Halfpenny Technologies’ President and CEO Tim Kowalski has been involved in the healthcare industry working for and with health care payors since 1993 and has more than 30 years of operations, technology, client services and delivery experience. Before joining Halfpenny, Kowalski was Chief Operating Officer for Portico Systems, Inc., a company operating within the ambulatory physician and payor markets that was acquired by McKesson Health Solutions in 2011. Kowalski was President and COO of the Marketing & Technology Solutions division at ICT Group where he led four businesses that provided high value technology, back office and marketing services to companies to healthcare, financial, technology and telecommunications markets. He additionally oversaw the company’s technology in 10 countries and was responsible for Mergers & Acquisitions. Prior to ICT Group, Kowalski was in technology leadership roles for Independence Blue Cross and Computer Sciences Corporation and technology development roles for Formation and Gould. Kowalski has an M.S. degree in Computer Science from Villanova University and a B.S. degree in Computer Science from Pennsylvania State University. He also serves as a member of Pennsylvania State University’s Computer Science Department Advisory Board.