President and CEO
Jim leads all strategic, financial, and operational aspects for Broadleaf Services, bringing 20 years experience building market-leading companies and managing large organizations. Jim was one of five founding members of AT&T Capital, a multi-billion dollar financial services organization, where he built and managed one of the world’s largest small business commercial credit processing centers. As President and Chief Operating Officer of AT&T Capital Leasing Services, Jim played a key role in bringing AT&T Capital public on the NYSE and then later taking the company private again. More recently, Jim was the former President and Chief Operating Officer of the Family Education Network, the largest K-12 Internet network, where he led its rapid growth, successful segment expansions, and development of strategic partnerships with Harcourt and America Online.
Cindy leads the marketing initiatives for the Company as well as managing a number of strategic accounts. She has many years of experience in sales, marketing and finance. Cindy spent the early part of her career at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company in New York as a middle market lending officer. During this time she gained great insight into the works of the SMB marketplace. Cindy has been at Broadleaf for almost ten years first starting as an account executive and assuming greater responsibility for vendor relationships and marketing. Cindy brings a great blend of marketing knowledge and skills combined with in-depth knowledge of how to identify and respond to client requirements.
Director of Sales
Kirk Bishop is responsible for leading the sales organization at Broadleaf Services. A native of Pittsburgh, Kirk spent the first eight years of his career as a professional educator at Mercersburg Academy, Siena College and Bucknell University (his alma mater from which he was granted both a Bachelors degree in Chemical Engineering and a Master’s degree in School Administration). Kirk then began his high technology sales career at Control Data Corporation followed by five to seven years each at Apollo Computer, MIPS Computer, NeTpower, Network Appliance and Corporate Technologies. Typically Kirk joined these companies in their early stages and was responsible for growing their business and their sales teams in New England.
Managing Director- Technology
Ty Cornwall has responsibility for leading the professional services, sales engineering and product management functions at Broadleaf. Ty has 20 years of systems support, management and architecture experience. His background includes systems engineering leadership and management, database management and project management with a focus on troubleshooting and architecture design for networking, server, and storage solutions. Ty has a strong background in technical, project and client relationship management. Ty has participated in the systems design and architecture for clients such as: iRobot, Apple, Carolina Panthers, Bank of America, Wachovia, and NetApp. Ty brings a broad range of experience and certifications from NetApp, IBM, Cisco and Microsoft. Prior to Broadleaf, Ty worked at Data Intensity, TransAmerica and NetApp.