Byron Hutchinson – Founder and Managing Director
Byron began his career in IT in 1996 as an Account Executive with Soft-Switch Inc. As a pioneer in the IT arena, Soft-Switch provided a technology platform that enabled the connection of disparate email systems and directories. Following the acquisition of Soft-Switch by Lotus, and ultimately IBM, Byron continued with IBM to evangelize the Lotus Notes and WebSphere platforms. As a member of the IBM team, Byron spearheaded several successful efforts implementing Lotus Notes and WebSphere based solutions.
After leaving IBM in 2003, Byron continued his career at SunGard Higher Education, managing various software, hardware, and consulting vendors. In 2005, Byron founded BT Consulting, and established the company as a premiere minority-owned Application Development Consulting and Staffing organization.
Bill Davidson – Director of Human Resources and Client Management
Beginning his career as a computer operator for Shared Medical Systems in 1985, Bill rose through the programming ranks through several companies, until taking a more client facing role at Soft-Switch in 1991. After providing client education services, account support services, and sales leadership, Bill ultimately expanded Soft-Switch into an international leader in non-US markets. After leaving IBM in 1998, Bill partnered with several colleagues to form United Messaging, and email outsourcing company supporting Lotus Notes and Microsoft Exchange.
After the sale of United Messaging, Bill moved into sales leadership roles with Keane Consulting and Innovative Consulting. Bill continues to provide his leadership to BTC by managing the needs of our account base as well as our talented pool of consulting professionals.
Larry Griffin – Director of Consulting Services
Larry is a Principal IT Architect and Oracle Database Administrator by trade. He has over twenty years of experience in the information technology industry with extensive experience in the implementation of large scale and mid-range systems for major clients across a range of industries. Many clients and their DBA teams depend on Larry when it comes to stabilizing their Oracle environment, tuning the individual applications, and providing full reports. His experience has been focused around installing, maintaining, migrating, and upgrading Oracle databases for both custom and packaged Oracle E-Business systems. His specialty skills include performance tuning, architecture assessment, Oracle 11i implementation expertise, hardware assessment, and system infrastructure.
Larry’s professional experience spans tenures at Cap Gemini America, Ernst & Young, Innovative Consulting, and Villanova University. Larry continues to specialize in the Oracle E-Business installations, Oracle 11i upgrades, Oracle performance tuning and Overall Oracle implementations of major Oracle-based systems. While Larry’s technical expertise across the various technologies and platforms is extensive, his mastery of Oracle-based systems is unsurpassed.