Allegro Business Solutions (ABS) is a consulting firm providing services in the fields of Project Management, Lean Six Sigma, Agile Methods and ITIL IT processes. Our approach is unique because of our ability to integrate the knowledge from each of those disciplines and our focus on helping business make effective choices for their projects. Everything we do takes into account your culture, your people and your customer needs.
Our principal at ABS is a seasoned, qualified professional with a commitment to continuous learning. We have a wide range of experience in diverse industries of all sizes, from start-ups to Fortune 500′s. We also have a hyper sense of responsibility to our clients, which means we deliver on every commitment and work hard to exceed your expectations.
Jerry Metcalf currently serves as president and senior consultant at Allegro Business Solutions, LLC. providing services in four key areas: Project/Program Management, Lean 6 Sigma methods, Agile & Scrum techniques and the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL). Prior to ABS Jerry led business operations for the Microsoft Partner Solutions Center and was senior director of business and corporate development for Captaris, Inc., bringing more than 20 years of experience in program management, partnering, development, implementation and operation of software/hardware systems and products. While at Captaris, Jerry was instrumental in providing key product and technical insight towards implementing a strategic shift in Captaris product mix that included workflow, document management, records management and storage/retrieval and intelligent document recognition. He led corporate due diligence projects that resulted in strategic acquisitions of those functions. Previous to that Jerry led the effort to license and acquire XML processing, mobility and data connection technologies. Jerry has served as senior vice president of engineering at Ansyr Technology, a firm that developed document workflow management software for mobile workers. He has also held program/project management, business development as well as engineering positions at companies such as Conversay Corp., Stellar One Corp., Data I/O, Inc. and ATL, a Philips company.
Jerry holds an M.E.E. in electrical engineering from Villanova University and a B.A. from the Philadelphia Musical Academy and has attended Wharton and Stanford executive business courses.