Experts in Bringing IT Solutions for Your Business
Since 2006, Rethinking IT has been providing comprehensive IT consulting services for companies in various industries. Our team offers quality solutions that will help you achieve optimal results.
We will be a trusted advisor for our clients—always providing thought leadership as well as valuable, honest, and accurate information. This will help you make the most appropriate decisions concerning your company’s technology needs.
Our Core Values
We uphold honesty and integrity in all our engagements and foster an environment of mutual respect. It is our team’s commitment to be accountable and responsible for every service we offer.
About Our Founder
John Fisher is our founder and the company’s principal consultant. He has implemented solutions through the effective use of technology in various business and nonprofit sectors. He has also completed successful consulting engagements in diverse industries, including:
He is a frequent speaker at industry events on topics such as leadership, negotiations, and strategy. John teaches graduate level courses at DePaul University in IT Strategy, Social Media, Negotiation, Leadership and Project Management. He is also a volunteer mentor and consultant with SCORE Chicago, an organization that helps entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses. He lives with his wife, Jeanne, on a 4-acre hobby farm with two horses, three goats and a coonhound named Guinness.
In 2002, Fisher was named CIO of the Year by the Chicago Chapter of the Association of Information Technology Professionals. He is also a nationally acknowledged IT Executive and was named one of the Computerworld’s Premier 100 IT Leaders for 2006.
Educational and Career Background
John acquired his bachelor’s degree in Communication from Southern Illinois University and his master’s degree in Computer Science from DePaul University. Later on, he became one of the founding members and chairman of DePaul CDM Leadership Council. He is currently on the Board of Directors of the Chicago Chapters of the Society for Information Management and the Association of IT Professionals.
Fisher is frequently invited to industry events as a speaker on topics like negotiations, leadership, and running IT as a business. John is also an adjunct faculty member at DePaul University, where he teaches in the following graduate-level courses: