Alec Elmore

Chief Technology Officer

Alec is the founder and President of OpenGate Consulting, a Philadelphia-based IT and Management Consulting firm. With twenty-plus years of hands-on experience in operational improvements, technology implementation, project management, and strategic planning, he is adept at working with diverse groups and leading executives through challenging change initiatives.

Prior to OpenGate, Alec was VP of Product Strategy for Prescient Systems, a supply chain software company.  Alec also worked as a Manager for the Business Consulting practice of Arthur Andersen with a focus on ERP and Supply Chain.  Alec is a graduate of Dickinson College.

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