As the vice president and General Manager of the VERDE team, Jack is responsible for overseeing all aspects of development, sales, delivery and support of the VERDE product line. Jack brings more than 20 years of demonstrated success in systems consulting, business development, systems engineering and product marketing with a focus on major accounts on a worldwide basis. Prior to joining, Jack served as the vice president of network systems services at International Game Technologies where he built the companies professional services organization, re-engineered its support program and implemented a company-wide knowledge management system. Prior to IGT, Jack served as the Vice President of Services for United Devices where he managed customer support and deployment for customers on a world-wide basis. And he also held key roles at Dell, IBM IGS, and AT&T Global Information Systems/NCR. Jack graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with an M.S. in Computer Science and Villanova University with a B.S. in Accounting.
As chief financial officer, Dirk Luthro leads global financial operations for the company, including planning, financial reporting, accounting, human resources and operations. Dirk was most recently CFO of Alereon, a fabless semiconductor company where he was responsible for all finance, accounting, HR, IT, legal, facilities and administration. Throughout his career, Dirk has been directly involved in venture fundraising, complex global financial reporting, M&A, overseas expansions, and managing Wall Street relationships. He has served in key financial roles for several companies including Applied Science Fiction and Intel, and has deep experience across both hardware and software industries. Dirk holds an MBA from the University of Texas and a Bachelor of Science in business management from the University of Florida.
As the chief strategy officer and vice president of product management of Virtual Bridges, Jon Senger is responsible for shaping the company’s vision, identifying new market opportunities and enhancing the company’s competitive position. An expert technologist, Jon joins Virtual Bridges after spending the last six years at Dell where he served as an enterprise architect and core engineering lead, and finally leaving the company as the CTO of Emerging Technologies where he worked in the office of the CIO developing innovative strategies to support the company’s cloud computing, virtualization and BYOD programs. In this role, Jon introduced a primary compute BYOD solution as well as various mobile productivity solutions, designed and deployed the OpenStack private cloud within Dell IT, and led numerous corporate development activities. Before joining Dell, Jon spent several years as the manager of systems administration at Chase Paymentech and a systems engineer at Qwest Communications.
As the vice president of operations, Bradley Sanford is responsible for day to day operations of product development, global new market development and eco-system alliances of Virtual Bridges products and solutions. Bradley brings a wealth of thought leadership around consumerization and user experience focused on large enterprise implementations. He has spent over 15 years in enterprise IT organizations successfully directing and managing large, complex IT project teams through vision, leadership and dedication. Bradley is experienced in strategic planning and execution in rapidly changing business environments. Prior to joining, he spent nearly 14 years at Dell in various leadership roles from software development, business operations, audit, and emerging technology strategy. Previously, he worked at Interim IT and Continental Airlines as a web-based application developer where he designed and developed multiple reporting and workflow applications. Bradley received a B.B.A in Management Information Systems from Texas A&M University.