Toyzanne Mason | Co-Founder
Toyzanne Mason is a co-founder and President of The Perduco Group, where she provides holistic direction and oversees the internal financial operations of the company. Toyzanne has over twenty years of high level experience working with public, private and non-profit companies across many industries. Her work has primarily focused on financial reporting, tax preparation and advisory, management accounting, as well as business consulting.
In 2011, Toyzanne together with her husband Chris Mason, partnered with Dr. Stephen Chambal and founded The Perduco Group. Since its inception, the firm has added more than 30 experienced and highly recognized experts in the areas of data architecting, business intelligence, business process improvement, performance measures and metrics, operations research, and scientific test and analysis. Toyzanne, Chris and Stephen take pride in the fact that over 30% of the staff have PhD's and an additional 30% have a Master's Degree or equivalent.
Toyzanne is a certified Public Accountant with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Purdue University.
Stephen Chambal | Co-Founder
Chief Executive Officer / Vice President
Dr. Stephen Chambal is a co-founder, Chief Executive Officer and Vice President at The Perduco Group. Stephen has over 20 years of experience in providing analytic support to senior-level decision makers across diverse industries. His expertise includes modeling and simulation, RM&A analysis, multi-objective decision analysis, and analytical tool development allowing organizations to implement real-time decision support with robust and rigorous analytical foundations.
Throughout his career, he has worked with multiple customers and projects using operations research techniques to provide analytical insight to substantiate senior level decision makers. Stephen brings decades of advanced data analysis and operations research experience to bear on challenging topics and ensures successful program completion.
Prior to forming The Perduco Group, Dr. Chambal honorably retired from the United States Air Force after more than 24 years of service. His assignments were in test, space, special programs, and as Director of the Center for Operational Analysis at the Air Force Institute of Technology.
Stephen received his MS and PhD in Operations Research from Arizona State University and has a BS in Mathematics and Operations Research from the Air Force Academy.
Chris Mason | Co-Founder
Chief Operating Officer / Vice President
Chris Mason is a co-founder, Chief Operating Officer and Vice President at The Perduco Group. Chris has over 18 years of experience in Business Intelligence, Business Process Improvement, and Project Management. He has consulted for the Department of Defense and various commercial clients since 1998. Chris has worked with Cognos, Business Objects, and MicroStrategy and database applications such as Oracle, MS SQL Server, Teradata, and MS Access.
Chris is an experienced leader, having led multiple teams of consultants on large-scale custom software development, data warehousing, and business intelligence projects for the Department of Finance and Accounting Services (DFAS). Chris brings a vast amount of knowledge to The Perduco Group having been responsible for financial performances of projects that exceeded $5 million in annual revenue, with expertise in writing and coordinating project proposals, contract negotiations and renewals.
Chris received his M.B.A in Finance from Arizona State University and has an undergraduate degree in Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management from Ball State University.