Mr. Venner is a senior information technology consultant with experience in IT Program Management, IT Strategic Planning and IT
Outsourcing. Mr. Venner has advised clients in IT project portfolio management and has conducted numerous outsourcing
assessments and transactions over the past 15 years. He has worked with C level executives and in global environments to achieve
targeted objectives for his clients.
Mr. Venner provided expertise to a client in the development of a Program Management Office to support the client's global transition
to an outsourcing provider covering IT infrastructure, application development and maintenance, HR, F&A and call centers, with a
contract value of over a $1 billion.
He also developed a Program Management Office and led the development of a Project and Enterprise Portfolio Management process
as well as the implementation of Planview, a leading PPM/EPM software tool. This process will allow the client to align investments in
IT with business directions and resolve conflicting priorities for staffing resources and funding to ensure the maximization of benefits
to the enterprise.
Mr. Venner has assisted a consulting client in municipal government to realize between $50M and $75M in project development cost
savings through Contract/Program Management Office efforts by overseeing a large outsourced application development project,
including establishing service level management approach, creating a work order process for identifying staffing and costs, and
managing work packages.
Prior to being an independent consultant, Mr. Venner was a Client Executive within a $10M IT consulting services organization. While
personally delivering subject matter expertise and fulfilling project management commitments, he was also tasked with managing
staff and overseeing client engagements through the full outsourcing life cycle, including preparing and closing client proposals,
managing client relationships, and generating follow-on business.
Gary has M.B.A. in Finance from New York University and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Lehigh University
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