IT consultant PSI Group of Montgomery to unveil results of new, national re-branding tomorrow, emerging as Cohesion

The PSI Group of Montgomery will be announcing a new, national rebranding effort tomorrow, with the company emerging as “Cohesion Business Technology.”

Can’t add much more than what’s on the new website – other than the company does plan to add some new local jobs. Cohesion now employs about 25 in Cincinnati.

According to the website, Cohesion Business Technology has been in business for more than a decade serving mid-sized companies to Fortune 500 corporations in financial services, insurance, healthcare, technology and the public sector.

Practice areas are IT Project Planning and Management; Web and Application Development; and Software Testing & Quality Assurance.

Here’s a rundown on the Cohesion C-Suite, again, taken from the website:

John Owens - Founder, President and CEO, Cohesion.

John Owens – President and CEO, Cohesion

John Owens founded Cohesion to fulfill the market’s need for technical staffing sales, information and business technology solutions service and technical support. Mr. Owens previously served as Business Development Manager at a large IT services firm in Baltimore, Md.

A University of Cincinnati grad, John is the driving force behind Cohesion’s support of Josh Cares, an organization that provides companionship and comfort to children hospitalized in the critical care unit at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.

Garry Phillips - Vice President of Finance and CFO - Cohesion.

Garry Phillips – Vice President of Finance and CFO, Cohesion

Gary serves as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance. He is responsible for cash management, mergers and acquisitions, and overseeing the accounting, human resources and administrative departments.

Prior to joining Cohesion, Garry was Executive Vice President and CFO for Shaeffer’s Investment Research; General Manager and CFO at Encor Technologies; and Controller for Matlock Electric Company.

Garry earned his Associate’s degree from Cincinnati State University, and his Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship from Xavier University.

Kenneth Sesko Jr. - Vice President of Sales

Kenneth M. Sesko, Jr. – Vice President of Sales

For more than four years, Kenneth has worked at Cohesion, currently serving as its Vice President of Sales. Previously, Kenneth also held the positions of Business Development Manager and Branch Manager. In his time with Cohesion, he has opened new offices in Cleveland, Columbus, Boston and Charlotte.

Kenneth received his Associate’s Degree from Cuyohoga Community College, and his Bachelor’s Degree from Cleveland State University. He also has a Microsoft Sales Certification.

James Hall Jr. - Vice President of Recruiting, Cohesion

James R. Hall, Jr. – Vice President of Recruiting

James serves as Vice President of Recruiting at Cohesion. He is responsible for achieving revenue goals through building and maintaining a team of recruiting professionals to successfully partner with Cohesion’s sales, operations and consulting staff, as well as its clients and candidates.

Jim earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information Systems and his Master’s Degree in Information and Communication Science from Ball State University.

Prior to joining Cohesion, Jim served as Director of Resource Management at Ascendum Solutions. He also worked for Keane and Martin Marietta Aerospace.

Dale Justice - Vice President of Marketing, Cohesion

Dale Justice – Vice President of Marketing

Dale serves as Vice President of Marketing at Cohesion. He is responsible for leading strategic marketing efforts, providing marketing direction and aligning sales and marketing goals. Prior to joining Cohesion, Dale worked at Strata-G Communications and owned Justice & Young Marketing and Public Relations.

Dale also previously owned Justice Studios, a commercial photography studio, and held positions at Gibson Greeting Cards and Baer, Kemble & Spicer Advertising.

Dale earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design from the University of Cincinnati’s College of Design, Art, Architecture and Planning (DAAP).

For additional information, contact Cohesion at or (513) 587-7700; their Cincinnati office is at 9200 Montgomery Road, 45242, in Montgomery.

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