About Evonate

Evonate Solutions, LLC

Evonate Overview

Evonate was founded by builders based on the principle that the cloud is first and foremost a place for innovation.

The velocity of innovation by cloud providers creates an unparalleled opportunity to rapidly deliver digital solutions that scale, delight and help our clients succeed.

We focus on the hard problems – scaling mission-critical systems, advanced architectures and cloud-native technologies, and more. And we deliver under Lean and Agile principles with blended onshore/offshore delivery to provide faster time to value at a lower cost.

Core Capabilities Include:


Digital product strategy & design


Cloud-native solution architecture


DevOps and automation


Experience & service design


Global blended delivery


Secure SDLC

Evonate Team

Evonate Solutions is a Gordway Group Company

John Treadway

CEO & Co-Founder
John is an entrepreneur and go-to-market leader who believes that the true power of the cloud has always been first and foremost about innovation. As a client-facing cloud strategist, John has firsthand visibility into the opportunities and challenges of cloud innovation at dozens of enterprises across most industry verticals.
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John created and grew the Digital Innovation practice at Cloud Technology Partners (CTP), representing half of the company’s revenue, and was also responsible for all of CTP’s software IP that supported the growth of the company’s technology-enhanced services portfolio.

Previously John ran the cloud and data center services practice for Unisys North America and held positions at Sybase, Financial Fusion (A Sybase subsidiary), Object Design, Bank of New England and Chase Manhattan Bank.

Lisa Gordon

COO & Co-Founder
Lisa is an entrepreneur and operational leader with significant experience in start-up and entrepreneurial work environments across several tech sectors. She has over 20 years of experience in early stage ventures with a focus on strategic planning, communications, corporate development and operations.
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Lisa is also passionate about supporting the community and social justice and sits on the board of The Lenny Zakim Fund in Boston and The River Fund in Maine. She also oversees all community and nonprofit activities at all Gordway Group companies.

Jason Parsons

Principal Software Architect
• Hybrid-Cloud and Managed Container Solutions
• Cloud Strategy and Economics
• Security and Governance
• DevSecOps

Architecting and developing modern cloud-native and hybrid-cloud solutions for real-time and streaming processing of Big Data, and complex patterns, on the leading cloud platforms. This includes Google Cloud Platform, Amazon Web Services, and Microsoft Azure.

Evonate Partners

We partner with the leading cloud providers like AWS, Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure. We also partner with key innovation platform companies such as Kong and Rancher.


We partner with the leading cloud providers and key innovation platform companies.