Christopher J. Taylor — President/Chief Executive Officer
Mark Wagner — Vice President
William T. Lehner — Chief Financial Officer/Chief Information Officer
Kyle Etter — Vice President/Chief Technical Officer
Michael J. Albrecht — Vice President of Business Relations
Eric Frydenlund — Senior Technical Services Manager
Mark Sellner — Production Manager
Christopher J. Taylor
President/Chief Executive Officer
Christopher Taylor has served as CIT’s President and Chief Executive Officer since co-founding the organization in 1992. Prior to founding CIT, Chris worked as a salesperson and sales manager at PC Express in Bloomington from 1987 to 1992.
Chris holds a degree from the University of Wisconsin-Stout with a major in business administration and an emphasis on information technologies.
Mark Wagner has served as CIT’s Vice President since co-founding the organization in 1992. Prior to founding CIT, Mark worked at Extron, a manufacturer of electronic environmental controls and variable speed motor controls. From 1987 to 1992, Mark was employed by PC Express as a Technical Salesperson.
Mark graduated from Dunwoody Technical Institute as a Certified Electronic Technician and received an associates degree in applied sciences from Normandale Community College and the University of Minnesota.
William T. Lehner
Chief Financial Officer/Chief Information Officer
William Lehner joined CIT in 1999 as Chief Financial Officer/Chief Information Officer and partner. In addition to his role at CIT, Bill also served as IT Director for a regional hospital/clinic for 10 years from 2004-2014, as CIO at an East Suburban bank since 2006, as CIO at MRCI in Mankato since 2011 and Mental Health Resources in St. Paul since 2012. Prior to joining CIT, Bill worked 10 years for the City of Woodbury as the Finance/ IT Director, as a Public Accountant for Schrier, Kosbab, Cornell, Kahler & Co., CPA’s and as the CFO for United Pump Inc., and Suburban Sports, Inc.
Bill holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration with concentrations in both Finance and Organizational Development from the University of St. Thomas, in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Vice President/Chief Technical Officer
Kyle joined CIT in 1993 as Vice President and Chief Technical Officer. Currently, Kyle is responsible for managing a group of field engineers, as well as staying abreast of new technologies and changes in existing ones, in order for CIT to present clients with the best options available for their technology needs.
Prior to joining CIT, Kyle worked for PC Express in a Network and Sales Management capacity. Kyle attended Mankato State University.
Vice President of Business Relations
Mike joined CIT in 2000. He is responsible for overseeing the sales and marketing teams, including pre- and post-sales support and marketing. Prior to his work at CIT, Mike was employed as Sales and Operations Manager at Enstar and Vice President of Sales at Vicom.
Mike holds a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing and business administration from Southwest State University in Marshall, Minnesota.
Senior Technical Services Manager
Eric joined CIT in 1994 as a Network Engineer, then as Senior Technical Services Manager. Eric is actively involved evaluating, designing and implementing network infrastructure and technology solutions. Prior to his work at CIT, Eric was employed by PC Express and Young America Corporation as a LAN Administrator.
Eric holds a technical degree in computer science from Minneapolis Technical College.
Mark joined CIT in 1995. He is responsible for running the production center, which consists of all hardware and component purchases, assembly and configuration of customer orders and new product evaluation. Prior to his work at CIT, Mark was employed by NTX and PC Express in similar production and purchasing capacities.
Mark holds an associates degree from Normandale Community College.