Is your manufacturing company stifled by lack of scalability?

Is your manufacturing company stifled by lack of scalability?

Are your technology investments making your people more effective, your business more competitive and consistently delivering return on investment?

By peeling-back the layers of your business systems Allen CIO uncovers threats, lack of efficiency, and delivers contemporary solution strategies to position your business for growth.

Successful manufacturing companies must be positioned to rapidly incorporate best of breed technology. Knowledge is knowing that you cannot know everything IT, but you’re astute enough to engage a seasoned expert. We leverage our knowledge of other manufacturer’s successes to bring you the best in class solutions.


Allen CIO supports manufacturing companies as their virtual chief information officer (CIO) and partner. This means we can take on very specific roles for as little or as long as you would like.  Working closely with both the business end of your organization and your IT, we help align your technology spending with your big picture objectives. In general it doesn’t matter what technology you have in place, it is about how you use it.  Ben Allen is a senior-level CIO and multi-faceted technology executive that can be utilized to greatly improve your business systems.

  • We are your advocate – Allen CIO is vendor agnostic and acts as a member of your company for your best interests
  • Manufacturing focused – We work only with manufacturing companies
  • Department specific – We have unique knowledge with how different business units can leverage technology in different ways to provide ROI
  • Referral partners – We don’t know everything which is why we have developed over 120 relationships with different experts across the Colorado Front Range
  • Risk reduction – Having an outside, unbiased partner work alongside IT to brainstorm ways to lower risk from cyber attack while spending less money is essential
  • Agility – Manufacturers need to be positioned to rapidly incorporate technology changes
  • Unification – One of the roles of IT is to ensure your entire staff is using the same systems in the same way
  • Execution – Whether we work with IT, do the work ourselves or recommend outsourced technical resources, we assume the leadership best applied for your success


We roll up our sleeves, analyze your systems and then apply our knowledge to identify IT solutions that we can help execute.

When you engage with Allen CIO we can:

      • Take part in leadership meetings to understand the challenges facing the business in order to make appropriate technology recommendations
      • Leverage learning management systems for staff and vendor training
      • Select, implement, integrate and train users on new systems
      • Develop or review your technology documentation repository for best practices and risk mitigation
      • Design appropriate front office processes and procedures to compliment your specific type of manufacturing
      • Provide technology coaching to CIO, CTO and other C-Level team members