John Basso

John Basso

CIO, Amadeus Consulting

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Biography at a Glance

John Basso is a veteran business technology consultant who has been leading technical teams and implementing leading-edge custom application development solutions for over 15 years. His dynamic spirit and enthusiasm have helped Amadeus Consulting build exceptionally close relationships with many long-term clients.

Basso’s demonstrated ability to manage complex custom software development programs has led to senior executive positions with several Amadeus Consulting clients from start-up through venture funding. As the Chief Technology Officer of PlanetOutdoors.com, Basso led the development and technical operations of a major e-commerce retailer.

At Circadence, a network communication and infrastructure company, he led corporate strategy, product marketing, advertising and research. Basso currently sits on the board of advisors of iSatori Global Technologies, where he helped establish key processes for sustained business growth. As the Chief Strategy Officer of iSatori, Basso managed the technology group and the design, development and implementation of an advanced technology platform.

In addition, Basso has extensive experience with venture capital funding and was a key contributor to equity investments deals for three different promising startup companies of over $20 million each.

Prior to Amadeus Consulting, Basso was a senior technology practice consultant for Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) in Chicago, where he spent five years delivering enterprise software solutions to Fortune 500 companies. Basso managed large-scale projects across the U.S. and Europe, developing technical architectures to link legacy and client server systems.

Education

  • BS, Computer Science with Departmental Honors, Illinois State University

Awards and Honors

  • Named “Forty Under 40 Business Leader” by the Denver Business Journal, 2005