Protelo was founded in 2008 by Christer Johansson after nearly 20 years of experience in the software industry. Christer started his career as a hands-on technical consultant. Over time, his technical skills, business acumen and leadership skills elevated him to an executive position of a leading global enterprise class software company. Under Christer’s leadership, Protelo has been successful at building a team of highly skilled and experienced senior consultants.
Believing that long term success is the result of integrity, Christer has placed honesty and integrity as a core value of Protelo.
“At Protelo, we believe passionately in providing our clients with honest technology leadership. We understand our clients expect transparency and accountability in their relationships with us. Practicing openness and commitment ensures our consultants meet those expectations. In short, our clients trust us to say what we mean and to mean what we say.”
What Our Customers Say:
“We are very happy with Protelo and consider them as a business partner with a stake in our success and leaders to ensure our success.”
“I have high expectations and drive to get my team and my business priorities met. Protelo works well and responds well to us.”
“Protelo does an excellent job and meets or exceeds the expectations of the key leaders and project managers providing the direction and priority.”
“Business experience, mind, and contribution to the solution. Not purely design to specifications but design to solution...openness, responsiveness, wide range and depth of experience.”
“Protelo listens to our needs and seems to understand our reasons for doing what we do. You ask the right questions to make sure every change is correct.”
“We are moving all support to Protelo.”
The Collective Experience:
The collective experience of the Protelo team spans decades and a wide range of industries, business functions, technologies, software products and geographies. Although we are presently focused on selected products and services, our broad experience provides additional insight to our approach. Below are highlights of our collective experience.
Distribution and Light Manufacturing:
Electronics, electrical, automotive, fasteners, industrial supplies, office supplies, school supplies, paper and packaging, food, beverage, wine & liquor, gourmet gift, pharmaceuticals, medical devices.
retail, e-tail, catalog, marketing services, real estate development, insurance and reinsurance, securities trading, education, department of defense.
Business Functions and Processes:
Financial accounting, supply chain execution, planning and event management; distribution, inventory management, warehousing and radio frequency, logistics, shipping, production, rebates / royalties / chargebacks, pricing models, EDI, supply chain, manufacturing execution, CRM, ecommerce, multi-national, multi-currency, multi-company.
Java EE, C#.Net, C, PHP, VB.Net, ILE RPG, Windows, Linux, iSeries, Unix, Aldon LMi, DB2,, MYSQL, JetForm.
NetSuite, IBS ASW, IBS Enterprise, IBS Integrator, Dynamics, Salesforce.com, MarketLive, Great Plains, BPCS, JD Edwards, DMAS, DAS, Joomla, TikiWiki, Aldon, Paymentech, Cybersource, BluePay, Magento, Avalara, CCH.
While Protelo is based in Folsom, CA, near Sacramento, the team has deep international experience, having either lived, worked or been educated in the United States, Sweden, Norway, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Switzerland, Poland, Canada, Mexico, India, China and Australia. The majority of the Protelo team members are fluent in at least one language in addition to English.