Christopher A. Tjotjos
President, Chief Executive Officer, and Owner
Chris inspires, leads, coaches, and motivates the team at LOGOS with passion, integrity, optimism, and a servant leadership style. With more than 25 years of experience in the IT industry, he has grown LOGOS into a multi-million dollar corporation headquartered in Westlake, OH, with additional offices in Richfield, Columbus and Bryan, OH, Detroit, MI and Chicago, IL. He attributes this success to the founding principles of LOGOS: take care of the client, treat employees the way he would want to be treated, and pay the bills on time. For more information on the company culture that Chris has cultivated, please click on The LOGOS Way.
Chris embraces developing market trends and emerging products. He has been a member of the Cisco Systems Partner Executive Exchange Program (CPEE) since 2002. The CPEE is a group of 46 partners representing 38,000 plus registered partners who contribute ideas to the Cisco Channel Partner Program. It is through CPEE that Chris was invited to have a personal one on one discussion with John Chambers, Chairman & CEO of Cisco.
As a native Clevelander, Chris is passionate about contributing to the improvement of business, community, and individual development. He has participated in Case Western Reserve University's business mentoring program and is a member of the Leadership 100 of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese. Chris is a contributing editor with CRN magazine, and an active board member of the following organizations: IT Advisory Council at Lorain County Community College, Cleveland Yachting Club, and Conveyer & Caster. He is also active with the John Carroll Entrepreneurs Association and the Entrepreneurs EDGE.
As a life long learner, he surrounds himself with a talented advisory board. Chris regularly benchmarks with competing companies and shares best practices for the benefit of the entire Partner community. His innovative nature drives the company with continuous process improvements.
Prior to founding LOGOS, Chris held positions at Davy McKee, an engineering design company, and ARC Electronics, a technology company. As a long time trusted partner, FirstMerit Bank recognized Chris as an honorary member in their telecommunications division. Chris earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bowling Green State University and his MBA from Baldwin-Wallace College.
Chris plays as hard as he works. He spends his summer weekends on his boat with family and friends. He also enjoys staying fit and being on the golf course. He’s an avid Cleveland Browns fan.
Some of the Influencing Books Read:
“Maverick’s at Work”, “The Definitive Drucker”, “Leading from the Heart”, “The Vital Difference”, “Good to Great”, “The World is Flat”, “Jack, Straight from the Gut”, “Execution”, “Mastering the Rockefeller Habits”, “Leadership”, “The Ultimate Gift”, and The Bible.
“Instead of seeing a problem for every answer, try seeing an answer for every problem” – LOGOS
“Stay close to your customers and understand their needs, then respond with speed and customer service” – Jack Kahl
Stefanie Clemens, CPA
Chief Operating Officer
Stefanie has been working in her related field since 1989. Her contributions to LOGOS, which began in 1996, include continually initiating process and system related enhancements to facilitate productivity and growth. She also works closely with the CEO to identify and evaluate potential development opportunities for LOGOS. She was selected to be a member of Cisco’s Partner Operations Advisory Board. She has held previous positions at Coopers & Lybrand, (now PriceWaterhouseCoopers), National City Investments and VP of Finance at JTM Products (formerly Murphy Phoenix Corporation). Stefanie maintains her Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation and is a member of the Ohio Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs. She earned a Bachelors of Business Administration at Cleveland State University.
Stefanie loves spending most of her free time with her toddler, enjoying activities and play. She is a fan of spinning and weight training in the wee hours of the morning to stay energized and balanced. She enjoys a competitive game of pool or cards every now and again. Golf and biking are her favorite summer time hobbies.
Some of the Influencing Books Read:
“Mavericks at Work”, “Good to Great”, and “Leading from the Heart”
“He who wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper” – Edmund Burke
“There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom” – Anais Nin