Design. Build. Grow.

Wide Open Technologies is a small but mighty group of digital tool builders who live and work by the beach in Wilmington, NC. Our super talented crew of developers, designers, technology architects and consultants work collaboratively, in-house, on every project to bring emerging and enterprise-level tech to growing businesses. We turn your tech problems into progress and bright ideas into functional products.

John Cornelius

John Cornelius

Founder | CEO

John has over 20 years of web and software development experience, including building robust platforms for financial exchanges. He founded Wide Open Technologies over 15 years ago to bring his enterprise-level software experience to small and medium-sized businesses.

Kelly Brintle

Kelly Brintle

CTO

15 years of web development experience with a specialization in e-commerce projects and software for franchises. Kelly has worked with numerous software platforms and frameworks.

Mel Beasley

Mel Beasley

Marketing Director

With over 7 years of experience in marketing and creative writing, Mel keeps his finger on the pulse of online trends and leverages storytelling as the driving force that sways the modern consumer into a loyal fan. He’s worked on high-level marketing campaigns for major brands like Audioengine USA, and his writing has appeared in encore magazine

Scott Haeger

Scott Haeger

Senior Full-Stack Developer

Scott brings 18+ years of software and web development experience to the table, with expertise in application development, integration, and enterprise architecture in cloud-based environments. He’s about designing and executing solutions that result in reduced costs and increased efficiencies.

Peter Stanley

Peter Stanley

Senior Software Developer

Peter has over 9 years of experience in developing and supporting a wide variety of web applications. His experience ranges from management platforms, point of sale, and e-commerce solutions. He views every challenge as an opportunity to learn something new.

Wide Open Tech | Wilmington NC

Experienced. Talented.

Every detail developed in-house by the sea.

Why? Because in-house production ensures the quality of our code is top-notch, our jobs are completed faster, directions are communicated accurately, and when you call, you talk directly to the developer working on your project. A novel idea, right? We love what we do and we’d love to show you how our digital workshop can help you build your business and develop your ideas.

Wide Open Tech | Wilmington NC
Wide Open Tech | Wilmington NC
Wide Open Tech | Wilmington NC

"The team listened to my needs and built me the platform I needed, right on budget. No option here for 6 stars, so they get 5!"

– Iain F.

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