Brad functions as the Chief Technology Officer and fulfills the role of the managing the implementation and support servicing over 500 accounts. Brad also manages the company financials, Human Resources, CRM, and IT Infrastructure. Much of his day-to-day activities include project management of customer projects and managing ongoing service order activities for our team as well as actively participate in product implementation and maintenance as the Senior Engineer on most of CNG’s offerings.
Before joining CNG as a partner in the newly chartered family business in 2003, Brad had spent the previous 6 years attending college and piloting aircraft for different airlines working his way up the ranks in pursuit of a promising flying career. When the Aviation job market began to change adversely in 2002 the timing was perfect to enable him to learn the business that his father had a long career with and joined the family team with his father Jerry and sister Jill. Since then Brad has earned and maintains many of the vendor product certifications in CNG's portfolio for sales, design, and implementation and maintains a Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification.
He also spends time volunteering for several boards in the local Kankakee area including the Kankakee Development Corporation, fostering a revival of the downtown Kankakee District where CNG’s corporate offices are located and is also on a local Credit Union board. Brad is proudly recognized as one of the elite inaugural, “40 Under 40” recognizing future leaders in Kankakee County.
Brad and his wife Tiffany reside in nearby Bourbonnais raising their 2 children.