Meet the Team

Sightline Systems offers a real-time operations intelligence solution focused on analytics, root cause analysis, performance management, correlation of data and predictive analysis from any source — critical IT systems including mainframes, applications, storage, databases — down to the process level. For more than 12 years, Sightline reports a 95% renewal rate from customers that include Fortune 500 and Global 2000 companies in finance, telecommunications, travel, retail as well as federal, state and local government. Sightline is headquartered in Fairfax, VA.

Our mission is to enable our customers to increase revenues, ensure customer retention and optimize infrastructure performance. Our goal is to assist our clients in exceeding the service level expectations of internal and external users in an unpredictable and dynamically changing environment, while leveraging their current investments in hardware and software. Our management team includes:

Brandon Witte

Brandon Witte
is the President and CEO of Sightline Systems. Prior to joining Sightline Systems in October 2006, Brandon was a Director with CGI, a large consulting and outsourcing company. In that role, he was part of the corporate strategic venture group, focusing on the capture of large outsourcing contracts. Brandon’s primary focus was on the application support and development aspects of these opportunities. He was responsible for the transition activities of key accounts, providing critical project oversight. Previously, Brandon served as CTO for InsideOut Technologies, a wholly-owned subsidiary of American Management Systems (AMS). While serving as CTO he was responsible for the architecture and operations of the company’s managed credit offerings. Brandon has multiple patents pending for the NetCredit and Identicate product suites, developed by InsideOut Technologies and now part of CGI. Brandon holds a BA in Management Science from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.


Mike Madsen

Mike Madsen is the Senior Vice President of Product Management at Sightline Systems.  Mike’s previous experience includes 10 years as a Vice President at CGI, a large consulting and outsourcing company. In his most recent role there he was responsible for Program and Product Management for the U.S. infrastructure business.  Prior to that Mike served as a Director at American Management Systems (AMS) where he oversaw the development and support of the company’s financial services product suite. Mike holds a MS degree in Computer Science from George Mason University and a BS degree in Economics and Computer Science from the University of South Dakota.


Debra Ray

Debra Ray is the Director of Consulting Services at Sightline Systems. She oversees all post-sales support activities, including software documentation and release management, training, and on-going software support to ensure that Sightline users enjoy the maximum benefit from their investment in the Sightline product line. Over the last 20 years, Debra has delivered training courses around the world and has spoken at various user and corporate conferences throughout the United States. Debra holds a BA from the University of Virginia.