Aaron Colton

Aaron Colton

Founder, President & CEO

Core Competency:

Inspirer-in-Chief; Company leader and role model; Experienced advisor and mentor; Ethical/moral compass

Calling Card:

Instills confidence in customers and employees that ICS can collectively do great things to meet or exceed expectations

Industry Experience:

25 years as CEO of two systems integration companies—Ceitronics for 16 years, from 1985-2002; and Founder and CEO of ICS since 2002

Key ICS Projects:

Auto Desk, Client Briefing Center; Hewlett Packard, Executive Briefing Center; Intuit, MP2 and MV build outs, Menlo Park and Mountain View; Hitachi Yerba Buena Site, AV; Herbert Hoover Building Department of Commerce, Washington, D.C.

Key Clients:

Rudolph & Sletten General Contractors; DPR Construction, Fluor; Hewlett-Packard; Intuit; Hitachi; AutoDesk; Hitachi; HSBC

Key Vendors:

There are hundreds of them, and they are so good we have given them their own section on our website

Education:

B.S., California State University, Chico, Business Administration

Favorite Part of Working at ICS:

“The collection of personalities here are fun to be around. Seeing the fruits of our labor is a rush, too. A finished theater that sounds awesome or finishing a building on a tough schedule provides a huge sense of accomplishment. I also enjoy having the ability to positively impact so many people’s lives.”

Professional Affiliations:

NECA Board of Directors, NSCA, ICIA

Outside Interests:

Watching his boys become men; growing grapes and making wine; foreign and domestic travel; dog named Noah; sports fishing; and golf, golf, golf

Favorite Sport:

Golf; Mountain biking; sports fishing and fly fishing; hiking; season ticket holder for the SF Giants 15 years