Meet Our Team
ECi Acsellerate is led by a team of knowledgeable professionals with many years of sales, marketing, operations, software development and customer service experience. Everyone on the Acsellerate team is dedicated to customer satisfaction and passionate about helping independent businesses prosper. We are proud and honored to help you grow your business!
Brian Bowerfind, Distribution Division President, ensures that the Division’s operational activities support its customers and its strategic business goals. Prior to ECi, he spent nine years with NCR Corporation leading their North American Direct Hospitality business and 16 years with Softbrands in roles of increasing responsibility including Vice President of Global Sales, Vice President of Global Services, and Vice President of International.
Brian and his wife have three children. In his spare time, he enjoys volunteering at his local community church, playing golf, and traveling. Brian holds a B.A in Political Science from California State University-Long Beach and an MBA with an emphasis in international business from the University of Redlands.
Jennifer Johnson, Vice President, is responsible for international sales, partner management
Jon Biavati, Director of Technology, is responsible for managing the infrastructure and product development for Acsellerate, including new application technology, and all data integration. He has spent a lifetime in the technology industry, with over 20 years of software development experience. Jon previously managed an IT department for LeCroy and spent 10 years as a consultant writing custom data management and reporting applications. Jon attended RPI for electrical engineering. In his free
Stephanie Lewis, Dealer Training
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Yann Jacquemont, Dealer Services
John Harris, Dealer Services and Support, is responsible for facilitating the new dealer integration and “go live” process for dealers in the US from a variety of industries. He also is actively engaged in providing premier service to all Acsellerate customers. His extensive background in technical support includes over 12 years at Golfnet (and can you believe he doesn’t even play golf?), where he was the point person for hardware and software support to over 1,000 customers. John brings an entrepreneurial spirit to our support team, which comes from the ISP Company he started prior to joining the Acsellerate team. John attended Radford University in Virginia and graduated with a degree in Political Science. He has always had an interest in computers and technology, and was involved with the Internet long before it was commonplace. He lives on a small horse farm in North Carolina, enjoys long walks outdoors with his wife, two kids and three dogs.
Robert Myers, Dealer Services and Support, supports customers with all aspects of the application as well as finding analytic solutions to complex reporting needs. Robert brings a broad base of problem solving skills to his role at Acsellerate. He previously worked with customers on complicated and escalated accounting issues, and eventually was promoted to a supervisor at Brink’s Home Security. At EMR Elevator, Rob supported field technicians across Texas and implemented technology to help support customers more quickly and efficiently. Robert is a Texas Native and enjoys listening to music in his free time, which is very limited due to his four beautiful children.
Lisa Saavedra, Acsellerate Training Specialist, focuses on dealer training and development to support Acsellerate customers. Lisa has over seven years of experience in the teaching industry as well as background knowledge of sales and various CRM systems from companies such as DocuNav Solutions and Samsung. She has a passion for continuous learning and teaching others and enjoys learning new technical skills.
Lisa has a degree from California State University Fullerton in Advertising and a minor in Health Science, along with a Secondary Education Teaching Credential. In her free time, Lisa enjoys cooking different cuisines, being outdoors, running her own Herbal Business and spending time with her husband David and dog Bailey.