Who We Are
KENTECH Consulting, Inc. is the premiere background investigation solutions firm in the U.S. As a licensed Private Detective Agency, our experts use the latest technology to provide comprehensive, reliable reports to help our clients make sound business decisions. We have our finger on the pulse of the industry and understand your business demands. With multi-industry experience, we provide compliant services with a diverse host of investigation services.
What We Do
KENTECH offers customized solutions tailored to the industry that matters most to your business. Our innovative, sophisticated tools allow us to provide digital background and security checks up to 75% faster than traditional methods. As an established authority for background checking technology throughout the U.S., KENTECH offers instant access to more than 500 million records in our database.
Focused on providing the most up-to-date data and information to help you to make the best business decisions, KENTECH’s background investigation philosophy comes from Kenneth Coats, the company’s founder. His experience in technology along with a keen understanding of the industry provide the company with the quick, efficient handling of data.
Awards | Honors | Certifications
2014 Chicago Innovation Awards up and comer recipient
2014 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year finalist
2014 "Power of One" award by Institute for Justice / University of Chicago Law School
2013 Inc. 500 Top 5 fastest growing security companies in America
2013 Forbes Tech Companies To Bet On
2012 Certified 8a Federal Government Contract vehicle
2012 Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Cohort
2012 Illinois SBA Small Business of the Year nominee
2011 Accredited A+ by Better Business Bureau
2010 Designated E-verify Third Party Agent by U.S Immigration Services
2010 National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials
2009 Certified MBE/DBE Company
2008 Certified SDB Company
2008 Innovator of the Year Award nominee BE Magazine
2008 Contributing Author to Background Screening and Investigations
2007 35 Under 35 Award by community renewal society
2007 Recipient of Better Business Bureau complaint Free Award
PI License #117001644 (IL), 28598(CA), 11000178698(NY), Fingerprint License #262000015 (IL),