Paragone Solutions



A Job Well Done

Paragone’s personnel take great satisfaction in knowing that we have done our jobs well in support of our clients. We both advise and implement for our clients.
We don't separate our advisory services from our implementation support. We need motivated individuals who are both good leaders and followers. Ones that understand how technology improves our client's businesses.

Together We Are Stronger

We are a family of experts that come together sharing and exchanging information.
We seek to address critical issues and collaboratively find mutually beneficial solutions.
Together we can make a difference for tomorrow.

Mutual Trust

We believe that trust is a key step in developing strong working relationships which are the basis of our ability to support our clients.
The issues we advise on are complex and require great domain expertise. By working together we create synergy achieving a 1 + 1 = 3 outcome. Excellence is what makes us tick.



Paragone's personnel take great satisfaction in knowing that we have done our jobs well in support of our clients.

Claudia Fraley: MBA: President & Founder

Ms. Fraley is Paragone’s President and founder. She has 20+ years of small business leadership experience. Previously she was the co-founder of a highly successful, engineering professional services firm. She specializes in program communications.

Dave Fraley: MBA/MS//PMP/CISSP/CAP - Vice President

Mr. Fraley is a senior SME in information assurance, program mgmt., & critical decision sup-port. Previously, he was the President of a 100 per-son consultancy. He is a retired U.S. Army Officer.

Stephen Di Giulian: BA - Director Client Advocacy

Mr. Di Giulian has 20+ years’ experience in helping critical leadership decision making within large complex organizations including US Defense, Federal government agencies and Fortune 100 commercial - Financial, Healthcare, Hi-tech manufacturing, energy, automotive industry, logistics - including multi-tiered distribution channels.

Chad Adams: BS/CISSP – Principal Security Engineer

Mr. Adams is a career cybersecurity ex-pert and former NETCOM accreditation auditor. He has extensive Oracle database and application development expertise.

Perry Melvin: BS – Principal Architect/ERwin Certified Data Modeler

Mr. Melvin is an expert enterprise architect specializing in data and system-of-systems architecture. He has 20 plus years of information technology expertise.

Eric Scheidemantel: MBA/MS – Senior Manager

Mr. Scheidemantel is an expert in strategic planning, communications, and operations management. A retired Army Officer, Mr. Scheidemantel has sup-ported the DoD for 30 plus years.

Lisa Schwendenmann: BS/CPA – Director of Accounting

Ms. Schwendenmann has 20 years of public sector and non-profit accounting experience. She has an active CPA license which is in good standing.

Jennifer Wesche: BA/MS – Talent Acquisition Manager

Ms. Wesche has 10 plus years of contingent staffing and executive recruiting experience. She specializes in recruiting technology and hard to staff SMEs.

Jobs & Benefits

Paragone offers a competitive salary and benefits package including:

  • Major medical healthcare insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 401K retirement plan with employer matching
  • Employer-sponsored life insurance
  • Long-term and short-term disability
  • Paid time off
  • Federal holidays

The Compliance

It is Paragone’s policy to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law. This policy relates to all phases of employment, including, but not limited to, recruiting, employment, placement, promotion, transfer, demotion, reduction of workforce and termination, rates of pay or other forms of compensation, selection for training, the use of all facilities, and participation in all company-sponsored employee activities. Provisions in applicable laws providing for bona fide occupational qualifications, business necessity or age limitations will be adhered to by the company where appropriate.

EEO is the Law

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Paragone will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Per Executive Order 1366.

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