About Us

Sharpies are passionate, driven, entrepreneurial-minded industry experts.

3Sharp About Us

At 3Sharp, we are proud to foster an inclusive environment full of learning, creativity and fun. We look forward to coming to work every day because we love what we do. We work hard, but we also think it’s important to strike a good work-life balance, and to maintain a culture that reflects that view.

Empowerment

Help our customer grow and achieve their desired outcomes. 

Transparency

Customers always understand the actual situation and are aware of all project constraints. 

Teamwork

We only win as a group: Team Members, Customers, and Partners. 

Passion

Our passion drives us—in our work, our learning, and our results.

The history of us

3Sharp was created in 2002 by a trio of fantastical beasts. Their vision to provide unparalleled services to help companies succeed with technology set the stage for an awesome journey. Through the years we have honed in on the need for organizations to sell effectively through technical demos.
2002 - Founded
2002 - First major conference onsite support – Microsoft Global Business Conference
2003 - Launched first environment-population system for Microsoft Sales Field
2005 - First keynote support experience – Bill Gates keynote at Microsoft Global Briefing (MGB)
2008 - First major expo floor support team deployment: Microsoft Global Business Conference Device Bar
2010 - 100th on-site conference support
2013 - One millionth eyeball reached at a live event
2014 - 500th demo script created
2015 -1 00,000+ demo environments created in a single year
2016 - Expanded into Redmond Way offices

Meet our Sharpies

At 3Sharp, we’ve built a solid reputation as trusted advisors, sharing our experience as Microsoft and SharePoint consulting experts. Our senior leadership is involved in every project from start to finish, helping to efficiently drive complex projects to their successful completion.

Peter Kelly

Founding Partner
Peter is a seasoned expert in demo construction, prototypes, and proofs of concept. With his vast experience and historical insight, he’s able to guide 3Sharp with a unified vision to success.
Fun Fact: Virtually unstumpable with movie quotes.

John Peltonen

Founding Partner
John is a seasoned data architect with an expertise in cloud consulting and solutions, an expert at understanding customers’ technology needs—from both a conceptual and nitty-gritty development perspective.
Fun Fact: John + Scuba = <3

Ellen Ella

Head of HR
Ellen has driven our Sharpie culture to the next level. She is extremely passionate about building programs that help both employees and businesses thrive.
Fun Fact: Friendliest hard-core competitive swimmer you will ever meet.

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