About Us

PetaForce was created in Colorado by Carlin Dornbusch, in 2006, to help businesses improve their market positions.  Our focus is to help businesses realize their highest value of IT investments through our Education, Advisory and Implementation services.  Our deep experience allows us to impart the best practices of key IT functions and strategies, allowing our customers to rapidly mature their people, processes and systems.

Carlin Dornbusch – President – Carlin’s diverse background of solution sales, systems engineering and delivery have lead to his success in strategic management for both multi-billion dollar businesses and several entrepreneurial ventures. He has taken on the roles of CTO, CIO, COO, VP Engineering, Advisor and Managing Partner of a Colorado investment firm over his 20 year professional history. His core competencies of strategic planning, technology leverage, change management and culture cultivation are made available to all of PetaForce's clients.

Patty Eilers – Process Practice – Her 25 years of experience includes business process automation, systems integration, and software architecture. She has worked as a Project Lead, Business Analyst and Solution Architect on a variety of projects and has a reputation for always emphasizing quality, repeatability, and process excellence. With her extensive experience in both management and technology she plays an instrumental role in bridging the gap between the business and IT. She is also skilled in mentoring/training both technical and end users in new application offerings, BPM processes, and modeling techniques, and related technologies. Her hands-on expertise with SOA, BPMN, OOAD, etc. is strengthened by her executive MBA and Six Sigma training.
Mark Perkins – ITIL and SOA Practice – Mark Perkins is an Enterprise Architect in the SOA Solutions Group within Software AG USA, Inc. He brings over 25 years of software development and consulting experience. He has worked as CTO, Technical Account Manager, and Enterprise Architect on many projects. As an Enterprise Architect, he plays instrumental roles from Architecture, Design, Development, Implementation, and Testing, to Production Rollout, as well as mentoring other consultants, customers and SI partners.
Tyler Jacobs – Technology and Infrastructure – Tyler Jacobs is a proven expert in web business, communications, design, development, and agile project management with over 12 years experience. Tyler developed his strong business background through private and public sector positions and projects. He is an effective communicator able to explain complex concepts and issues to non–technical individuals. He also has an effective agile team oriented management and working style.

David Farber – Mobile Technologies – David has over 20 years software development experience a deep passion for the mobile market. David excels at bringing together project stakeholders and development staff to predictably and successfully deliver projects by focusing on best practices in requirements management, system architecture and software development.

Jeff Smith – Program Management – Jeff has more than 20 years of combined Program/Project Management experience in a multitude of public and private sector environments. His expertise includes portfolio management, PMO activities, and new program initialization. Jeff’s experience includes managing large-scale, global projects that include innovative design, development, implementation, and support of specialized, complex systems. His projects actualize executive-level business strategy by employing tactical execution based on a holistic approach that includes effective integration of processes, technology, and people. An MBA focused on Marketing and IT enables him to facilitate increased communications effectiveness between business units and technology teams. Jeff holds certifications for PMI- PMP, PRINCE2 Registered Practitioner, and ITIL. He is also a member of the Directors’ Guild of America.

Our resources are seasoned professionals, allowing our customers to share in our collective knowledge and strengths while gaining a competitive edge in their market.