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


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