AccessVia Management Team
DEAN A. SLEEPER
CEO, The Very Potentate and Founder, AccessVia
VP Global Retail Software Solutions, Lexmark
Dean's expertise in graphic arts and his facility with complex computer systems collided over two decades ago, and the result is his emergence as an authority and innovator in the field of database publishing. He continues to push the frontier of data presentation and automated publishing technologies. Under his leadership, AccessVia is today’s premier provider of omni-channel consumer messaging solutions in the retail industry.
Chief Product Officer & Senior Vice President Development
Jonathon has an extensive academic background in geographic information systems (BS at Dartmouth, Master's at the University of Washington), and his multi-dimensional data modeling skills are the foundation for the flexible design of AccessVia technologies. Jonathon provides architectural leadership for all AccessVia products and offers insight to customers for better systems.
ERIC N. BEDELL
Executive Vice President Sales
For more than 20 years, Eric has worked with the world’s leading retailers delivering innovative and cost effective solutions that drive sales. As an expert in retail operations, promotion, and technology, Eric leads the AccessVia sales team in support of our reseller channel, major account development, strategic relationships, and integration opportunities. While at AccessVia, the number of users has grown from hundreds to more than 60,000 retail stores that use AccessVia technology everyday to communicate more effectively with their customers.
CFO & SVP Operations
Jai brings more than 15 years of corporate finance and accounting experience to AccessVia, managing and overseeing all areas of the company's financial and physical operations. He is a seasoned high-tech software industry pro who utilizes his expertise in a variety of functional areas to direct our fiscal strategies with a keen eye toward developing efficiencies to maximize profitability. Jai holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance & Accounting from the University of Cincinnati.
Director of Application Services
Justin joined AccessVia from a national retailer in 2008 to lead the Technical Application Development Team. He brings 9 years of technical management expertise. Justin understands the challenges behind implementing retail technology and knows how to deliver excellence, on time and within budget. He employs extensive experience with integration and deployment of store operations systems, including pricing, merchandising, signing and labeling systems, POS, and hand-held applications.
Director of Business Development
During his 15 years of experience at IBM and with other technology enterprises, Doug has developed an enthusiasm for new ventures and a facility for working with business clients of all types and sizes. Doug earned his BS in Mechanical Engineering at Cornell University and an MBA at the University of Washington.
Director of Marketing
Before signing on as our resident evangelist, Gaylene deftly shaped communications strategies at Web and software ventures in such capacities as senior information architect, instructional designer, writer and editor. Well-versed in matters of technology and—well, verse—she delivers the message of AccessVia's superior solutions.
Director of Delivery Services
Ann leads our Delivery Services team with a focus on best practices in business process re-engineering, sign and label effectiveness, and managing the implementation of AccessVia software tools and service programs. Ann has over 30 years of experience in retail store operations and technology management. Prior to joining AccessVia, she was the Senior Director, Sales Channel Systems where she directed software development and deployment in a 5,000-store specialty retail chain.