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Our Approach

We believe that technology should enable users to be productive.  They should not have to manage new security threats, operating system updates or backups.

We have designed, partnered and packaged solutions to simplify IT and Security management and provide them in a flexible deployment model for small and medium businesses.  IT isn't a headache to us, it's the core of what we do.  That allows you to get back to what you do!

Meet the Lead Team

Terry Barden


Terry is a founding member and President of Forward Systems. He is responsible for the overall strategic direction and operational success of the company.  He has been an Engineer for over 20 years.

Chris Stinson

VP Business Development

Chris is the VP of Business Development at Forward Systems.  He is responsible for expanding our role at existing clients as well as building relationships with new customers.  Chris has been in a sales or marketing role for over 18 years. Prior to joining Forward Systems, he worked in strategic business development and marketing with several companies helping them increase their customer base and grow revenue.

Jen Barden


Jen is a founding member and CFO of Forward Systems.  In this role, she leads the financial arm of the company.  She has been in the financial industry for over 20 years, working in several startups and self funded companies.

We Will Win Your Business!

There is too much riding on your IT to not explore your options.  At Forward Systems, we will win your business every day!