Technology >> CEO Interviews >> March 26, 2001

Kendall Kunz – Aris Corporation – (arsc)

KENDALL KUNZ was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer, Aris Corporation in June 2000. He has served on the Board of Directors since March 1997. Mr. Kunz now oversees the day-to-day operations and business development for Aris Corporation. In this capacity, he leads the Aris team in applying integrated system solutions and advanced technologies to meet the changing needs of both commercial and government customers around the world. Mr. Kunz has held many strategic positions with Aris, including his most recent role as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Consulting. Clients have looked to him for strategic direction on leveraging database and relationship technologies to further their goals for competitive advantage and corporate profitability. Before joining Aris, Mr. Kunz held a number of positions with Oracle Corporation from 1988 to 1992. He graduated from Purdue University where he received his degree in Business Management with distinction. He also serves as Strategic Counsel on an Advisory Board for Profile
TWST: Could you provide our readers with a brief overview and history of the company?

Mr. Kunz: We began in 1990 as a consulting company in the IT services sector, helping Fortune 500