Chez Biz Casual 2013Ernie Megazzini, Principal & Chief Strategist at ProBizMix

Ernie leads strategic planning and solutions architecture functions, and plays a key role in working with clients in developing strategies to drive business and information technology forward. Ernie is a recognized industry expert in helping companies transforms their businesses utilizing cloud computing solutions from Salesforce.com, Informatica, Amazon, Google and a myriad of AppExchange partners. He is considered a subject matter expert in industries such as Financial Services, Telecom, Manufacturing and Hi-Technology. He has more than 30 years’ experience running technology/consulting organizations and innovating solutions in the Software-as-a-Service space. Prior to founding ProBizMix, Ernie served as the Principal and VP of Cloud Strategy at CoreMatrix. Ernie was the founder and CEO of Redxlerant, which was acquired by CoreMatrix in 2010. Earlier in his career, Ernie was the CTO at Growth Circle/Astadia, a SVP of Commercial Information Systems at Suntrust, the Director of “Global” Technology at KPMG and a Vice President of System Re-engineering & Design as well as a Retirement & Estate Planning consultant at PaineWebber.

 

John HennessyJohn Hennessy, Talent Acquisition

John leads the Talent Acquisition efforts for ProBizMix to build a team of “A” players for consulting and contract opportunities. John is an award-winning Human Resources professional with over 24 years of extensive skills and experience in the establishment and management of Recruiting and Staffing programs and departments.  Prior to joining ProBixMix, John was the Associate Director of Talent Acquisition at YP Holdings LLC (previously AT&T Interactive and Yellowpages.com).  John was founder and President of Hennessy & Hennessy and a founding Partner of Pallina Partners.  Earlier in his career he was VP of Operations for Branta Group LLC and held various leadership positions at Computer Resources Group before being acquired by Personnel Group of America.

 

Dan Cummins Dan Cummins, Research & Strategy

Dan has been involved with enterprise software as a Publishing Analyst since 2001 and prior to that as a financial/operations consultant at PaineWebber. As an analyst with UBS, DLJ, Bank of America & Goldman Sachs, he has specialized in wireless and broadband adoption, internet infrastructure build out, and the conversion of enterprise software demand to hosted/subscription-based solutions. Dan earned a BA in economics from Wake Forest, an MBA in Accounting & finance from Columbia and has published research on more than forty growth and legacy software vendors since 2003.