RedCloud Focuses on Quality and Client Service in Latest Team Expansion

New set of senior consultants provide clients a combined decades of experience in data and customer analytics, business intelligence and software development

BELLEVUE, Wash. (October 24, 2017) RedCloud Consulting, a Bellevue-based boutique management-consulting firm, announces the recent addition of a diverse group of senior consultants with strong capabilities in data and customer analytics, enterprise rollout and integration, finance-based BI and software and system development. The ongoing growth of RedCloud’s team aligns with multiple industry awards in 2017 recognizing the company’s upward trajectory including being named Washington State’s #1 Fastest-Growing Private Company by the Puget Sound Business Journal and being again listed on Inc. Magazine’s “Inc. 500/5000” list of America’s fastest growing private companies.

“We’re taking a deliberate approach to growing our team to ensure quality and service remain at our core,” said Brett Clifton, Managing Partner and Co-Founder of RedCloud. “This latest cadre of consultants brings that valuable combination of being industry-tested, while remaining eager to help clients achieve at the highest level. I continue to be impressed by the talent that is in the market and want to be part of our integrity and transparency-based approach to consulting.”

The recent RedCloud team additions include:

Tricia Barendt, Senior Consultant

Tricia brings 16 years of research and analytic expertise in bringing the voice of the customer to help leaders shape marketing strategy and brand and product development.

Ralph Pryor, Senior Associate

Ralph is an experienced professional skilled in strategy, leadership, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), cloud adoption, SDLC methodologies, and business intelligence. He has been instrumental in creating and implementing changes that have dramatically improved performance in startup, transitional, and established organizations.

Kelly Knapper, Associate

Kelly brings more than 15 years of industry experience as a program manager with detailed knowledge of customer service and strong command in developing and implementing successful programs, operational strategies and cost-effective solutions.

Jay Brummett, Enterprise Program

In his role with RedCloud, Jay will apply his deep industry experience in enterprise software integration to help clients implement and maximize value from Office365 Cloud Voice.

Ashley Schneider, Associate

After spending the last 5 years at Alaska Airlines as a Call Center Operations Specialist, Ashley has accumulated strong skills in ASPECT, real-time analytics and data processing.

Sharada Hosur, Associate

With a background mixed in technology and finance, Sharada joins RedCloud with experience working in business intelligence and for Microsoft’s Sales, Marketing, Services, IT & Operations Group (SMSG). 

Kevin Spengler, Associate

Kevin has worked as a software developer, systems and database administrator and in analysis roles supporting finance as well as sales and incentive compensation.

RedCloud’s employee strategy leverages company culture based upon industry-leading compensation, a healthy work-life balance driven by local projects and minimal internal reporting requirements as well as a wide variety of job levels to support career growth. The firm places emphasis on transparency, creating and upfront and honest work environment among employees and clients serviced. RedCloud’s service areas include Customer/Partner Engagement, Delivery Excellence, Business Transformation, Data Management and Analytics and Managed Services. More information on current openings is available at:

About RedCloud Consulting
Founded in 1995, RedCloud is a boutique Management Consulting firm based in Bellevue, WA that empowers businesses to realize their potential and reach peak performance.  RedCloud executes projects with a complete and unwavering focus on accountability, dependability and results. We are able to achieve this by providing a broad array of both Business and IT Consulting in addition to staffing solutions to Enterprise clients. Red Cloud’s professional services include Strategic Planning, Process Improvement, Project and IT Product Management, Sales and Marketing, and Business Intelligence Services. Learn more at:, or by following RedCloud on Twitter: @RedCloudConsult and LinkedIn.

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