Leadership 2018-10-11T19:07:43+00:00


TechCanary was founded and is led by a passionate, committed team of entrepreneurs with strong backgrounds in the Insurance and Finance industries and in technology that makes sales, service and contact center teams more productive.  Their mission is to deliver digital innovation for the advancement and benefit of the Insurance industry.

Reid Holzworth
Reid HolzworthFounder and CEO
Reid brings 7 years in the Insurance Industry and 16 years of entrepreneurial experience to TechCanary. He founded TechCanary based on his experiences running an agency with legacy agency management systems.
Chris Phillips
Chris PhillipsPresident and Co-Founder
Chris brings 16 years of technology leadership to TechCanary – the majority of which was spent with financial services companies overseeing their enterprise-wide sales, service and contact center systems.
Ken Winer
Ken WinerChief Operating Officer
Ken brings 14 years selling into the Insurance industry and 20 years in high-tech in which he started on the technical side – enabling him to effectively empathize with business and technical customers.
Saima Shaukat
Saima ShaukatChief Revenue Officer
Saima brings 18 years of Strategic Sales and Management experience – most recently as the Salesforce GM and Vice President of Financial Services Canada. She focuses on building and leading teams to establish relationships with customers and partners in software and Financial services.
Pat Forgione
Pat ForgioneChief Technology Officer
Pat brings 15 years of strategic and technical leadership. His career has spanned from startups he founded to large financial institutions. He focuses on building and maintaining secure and scalable solutions that deliver best-in-class products to help clients reach their business goals.
Bo Brown
Bo BrownChief Operating Officer, Professional Services
Bo Brown brings over two decades of insurance industry experience, including professional services and implementations. He has managed large IT teams and developed strategic IT business plans that included everything from networks to databases, point of sales and telecom.