"BrownCOW has provided us with a cost effective and responsive solution to support our business needs. I highly recommend the BrownCOW team."

Steven L., General Manager, Terrace Park Country Club

Meet Our IT Networking Experts

BrownCOW was founded in 2001 with the goal to provide IT solutions critical to the success of small- to mid-size businesses in greater Cincinnati, Dayton and Northern Kentucky. Our team of experts focus on providing customized solutions to fit each client’s unique needs. Our team members come from diverse technical backgrounds and are true experts in their field.

Meet the Experts

Don Brown, Chief Technology Officer

Don Brown of BrownCOW TechnologyDon is a graduate of University of Cincinnati earning a BS in Information Systems and has added many other certifications along the way, including Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, MS Small Business Specialist, Cisco Certified Network Engineer, Certified Novell Engineer, and others. He is a technical expert with over 20 years of experience in identifying and solving complex IT challenges.

His goal is to offer tailored solutions to clients so they can focus on their business. With this in mind, he founded BrownCOW to provide managed IT support to his clients while identifying key areas of opportunity. His passion is providing best-cost, best-feature IT solutions for any business need. Don consistently provides our clients with cost effective answers to today's most challenging problems. He stays engaged in the current developments throughout our industry to ensure we bring you the very best of technology that works.

Expertise:

  • Local area network (LAN) and wide area network (WAN) design and implementation
  • Virtual private networking (VPN) over the Internet
  • Remote backup services
  • Communications and database servers
  • Telecommunication and automatic call distribution (ACD) systems

Adger Thomann, Systems Support and Business Development

Adger Thomann of BrownCOW TechnologyAdger’s technical background spans many years in electronics manufacturing, test engineering, product development and quality. He has experience with industry leaders such as like Burr Brown Research, Cincinnati Microwave, Time Warner and others.

As a managing partner in small business since 1985 he understands the challenges that your company faces and how to find affordable, reliable solutions. Adger joined BrownCOW in 2001, with a broad base of technical skills and brings over 27 successful years in small business experience to our clients. He is responsible for the continued improvement of communications in order to bring our clients the best of what we have to offer every day.

Application integration, Windows Server / Windows Small Business Server 2008 and 2011, Server 2012, Citrix / XenApp, VMware, StorageCraft, EMR, HIPAA compliance , Meaningful Use and networking systems are just some of Adger’s specialties.

Chantha Ouk

Chantha Ouk of BrownCOW Technology Chantha Ouk of BrownCOW TechnologyChantha is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati, where he majored in Information Technology. With over 10 years of IT experience, he started his career as a Help Desk support technician for Cincinnati Bell in 2002, then served as an administrator and IT analyst for the Klosterman Baking Company in 2005.

In 2009, he joined BrownCOW Technology following time spent with a Chicago-based small business consulting firm. Chantha manages and supports key clients such as the local Ronald McDonald House Charities and several other firms on a daily basis.

His technical skills include Windows Server and Small Business Server 2003 and 2011, Citrix, VMware.
Chantha is also a Certified StorageCraft Engineer.

Wendy Ellis


Wendy Ellis of BrownCOW TechnologyWendy is a graduate of California State University where she majored in Computer Science and Engineering. She started her IT career in the Air Force and spent 9 years working all over the world as an Information Systems Technical Controller and received an Associates of Applied Science in Information Systems Technology.

After leaving active duty, she worked in various engineering disciplines to include systems engineer, software engineer, and as a program manager. She joined BrownCOW Technology in 2014 as an IT Specialist and program manager.


Notice: BrownCOW Technology does not actually own any cows. These photos were taken courtesy of the Warren County Ohio 4-H Club.