Leadership Team

NeuEon team members have been CEOs, CTOs, CIOs, CISOs, and business leaders in both small entrepreneurial companies and large enterprises. We are passionate about innovation, positive change, and partnering with clients to create lasting value. Think of NeuEon as your extended team.


Peter Karlson
Peter Karlson
Founder and CEO

Peter Karlson founded NeuEon over a decade ago, building the company into a thriving consultancy with a broad line of services to help organizations succeed. Peter’s passion and collaborative approach has built strong and lasting connections with clients.

Before founding NeuEon, Peter served as CTO for Harrison & Troxell where he helped to grow the firm resulting in acquisition by Inforonics where Peter stayed on and served as VP of Technology. During his tenure he was heavily involved in M&A activities for the company.

Peter continues to foster entrepreneurs and innovation in the broader community including teaching an Evidence Based Entrepreneurship class at UMass and serving as organizer and certified facilitator for TechStars’ Startup Weekend. He is a past Chairman and current Board Member of the Cape Cod Technology Council, serves on the Board of Directors of the Cape and Islands Workforce Investment Board, and is on the advisory board for the Charlton College of Business at University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, and the Southern New England Entrepreneurs Forum (SNEEF). Peter holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Northeastern University.


Tom Gardner
Tom Gardner
COO

Tom Gardner is an innovative technology executive with broad experience in business, IT and consulting. As Chief Operating Officer (COO) for NeuEon, Tom oversees all aspects of the company’s business operations and brings his expertise to select client engagements. Tom has a proven track record of driving long-term M&A, system implementations, enterprise resource planning, and workforce optimization. He also has extensive experience serving in business and technology leadership roles across a variety of industries including financial services, manufacturing, telecommunications and consumer goods.

Prior to joining NeuEon, Tom provided executive-level technology consulting and served as Chief Information Officer (CIO) to outsourced ventures throughout the United States and Europe. He has also led finance, recruiting, consulting, and technology for a number of small and enterprise-level firms.

Tom is active on several boards, including Trunity, Inc. and AgEagle Aerial Systems. He is a regular speaker at industry events and has contributed to a variety of publications on the use of technology and people to create organizational efficiencies. Tom holds a dual B.S. in accounting and management from Bryant University.


Todd Ducharme
Todd Ducharme
VP Consulting

Todd is a results-oriented business leader with a track record of success in building high-performing, cross-functional teams. As Vice President of Consulting at NeuEon, Todd oversees multiple areas of focus including Agile transformations, methodologies and implementation, workflow and business process modeling, and new technology initiatives.

Over the course of his career, Todd has driven a wide variety of technical engagements spanning strategy, implementation and the management of complex projects. He has led the selection and implementation of key infrastructure initiatives for enterprise companies and has managed both onshore and offshore development teams for start-up and emerging technology companies.

Prior to joining NeuEon, Todd co-founded and created a successful digital media company where he expanded a traditional business by leveraging emerging technology. He also served as EVP of Operations for a national consumer health and wellness company where he built and managed various cross-functional teams responsible for supporting over 14 national retail centers.

Todd is a graduate of Williams College and is a frequent speaker at business and technology events.


Joe Carrolo
Joe Carrolo
VP of Strategy

Joe is recognized as an innovative, results-oriented leader with extensive experience in technology consulting and professional services. With a proven track record of success in leading organizations and developing strong client relationships, Joe has helped grow revenue, increase profitability and realize additional strategic value for companies from coast to coast.

Prior to joining NeuEon, Joe served as President at ArcTouch, a leading App Development Studio where he led the company’s team of strategists, designers and engineers to create mobile and connected experience solutions for the enterprise. Prior to leading ArcTouch, Joe was an executive at Sapient where he held senior leadership roles across the organization and helped drive growth from $30 million to over $500 million.

Joe is passionate about creating a culture of continuous improvement, innovative problem solving and open communication. His responsibilities have spanned strategy, business planning, sales, client management, organizational development, and financial planning and management. Joe is regularly quoted in technology publications and speaks often at national and local conferences and meetings. He holds a B.S. in computer science from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.


Cyndy Hunter
Cyndy Hunter
VP Marketing

In partnership with Magnetude Consulting, Cyndy serves as a key member of NeuEon’s leadership team, focused across strategic and tactical marketing disciplines. Cyndy is recognized for her extensive skills in building and launching innovative, compelling and highly successful B2B and B2C products and services.

Cyndy has extensive experience in technology products and services including security, mobile, healthcare, medical devices, biotech, textiles, consumer products and electronics. She has held numerous leadership positions in marketing, business development and product management at industry leaders such as Polaroid, Iris Graphics, NEC and Agion.

Cyndy’s work in social, mobile, digital and traditional marketing has been recognized by organizations including MITX, the Summit Awards for direct marketing, and the Frost and Sullivan award for Customer Leadership. She holds a B.S. in economics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.