Brian Benavides – Principal, Managing Partner
Brian Benavides has over 25 years of experience in technology and software development, including 10 years directing IT organizations for both Centex Homes and Pulte Homes. At Centex, Mr. Benavides was responsible for leading large software teams that supported multiple business functions. These efforts included the creation and management of a comprehensive supply chain management system that enabled homebuilding operations through 30,000 closings per year. Prior to Centex, Mr. Benavides served as a leader for a Dallas-based IT consulting firm serving multiple clients across a wide range of industries. Mr. Benavides leads the BuilderZen team and serves as the primary liaison for clients.
Mr. Benavides holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Abilene Christian University.
Adam Anderly – Principal, Managing Partner
Adam Anderly has over 20 years of experience in software development and architecture, including 8 years leading software development teams for both Centex Homes and Pulte Homes, where he also sat on both companies’ IT architecture councils. Prior to Pulte, Mr. Anderly was responsible for architecture of .NET systems at JCPenney. Prior to JCPenney and Centex, Mr. Anderly held various software development positions at Verizon and Siemens working on supply chain systems. Mr. Anderly leads the development of BuilderZen’s capabilities.
Mr. Anderly holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Management Information Systems from Northwood University.
Dan Kinchen – Chief Software Architect
Dan Kinchen has over 20 years of experience in software development, including 9 years as a senior software architect for Centex Homes and Pulte Homes where he led the development of the company’s sales systems. Prior to joining Saint Systems, Mr. Kinchen was Lead Technical Architect for RamQuest, a provider of title and settlement software solutions for the land title industry. Mr. Kinchen leads the development of BuilderZen’s API, Sales and Vendor portals.
Mr. Kinchen holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of North Texas and has an MCPD certification from Microsoft.