Timothy K. Tingler

President/Quest Knight Enterprises

President and founder Tim Tingler, a seasoned systems integrator with over 25 years of experience working with emerging technologies, brings a unique set of characteristics to relationships between government agencies, contractors, and small businesses. An infectious motivator with a constant can-do attitude, Tim skillfully brings together stakeholders in the military, intelligence, and contracting communities to identify technology needs and opportunities, and drive mission-critical results in the field. Tim is an expert at conceiving and prospecting both strategic and tactical technology insertion initiatives, and has achieved exceptional success arranging win-win partnerships, implementing capture management strategies, and building consensus among partners.
Tim puts his mission analysis background to use sizing up competition and positioning clients – and missions – for success. He excels at understanding and assessing marketplace dynamics and analyzing present, situational, and future mission requirements to develop success strategies around customer needs.
To clients and partners, Tim brings an extensive network of contacts in the government and contractor communities, in addition to partnerships with subcontractors, 8(a) companies, independent consultants, and up-and-coming technology companies. Tim has worked with major government contractors including GCI, Inc., Harris Corporation, General Dynamics, Northrop Grumman/TASC, and MITRE Corporation; and both the Defense and Intelligence Communities. Tim’s early career was with the former Defense Mapping Agency, presently the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGIA) and the United States Army Corps of Engineers.  Tim has a BS in Geology and is clearable to the TS/SCI level and holds active CI and Lifestyle polygraphs.