Why Innovative Computers?

Innovative Computers (IC) sees itself as an extension to our customerís businesses. We thoroughly analyze and understand our customerís business needs, pains and desires before we lift a finger. With ICís depth and breadth of IT and business skills, we look to empower our customers business while bringing them greater technical efficiencies, at a lower cost. Innovative Computers compliments its small, medium and large business customers alike. Whether it is a one-time outsourced project with simple needs, or itís an ongoing complex project with multiple demands, IC is ready. You can trust that IC will deliver, and will deliver at a lower cost!

Benefits of Outsourcing to Innovative Computers:
  • Profit margins will increase as a result of reduced operating expenses
  • Increased productivity and efficiency from your teams.
  • Flexible use of valuable resources.
  • On demand certified and experienced technology professionals.
  • Workloads easily adjusted to current budgets.
  • IT leaders are recognized for their business contributions and IT solutions.

  • With Innovative Computers as your Technology Partner, you can focus on running your business and not having your business run you. Innovative Computers has an extended team of trusted partners and vendors that gives us the capability to serve almost any of your IT needs.

    Contact IC to schedule a no obligation overview presentation of our capabilities and analysis of your current IT environment.

    Partner List:
  • Microsoft
  • Dell
  • HP
  • Symantec
  • Kaspersky
  • Crucial Technology
  • Digium
  • Cavalier Telephone
  • Zyxel
  • Cisco
  • Innovative Computers Staff:

    William Ellis - President

    Since 1982, before there was such a thing as "IT", Bill has been involved in computers.†After serving in the Marine Corp, Bill assisted in leading teams in the development, manufacturing and quality of seating systems at Lear Seating Corp.†Being a customer liaison to the major automotive manufactures Bill learned problem-solving skills that would serve his business experiences well upon deciding to begin his own business.

    Now after 17 years of providing information technology services to businesses that include international corporations to local municipalities Bill is poised to grow Innovative Computers to it's next step.

    Bill possesses a proven track record of database development, report writing and the design and implementation of extensive application programs. The systems created by Bill have†resulted in significantly improved efficiencies for a multitude of customers.

    As the founder of Innovative Computers Bill always has been committed to offering first in class business solutions that include analysis of workflows, development of databases to automate processes, and on-going support following implementation. Over the past several years Bill has lead the vision and direction of all future technologies of Innovative Computers.

    Today, Bill continues to lead with the design and development of new and future products for both Innovative Computers and IC Touch.

    Brian Hess - Vice President Sales and Operations

    Brian Hess joined the Innovative Computers team in April 2009 with 20+ years of sales, marketing and management experience in the telecommunication and IT industry, most recently with Qwest Communications.†

    Having earned his MBA from Cleary University in 2009 Brian was poised to take his education and professional experiences out and develop his own company.†Upon reuniting with Bill Ellis after 30 years they quickly discovered that they completed each other so well they should join teams and go into business together.

    Brian's corporate experiences included supporting sales and support teams around the country and as well as selling a multitude of technologies. A short list include telecommunications services, IT network services and hardware and application software.† Brian has lead sales and support teams responsible for $100M of annual sales and service in markets that include government, education, military, healthcare and commercial.

    Today Brian leads all sales, distribution and marketing channels at Innovative Computers. Brian's responsibilities also include some legal and financial aspects of the business.

    Brian holds an Undergraduate Degree from Eastern Michigan University and an MBA from Cleary University.

    Tobin Dunn - Director of Operations

    Tobin Dunn has been working with Innovative Computers in an administrative role since 2010, and has been involved in the Technology industry since 2005. He has earned a MCP from ComputerTraining.com. Below is a list of some of the technologies he has been involved with installing, implementing, and maintaining:

    • Microsoft Products: Windows 95 through Windows 8, Server 2000
    • through Server 2012, IIS MSSQL Server 2000 through 2008, Microsoft office 97
    • through 2013 including Microsoft Access
    • Apple Mac OSX through 10.8.2
    • Ubuntu Linux, CentOS Linux
    • Zimbra Collaboration Suite, vTiger CRM, ISPConfig, MySQL, VMware ESXI 4.0 through 5.0
    • Cisco routers, switches and wireless access points
    • Fortigate Fortinet firewalls

    Steven Stewart - Director of Customer Relations and Development

    Steven Stewart has been with Innovative Computers since 2006. He has an extensive background in coroporate customer service dating back to 1999 and began his career with Innovative Computers as a field technician in 2006. Steven's skill set includes, but is not limited to:

    • Microsoft Server 2000 and 2003
    • Microsoft Active directory
    • Microsoft Windows XP through Windows 7
    • VoIP
    • Telecommunications
    • Voice and Data Cabling and Configuration
    • CCTV surveillance systems

    Angela Turnbull - Lead Programmer

    Angela Turnbull began working with the Innovative Computers team in 2004. She holds a bachelors degree in computer science from Kettering University. She has experience in many software development technologies and packages, not limited to: PHP, HTML, CSS, JavasScript, jQuery, XML, AJAX, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, VBA (Microsoft Access development), Joomla!, Drupal, and WordPress.