TBConsulting was founded nearly 25 years ago with the goal of delivering IT solutions and best practices once only available to the Fortune 100, making the solutions more consumable and affordable to the mid-market and emerging enterprise space. TBC has established a proven track record of success as a managed service provider, partnering with our clients to provide outcome-driven and customer-centric service. We are proud of our 95% client retention rate -- at TBC, we listen, we care, and we are deeply committed to supporting our clients' digital transformation strategies.
TBC's certified engineering team possesses the depth of knowledge and expertise to deliver the most up-to-date and innovative solutions to our clients. We partner with leading enterprise-grade technology companies including Nutanix, Veeam, ServiceNow, and Oracle, to meet the needs of our clients in an ever-changing technology landscape. We are proud that our fractional consumption models make the most advanced capabilities a reality for our clients. IT poses risks to all types of organizations and those risks are constantly changing -- TBC is able to position your business to manage those changes. We proactively and comprehensively monitor the security environment so that your organization's security strategy continually evolves to meet the changing demands.
Partnering with TBC expands your team's expertise and capacity to that of a fully robust IT department. Your business will be able to launch those "whiteboard projects" faster without worrying about bringing on the right in-house team or about issues of scalability. Don't let your IT department get dragged down trying to manage the "keep the lights on" functions. TBC has decades of proven experience in just that -- we deliver the mundane exceptionally. TBC can help your business turn IT into a competitive advantage.
We are passionate about the work we do and the difference we make for our clients. We embrace change, challenge, and opportunity and are passionate about giving back to our community. Our clients are passionate about the pain points that need solving and the business outcomes they envision—so is our team. TBC is passionate about providing the time and space for our clients to implement their digital transformation strategy.
We believe the value of a partnership is paramount and foundational. We enthusiastically build long-lasting, productive relationships with our clients, team members, and vendors. We invest in your long-term success because we care. We build partnerships by solving problems collaboratively, which means we get to know your business, your employees, and your unique needs. We think and act as an extension of your team, giving you the feel of an in-house team with the experience of a larger MSP—and we like to think that stands for Managed Service Partner.
We are never satisfied with the status quo. As a team, we learn, train, grow, and innovate to continue to provide delivery excellence and exceed our clients’ expectations. The world of technology is evolving daily. We feel strategy should evolve too. Whether it’s understanding how we can fit into your existing strategy, updating a strategy based on new factors, or sharing strategies that are successful in your industry, we’re here to provide solutions for your business now and in the long term
After collaborating with TBConsulting on numerous projects, Dieter Gable joined the company as CEO in 2008. He brings more than 30 years of systems and consulting experience to TBConsulting. Dieter was previously a partner with one of the big-6 consulting firms servicing major clients in the financial services and government sectors. Much of his previous experience focused on developing genuinely impactful long-term strategies and outcomes for clients.
Dieter graduated from the University of Arizona and has remained involved with his alma mater. Dieter has a strong sense of giving back to the community, whether through advisory roles for private company boards or volunteering his time with local charities in Arizona. Dieter also takes his passions to a higher level through his enthusiasm for aviation as a Lifetime Blue Blazer with the Fighter Country Partnership Foundation, a group of individuals committed to supporting the men, women, families, and mission of Luke Air Force Base. When not at the helm of TBC, Dieter enjoys traveling the world and hopes to check these off his bucket list: Antarctica, Petra, Seychelles, hiking Kilimanjaro, going on safari in Kenya, and skiing on every continent.
Julie Gable brings almost 20 years of IT and business consulting experience to the TBC leadership team. She has a proven track record of leveraging a blend of deep technology and operational capabilities to deliver meaningful and measurable results. After earning a Bachelor of Science degree in International Marketing from Arizona State University, Julie began her IT consulting career at Accenture (then Andersen Consulting), focused primarily on serving Fortune 100 companies in the financial and government sectors.
Her depth of experience includes leadership, strategic planning, product management, business analysis, project management, and the entire software development life cycle. As COO for TBC, she has driven traction against strategic goals by providing organizational clarity and keeping the executive leadership team accountable and focused. In the community, Julie is a member of the Board of Trustees at the Arizona Center for Nature Conservation, which governs The Phoenix Zoo, and is a member of National Charity League. Julie’s two greatest joys are spending time with her family (including two amazing daughters) and spending time outdoors. She has hiked a glacier in Alaska, a “14er” in Colorado, and the Grand Canyon rim-to-rim. Julie’s goal is to visit all 63 National Parks; there are only 45 more to go!
Paul Arrington brings over 20 years of technical and IT operations experience to his role as Director of Operations at TBConsulting. His vast array of knowledge and experience comes from IT leadership roles across multiple industries and environments. He is uniquely situated to understand both sides of the equation, as in prior roles, he retained the services of an MSP, and now he provides those services to clients. This allows him to anticipate and meet customer needs as they work to transform and grow. Paul is not a fan of tech for tech's sake and believes the best part of his job is problem-solving through technology to drive progress for his clients.
Paul is passionate about training - technology moves faster than ever before - thus, learning new skills and staying sharp are the only ways to stay ahead of the constant advances. His pursuit of operational excellence is the driving factor that guides him and his team as they implement the core values of TBConsulting: Passion, Partnership, and Innovation.
A native of Arizona, Paul is a proud veteran of the United State Marine Corps. He enjoys giving back to his community by volunteering with Special Olympics. And when not spending time with his wife and three sons, you may find him outside or up in the air. Paul is a passionate outdoorsman and intrepid pilot of powered parachutes.
Jim Nedved is a highly experienced technology project manager with over 25 years of experience delivering business solutions to IT clients. He has an extensive track record in project delivery, service management, program governance, financial tracking, and resource management on a global scale. Mindful of budgets and schedules, Jim is a strong leader and an effective communicator who provides guidance and direction to teams delivering technical projects for business stakeholders across a multitude of digital platforms.
Jim has a degree in Industrial Engineering from Arizona State University, a Master’s Certificate in Homeland Defense and Security from the Naval Postgraduate School, and a Certificate in Smart Cities Design and Technology from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Jim is also PMI-ACP and SAFe Agilist 5.0 certified.
A native of Iowa, Jim is a proud veteran of the United States Armed Forces, serving 10 years active duty with the Air Force and 22 years with the Arizona Air National Guard, retiring as a Command Chief Master Sergeant. Jim is currently involved with a program through the Maricopa Community Colleges that provides assistance, training, and mentoring to veterans who are pursuing higher education.
Jim is an award-winning photographer, whose work focuses on street scenes, often depicting inclement weather. His work has been shown in galleries in Arizona and Australia. And the travel destination still on Jim’s bucket list? Antarctica!
Lynda Santoro brings over 25 years of technical sales experience to her role as Director of Sales at TBConsulting. Lynda is passionate about helping TBC's clients drive efficiency and modernization efforts through digital transformation. Lynda has keen intuition and is a true ‘people person’ able to foster lasting relationships with key stakeholders. She is passionate about her clients and always seeks to provide technology solutions that will meet their business objectives and exceed their expectations. Creative, strategic problem-solving is Lynda’s forte.
Lynda received her undergraduate degree in Business from the University of Nebraska. Married with two sons, she enjoys spending time with family and giving back to the local community. Lynda has acquired a wonderful new title—Grandmother—let the shopping and spoiling begin! Whenever she gets the chance, Lynda loves to travel in a truly immersive way, learning about the culture of the place and the people. And the place she’d most like to return to? Italy!
Steve Walker brings more than a decade of experience in thought leadership and executive-level IT business development to TBConsulting as Director of Key Accounts. His intimate knowledge of IT and effectiveness at communicating with executives across various industries allows him to identify pain points within companies and work together to find solutions.
Steve’s executive experience within the IT Managed Services field allowed him to develop a leadership style, which garners the respect and dedication of his colleagues and peers, particularly during times of high stress and impending deadlines. Steve keeps everyone motivated and focused on shared goals. His experience with building and leading successful business development teams has led to multi-million-dollar company growth.
Steve earned his Bachelor of Science degree from San Diego State University. When he is not with his TBConsulting team, you can find him spending quality time with his family and answering the call of the Southern California waves.
Troy Bodrero has 35 years of experience in the technology sector. In that time, Troy has served in a variety of roles. They all have one thing in common—to bring the latest innovative solutions to the client to ease the IT burden for their organization. Troy began his study of IT at Utah State University. Since then, he has earned several certifications, including a Management Certificate from Harvard University. In his current role as Senior Manager, Operations Excellence, Troy feels lucky and honored to be leading this team—they are smart, dedicated, and client-focused—in short, they make him look good every day!
Troy is a native of Utah and has lived off and on in Arizona for over 30 years. He is the proud father of 6 children and the grandfather of 7 as well—he loves his family just the way it is—at least for the moment, until another little one arrives!
When not bringing top-tier IT solutions to TBC’s clients, you can find Troy enjoying his favorite pastimes, acting as king of the grill and watching football. He is a devoted fan of the Los Angeles Rams and the Aggies of Utah State. The pros are great, but the raw emotion of college football really speaks to him.
Although Troy loves living in Arizona, travel beckons too. His all-time favorite trip was to Amsterdam and the dream trip of the future is a safari in Africa.
Steve Kalomas has 25 years of experience in the ever-changing technology sector. Many varied roles have provided him with a wide knowledge base which he brings to TBConsulting as Director of Service Delivery. Steve began with hands-on technical experience, which formed the foundation for his knowledge in the field. Spending time in the world of sales support fostered his design/partner passion, which still drives him today. On the operations side, Steve has led numerous engineering teams as they executed complex and ground-up transformational implementations. This varied background has led to him becoming a subject matter expert on many MSP disciplines.
Steve has partnered with clients ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500, with a focus on Federal and State Governments. He believes in continual improvement personally and professionally, as growth is never-ending. Steve shares this passion with others by teaching and mentoring.
Steve is a native of northern Illinois, but he wisely escaped that cold weather 26 years ago, in favor of sunny Arizona. Steve is married with 4 children and 3 grandchildren. When he’s not helping clients solve complex IT puzzles, he’s either with his family, in his workshop building and creating or on the links. Bucket list travel destinations are near and far—the Outer Banks of North Carolina and Greece!