Jared Peno is an entrepreneur who started with a degree in engineering and delivered on a life-long dream of business ownership. He is the co-founder and COO of Alliance and has taken his passion for engineering and applied it towards providing technology solutions for mid-market businesses for over a decade. After developing Alliance’s award-winning service offerings, he has re-focused his efforts on corporate growth as the Chief Operating Officer. Beyond providing leadership for Alliance, Jared is involved in providing expertise for several local non-profits through board responsibilities and volunteer opportunities. Jared keeps a balanced life that supports the growth of his family through coaching youth sports, hunting, fishing, and enjoying outdoor activities. Jared serves many roles in his professional career, but more importantly, he is a focused husband, father, and friend.
He received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. From there he started two side companies (Networking 411, LLC and Saint Louis Backup, LLC) so that he may grow his business knowledge and continue to work in the consulting field. In addition to his consulting he has also worked for Anheuser-Busch, Inc., Master Foods USA, and Cooper B-Line. He has hands-on experience with Corporate IT infrastructure and support methodology, along with Small Business IT networks and customer centric solutions.
Learn more about Jared and connect with him here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jaredpeno/