Why CC Pace

What Our Clients are Saying

Client referrals bring us 80% of our new business, and 90% of our clients return to us for additional engagements. This is true for every sector of our company, from Agile Software Development and Agile Training, to Financial Services Consulting and IT Staffing.

Technical Excellence

“CC Pace is no newcomer to delivering successful quality IT projects using Agile software development, coaching and training methodologies.  Over a decade ago as the then CIO at Capital One, I can tell you that CC Pace played a key role in transforming our large organization from Waterfall to Agile resulting in an average increase of 30% to 40% in productivity in Capital One’s development efforts, and improving Time to Market by 50%.  If you’re looking for an Agile partner with commercial best practices, you owe it to your organization to speak with CC Pace.”

Gregor Bailar, Former CIO, Capital One

“The real life experience they have is a huge plus compared to other consulting firms offering academic knowledge as experience.”

Farouk Soliman, Former SVP Global Head Rates IT, HSBC

“CC Pace is a notch above the rest when it comes to technical skills and customer service. They were quick to understand our business, with an approach that was practical and results that were organized and easy to understand. In them we’ve found a technical expert that we will continue to do business with.”

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“Without CC Pace’s technical due diligence we would not have completed our acquisition. CC Pace provided us with a complete overview of our current technology and identified potential red flags, but their consultants didn’t stop after identifying possible problems; they offered the solutions to overcome them before they occurred.”

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“The thing that always separates CC Pace to me is the depth of their knowledge.”

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Methodologies

“By integrating CC Pace resources into our development team, we were able to successfully apply the agile approach and have clarity on budget, timing and functionality and were able to deliver on all three as planned. As a start-up, it was important to have the benefit of a team of experienced resources working seamlessly with our team.”

Paul Cusenza, CEO, Nodal Exchange

“I like their development approach. They have their own process, which is very good. It works well.”

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“If you really want to get to the root of the problem when it comes to your organization’s processes, CC Pace’s approach can get you there. They really understand the business and deliver beyond reasonable expectations.”

Mark Rogers, Former Executive VP, Saxon Mortgage

“CC Pace is a notch above the rest when it comes to technical skills and customer service. They were quick to understand our business, with an approach that was practical and results that were organized and easy to understand. In them we’ve found a technical expert that we will continue to do business with.”

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Creativity

“I was very pleased with CC Pace’s performance in the projects they worked on for the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines. They provided both expertise and independence that was valuable to both management and the Board.”

Steven T. Schuler, Executive Vice President & CFO, FLHB Des Moines

“The thing that always separates CC Pace to me is the depth of their knowledge.”

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“CC Pace consultants are very receptive. They’re great listeners. They invest the time to understand our business and what separates us from our competitors. As a result, their solutions are right on where we need to be in the industry, giving us great advantage in the marketplace.”

Darryl Moore, Director, Column Financial

“They didn’t walk in with a set of canned recommendations, but really listened to our staff and thoroughly reviewed all documentation before they presented their recommendations. The results of their work will help us to continue producing a high quality product within the aggressive schedules our business requires.”

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Service Delivery

“Exceptional collaborative process because we did not have to teach CC Pace anything.”

Farouk Soliman, Former SVP Global Head Rates IT, HSBC

“CC Pace understood the dilemma we were facing. The resulting study and recommendation gave us the details we needed to make an informed decision that was right for us.”

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“They really helped us understand our own situation in the context of our organization, and gave us the tools to implement.”

Henrick Binow-Nielson, Danish Broadcasting Company

“They know what software is out there — what’s available and who is doing what. They are good at developing software. If you tell them you’ve got a particular need and it’s got to be custom made, then they will do a good job of building it.”

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“Without CC Pace’s technical due diligence we would not have completed our acquisition. CC Pace provided us with a complete overview of our current technology and identified potential red flags, but their consultants didn’t stop after identifying possible problems; they offered the solutions to overcome them before they occurred.”

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Client Partnerships

“I have worked with CC Pace for about 15 years now. They are my first choice for IT consulting.”

David Roth, Former Principal, Information Systems, The Carlyle Group

“By integrating CC Pace resources into our development team, we were able to successfully apply the agile approach and have clarity on budget, timing and functionality and were able to deliver on all three as planned. As a start-up, it was important to have the benefit of a team of experienced resources working seamlessly with our team.”

Paul Cusenza, CEO, Nodal Exchange

“Whenever I have a need for a subcontractor or a perm hire I call CC Pace. I have been working with them for about 2 years and find their process and candidates to be top notch. CC Pace has built a strong partnership with us. They have taken the time to really learn our business and culture to make sure the candidates they are providing are a fit. For me, they are clearly one of the best in the business.”

Ben Steinberg, Former CTO, Grab Networks

“A lot of other consulting companies, when they are successful, just want to get bigger and bigger. And then they lose what makes them special. CC Pace has controlled its growth and not lost the personal relationships and expertise they bring.”

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Results

“I was very pleased with CC Pace’s performance in the projects they worked on for the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines. They provided both expertise and independence that was valuable to both management and the Board.”

Steven T. Schuler, Executive Vice President & CEO, FHLB Des Moines

“CC Pace provides high quality candidates for both my consulting and permanent placement needs. They really take the time to listen and ask the right questions so they know what type of resource I need. We’ve been working with them for over 4 years and will continue to because I know they care about their people and my success.”

Barbara Michels, Former Vice President of Technology, Conference of State Bank Supervisors

“[We appreciate] their business experience, along with sound project management, excellent judgment, and the initiative to keep a project moving.”

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“When you’ve been hiring companies to manage critical projects for most of your career, you learn to rely on the consultants who consistently deliver results. When I’m presented with the challenge of implementing a new system on time and within budget, I call CC Pace.”

Jon Voigtman, Former Senior Vice President, Lehman Brothers

Integrity

“CC Pace do what they say and weren’t outrageously priced.”

Gregor Bailar, Former CIO, Capital One

“Promised to have knowledge and experience of the business and brought both with them.”

Farouk Soliman, SVP Global Head Rates IT, HSBC

“For many projects, I always turn to CC Pace. I have a relationship here and I can trust these guys. I know they will deliver for me.”

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“I have a lot of faith in CC Pace that they are going to do right by us and bring good quality to the job.”

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