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Leadership Team

James Mitchell

President

In a 20-year career spanning IT and the financial services industry, James has focused on strategic leadership, systems architecture, and software development. Clients rely on James for winning, innovative strategies. Recently at Bitwise IO, James has: helped architect and develop the Hyperledger Sawtooth distributed ledger project, designed and developed cluster management software for a leading HPC vendor, and led a native mobile application development effort for a Fortune 500 hospitality client.

Shawn Amundson

CTO

Drawing on over 20 years of software architecture, software development, and systems administration experience, Shawn brings strong technical leadership and mentorship to the Bitwise IO team. In working closely with clients, Shawn adheres to the principle that technology is a critical key to business success.

Mark Ford

Director, Program Management

Experienced in program and project management, Mark has successfully led IT programs and projects on behalf of large corporations for nearly 20 years, using best-in-class process methodologies. Specializing in guiding organizations to embrace modern project processes, Mark's accomplishments include complex CRM implementations, business process management, web portal, mobile application, cybersecurity, and new platform innovations.

Peter Schwarz

Director, Software Engineering

For over 15 years, Peter has developed software for startups through Fortune 500s in a variety of business verticals, including fleet-force management, geospatial processing, astronomy, and natural language processing. His love for functional programming languages adds a new dimension to the team's problem-solving talents.