Say hello to our team

Our Allied leadership team shares a common vision: We believe in placing the customer first and delivering service excellence.

Tom Beeles

President & CEO

Tom is a hands-on leader that truly puts his people and Allied customers first.
He began his career in the office equipment business in California in 1994 where he learned the positive impact the right technology can have on a business and how critical post sale support is to customers.
Tom’s entrepreneurial instincts quickly led him to start his own successful office technology company which he sold in 2003 before he and his wife Stacy moved to Idaho.
As a family man with children, Tom found Boise to be the perfect spot to raise his children and start Allied Business Solutions, now the areas most respected Managed Technology Services provider. Away from Allied, Tom enjoys spending time with his family and all aspects of outdoor living!

Phone: 208-297-5748

Lisa Novotny

VP of Adminstration & HR

Lisa is an all-star administration leader who enjoys simplifying processes for Allied customers and employees.
As Vice President of Administration and Human Resources, Lisa is closely connected with all aspects of customer contact and developing Allied people to support current and future customer needs.
Lisa is an Idaho native and has been a driving force behind Allied being selected one of Idaho’s BEST PLACES TO WORK in 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018.
With 29 years industry experience and 12 of those years with Allied, Lisa brings a personal touch to our business that is demonstrated daily by our people.
Away from Allied, Lisa is the proud wife and mother of three awesome children. Lisa enjoys spending time with family and is actively involved as a community volunteer.

Phone: 541-706-9417

Emily Rose

VP of Finance

We know how important it is to make sure your billing is correct and timely. That’s why we’re so lucky to have Emily as our Vice President of Finance! Since joining Allied in 2017, Emily has been instrumental in the company’s growth ensuring Allied has all the necessary resources available to provide the best service experience in the area.
Emily is a graduate of Boise State and achieved her CPA designation.
Away from Allied, Emily enjoys spending time with her husband traveling.

Phone: 208-209-6629

Erik Schlichting

VP of Operations

Erik is our “go to guy” when it comes to making sure Allied is meeting and exceeding customer expectations. With 23 years of experience handling all aspects of operations, Erik keeps our talented people and finely tuned processes humming. His attention to detail is seldom found in the office automation industry.
On any given day, you’ll find Erik managing our warehouse activities, purchasing from our valued vendors, ensuring we have the right inventory, admin support for client requests and of course providing our awesome salespeople with what they need.
We’re proud to have Erik on the team. He works hard to ensure all operations functions at Allied run smoothly.
Phone: 208-261-7581

Mike Bowie

VP of ECM

If you’re looking for the right person to help you manage all your organizations content, Mike Bowie our Vice President of Enterprise Content Management is your guy!
Originally from Seattle, Mike graduated from the University of Puget Sound in 1989 with a BA in Accounting. After a 6-year corporate accounting role with the Boeing Company and seeing the Electronic Content Management, Mike founded a very successful document imaging and content management business to meet the needs of specific vertical markets. After 16 years, Mike sold his company in 2012 but continued to consult on content management. In April 2015, Mike joined the Allied team to bring his expertise and his customer perspective as a user to our customers.
Away from Allied, Mike enjoys the outdoors skiing, surfing, hiking, fishing and playing tennis.
We are very excited to have Mike and his expertise on board as we move forward in helping companies succeed in a digital world!

Phone: 208-297-5750

Tobin Bartholomew

VP of Business Development

Tobin brings an unsurpassed commitment to helping customers achieve their business goals. Tobin is responsible to communicating our award-winning portfolio of technology products and services to new and existing customers.
If you’ve met Tobin, you know he’s genuinely curious about how people can improve the way they work with the right technology.
Tobin moved to Boise from Alaska in 2003 and we are so pleased that he selected Allied to showcase his talents!

Phone: 208-639-1965

Lisa Mesenko

Marketing Manager

Lisa joined the Allied team in the spring of 2019, bringing with her over 15 years of marketing and operations experience. She is no stranger to the technology world; in her career she has held key management and consulting roles in several successful high-tech start-ups as well as a Fortune 500 company. She has a reputation as being a customer service fanatic and being laser focused on producing high quality results while delivering projects on-time and within budget.
During her personal time, Lisa enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter and enjoying the great outdoors of Idaho.

Phone: 208-957-5048

Alan Gold

Director of Business Development

Alan is a 35+ year Sales and Business Development veteran in our industry. He has lived and worked in 11 western states during his career and received multiple sales awards for outstanding performance. Alan prides himself on delivering excellent customer service and building long-lasting relationships. He has also travelled extensively on the international stage including Europe and a two-year assignment in SE Asia.
Alan believes passionately in self-development and has well over 100 certifications in a variety of technology and sales on-line programs.

tel:208-639-9842

Joe Sibert

VCIO Senior Network Engineer

Joe Sibert, a life-long computer enthusiast and programmer joined Allied in 2017. Joe programmed his first computer at age 11, built his first computer at age 13, and started working full time in the computer industry at age 15. Joe’s goal is to provide the best possible IT experience, treating customers the way they want to be treated, and assuring no one feels inferior if they do not understand the “tech” world. He takes pride in solving IT issues and turning end-user frustration into satisfaction and peace of mind. Joe has certifications with Microsoft, Cyber Security and HIPAA. With over 30 years of IT experience, Joe is one of the IT industry leaders in the Treasure Valley.

Phone: 208-957-5044

Joe Critchfield

Regional Sales Manager

Raised in Arizona and after serving a two year LDS mission in South America, Joe went on to play football at UNLV. There he graduated with his degree in physiology, later going on to play professional football. After landing in Boise Idaho, Joe took his competitive background from years of sports along with his degree into technical sales where he has spent the last 14 years.
Joe takes pride in providing his clients with the most strategic business solutions that align with their budget allowing them to stay on the cutting edge of technology advancements. As an active member of his community, Joe coaches various youth teams and serves on different boards of directors for youth sports. Along with his wife, Stephanie and their three boys, they enjoy spending time travelling and managing their special events venue, ‘Underhill Garden’ near Shadow Valley golf course in the Treasure Valley.

tel:208-639-9862

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