupation class, which provided seniors the opportunity to interview for internships at different companies. I interviewed for a position with Arthur Andersen LLP to work in data center operations as a report distribution technician and turned that opportunity into a 19 year career at Andersen.”

Camille Heiden
Senior Services Operations Specialist

Fun fact: “Before starting at AHEAD, I was living in Shenzhen, China working as an English teacher.”

Tim Frank
Chief Revenue Officer

Currently learning more about: “How our clients are using data and analytics to drive their business.”

Krista Meschino
Resource Manager

Favorite quote: “A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.” – John Augustus Shedd

Latest News

August 10, 2023
AHEAD and Harness® Launch Platform Engineering Accelerator
Press Release
May 17, 2023
AHEAD Expands Globally with Service Delivery Office in India
Press Release
February 1, 2023
AHEAD Named a National Top Workplace
Press Release
Accelerate Your Impact

Get in Touch

Let’s talk about your next project. How can we help?
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.