Who Are We?
Open Thought Strategies is focused on providing creative approaches to your needs that maximize your existing information technology investments. One-on-one relationships are an important part to delivering on a successful project, and our small size (of one) provides a superior relationship, and a way to complement your IT team with specialized skills, on an as-needed and flexible basis.
Philip Richard, CTT+, CCDH, MCITP. With over a decade of experience in providing information technology solutions to organizations in Canada's capital region, founder and principal consultant Phillip Richard is committed to helping clients realize the full potential of their existing IT assets and data, by thinking outside of the box. As a CTT+ certified technical instructor, Phillip has an extensive understanding of how to help organizations adopt new technologies and maximize their value through better employee engagement in software projects. As an MCITP certified consultant, Phillip has deep knowledge of the Microsoft platforms for business intelligence solutions, and can assist client with their big-data problems by leveraging emerging technology platforms such as Hadoop.