John Crites

Chief Information Officer

Mr. Crites is the Chief Information Officer at Modus eDiscovery and the President & CEO of the Triangle Technology Executives Council (TTEC).  Mr. Crites has over 25 years leadership experience in the development and management of information systems, cyber security and related infrastructure functions.  This experience includes leadership for a global information technology audit function; infrastructure development for DoD accredited services; development of data centers; integration of ERP systems; and other technology operations.  He is a successful Chief Information Officer with experience at RTI International and other firms providing business analytics services.  Mr. Crites also has a successful track record as a Chief Executive Officer at North Carolina’s premier research and education network firm (i.e. MCNC) and at ecommerce start-up firms. 

He relocated from Southern California to North Carolina in 2000 to support the start-up of an electronic commerce business for Rockwell International.  Mr. Crites enjoys volunteering his time to support scholarship programs, student mentoring, military veterans and entrepreneurs.