Mike Jennings, CEO Secure-24Chief Executive Officer, Secure-24
Mike Jennings, CEO Secure-24
Jennings brings more than 25 years of experience in information systems, business development, finance and manufacturing to his current role of Chief Executive Officer at Secure-24.
He was the co-founder, Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Business Development at Appshop — a leading provider of hosted Oracle application and database technology. Jennings also founded IT services company InfoSolutions and was a Principal at Simplify, an Oracle ERP consulting company.
Jennings’ experience includes positions with El Dorado Ventures, United Technologies, Pratt & Whitney and SimulTrans. He has designed and built industry leading hosting and software delivery platforms, built and managed global information system support organizations, and supported over 300 technology sales cycle wins. Jennings also managed the implementation of more than 30 ERP and CRM deployments. Jennings has also held senior finance positions as a CFO and Controller.
Mike BeDellExecutive Vice President
Mike BeDell brings over 25 years of experience in IT and SaaS solutions for the enterprise. Currently, Mike leads the sales, marketing and client delivery teams at Secure-24. He held previous roles as Group VP, Advanced Customer Services at Oracle and was a Partner at KPMG and Managing Director at BearingPoint.
Shawn PeraltaChief Financial Officer
As the Chief Financial Officer, Shawn brings over 30 years of experience in all areas of business operations including financial accounting, information systems, purchasing, operations, facilities management, treasury, risk management and quality.
Previously, Peralta served as the Chief Financial Officer for tng worldwide, where he led the Company’s first significant business acquisition and related integration. During this time, Peralta also directed the implementation, customization, and continuous enhancements of SAP for all operations including financial accounting, purchasing, sales, and logistics.
Peralta also served in numerous other executive positions including Chief Financial Officer at and Davco Technology (a subsidiary of Penske Corporation), as well as Vice President and Corporate Controller at Covansys. Peralta earned a BS in Business Administration from Wayne State University, and was previously nominated as Crain’s Detroit Business CFO of the Year.
Paul BhattiChief Operating Officer
In his role as Chief Operating Officer, Paul oversees and manages Secure-24's global engineering and support organizations. Paul brings 20+ years of experience helping Fortune 500 companies with global operations to create value from their IT investments, including IT management and strategic organizational shaping. He has been an instrumental leader at Secure-24, helping guide business growth and team development for the past eight years.
Sean DonaldsonChief Technology Officer
Sean Donaldson is the Chief Technology Officer at Secure-24. With over 15 years of experience in information technology, Sean has extensive expertise in data center infrastructure, network design and virtualization technology. A regular presenter at industry trade shows and conferences, Sean is a recognized innovator in forward thinking IT solutions.
Sean has been instrumental in the design and build of Secure-24’s data centers and expansion planning, as well as the architecture, design, and implementation of Secure-24’s enterprise cloud solutions. He brings expertise in Oracle Private Cloud Appliance (PCA), SAP HANA, Juniper, VMware, Cisco, storage and backup solutions, and data center architecture.
Scott McIsaacChief Infrastructure Officer
Scott brings 15 years of experience in enterprise cloud computing, infrastructure management and design, and virtualization technologies. His focus has been on purpose built solutions to support business critical applications as well as utilizing technology to solve business challenges.
Brian HerrChief Security and Privacy Officer
Brian Herr has held many roles in the IT industry over the last nineteen years. From engineering and architectural roles, to leadership positions in a number of industry verticals, Brian brings a wide breadth of understanding and expertise to his role at Secure-24. His varied experience and creative thought process has given him a unique perspective into how organizations use technology to move their business forward and reduce risk.
Brian’s tenure in the technology world has given him the opportunity to experience and understand the ever-evolving technology, architecture, compliance, and security requirements for businesses around the globe. Currently, Brian works to ensure a successful security and technology roadmap for Secure-24 and its customer base. Prior to joining Secure-24, Brian held roles at several large companies specializing in managed cloud and application services, technology OEM, fixed income electronic markets, financial services, manufacturing, transportation, and engineering.
Jaclyn MillerVice President, IT and Compliance
Jaclyn Miller is Vice President, IT and Compliance for Secure-24. In this role, she oversees the company’s IT and Compliance Program and is responsible for executing standards and policies pertaining to Data Centers, Global Service Integration, and IT Compliance and Inspection. Her team works to ensure the company’s IT services, technology, development and security services meet contractual and regulatory requirements across industries. Jaclyn has held several roles in Finance and Information Technology over the past 15 years, with a diverse management background, leading projects and teams in complex IT transformations, new regulatory compliance and best practices such as ITIL & COBIT, DevOps and Lean standards, AICPA SOC and ISO certifications.
Matt WenzlerVice President of Sales
Matt has a strong international background and over 15 years experience providing technical services for complex hosting environments. He oversees Secure-24’s sales efforts across key vertical markets and strategic channel partnerships.
Chris DePerroVP, Premier Services
Chris DePerro has 20 years of experience in the Information Technology Industry. He is the Vice President of Premier Services at Secure-24. The Premier Services team manages enterprise customer assessment/discovery, consulting and transformation projects. Chris has been providing quality migration, implementation and consulting services to Secure-24 clients, and has extensive experience in performing infrastructure assessments and due diligence activities. Chris has 12+ years of working in large scale, complex customer environments.
James WhiteVice President of Solution Architecture
James brings a strong background in translating technical, compliance and business requirements of enterprise clients into secure, hosted solutions. He brings over a decade of experience in helping companies create, plan and execute technical landscapes.
Beth MierGeneral Counsel
In her role as General Counsel, Beth brings to Secure-24 over 20 years of legal experience as in-house counsel for companies such as Computer Sciences Corporation, Covansys, AT&T Capital and Comerica Bank.
VenKat ThotakuraVice President & General Manager, India
As a Vice President, India, Venkat Thotakura brings over 25 years of extensive information technology experience in the engineering, manufacturing, retail, and high-tech sectors to his current role at Secure-24. Mr. Thotakura is responsible for the company's growth in India and for providing fully scalable 24X7x365 operations for Secure-24 customers.
Jack ConnellyVP, IT and Support
Jack is the VP, IT and Support at Secure-24. He brings a strong personnel management background to Secure-24. With a holistic leadership style, and nearly two decades of IT management experience, Jack brings a deep knowledge of several key methodologies such as ITIL, Six Sigma, and Strategic Statistical Analysis.
Greg ViolaVP, Business Development
Greg is the VP, Business Development for Secure 24. His focus is on coordinating and driving complex relationships with large systems integrators and consulting firms, including co-ordination of joint pursuits. He has 40 years of experience in IT services, including 28 years with Deloitte Consulting where he was one of the Managing Directors who established Deloitte’s AMS and hosting practice in 1999, and helped build that practice into a global delivery service across multiple industries, platforms, and products.
Len LandaleVice President of ERP & Applications Hosting
Len has 15 years of experience deploying and supporting complex application landscapes in global organizations. With a technical background in Server Administration, Data Architecture, Web and ERP management he brings a broad solution approach to supporting our customers critical applications.
Dave PiwowarVice President of Human Resources
Dave brings over 20 years of strategic Human Resources leadership to his role at Secure-24. His team is focused on maintaining the unique, employee-driven culture of Secure-24, while continuing to develop an exceptional employment experience for all team members.
Nick IlitchVice President, Product
Nick has over 14 years of IT managed services experience with a strong technical operations background in data center management, network security and application development. He focuses on overall product strategy and maximizing value for a growing customer base. In 2016, he obtained a Masters in Business Administration (Executive MBA) with Michigan State University. Nick also studied IT, Marketing and International Business, while achieving a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration (BBA) at Northwood University.
Eric MowryVice President of Engineering
Eric has 15 years of experience in the IT industry with expertise in design, architecture, and automation. Eric oversees Secure-24’s Enterprise Service Management group, which consists of Automation/Orchestration, Service Platform Management (ServiceNow), CloudLink Customer Portal and Enterprise Monitoring. Eric is a member of Secure-24’s CTO office and actively drives innovation within the organization with his technology direction and design recommendations.
Sherry FrandleSenior Vice President, Marketing
Sherry Frandle is Senior Vice President, Marketing at Secure-24. Ms. Frandle joined Secure-24 in January 2015 and she leads all corporate marketing programs including: field marketing, global customer programs, advertising, campaigns, events, and corporate branding.
Previously positions held by Ms. Frandle include: Vice President, Oracle, Advanced Customer Services, and Vice President at AT&T/USi in Annapolis, MD, an Oracle and SAP managed searches provider.
Ms. Frandle studied for her Bachelor of Science from Washington State University and then minored in French at College Universitaire Litteraire, Avignon, France. She is a member of Alpha Omicron Pi and the Professional Business Women's Association of California.
She was named the National Association VIP Woman of the Year for 2014-2015 for outstanding excellence and dedication to her profession and the achievement of women.