Founded about 10 years ago PowerHouse Enterprises, LLC is a provider of innovative solutions and capabilities to clients worldwide. Achieving your vision might require a web portal, enterprise search, infrastructure upgrade, or a complete business or process transformation. PowerHouse has the deep industry expertise and a portfolio of interrelated consulting, business process, learning, application, and infrastructure services, necessary to create innovative solutions that achieve and sustain measurable results.
Kuda Nhiwatiwa: Managing Partner
Kuda Nhiwatiwa (MCSE:Security, MCDBA, MCSA, MCITP, MCT, CIW Professional, CIW CI, Security+, A+) is renowned for his implementation of knowledge and information management solutions. By utilizing technology as a business enabler, Kuda thrives in customer-centric business environments. He specializes in melding people, process and technology to provide holistic solutions and interventions for clients. He also has experience in organizational and systems development in a global and multicultural context. In his role as Managing Partner, Kuda brings his expert consulting, organizational development and learning experience to clients leading to increased value and sustainable change.
Microsoft has acknowledged Kuda’s knowledge and experience by selecting him as an Ambassador to represent Microsoft in events. In addition, Kuda has written courses and worked as a Subject Matter Expert at events such as TechMentor. He has also trained Microsoft Partners and Enterprise Clients nationally and made conference presentations in key verticals.
As owner and Principal Consultant for PowerHouse Enterprises, LLC for over 10 years, Kuda has provided services to clients globally in various industries including healthcare, education, oil and gas, insurance, banking, manufacturing, legal, and both federal and state government.
When not working, Kuda enjoys traveling globally. Most recently he visited Turkey, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Tanzania, Singapore, Japan, Kenya, and Spain. Kuda enjoys playing sports and is an avid sports fan that enjoys watching American football, soccer, basketball and tennis.
Corey McGeachie: Senior Solutions Developer
Corey has 8 years experience in the IT Industry and 4 years experience with developing SharePoint solutions. He is an expert in designing and implementing business forms, workflows, portals and code based solutions. He also develops and provides customised hands-on training.
Corey is a Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator, Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist, Microsoft Certified IT Professional and has successfully completed the CTT+ Train the Trainer course.
Corey has delivered many successful projects with companies such as National Energy Board, Alliance Pipeline, AtlasGas and ETS.
General Ntshalintshali: Technical Programs Lead
General’s extensive experience as an ICT professional includes supporting Oracle Financials for a mobile communications company, coordinating SAP projects in the Oil and Gas industry, and managing an information services department in a listed financial institution. A recent multi-year endeavor required that General direct the IT potion of an extensive financial item processing system overhaul.
Whether negotiating SLAs, administering SharePoint operations, or delivering Sequel Server Reporting Services projects, General draws on more than 12 years’ full time experience when consulting with clients. He currently consults in the area of Knowledge Management where he leverages collaboration, content management, and user management features offered by the SharePoint platform to help organizations attain their objectives.
Eric Robinson: Solutions Engineer
Eric has been involved with PowerHouse for two years before officially coming on board in 2013. Working in SharePoint Administration, he has monitored and managed the internet/ intranet environment. Eric has planned for, installed and deployed the collaborative platform many times. He has configured business servers and databases. He implements best practices during the backup and restore processes. Eric troubleshoots errors and deploys user solutions for your company’s system needs. He has participated in Disaster Recovery exercises.
When not working, Eric loves spending time with his wife and three sons. He enjoys the arts, sports and travel. Driven by a strong sense of community, he is an avid supporter of various local non-profit programs. Eric looks forward to assisting the needs of your organization.
Andrew McInally: Project Leader
Andrew McInally entered the IT industry with a Post Graduate Diploma in Education forming the foundation to a further 15 years industry experience. Over this time Andrew has developed a range of technical, business and communication skills through various leadership and management roles. With strong communication, business and technical skills, Andrew continues to provide a high level of technical skill in addition to providing leadership and support. Andrew has continued to formalise these skills with the completion of a Masters of Information Systems Security, various Microsoft certifications including Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (2008) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer – Security, VMWare Certified Professional (VCP 5.0) and PRINCE2 Foundation Certifications.
Andrew has lead the Technical and Project Management teams in a number of IT consultancy businesses, most recently being a team of 22 in a Queensland-based business supporting over 1500 users locally and internationally. Recognising the opportunity of cloud-based and collaborative systems, Andrew's business was the first in the region to successfully deploy Microsoft/Telstra's cloud-based BPOS (Office 365) offering. Since that time Andrew and his teams have assisted over 3,000 users in both corporate and educational fields to leverage internal knowledge and systems through comprehensive implementations of Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft SharePoint. Andrew continues to recognise the benefits of new technology, and assists businesses to realise their potential through optimised, integrated business systems, both on premise and online.