Josh is the President and Co-Founder of KMS Technology, an Atlanta-based onshore/offshore product development and testing firm with service operations out of Vietnam. Josh runs the U.S. business operations and development function for KMS, starting back in 2009, and bringing nearly 20 years of experience with global technology consulting organizations to KMS.
Josh began his career with Andersen Worldwide, working on large systems implementations and then selling and leading the delivery of strategy and technology transformation projects for middle market companies. Hethen became the Director of Operations for a $100M operation with over 1,000 consultants within Andersen. He oversaw all operational functions including Finance, HR, Sales, and Marketing, and led the transformation of a 10-office division from a local model to a regional operating model.
In 2000, Josh joined the management team of Paragon Solutions, Inc., a U.S.-based technology consulting company, with international development centers in Bangalore, India and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Josh evolved to lead Business Development for Paragon and in 2004 played an instrumental role in the sale of Paragon Solutions to a NASDAQ-traded company, FCG. During his tenure there, Josh took on the role of President of the Software Services Division, where he led the business to significant growth and leveraged over 900 global resources. In 2007, as a Director of FCG, Josh was a key member of the team responsible for the sale of FCG to CSC. From 2007 through 2009, Josh was the Managing Director for the CSC Software Services business where he led the organization in growing CSC’s presence in the Independent Software Vendor Market.
Josh received a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial and Systems engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.