About BackChecked

BackChecked LLC is an independent software company, headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. The company was organized in October of 2002, after a six month research and development phase. BackChecked is dedicated, exclusively, to the task of providing state of the art systems technology to growing background screening firms. BackChecked has no outside investors and no debt.

The BackChecked Difference

BackChecked is a software company and we act like one. Why is this so important? It's all about focus. At BackChecked, we wake up every day thinking about how to make our software better. All this focus on improving the system over the past 17 years has paid off. In fact, BackChecked just might do more than you need, today. But, do you know what you're going to need tomorrow? We're always thinking about it.

By the way, we do something else that is unusual today. We answer the phone when you call. Most importantly, you don't have to take our word on all this. We have excellent references.


John Kloos, President

John Kloos has over forty years of experience in high-tech product development, marketing, business development and sales. He has held senior management positions with both large companies and start-up enterprises. He has extensive experience with mainframes, high availability systems, reengineering, internet commerce and security.

In April of 2005, Mr. Kloos was elected to the Board of Directors of the Professional Background Screeners Association (formerly known as NAPBS), serving a two year term. He is also a past Co-Chair of the Provider Committee. He continues to support the association by serving as a member of the Governance Advisory Group.

Mr. Kloos earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Notre Dame.

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Randy Cummings, Chief Technology Officer

Randy Cummings has over forty years of experience in software development, support, and systems engineering. He has developed leading-edge systems in a variety of industries, including brokerage, hospitality, credit, insurance and transportation. He began developing web based systems in 1991.

In 1990, Mr. Cummings developed a full-function in-house system for one of the pioneers in professional background screening. This client utilized the system until implementing BackChecked in 2003.

Mr. Cummings earned a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Pennsylvania State University.

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Mike Peters, Chief Information Officer

Mike Peters has over forty years of experience in Enterprise Information Technology, having supported mission critical systems in industries as diverse as banking, telephony, and internet content delivery. He has particular expertise in Customer Service, IT infrastructure strategy & architecture including network technologies and system security.

Prior to joining BackChecked, Mr. Peters was employed by Computer Associates where he focused on IT Service Management. He has also held key technical and technology leadership positions with Cisco Systems, Stratus Computer, Wells Fargo, and GoDaddy.

Mr. Peters earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Northern Arizona University.

Contact Information

Main Phone: 602.892.4679
Email: info@BackChecked.com