Founder & CEO
Brandon Baker is the Founder & CEO of ignite Technology, LLC. After seven years working his way up from entry level to senior management with Comcast Business Solutions, ignite Founder and CEO, Brandon Baker knows the intricacies of data and communication networking. Tired of hearing and seeing the frustration of businesses who had submitted to carriers and solutions that not only did not meet their needs but, cost them profits, Brandon wanted to see a change for the better.
Through carefully built, strategic partnerships with some the world’s leading communication providers, Brandon began connecting the puzzle pieces of a new kind of company and service. Through Brandon’s vision, ignite Technology, LLC was born.
Vice President & CFO
A Massachusetts native, Kris Baker relocated to Georgia in 2013. Ms. Baker is a Business Solutions Manager for Ultimate Staffing Services providing staffing solutions for companies in northwest Georgia while also serving as the Vice President for ignite Technology, a joint business she runs with her husband, Brandon. At ignite Technology, Kris oversees financials and marketing. Ms. Baker lives with her husband and two children in Dallas, GA and is an active volunteer board member for the Miss Cherokee Rose pageant, a Miss Georgia/Miss America preliminary.
Cindy Cowan was born and raised in Atlanta, GA and currently resides in Northwest GA. Specializing in merchant services, Cindy approaches all customers as a consultant and analyzes their business finances to maximize profit. Having spent years in corporate America, Cindy enjoys being able to truly help businesses grow.
Director of Marketing
Carie C. Livingston’s true passion for marketing was first sparked in 2007 when she accepted a position at Can You Imagine? As Carie quickly learned the business she realized the growth potential by expanding the Promotional side of the business. Carie became the Promotional Manager within the first three months of her employment. She single-handedly grew the business revenue from $11k to $254k in a year and a half. Carie loves learning and embraces change, a “Jill of all Trades,” as she says, with additional experience in the insurance, restaurant, and construction industries and an exciting start-up for two Coca-Cola executives. For the last 6 years she has been led to the healthcare industry where she has held the position of Director of Operations, utilizing her marketing magic and compassion to help the business thrive, as well as add a second location. In December 2017, she had the good fortune of working with ignite Technology Founder and CEO, Brandon Baker, to bring VoIP into the business. After sharing backgrounds and visions, Carie accepted the offer to join the ignite Technology team to continue her marketing passion while helping others receive the best Telecommunication solutions possible.
National Account Manager
Amanda Millwood spent the first part of her career in management and supervisory positions. Over the past five years Amanda has worked with C-level executives to implement ATM machines and services to the largest banks and credit unions in the country. She comes to ignite Technology with passion to help business owners receive the best telecom products and services on the market.