Kevin Torf is an information systems executive with a 30+ year career. He specializes in large-scale IT strategic plans, project design, procurement and implementation. Over his career, Kevin has orchestrated the design and implementation of numerous complex IT infrastructure deployments across the globe, including some of the world’s largest communication network systems. He offers years of experience in executive-level technology consulting involving data centers, server farms, storage and backup systems, IT security, video messaging, virtualization, and voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) systems.
Kevin is a cofounder and managing partner of T2 Tech Group™. Kevin developed the company’s hybrid-agile methodology used by T2 Tech program and project managers to manage client’s projects. Many of T2 Tech’s clients have adopted this methodology and are using it to manage all projects across their health systems. Kevin currently plays leading roles as the chief IT architect for extensive IT Infrastructure projects and field operations. Kevin oversaw the IT infrastructure design and implementation for a $636 million new hospital construction project at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. He’s acted as principal during the design and implementation of a redundant architecture and disaster recovery site for Sharp HealthCare. Kevin also directed the IT remediation plan for a multimillion-dollar restructuring of the recently merged 6-hospital Verity Health System’s enterprise IT environment. In additional to his leadership abilities, Kevin has been instrumental in negotiating multi-million-dollar contracts for many clients.
Prior to founding T2 Tech, Kevin started and managed several technology companies, including Intelliverse, Mobile Gaming Technologies, Inuntius, Tornado Development and Torsys. He also held senior roles as CEO/CTO/CIO and board positions. With Mobile Gaming Technologies, he launched the product Bet Tracker, which was used in over 100 countries around the world. At Intelliverse, he migrated three disparate technologies moving to an IP platform and consolidating six national data centers. As founder and leader of Inuntius, he lead the design of one of the first commercial VoIP systems sold directly to consumers.
During his time at Tornado Development, Inc., as the founder, CTO and Chairman, Kevin managed the development of Tornado Development multi-media messaging platform which sold globally. At Torsys, he lead a global networking firm that provided strategic development and management of critical network solutions for some of the most recognized names in business and education, including TCI, AT&T, UCLA, Xircom, Microsoft, Symantec, Packard Bell and Starwood Hotels.
Kevin has traveled to more than 30 countries to conduct business. He is a strong advocate of professional development and has completed multiple training programs in the US, UK, Germany, Australia and Canada.