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We move fast, love our customers and take pride in what we do.

We work hard to provide our customer base with cutting-edge technology to ensure they have everything they need to run a successful and productive business with the ability to keep growing.

Our executive management comes from diverse backgrounds, bringing years of experience to the table with a commitment to our team and our customers. That commitment is demonstrated in a number of ways, including a great product, challenging work and a fun environment.

We go beyond just kindness and a pleasant demeanor—our employees really know how to help. Just being extra-nice on the phone doesn't help the person on the other end. That’s why when you call us, you’ll find that each of our employees is a specialist in their own area. You get answers and information tailored to you, and that makes all the difference.

Responsible. Reputable. Experienced. That’s Tigerpaw. Whether you’re meeting us for the first time or visiting our website for what seems like the millionth time—we welcome you.

Tigerpaw management represents some of the most experienced technology professionals in the industry.

James Foxall, President/CEO

James Foxall, President and CEO of Tigerpaw Software, has been involved in commercial software development for more than 20 years. James has a BS degree in Management of Information Systems and a MBA from Bellevue University. James has written 14 books on technology which have been published in over a dozen languages around the world. He is considered an authority on application interface and behavior standards of Windows applications and serves the business community as an international speaker on Microsoft technologies and best practices for automating business processes in the SMB environment. Viewed as a business and technology expert, James has been featured on several television news shows, as well as in various trade publications and newspaper articles.

Marudaraj (Rudy) Jivaraj, Director of Software Development

As the Director of Software Development, Rudy brings an excellent mix of leadership, management and technical skills to the Tigerpaw team. His experience includes over 15 years of software development which includes agile software development, complex application software development, project management, and extensive management of software development teams. Previously, Rudy served over 10 years as a Software Development Manager and Lead Software Development Engineer at CSG International.

Rudy comes to Tigerpaw with an MBA in International Business from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communications from Anna University of India.

Corey DeJong, Director of Marketing

Corey DeJong joined Tigerpaw Software as Director of Marketing in mid 2014 bringing with him 15 years of experience in sales & marketing management, lead generation, branding, and business process efficiency strategies. He has previously held positions of Director of Sales and Marketing at the AIM Institute, Owner and Consultant of DeJong Media & Managment, Marketing Specialist at HDR, and various account work for agencies and small businesses. Corey is skilled in Strategic Planning, Project Management, Market Research, Competitive Research, New Business Development, Product Research, Advertising Research, Staff Mentoring, Process Improvement, Operations Management, and Budget Control. Corey holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration & Marketing.

Corey is extremely interested in business automation and strategy that fundamentally improves the way we “live and work” to help everyone grow their businesses while enjoying their lives.

Suzy Kratochvil, Director of Training & Implementation

Suzy Kratochvil brings 25 years of experience to her role as Director of Training and Implementation. As Director, she focuses on enriching client’s training experiences and expanding the client on-boarding process. Previously, she served as Director, Instructional Design at First Data Corporation. Kratochvil has a BS in Education from Creighton University and her MSED (Master of Science in Education) in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Southern California. She is has been certified as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) for over 20 years.

Guy Korbitz, Director of Finance & Administration

Guy Korbitz joined Tigerpaw Software in 2013 as the Director of Finance & Administration. Guy is a non-practicing CPA with over 12 years of corporate finance experience with Fortune 500 Companies, as well as five years of SAP Enterprise Resource Planning software implementation experience. Guy also has five years of co-owning and operating small businesses. He received his Masters of Professional Accountancy from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln.

Michelle Jackson-Triplett, Director of Support

Michelle Jackson-Triplett joined Tigerpaw in the spring of 2015 as the company’s director of support. Michelle's team is responsible for handling all inbound technical service requests from customers and improving the processes to resolve requests in a more productive and efficient manner. Tigerpaw’s support organization receives more than 4,000 service calls per quarter and the average time to resolve an issue has improved by 18% under Jackson-Triplett’s leadership, while the average handling time for requests has decreased by 20%.

Prior to joining Tigerpaw, Jackson-Triplett was enterprise help desk manager at HDR since 2009, and she has more than 15 years of professional support experience, including employee management, project management, business systems analysis and technical support. She has also held technical management positions at The Gallup Organization and the First National Bank of Omaha.

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