Led by Some of the Finest Executives in the Industry

BDSI Leadership

Bradsworth Digital Solutions, Inc. has some of the finest executives in the industry. As a Veteran owned and operated company we strive to keep our country free and strong. Every day we rally with our clients and our employees to deliver the best solutions around the world.


Many our leaders are Board Members, Senior Advisors, and educators throughout the multitude of industries we support. Whether it is Life Sciences or Space Travel, we have the talent to lead the world to success.

Management Team

Arthur Taulbee, Ph.D., CEO/Chief Science Officer

Dr. Taulbee has started 3 very successful Systems Integrations and Management Consulting firms. He has designed many of the most intricate hyper-performance systems for space exploration to date and is currently on a NASA - Lockheed Martin program. He excels as a Chief Officer in corporations while delivering strong profit & near-zero loss building and leading the absolute best and highest performing teams serving our technical communities. The technologies he excels in are the Aeronautical Aircraft Designs (F35/X59), Data Management and Architectures, SLS (Space Launch  Systems), LEO (Low Earth Orbit) and Data Science, AI, ML, Advanced Algorithm support and Spacecraft LOX/LH2 propulsion systems. Another technology of interest is BlockChain, Bitcoin, and Cryptocurrency by the implementation of mathematics, statistics, business intelligence, Big Data, and forethinking hypothesis and theories.


 His continued research includes Cold Fusion and Nucleosynthesis Magnitites Pycnonuclear Reactions within Electrochemical, Radioactive, and Electromagnetic Medias. Ironically, he has continued establishment that a fusion byproduct for the earth will replenish the diminishing helium in our atmosphere. His simple philosophy that the world is 'numbers' and everything we see, smell, touch, hear, and taste is comprised of numbers.

His proactive work with communities and local charities are remarkable and he leads groups to overcome poverty around the world. 

He has technically chaired advanced technological efforts to bridge and enhance the functionality of existing Data Sciences architectures and coinciding Predictive Analytics libraries to support space launch sequences to Healthcare in Oncology. 


Dr. Taulbee is an acknowledged speaker and travels the globe to present such topics as

Cybersecurity, Digital Transformations, and Corporate Leadership to the top CEO and COO charters for corporate ethics committees. 


Dr. Taulbee earned his Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Astrophysics, and Atomic (Molecular) Physics. His other degrees are an Executive MBA with, IPO, Finance, Management, and Operations (Sloan School of Business) and BS in Mathematics, and Physics (Astrophysics and Astronautics). He is a fellow Ph.D. from Harvard University and NASA regards his reviews of data and launch full thrust algorithms and orbital planning which are key to success.

Bill Lavin – President

Entrepreneurial and driven Chief Executive, with expertise in founding companies in domestic & international marketplaces. Facilitator and builder of world-class technology management of product development teams, with specialty products, focused on eCommerce, Sales, and Marketing, & Game Applications.

  • Experience in management, sales, marketing and software development for Fortune 500 companies
  • Founded or co-founded several successful startups including TIER Technologies which had a successful IPO on the NASDAQ
  • Consults with cryptocurrency ventures preparing business plans, white papers, and token sale structures

At American Express, Bill headed up the development of the Gold & Platinum Year

End Summary, the marketing systems for the Optima Card, and the Card Acquisition / Worldwide Marketing Systems. Bill co-founded TIER Technologies which had a successful I PO on the NASDAQ and then became President of IGN where he led the development of one of the first Internet Casinos.


Following IGN, Mr. Lavin was President of MasterCoin whose charter was to launch one of the first eWallet systems processing over $20 million per month. Since early 2017 he has helped several cryptocurrency ventures prepare their business plans, white papers, and token sale structures.


Experienced President and CEO. Determining strategic direction, spearheading the sales and marketing efforts, and leading the internal development of several key software products. Visionary, co-founder and board member of a Bay Area consulting firm, heading the efforts to diversify and create new revenues. Instrumental in turning a start-up into a publicly-traded company on NASDAQ, having a market cap of US$72 MIL.

Vincent L Aragona Jr. – COO/Chief Innovation Officer

Vincent is a highly accomplished Senior Executive and Technical Leader with more than 30 years of success in the IT, fin-tech, security, SAP, and executive technical coaching industries. Leveraging extensive architecture experience developing creative enterprise technical solutions for customer based RFP's to reduce costs by optimizing technology and efficiency, Vincent is a valuable asset for small to mid-cap fin-tech, HC IT, IT, and enterprises seeking expert assistance with risk, governance, security, or executive coaching on enterprise.


His key areas of expertise include executive management, senior leadership, information technology, enterprise architecture & solutions, technology risk, governance, general management, strategic planning, implementation, security, fraud, and enterprise. Vincent excels and building relationships and has a unique ability to understand the business problem and finding the right solution. During his career, Vincent in an accomplished leader who has both gained and shared experience by reporting to and working with Senior Executives, Directors, and C-Level Directs, allowing him to build relationships with executive business and compliance partners to help make informed decisions. (Key Value & Strengths)

  • Building, implementing and managing enterprise-level IT programs and transformations (20+ yrs.)
  • Successful delivery of complex high-risk, tactical & strategic roadmaps  (50MM - 500MM+)
  • Leadership to execute all phases providing leadership/coaching for all phases of SLDC at all levels of organization
  • Collaborate with business & IT to help identify & provide solutions to complex issues and risk (20+ yrs.)
  • Experienced providing successful customer based solutions & services based on requirements and technology

Highly-focused strategic senior executive leader with history of providing creative solutions in the execution and delivery of major technology, infrastructure and digital transformations on time and within budget. Successful in understanding business requirements, recognizing risks and implementing strategies to mitigate those risks. Proven ability to meet and exceed goals while successfully managing multiple digital & data transformations or enterprise initiatives and/or programs for clients. Brings a depth and breadth of experiences innovating, understanding of complex issues, to provide creative solutions in conjunction with communication skills to execute and deliver on time and within budget. Adept at quickly learning and applying new roles, processes and technologies. Demonstrated leadership in guiding team members to accomplish complex tasks by working collaboratively to find effective solutions.


With over 20 years of technical leadership, at Bank of America, Vincent has consistently delivered on several successful infrastructure and application migrations to the SAP platform.  At BB&T,  Vincent successfully migrated the sub-ledger, ledger, and co-developed other new products with SAP.  Vincent partnered with technology to help optimize the infrastructure in addition to providing process efficiencies reducing the QA and Testing down time from 14 days to less than 3 resulting in higher business availability.  With Vincent's operational experience, working with the senior leadership ifb Services who wanted to expand their foot print, he provided the guidance necessary in helping to provide the right location to provide the optimal site location for maximum resource availability.  Additionally, all processes, procedures, documents were setup to meet ITIL standards.  Resources were hired and trained and on boarded which successfully supported a large global payments company in a 7 by 24 model.

Keith Hibbitts– CIO

Keith has spent the past 25-plus years assisting customers with their implementations of SAP software covering dozens of companies across a wide range of industries. His initial focus was in the Financials and Controlling areas of the SAP enterprise software. For the past 20 years, Keith has focused on SAP’s data warehouse offerings, BW and HANA, with a specific focus on the planning and consolidations tools offered over that time, most recently being BPC. He has provided guidance relating to best practices and process improvement to C-level personnel as well as provide assistance to individual end-users with his knowledge of data and system architecture and functional system usage.


Mr. Hibbitts has taken clearly distressed clients and reconstructed the corporate technical architecture and built a new financial driven, technically balanced organization that enhanced the clients market value and future profitability. He completed these Senior Management Consulting engagements and success stories while operating his own firm.

He attended Southern Methodist University where he received his degree in Computer Sciences and the University of Texas Austin expanding his business and technical aptitude. He holds multiple certifications and has served as President/CEO of PlanCons of Texas.

Arne Markoff – Chief Revenue Officer (Member Advisor)

Experienced industry technology and consulting executive. Experienced P&L manager across software and services. Advisory roles to CIO and CXO on digital initiatives transforming innovation projects. I've built small and large teams across many disciplines and many cultures to drive new initiatives and to restructure underperforming organizations. Deep International experience, client contacts and relationships across multiple sectors and geographies.

Directly involved with multi-million dollar, multinational opportunities, I am at home in the board room, or on the sales front. I am an energetic, capable and dynamic sales/marketing leader with vision, skill and strategic planning background able to grow sales at an impressive pace for varied organizations - from start-up to multi-million dollars.

Golden Rule is the Platinum Rule - Do something for someone else first, and they will help you in return.

Specialties: Sales, Sales Management, Training, Mentoring, International and National Account Management, Management Consulting, Prospect and client development, Project Management, Career Development, Contract negotiation, Operations, Product Marketing and MarComm, Business & Product Development, Sales & Marketing Tactics, Leadership, Cost Reductions, Strategic Planning, Negotiations, Competitive Positioning, Process Improving, Customer Service, Leadership, Executive Management.

Taber West – CTO

Mr. West helps companies solve highly complex problems that are restricting their business. If you need innovation, analytics, an uplift to the digital world, or help with large upgrades and transformations, he can bring you the resources you need. He has over 27 years of experience in engineering, design, development, and optimization, of physical and software-driven environments. Whether it is a hybrid integrated cloud, virtualization of infrastructure and workloads, or complete transformation with AI, he can help. Bring me your hardest problems and we 

can talk.


Mr. West has one of the greatest minds in full architecture designs and evaluations of multiple landscapes in most industries. His capabilities to translate business need to technical solutions is incredible. Mr. West has led successful efforts for McKesson Corporation, GM, General Dynamics, Kaiser Permanente, and more.

Stewart Draper – CISO Advisor

Stewart Draper has been in the information security space for over 15 years. During this time he has been able to demonstrate strong business acumen whilst driving forward security strategies as a business enabler. The ability to maintain an executive presence before a board or C-suite level executives is critical to the success of a security executive, Stewart has demonstrated this in a number of roles and positions that he has maintained.


Information security requires continuous learning, new technologies, new threat types, new vulnerabilities and more complex problems to solve. Stewart has shown all of the qualities of a security leader in how he has been able to adapt to an ever changing security environment. Stewart was responsible for one of the largest institutes “must win battle” 3 years in a row, a challenge that spanned 120 countries and over 300 workers in size. A truly complex effort on a global scale that included endless complexities associated with privacy, legal and compliance requirements.


Stewart has successfully managed both small and large groups of employees ranging from 5 through as many as 40 workers where the task of understanding the technical requirements is just as critical as the translation of technical to business requirements. During those 15 years Stewart has been responsible for globally impactful enterprise technology solutions with a cost as high as 50MM.


About Stewart….   He has been recognized by 2018 SC Magazine as an “Influencer of the year” award for his work in insider threat, awarded the 2018 “insider threat deployment of the year” by a security company for the program he built at a large financial instuution and a subject matter expert by publishing over 10 whitepapers and security event article contributions including USA Today, Global News Wire and information security magazine.  Stewart has educated Congress members in the topic of insider threat and spoken at prestigious conferences such as RSA, CISO Summit, Gartner Security, HP Protect and many others.



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