Get to know us

About

Cornerstone Alliance is a small sized consulting company headquartered in Adelaide, providing services in the areas of IT Systems and Marketing. Our team is an engaging, dedicated group of professionals who love what they do. 

We are highly-skilled experts who specialise in IT and Systems Development, Mobile and Web Applications Development, IT Specialist Resourcing (SharePoint, Office 360, Business Analysis), Marketing Management, Branding, Communications and Engagement, Graphic and Web Design, Video Production, and much more. 

In essence, what we do is: Partner with our clients to take away their business pain points and transform their vision into opportunities for business excellence. 

Strategic Plan

The following sets out Cornerstone Alliance’s Strategic Plan for 2019 – 2022.

Our core values are to be: Intentional, Relational and Flexible.
Our Strategic Objectives feed into four goals: Planning, Leadership, Productivity, and Relationships. 

Vision

To be the Cornerstone of Business Success through Key Alliances with Individuals, Organisations and Industries.

Mission

To create the most effective technological and marketing solutions by utilising our collective technical domain expertise.

Culture statement

We care about the successes of our alliances and we work hard to develop products and services that meet and exceed expectations. 

Our team

Our success is a result of the dedication, energy and skill of our team members. With the team based in Adelaide, we are accessible locally and remotely.

Meet our team

Bernard Fuentes

Senior web and mobile Consultant

Bernard is a passionate and committed engineer with more than a decade of experience designing, developing, implementing and managing sophisticated web applications.

A qualified software engineer with a get-it-done spirit, Bernard has worked across various industries globally, from satellite data collection services to education and banking.

Bernard has extensive experience with developing, managing and extending content management systems, and his forté lies in application development using open source tools and technologies including PHP, JavaScript, SQL, HTML, CSS and eCommerce.

Kirsty Reschke

Sharepoint specialist and
information architect

A highly creative Information Architect and Enterprise Content Management Practitioner, Kirsty has over 20 years’ experience across multiple industries, including oil and gas, education, and finance. She is passionate about building and designing content management solutions that are state-of- the-art yet simple, and addresses key business challenges and opportunities.

Kirsty’s open and collaborative approach with all key stakeholders when running requirements and design workshops is key to the success of the solution. She has an in-depth understanding of SharePoints capabilities, and implements information management best practice principles within the SharePoint content and document management framework. This knowledge enables Kirsty to guide the organisation through a successful Enterprise Content Management transformation project. 

Kirsty has been Lead SharePoint Information Architect and Governance Manager for a number of large SharePoint implementations and upgrades. Her most recent SharePoint implementation won the first Innovation Award for a Document Management System, where she assisted in capturing, maintaining, and storing critical records for the enterprise.

Cornerstone Alliance profile - Narayan Ramchandani, co-director and IT, technology

Narayan Ramchandani

director and co-founder

Narayan is a co-founder and director at Cornerstone Alliance. He earned his MBA in Information Systems from the University of South Australia, and has worked within both the public and private sectors in various technical roles. His core expertise lies in the domain of business process transformation.

A trained Lead Auditor, Narayan has significant experience within the quality and compliance industry in Australia. He has also contributed to the development of the South Australian Freedom of Information Management System as a developer with the Department of the Premier and Cabinet in 2015. 

Narayan is a people person, and believes that technology delivers optimal results by giving due emphasis to people and processes.

Cornerstone Alliance profile - Shun-Nga Hui, web and graphic designer

Shun-Nga Hui

Graphic and web designer

Shun-Nga is a web and graphic designer with an extensive background in visual art. She is passionate about improving the way ideas and messages can be conveyed between the sender and the viewer through design, and believes that design should be simple in aesthetics and function. Shun-Nga has a Bachelor of Media with a major in Graphic Design from the University of Adelaide, and her special interests include branding and marketing.

While speaking and listening with her cochlear implants, Shun-Nga became interested in the world of visual communication due to being born hearing impaired. She is inspired by minimalism, the incorporation of art and illustration in design, and Asian typography and multicultural works due to her Hong Kong / Chinese heritage and interests in Japanese and Korean culture. Shun-Nga’s hobbies include travelling, taking photos, creating art and spending time with friends and family.

Cornerstone Alliance profile - Jeremy de Guzman, photographer and graphic designer

Jeremy De Guzman

Graphic designer and photographer

Jeremy is a web and graphic designer with a background in media. He diligently strives to use his broad range of creative skills and abilities to produce work that is simple yet beautiful. He also specialises in event and wedding photography.

Jeremy has a Bachelor degree in Media with a Major in Graphic Design. He is also currently studying his Masters in Marketing Management at the University of South Australia. He has collaborated with numerous clients and projects yet still wants to constantly improve the way he designs and capture moments with his camera.

Jeremy is a gentle spirit who enjoys a good life that is meaningful and driven to help and care for the needs of others. 

Cornerstone Alliance profile - Tracey Nearmy, photographer

Tracey Nearmy

Photographer and videographer

A gifted photojournalist, Tracey has a diverse and highly specialised skill set in media production, with a natural way of capturing a story. Tracey produces compelling videos to market the services of clients. Her photography skills are up there with the best, but what sets her apart is her knack for her style in framing a moment with perfection and poise.

Cornerstone Alliance profile - Sunita Miranda, co-director and marketing

Sunita Miranda

Director and co-founder

Sunita has an extensive background in Marketing, Communications and PR. Her expertise and leadership in building cross-functional teams to enable business outcomes has seen her consult for a number of different organisations.

Her tertiary education has been in the Arts / Humanities with a focus on business. Sunita’s pro bono work involves Women’s Empowerment, Gender Equity and Human Rights. Sunita is currently completing an Agile MBA.

Sunita leads the marketing and engagement consultancy for Cornerstone Alliance. She introduced a low-cost, high-value model of corporate service delivery to a not-for-profit clientele, and this business service has grown to become a popular choice for small businesses. Sunita oversees the design, content, and publications team.

Cornerstone Alliance

  • Hello@CornerstoneAlliance.com.au
  • Suite 8, 71 Angas Street, Adelaide 5000