Chief Executive Officer
Shawn is a co-founding partner of Innovar and a seasoned executive with over 20 years of senior management experience. As the President and Chief Executive Officer of Innovar, Shawn has designed and delivered solutions for clients in a variety of industries including communications, cable, media advertising, energy, healthcare, manufacturing, construction and outsourcing.
Prior to professional services, Shawn was the Chief Information Officer for TXU Communications and was responsible for significantly reducing technology costs, implementing a structured development and project management discipline, consolidating multiple billing and customer care systems, and building an integrated and scalable platform to support future acquisitions. Previously, Shawn held various technology leadership positions at Sprint.
Shawn earned a Bachelor's degree in Management Science and Computer Systems from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, OK. He is a Certified Project Management Professional and Six Sigma Analyst. He also holds a U.S. patent for an integration design methodology ("Consolidated Billing System and Method for Use in Telephony Networks") and Ad Copy automation ("Systems and methods for communicating and validating Ad Copy instructions").