9Ware Management Team

Three owners, each with over 30 years of post-college business experience across a broad range of business sectors and corporate functions. We joined forces in 2003 to combine that experience with our shared passion for the Power of Data!
Don Grage
Managing Partner & Tech Lead
Chief Technologist, Lead Data Architect

Background:
UCLA BS Physics, Georgetown MBA, started developing software and launched first company at 16 years of age.

Fun Facts:
Married with 3 children, born and raised in California, has traveled to 45 countries and loves... Ultimate Frisbee.

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Kellen Furness
Co-founder & President
Client Services Lead, User Experience Lead

Background:
UVA BS Commerce, held management roles in advertising and franchising corporate operations before learning software.

Fun Facts:
Married with 2 children, DC area native, garage band singer, repairs her own home appliances and twice hiked Grand Canyon.

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Barry Kamrad
Co-founder & Partner
Business Manager: Finance, Tax, Legal

Background:
Aircraft Engineer, software developer, staff development specialist, principled leadership expert.

Fun Facts:
Married with 2 children, finished High School in Kansas, passionate about antique machines & electronics.

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