Jeff has over 25 years of large and small company experience in the technology industry, focusing on enterprise software and IT services across a broad variety of vertical industries and geographies.
In 2004, Jeff became CEO of Dinerware, a small restaurant software startup based in Seattle. Under his leadership Dinerware grew rapidly, receiving numerous industry awards along the way. After being listed on the Inc 500 list of fastest growing private companies for four years in a row, he led the successful sale of the company to Heartland Payment Systems which was later acquired by Global Payments.
The first half of Jeff’s career was spent in product management and business development for new products and capabilities within large technology companies including Digital Equipment, RR Donnelley, and Microsoft. While at Microsoft, Jeff launched Microsoft’s first secure commerce website in 1997, managed Microsoft Business Solutions SMB sales and marketing, and served as integration lead for the Great Plains acquisition before being promoted to GM of Retail Business Solutions within Dynamics.
He graduated from Babson College with a B.S. in Business Administration majoring in Management Information Systems.