Advisory Board

 Randy Johnston - Strategic Advisor at BizTools  

Randy Johnston – BS, MCS

Randy Johnston is a nationally recognized educator, consultant, and writer with over 30 years experience in Strategic Technology Planning, Accounting Software Selection, Paperless, Systems and Network Integration, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning, Business Development and Management, Process Engineering and outsourced services.

Randy consults with CPA firms, banks and private businesses, as well as technology and accounting industry vendors concerning ways to improve their organizations and lives using technology. Randy is Executive Vice President of K2 Enterprises, an education firm providing technology seminars and conferences for CPAs and Executive Vice President of Network Management Group, Inc.

Randy has been named one of “The 2010 Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting” by Accounting Today, a leading accounting industry publication and in 2011, was one of two inductees into the inaugural The CPA Technology Advisor's Accounting Hall of Fame.
 Graeme Strange - Strategic Advisor at BizTools  

Graeme Strange – GAICD

With over 30 years' experience in the Information Technology industry, Graeme Strange has attained a broad range of ICT and commercial experience, including 10 years at Board level. Graeme is the current Managing Director for Readify, one of Australia's fastest growing and most innovative software development specialist services companies.

Prior to Readify, Graeme worked in large corporations, medium sized enterprise; in roles such as COO, CTO and CIO. He has completed six years of independent technology consulting and has also been involved in a number of successful start-ups. He has a particular interest in accelerating business with new Technology and driving sales with innovative Marketing practises. Graeme has enjoyed being a pioneer with new business practices - recently steering Readify to two consecutive BRW Fast 100 awards and in late 2008 seeing Readify attain a Financial Review Magazine MIS Strategic 100 award ('Rising Stars' category).

Recently Readify became one of Australia's best places to work, making the 2010 Best Place to Work Institutes - 'Top 50 Places to Work in Australia', and at the 2010 Microsoft Partner Conference, Readify picked up a Microsoft Australia Partner Award (MAPA), winning the Software Application Partner of the Year category.