About Us

The Power of XS. Our Culture. Our People.

  • Fulton Breen

    Chief Executive Officer

    Prior to founding XSInc, Fulton held numerous general management, marketing and financial positions during his 30-year career in the agricultural industry with Union Carbide and Rhone-Poulenc (now incorporated within Bayer CropScience). Additionally, he has managed numerous international businesses for Rhone-Poulenc in the Middle East, North Africa, Turkey and the central Asian republics.

    Fulton holds a bachelor’s degree in economic biology from Clemson University and an M.B.A. from Duke University.

  • Bill Barton

    Chief Operating Officer

    Prior to co-founding XSInc, Bill was a consultant with Booz Allen & Hamilton, where he consulted to the world’s leading energy and chemical companies on issues of strategy, process improvement, cost-restructuring and organizational effectiveness. Before joining Booz Allen & Hamilton, he was a design engineer with Bechtel Power Corporation.

    Bill holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Vanderbilt University and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.

  • Thad Armbruster

    Chief Financial Officer

    Prior joining XSInc as co-owner, Thad served as the controller of Volumetrics Medical Imaging and LastAvailable.com. Prior to that, he was employed with Ernst & Young in the firm’s Entrepreneurial Services group and later worked in the Corporate Finance group, specializing in emerging and growth-stage companies in the high-tech and biotech industries.

    Thad holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Dayton. He is a Certified Public Accountant.

  • Harry Albert

    Vice President, Business Development

    Prior to joining XSInc, Harry held several sales and marketing positions in his 22-year tenure with Union Carbide and Rhone-Poulenc (now incorporated within Bayer CropScience). His sales, marketing, product management, and business management positions included responsibilities in both the agricultural and specialty markets. While at Rhone-Poulenc, Harry conceived, formed and led the lucrative Consumer Home and Garden business unit.

    Harry holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Cincinnati and an M.B.A. from the University of North Florida. He also is a Certified Purchasing Manager.

Meet our Team

  • Paula

    The employees of XS are not just co-workers; we are one big family. We hold each other to high standards and work together to achieve the impossible. Then we take a step back and celebrate our successes!
  • Ray

    Until coming to XS I had never worked for a company where a principal owner and a manager were so engaged in their employees that they would commit to and train for a 100 mile mountain bike race that took us 15 hours. I love it here.
  • Kara

    At XS I feel genuinely appreciated and valued. It’s great to work with so many smart people who embrace the company’s core values daily.
  • Tommy

    I like working at XS because leadership values us and we value one another.
  • Jennifer

    I love working here.  Everyone I work with is interested and interesting; from the principals to the developers to the managers.  It’s a place where I feel like I matter.  This is not your run of the mill corporation!
  • Joe

    I am continually encouraged to excel and surrounded by teammates who strive to help each other reach their true potential.
  • Josh

    XS facilitates a culture that provides the perfect balance of Working Hard while also being sure to always Have Fun.
  • Ben

    XS has given me a great mix of autonomy and mentors to grow a young career.
  • Lance

    XS is a place where you get to work collaboratively with others that are at the top of their game and everyone has input.
  • Paola

    I like that XS fosters a sense of community.  I look forward to seeing brilliant minds strive to find a solution that brings the most value to all parties involved.
  • Greg

    We’re a community here at XS.  Everyone encourages you to Dream Big, and helps you become the best you can be both professionally and personally.
  • Pawel

    At XS, you will find plenty of guidance to cultivate your passions to their culmination.
  • Scott

    XS encourages it's employees to challenge themselves and think outside the box.  It is so refreshing to have the freedom and support to Speak Out and Dream Big!
  • Paul

    My favorite thing about XS is quality of the people I get to work with.  Not only are they gifted at what they do, they are enjoyable to be around.  I look forward to getting to the office each day.
  • Daryl

    It would be unfair to call what I do work. The culture here at XS is amazing. My XS family get the job done, support each other, and keep pushing the bar ever higher.
  • Alek

    It's always amazing that, even when things get hectic around the office, there are still so many people willing to take the time to help each other out in any way they can.
  • Tim

    Being a network engineer at XS has been the most rewarding time in my career.  The technology we use at XS is second-to-none which is a lot of fun to set up and configure.
  • Sam

    I've never seen a company work harder to develop their employees.  XS helps their employees make the best career and life decisions for themselves, even if its not in the company's short term interest.
  • Nick

    XS is the only company that I've worked for where everyone involved feels like a team from ownership out. It's good to know that you can count on others to help get the job done!
  • Missy

    There is nothing more enjoyable than working with a leadership team that treats each other with mutual respect, and puts the success of the company before their own successes.
  • Michael

    Over the past 7 years, I have recruited many of my friends to come work here because of how much XS values it's employees.  I cannot think of a better work environment than XS!
  • Mark

    XS has a terrific work environment and dedicated employees. People here work hard to help “Our Partners reach their Potential” and have fun doing it along the way.
  • Kyle

    What I love about our culture is that we do not look at employees as long term assets, instead we nurture and develop one another so that we all reach our potential.
  • Jill

    Our clients come to XS with the projects that are vital to their success.  It is amazing to be part of a company where everyone is so engaged in delivering an amazing solution each and every time.
  • Ian

    Working at XS feels like you are collaborating with your smartest and most supportive friends. I never feel like there is a challenge that cannot be conquered.
  • Dale

    In my 13 years at XSInc, I've seen so many talented and passionate people hired, then grow into roles that allow them to maximize their personal and professional potential.
  • Beth

    I feel so lucky to have found a company like XS.
  • Beth

    I see my job as a manager to support and lift people up to be their best.  Sometimes that means I set a bar higher; sometimes that means I throw a party.
  • Matt

    The best thing about XS is that it doesn't feel like a job. The people here aren't just coworkers, they're friends. There's not ever a day where I dread coming into work.
  • Katie

    It’s very refreshing to work for a company that values its employees just as much as its external customers. It really motivates you to do your best work and keep improving.
  • Becky

    I love it that the top guys that run our company are always accessible, ready to listen, and help.  That attitude permeates our entire organization.
  • Nick

    XS is a great company that actively encourages its employees to reach their fullest potential, and as part of that, maintains an environment of collaboration throughout the workplace.

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