About Our Company

Crossfire is a full service software development and staff augmentation company based in New York. Since 2000, we have successfully delivered 100 IT Development projects and provided precision staffing for 22 Fortune 500 companies. We operate nationwide, are employee-owned, and are a majority women-owned business.

Our Management Team

Jessica Mazzeo

Jessica is the CEO of Crossfire Consulting and is in charge of Finance and Software Development. She is one of the three founding members of Crossfire, and has been in the IT consulting industry since 2000. She has served as a Requirements Analyst, Project Manager, and Scrum Master on various software development projects for clients as diverse as Lockheed Martin, Pitney Bowes and Verizon.

Jessica holds a BA from Colgate University in Molecular Biology and an MBA from New York University in Finance & Management. Jessica has a patent pending with the U.S. Patent Office for a DNA sequence (vector) she engineered while performing Cancer Research.
Katie Delgado

Katie is the COO of Crossfire Consulting and in charge of Precision Staffing at Crossfire. She is a founding member of Crossfire, and has been in the IT consulting industry since 2000. She has completed several major development projects in a variety of roles, including Project Manager, Developer, Requirements Analyst, System Architect, and Quality Assurant.

Katie received a BA from Colgate University in Molecular Biology and an MBA with concentrations in Finance and Management from New York University.

Stacy Venanzi
VP Human Resources

Stacy is Crossfire's VP of Human Resources. She has been in the IT consulting industry since 1998, working as a Senior Systems Analyst and Senior Project Manager with major companies like Pfizer, IBM and Verizon.

Stacy graduated from Colgate University with a BA in Computer Science and also holds an MBA with concentrations in Management and Marketing from New York University.

Shelly Mazzeo
VP Marketing

Shelly is the VP of Marketing at Crossfire. She provides executive leadership to Crossfire's marketing organization and works closely with the VP of Sales. Her major focus is on creating strategic alliances, growing major customer accounts, and maintaining Crossfire's presence on the web and through social media.

Shelly holds a BA from Brooklyn College in Modern Languages and an MA in Liberal Studies from the New School. Shelly brings a well-rounded, progressive approach to our marketing team.
Paul Byrne
VP Sales

Paul is Crossfire's VP of Sales. He has over 10 years of increasing responsibility for technical sales and customer support operations. Paul is committed to building deep customer relationships and is continuously exploring innovative sourcing ideas with customers.

Paul holds a BS in Management from Mount Saint Mary College and an Executive MBA from Fordham University in International Business.

Joe Mazzeo
VP Biz Dev

Joe is VP of Business Development at Crossfire. He helped found the company in 2000, leveraging over 30 years of experience in computing, telecommunications, and financial systems. Joe has served as a Chief Financial Officer, Chief Marketing Officer, and Chief Executive and Strategy Officer in NYSE- and ASE-listed companies. Previous positions include leading a Fortune 500-size company's marketing organization, leading a major sales force in the international data communications business, and consulting on a wide variety of telecommunications and information security projects. Joe is consistently called upon for venture analyses, acquisition studies, and investment recommendations.

Joe earned a BBA in Management from Bernard Baruch College and an MS in Investment Management from Pace University. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York and will complete his doctorate in Computer Science from Pace University in 2017.