We bring a powerful blend of experience, knowledge and analytical capabilities to deliver insight and value to your business. We average over twenty-five years of experience and have had prior careers as CIOs, CEOs, CFOs, COOs and business leaders across various industries. Our management team has the experience required to help you make intelligent decisions that drive your business forward.
John E. French
CEO and Chairman of the Board
John French joined the company in 2003 as CEO. Prior to joining RESULTS, Inc., he was the Chairman and CEO of Bankline, which he joined at its inception in 1983. The company grew to become a full service bank automation and data processing company. When sold in 1998 there were over 700 employees and 20 processing centers throughout the United States. Prior to joining Bankline, he was Senior Vice President of the Information Services Division of Allied Bank of Texas in Houston, the lead bank of an $8 billion holding company. During this time French was one of the original incorporators of the Pulse EFT Network. French was a Corporate VP of National ShareData. He held positions in development, sales and operations. He was also employed by Commercial National Bank in Kansas City, KS. During his work at the bank he chaired the committee that formed NACHA, the third clearing house in the US. He began his career in IT with IBM. French holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in mathematics from Emporia State University. He is also a graduate of the Wisconsin Graduate School of Banking.
Patrick A. Murphy
Patrick Murphy has over 25 years of Sales and Management experience in the IT industry. At RESULTS, Patrick is responsible for operations, administration, sales and growth. Before working at RESULTS Technology, Patrick worked for software companies in the health care industry. Prior to moving into software, Patrick held various management positions for Gateway Computers, including Director of Retail, where he was responsible for designing and implementing strategy for 120 stores across the country. Also while at Gateway, he was Director of Education where he was responsible for managing over 345 people and a $500 million budget. His last position at Gateway was Director of Sales Systems. Patrick has a bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University.
Al Von Der Linden
Al has more than 39 years of IT experience in technology operations, project management and application development. He is responsible for engineering and client delivery services. Gaining diverse industry experience, Al served as a business segment CIO/Technology Operations Director at PNC Bank and held project management and application development positions at DST Systems, Ericsson, Kimberly-Clark and Johnson Controls. He has managed several large-scale projects throughout his career, including a major system development and implementation project for the FDIC, accounting system replacements and data center moves. Al holds a bachelor’s of business administration degree from the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater.
Chief Technology Officer, CISA, MBA, CCNA, CSSA,CAN, MCP, CCA.
Mike has over 25 years' experience in IT as a developer, administrator, CIO and consultant. Mike is responsible for development, maintenance and auditing of all internal systems and procedures for quality and information security for RESULTS and for those services provided to RESULTS' customers. Following an early career in archaeology, Mike shifted to application development and small systems support at Liberty Savings Bank where he became CFO and COO. Mike returned to pure IT work with CompuNet in 1997, which was acquired by RESULTS Technology in 2004. Mike holds a bachelor’s degree from Missouri State University, a master’s degree from the University of Arizona, and a master’s of business administration from Rockhurst University.
Regional Vice President
Mike has more than 30 years of IT Managed Services, Telecommunication and Infrastructure Sales, Consulting, and Account Management experience in the St. Louis region. Mike has a long, established track record of successfully working with a broad base of clients and helping them in the effective application of technology in their businesses. He is responsible for business development, client acquisition and satisfaction in the St. Louis region. Mike’s was formerly Sales Director for Clarus Communications, a telecommunication services provider in St. Louis. He has also been a Channel Manager for NeoNova Network Services, a reseller of Google Apps for Business.