Barry Shevlin

Sr. Managing Director

Barry leads Skyway Capital Markets Technology practice for the middle-market sector identifying and facilitating customized financial solutions, including restructuring advice, capital raising (debt and equity) and mergers & acquisitions.

He joined the Skyway team on the heels of a highly decorated career as the CEO of Vology, an IT Services company he founded in Palm Harbor, Florida in 2002. There, Barry ran an operation supporting more than 5,000 customers worldwide overseeing rapid sales growth and product expansion from a startup with $1 million in revenue in 2002 to $175 million in 2016.

Over his career, Barry has completed over $250 million in capital transactions with institutions including private equity, family offices, syndicated bank groups and subordinated debt providers.

Throughout the local community, Shevlin is known as a vocal advocate for entrepreneurship and education.  He has received honors as an E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year finalist in 2014 and the Tampa Bay Technology Forum’s CEO of the Year in 2012.  He also served on the Tampa Bay Partnership’s Council of Governors from 2016 to 2020 and has been an active member of YPO since 2007.