Glen Marchesani is Co-founder and President of Accur8 Software. He has 25+ years of extensive software development experience. He has pioneered over 15 products in fields such as control systems, nuclear threat analysis algorithms, and software architecture for testability. He was a lead product developer for Seagull Software, consulted to Oak Ridge National Laboratories and was founder/President of Emeris Software, a boutique software development company prior to starting Accur8 Software. Glen loves the challenge of building software that combines great user experience coupled with exceptional software processes to create overall value to customers.
Ron Patterson is Co-founder and Executive Chairman of Accur8 Software. Ron is an entrepreneur with 25+ years of extensive business, financial and technology experience. In 2004, he co-founded MMV Financial, a specialty finance company that provided debt to emerging technology companies across North America. MMV Financial provided over $400MM in financing to 200+ venture backed technology companies across North America and was backed by leading institutions including Wells Fargo, HSBC, CCP Equity Partners, and CDPQ. He was a Partner for five years during the 1990s at Quorum Funding Corporation, a technology focused venture capital fund. Ron is an investor and board member of Mogo Finance Technology, Canada’s leading digital bank. Ron loves the camaraderie and entrepreneurial dynamics of bringing people, ideas and customers together when building great companies.
Alan has 30 years of technology strategy, marketing and sales experience in a number of vertical markets, ranging from logistics and transportation management to healthcare to financial services with a range of software and hardware technologies. Having been part of early stage, high growth and public companies, Alan adds strategic, product and international marketing expertise to Accur8 Software. Prior to Accur8, Alan held executive positions with well-known software and hardware companies, including Kewill, Tradestone Software, eXcelon and Symbol Technologies. Alan’s background spans marketing, sales and strategic partnering where he has built and managed relationships with both software and professional services companies around the globe. Alan earned his MBA from Boston College – Wallace E. Carroll Graduate School of Management and BA from Brandeis University. When he is not working he spends his time supporting the arts and his community in a range of volunteer public and non-profit roles.
Mark Freeman has 5+ years of software & hardware sales and marketing experience. Prior to Accur8, Mark held positions as a Senior Field sales representative and an Account Executive for Oracle. He sold ERP applications and hardware solutions in both the financial and healthcare industries at Oracle. Mark is a Boston local, who graduated Cum Laude from Suffolk University with a degree in Sociology. Additionally, Mark served his country honorably for 8 years as a United States Marine where he held the position of Infantry Squad Leader and served in active combat overseas. Mark is happiest when he is working with his clients to achieve their overall goal, which is the most sensible solution for their business.