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Bernard Robinson

Founder and President

As a high-performing, results-driven, analytical person, it’s no wonder Bernard started NTS and built it into the successful company it is today. Currently, he enjoys using his leadership background to motivate, train and mentor people at all levels of expertise. Bernard gained his extensive experience at companies such as CMS/Halifax, Comtech, Inc., IBM and Xerox as both a sales manager and a marketing manager. Just some of the awards and recognition Bernard has received in recent years include Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year, the Richmond Times Dispatch Rising 25 Award and Virginia Business’ Fantastic 50 Award. Under his helm, NTS has been named a Top 100 Diversity Owned Business for multiple years and one of the Inc 500 Fastest Growing Companies.

Bernard’s HOT LIST


Knowing the future

Childhood dream job

Knew I wanted to be a millionaire

Family holidays are:

Wonderful. The major focal point in the year.

Favorite movies

Enter the Dragon 300 The Last Samurai The Princess Bride The Breakfast Club


Oatmeal with the works, ham and eggs
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Brent Kranda

Vice President of Infrastructure Services

At the helm of global and strategic technology initiatives at NTS, Brent helps build and maintain key elements of the firm’s enterprise infrastructure and associated project portfolio. As our Vice President of Infrastructure Services, he leads teams in data center infrastructure management and evolution; mobility and remote access services; ubiquitous wireless networks; enterprise-scale network environments; and innovative end user computing solutions. Brent also provides leadership for delivery of 24/7 service operations and KPI compliance, along with other critical NTS duties.

Formerly with Northrup Grumman, this Marine veteran is an accomplished IT professional and has developed and managed large-scale enterprise systems and modernized programs for both public and private enterprises. Brent has more than 20 years of IT experience supporting enterprise environments, and his innovative solutions are practical and sustainable for clients to implement and maintain.

Brent’s HOT LIST

Favorite Richmond landmark

Richmond Capital Grounds

Superpower I wish I had

Time Travel

Best gift

Someone’s friendship

iPhone or Droid


Childhood dream job

Working it currently

Holidays with my family are



Something simple and fast