Meet The Team


  1. John Dusek III
    JD started his IT career in ‘84 working for a IBM Reseller, moving to sales and consulting of Novell networking. Became director of sales for a $50 million dollar reseller. Started his own company in 2000 focusing on Microsoft, AD and Exchange and in 2005 dove head-first into Microsoft UC and has been fascinated by it ever since. JD’s best strength is finding Engineering Superstars.
  2. Joshua Thacker
    Josh’s passion is designing and architecting stable UC environments through mature network assessment and monitoring tools. He makes Lync or Skype for Business pains go away!
  3. Dan Klimek
    As the Chief Technology Officer, Dan ensures Co-Mergent is on the right path to be leaders in Microsoft Unified Communications.
  4. Luke Kannel
    As VP, Channel Development, Luke serves as a trusted advisor to partners focused on Microsoft Unified and Intelligent communications. Luke is fanatical about finding individuals' strengths and leveraging them to their fullest!
  5. Phil Silva
    The team's Lead Developer, Phil works to bring innovation to the table by building modern applications that provide IT professionals with a leg up in assessing and monitoring the health and performance of their Unified Communications environment. From on-premise environments on up to the cloud. Whether it be for business or pleasure, Phil strives to enhance and improve operations by doing what he loves, coding for fun!
  6. Josh Crabtree
    As a Senior UC Engineer, Josh’s primary focus is on support and deployment of Microsoft UC platforms both on premise and in the cloud. Josh shares his ‘field notes’ periodically on his blog: www.uccrab.org.
  7. Lisa Mackenzie
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