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.

Mark McGowan

Mark McGowan

COO | Senior Account Manager

Mark has 11+ years of management experience in agency environments where he has taken new technology to market, grown startup and existing businesses, promoted major events, and produced hundreds of campaigns with proven results. Mark specializes in digital marketing and account management.

Scott Haeger

Scott Haeger

Senior Full-Stack Developer

Bio coming soon…

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.

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.

Mark McGowan

Mark McGowan

COO | Senior Account Manager

Mark has 11+ years of management experience in agency environments where he has taken new technology to market, grown startup and existing businesses, promoted major events, and produced hundreds of campaigns with proven results. Mark specializes in digital marketing and account management.

Scott Haeger

Scott Haeger

Senior Full-Stack Developer

Bio coming soon…

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.

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.

"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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