PANELS 2019 Featured Speakers Include
VP of Business Development, SalesPad
Jeremy graduated from Grand Valley State University with a degree in computer science. He started out as a software developer at SalesPad, and played a key role in the beginning stages of the organization. Jeremy is now in charge of new business opportunities and running the operations behind the scenes. Surprisingly enough, Jeremy was born across the pond in England and holds dual citizenship.
VP of Operations, SalesPad
Coming from a retail management background, Dan joined SalesPad in 2011 as a customer representative on the company’s technical support team. He held numerous roles within the company, eventually working his way up to VP of Operations. Dan’s past roles at SalesPad have included Implementation Specialist and Manager of Implementation & Support Services. As Vice President of Operations, Dan oversees SalePad’s support, project management, implementation and development teams. He also creates and manages budgets and personnel plans.
Director of Custom Development, SalesPad
Joe manages SalesPad’s 21-person custom development division, which creates solutions as new products or add-ons to existing products. Those solutions span web, desktop, web, big data, and mobile development disciplines. Joe holds a bachelor’s degree in public administration with a minor in computer science from Grand Valley State University and is taking classes at Michigan State University for an Executive MBA. Joe worked as a software developer at Steelcase and Siemens Dematic before joining SalesPad.
Director of Product Development, SalesPad
Jacob is responsible for interacting with the product development team to specify the direction for all SalesPad products. Working as the liaison between marketing and product development, Jacob identifies potential features or products that might be a good fit for the SalesPad product family. Jacob holds a Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in Computer Information Systems from Appalachian State University. Prior to SalesPad, he was the IT manager for Associated Hardwoods. Jacob was also a systems administrator, web developer, and customer service technician for New River Net.