Ted Chumas

CEO Creative Information Systems

Ted joined Creative Information Systems (CIS) in 2012 with more than 25 years of experience in the software industry. He drives the strategic direction of the organization and oversees SMSTurbo product development and overall operations to meet the market demands of the scale industry and support the unique needs of our customers.

Before joining CIS Ted played an active role in guiding the company’s growth strategies as a consultant. He was a partner at Ascentage Group helping clients improve overall business strategy and execution, including product management, sales, marketing, and strategic partnerships.

Ted was Vice President of Sales at Framework Technology, a startup company that received over $50 million in venture financing. At Framework, Ted was responsible for building a sales team, as well as, developing the company’s sales and marketing strategic and tactical plans. He also played an integral part in Framework’s growth during its early startup stage.

Before joining Framework, Ted was the Vice President of the Professional Solutions Division at Softdesk, Inc. which merged with Autodesk, Inc. in early 1997. During his eight-year tenure at Softdesk, Ted served in many roles including Director of Product Management and Director of North American Sales. Ted’s leadership strengths contributed to the company’s growth and establishment as a leading developer of architecture, engineering, and construction software.