Our Leadership

PerformanceG2 leaders offer a deep base of professional experience in corporate performance management tools and technology all while leading a team of highly-educated business solution experts.

Gary Frings | CEO

Gary Frings, CEOFor more than 20 years, Gary Frings has been helping clients to successfully utilize technology by leveraging his expertise in the distinct disciplines of business strategy and information systems. Before founding PerformanceG2, Inc., Gary served for 6 years as Managing Partner of Merador, a performance management consulting firm. Prior to helping to form Merador, Gary served as CEO and President of Systems Solutions Group (SSG) for more than 9 years. He founded SSG in 1991 and grew it into a multi-million dollar consulting firm. SSG was listed among the Inc 500 as one of the fastest growing, privately-held businesses in America in 1996, and was identified as the second fastest growing company in San Francisco in 1995. SSG was successfully sold in 2000. Gary began his career at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture), where he implemented software systems for clients in a wide array of industries, including international banking, insurance, manufacturing, and state government. He holds undergraduate degrees in Computer Science and Finance from the University of Wisconsin, and received his MBA from the University of California’s Haas School of Business.

Mark Schultze | COO

Mark Schultze, COOMark has led the transformation of PerformanceG2 from an IBM / Cognos business partner to the premier Data Vault 2.0 implementation services and training consultancy in North America. Mark saw a gap in the marketplace for delivering repeatable, agile, scalable, platform agnostic business intelligence solutions. The industry has been a graveyard of runaway projects, false technology promises, fatigued users with little business value delivered. Mark is an expert at helping companies rapidly build their Enterprise Data Warehouses using Agile, Data Warehouse Automation, Cloud Platforms, and the Data Vault 2.0 system of Business Intelligence having been involved with 20+ Data Vault 2.0 implementations. Using our consultants, processes, and technologies, we can build out your Enterprise Data Warehouse in 1/3 the time and 1/3 the cost of “traditional” approaches. Two-to-three-week Proof of Concept (PoC) projects are a great way to get started. Contact me to discuss.