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Meet your new Fractional CTO

Your STG Fractional Chief Technology Officer (CTO) will provide the leadership necessary to align your company’s technology strategy with your business strategy. Your Fractional CTO’s primary objective is to provide continual value toward achieving your growth objectives. As a secondary objective throughout the engagement, we will regularly educate and coach in ways that will help your organization learn and grow so that, over time, our services will be less required or not required at all.

First 4 months, fixed-priced fee – $40,000
After the first 4 months – we work month-to-month

Engagement Options:

Fractional CTO Elite
$11,000/month

Fractional CTO Prime
$8,000/month

Fractional CTO Lite
$3,500/month

Our Value Focus:

Your Fractional CTO will provide leadership and mentorship for your current technology team, and ensure that your company's technology stack and practices align with industry standards and best practices. Your Fractional CTO will play a crucial role in project prioritization, risk management, and decision-making, ensuring that technology investments deliver maximum value.

With our fingers on the pulse of technological advancements and market trends, your Fractional CTO will ensure that your company remains agile and can quickly adapt to changes in the marketplace. This adaptability is crucial for sustaining growth and innovation over the long term.

We will thoroughly review your existing contracts and budget to find savings and/or better-aligned prioritization.

Addressing the critical aspects of cybersecurity, data protection, and data privacy, your Fractional CTO will work with your organization to implement robust security frameworks and risk management strategies to safeguard your company’s assets and data against current and emerging threats.

Acting as a bridge between technology and business, your Fractional CTO will effectively communicate complex technical strategies to stakeholders in language they will understand, ensuring alignment and fostering a culture of buy-in and support across the organization.

Your Fractional CTO will deliver strategic technology leadership tailored to your unique needs, driving growth, innovation, and competitive advantage at an extremely cost-effective price.

Our model provides you with business agility to navigate the complexities of the digital age, ensuring that you remain at the forefront of technological innovation and market relevance. Your Fractional CTO will deliver strategic technology leadership tailored to your unique needs, driving growth, innovation, and competitive advantage at an extremely cost-effective price. Our model provides you with business agility to navigate the complexities of the digital age, ensuring that you remain at the forefront of technological innovation and market relevance.

Your Fractional CTO will have support from an STG Senior Advisor (Mel Tingey). All of our fractional CTOs belong to STG’s CTO Advisory Council, a group of industry leaders who actively share, collaborate, and help each other with the unique challenges faced by our clients. Our highly collaborative approach significantly improves the quality, accuracy, and relevancy of our advice and leadership for your business. Rest assured that we always adhere strictly to our NDA with you and our other clients.

Using the STG Strategic Technology Framework®, we follow a structured yet adaptable approach to organize, prioritize, improve, and deliver for you the highest possible value:

Assess

When we start a fractional CTO engagement, we speak with and listen to key stakeholders to learn and understand your business and technology landscape. We then use what we learn to make our recommendations.

Strategize

Based on our assessment of your technology landscape, we will develop a draft of a technology strategy and roadmap with specific recommendations and options to help you prioritize.

Prioritize

Using the Purpose Alignment Model, we will work with your leadership team to classify each part of your technology landscape. We will help you focus on differentiation and operational excellence and determine the extent of coverage our Fractional CTO service will provide within your business.

Execute

We will work with your organization to execute and deliver on your initiatives.

Predictability

We will provide clarity and visibility into the delivery of your technology initiatives. The objective is to create as much stability and predictability as possible for your business.

Repeatability

We will ensure that your technology landscape, processes, and workflows are well understood and documented so that ongoing sustainability and repeatability remain after we are done.

The STG Strategic Technology Framework®

Fractional CTO Engagement high-level minimum deliverables throughout the first 4 months:

MONTH 1-2

At the end of month one, we will deliver our initial findings and initial recommendations

By the end of month two, we will establish a functional enterprise technology decision-making process tailored to your organization

MONTH 3

At the end of month three, we will deliver a detailed assessment of your technology personnel and an assessment of your technology organization, with recommendations. We will also deliver a high-level review of your technology-related contracts at the end of month three

During the third and fourth months, we will determine which parts of your technology strategy STG will be responsible for leading and delivering

MONTH 4

At the beginning of the fourth month, we will deliver a high-level review of your tech policies Toward the end of month four, we will work with your executive leadership team to finalize your company’s strategic technology plan and roadmap

Month four and beyond will also include establishing your Fractional CTO’s role in key meetings and decision-making going forward