SKYGEN USA Companies



To help healthcare payers remain at the forefront of benefit management through one of the world’s most innovative technology platforms.

Scion Dental

Wonderbox Technologies

Markets Served

State & Federal

Government Entities

Choose a system which drives innovation within your boundaries.

State & Federal

Commercial Payers

Reap the benefits of a system built for customization, scalability and seamless integration.

State & Federal

Third Party Administrators

Bring innovation, experience and flexibility on board with a system which stays

State & Federal

Health Care Systems

Stay ahead of the market and reform with a system which easily manages non-traditional reimbursement.

  • "The team at Wonderbox Technologies has delivered the very best partner experience I’ve had in the last 30 years. They have proven to be well-endowed with integrity, personal responsibility, and human relationship skills."
  • "They are fantastic to work with. I really enjoyed the time that we spent going through the process with them. They are probably just the friendliest, most eager to help, out of any software partner I’ve ever worked with."
  • "I have been very impressed with their ability to meet our needs and step away from what they developed and look to customize their platform to truly meet our needs."
  • "I don’t know of anyone who has the level of experience and expertise in dental as Wonderbox Technologies."

Our Leadership

Craig Kasten

Craig Kasten

Chairman of the Board and Co-Founder

Craig Kasten leads SKYGEN USA in bringing next-generation claims management and technology tools together for healthcare organizations interacting with benefits. Mr. Kasten is an accomplished leader whose career in the managed healthcare industry spans 30 years. He is the founder or co-founder of several SKYGEN USA companies, including Wonderbox Technologies, Scion Dental, Vestica Healthcare, American Therapy Administrators and Hylis Pharmacy Solutions. He also co-founded Doral Dental USA and grew the company to a market-dominant position before its sale to DentaQuest Ventures.

Mr. Kasten continues to provide vision, strategic direction and creative support for functional design innovations to the Enterprise System, Wonderbox Technologies’ proprietary benefit management platform. He also provides oversight and strategic direction for new service innovations for Scion Dental and Vestica Healthcare.  

Prior to launching his entrepreneurial career, Mr. Kasten served concurrently as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of CareNetwork, Inc., a publicly traded regional health plan later acquired by Humana.  Mr. Kasten holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Marquette University and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He has been licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Wisconsin.

Mr. Kasten was honored as Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young in 2003.  In 2005, he was named a Distinguished Alumnus by the Marquette University School of Business Administration.

Darrin Haehle

Darrin Haehle

Chief Information Officer and President

As Chief Information Officer and President of Wonderbox Technologies, Darrin Haehle ensures that the Enterprise System, the company’s flagship product, remains a premier benefit management platform for all segments of the health benefits industry. He oversees company operations, including technology research, software design and development, quality assurance and system deployments.

Mr. Haehle brings more than 15 years of managed healthcare experience and over 25 years of systems design experience to his role, including designing and developing custom software applications and web-based benefit management software systems.  Prior to his role with Wonderbox Technologies, Mr. Haehle held a number of progressively more responsible positions with Doral Dental, including Director of Application Development and CIO. While at Doral, he oversaw all aspects of the company’s software application to support daily operations, supervised and supported all technology related personnel and activities, and provided on-site support and service for clients.

Mr. Haehle earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Systems from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Michelle Spencer

Michelle Spencer

Chief Advancement Officer

As Wonderbox Technologies' Chief Advancement Officer, Michelle Spencer leads the team responsible for ensuring the Enterprise System is optimized to its fullest advantage for all clients. She ensures client implementations and software platform upgrades are handled smoothly, providing seamless transitions for members, providers and clients. She is also a key participant in strategic planning for the company's continued growth.

Ms. Spencer brings a wealth of experience in the health benefits industry to Wonderbox Technologies. Previously employed by Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) and a leading national managed care company, she gained invaluable experience in the areas of system conversions and financial audits. With her knowledge of computer systems and finance, Ms. Spencer has proven to be a strong and versatile team leader.

Ms. Spencer holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business with majors in Accounting and Management Information Systems from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. As a Certified Public Accountant, she also holds an MBA with an emphasis in Healthcare Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Mike Gardipee

Mike Gardipee

Director of Software Development

As Director of Software Development, Mike Gardipee oversees the development of new functionality and regular updates to Wonderbox Technologies’ Enterprise System - an innovative benefit management platform - along with a complimentary suite of self-service web portals. He manages a team of software developers that focuses exclusively on delivering well-designed software that meets client needs as well as compliance requirements, all in a timely manner.

Mr. Gardipee joined Wonderbox Technologies in 1999. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE).

RJ Book

RJ Book

Vice President of Information Technology

As Vice President of Information Technology, RJ Book oversees Wonderbox Technologies’ datacenter infrastructure and operations that support the Enterprise System. Mr. Book works to maintain the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of client systems on a 24/7/365 basis.

Since joining Wonderbox Technologies in 2002, Mr. Book has focused on staying ahead of the curve in database and information technology in order to keep the Enterprise System at the forefront of benefit management.  Mr. Book’s professional certifications include Microsoft Certified Master of SQL Server, as well as multiple CompTIA and ITIL certifications.

Jim Zeisler

Jim Zeisler

Director of Client Support Services

In his role as Director of Client Support Services, Jim Zeisler ensures that data flows smoothly between Wonderbox Technologies and clients using the Enterprise System. Mr. Zeisler oversees a team of analysts responsible for the integration of client data as well as customized reporting, which is an essential function of the Enterprise System.

Mr. Zeisler draws on more than 19 years of experience in information systems and client services in his current position. Prior to joining Wonderbox Technologies in 2005, Mr. Zeisler served as a senior project manager for OnContact Software Corporation, where he managed all aspects of systems implementations for clients. Prior, Mr. Zeisler was a consultant with Andersen Consulting.

Mr. Zeisler holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Marquette University and he volunteers his time coaching youth baseball and basketball teams.

Mike Lessila

Mike Lessila

Director of Business Development

Director of Business Development Mike Lessila works with senior leadership to create growth for Wonderbox Technologies and Vestica Healthcare by enhancing strategic relationships. He is responsible for ensuring steady revenue growth for both companies, and the expansion of their offerings into new markets and opportunities.

Mr. Lessila brings more than 20 years of experience in selecting, selling, designing and implementing new management systems, primarily in the insurance industry, to his role. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Business from Concordia University Wisconsin. He is a Certified Public Accountant.

Mr. Lessila volunteers his time as a coach for middle school boys’ basketball. 

Frequently Asked Questions

To help you find the information you need quickly, we've collected answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Wonderbox Technologies.  Click on a question to have the answer drop down below.

How often do you update the Enterprise System?

We release Enterprise System software upgrades quarterly to stay current with the ever-changing dynamics of healthcare standards. Software releases typically incorporate new functionality requested by our clients as well as enhancements to meet new or updated state and federal regulations. Each software release includes both functional and technical enhancements.

How does the Enterprise System integrate with our own technology?

Integrating with external systems and services is a core competency for Wonderbox Technologies. Our technical team utilizes Web Services and/or data extracts to support client-defined system integration requirements. When a client requests integration with external systems, we gather and analyze business requirements and technical specifications, and then recommend an appropriate Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) approach and/or a Web Services approach for accomplishing the integrations.

Does the Enterprise System have flexibility with billing?

Yes, our integrated premium billing features include the ability to override benefit plan coverage options by group, online access to invoices, and an automatic reconciliation process that applies payments to invoices as soon as deposits are entered. A Premium Billing dashboard provides statistics about benefit package premiums billed, administrative and other fees, prior-period adjustments, and client write-offs—all of which can be filtered by insurer, plan category, benefit plan, benefit funding type, client, client type, and region. The Enterprise System also supports broker commissions and payments.

Is programming required for customization?

Clients have direct access, often through the user interface, for customizing many critical components in the system themselves without requiring programming support. Examples include custom claim and authorization business rules/edits, custom adjudication formulas, custom reports, automated email message templates, customizable templates for output documents, and scheduled data extracts. For customized business rule changes and other daily operational support needs, most features within the Enterprise System are data (or “table”) driven. This allows clients to manage their own business rules within the Enterprise System user interface without requiring any software code changes and without affecting the Enterprise System environments for any other clients.

What operating system is needed for the Enterprise System?

The Enterprise System Web/Application Server requires Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard Edition, with SP1. Data Servers require Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition, with SP1. End-user desktops currently require only an operating system that supports Microsoft Internet Explorer v.8 or later. Users accessing the Web Portal products require only a supported web browser: Internet Explorer 8 or later, Mozilla Firefox v.5, Google Chrome v.12.0.742.112, or Safari v.5.0.5.

Can you really create a paperless process?

The Enterprise System is designed to support paperless workflows through web-based architecture, built-in document management system, and fully integrated self-service web portals. Our paperless environment is one of the fundamental ways we maintain low administrative costs.

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