Who We Are


Chris Simchick

Founder, CEO

Chris Simchick has over 25 years of client management experience in the consulting industry and is one of the three founders of SDLC Partners and CyLumena. He is responsible for enterprise business strategy and operations for the SDLC family of companies including developing the vision and direction of the firm, building the leadership team, and the organizations internal investment strategies.

Chris is an active member in the business community participating with the Allegheny Conference on Community Development and serving on the Business Climate and Tax Committee. Additionally, he has been an active Board Member of the Pittsburgh Technology Council (PTC) since 2009; the PTC is the largest council of its kind in the United States.

Chris Simchick is an experienced leader with a significant portion of his career focused on building businesses, sales strategy, and operational execution in the highly competitive consulting services sector. He maintains an exceptional understanding of the challenges and constraints faced by clients and brings a breadth of industry experience enabling him to provide valuable guidance and advisory services in the areas of building and executing sales and operational strategies.


We’re poised to bring our execution excellence, high-performing teams, and real-world track record to you.