As Chief Executive Officer, John’s focus includes expanding the company's SaaS-based enterprise software platform, nurturing strategic partnerships, accelerating global expansion, and bringing to market the company’s innovative marketplace solution, which connects the world’s leading organizations with qualified suppliers.
John brings more than 20 years of executive leadership experience in the cloud software, Internet businesses, global marketplaces, and financial services sectors. He leads Avetta with a rich history of scaling growth-stage companies into large enterprises.
Kevin brings more than 25 years of product management experience including working in agile development environments, delivering SaaS-based products, leveraging new technologies, and securing confidential data for Fortune 500 companies.
In his role, Kevin leads an integrated product development and management team for the company and oversees the Avetta product roadmap. Kevin is also responsible for all facets of the product lifecycle, global product vision, understanding client needs, providing technical solutions, and reporting on product results to maximize revenue and profitability. Demonstrating both product and technical expertise, Kevin has managed and scaled teams that enhanced the business intelligence software evolution through periods of explosive growth.
Kevin earned his MS in Computer Information Systems from University College at University of Denver and he also holds a BS in Accounting from Colorado State University, Colorado.
Bill Stephenson, Vice President of U.S. Sales, at Avetta, is based in Houston, Texas. Bill’s responsibilities lie in driving new customer and organic customer growth for the Avetta’s client base. Prior to joining Avetta, Bill was the VP of Americas Sales at Paradigm Geophysical, which was then acquired by Emerson in December 2017. He also served as the Senior Vice President of Sales at symplr, where he led sales teams across symplr’s Credentialing, Provider Management and Payor Enrollment product lines. symplr was recently acquired by Clearwater Capital. Prior to symplr, he served as the SVP of Americas sales at P2 Energy Solutions. There he led the American Sales Team in delivering $200M in annual revenue. For nearly 20 years prior, Stephenson has held executive sales positions at Spatial Energy, Seismic Micro-Technology, IHS, BindView and Symantec Corporation. 11 years of those years were spent at BindView/Symantec, where Bill held Sales Executive, Regional Sales Manager and Sales Director positions. Most notably, he was interim VP of Sales at BindView during the acquisition and transition to Symantec during which he led the sales team to a record quarter post acquisition. Stephenson served in the U.S. Army for four years including active duty in Desert Storm. He earned his BBA in Finance from The University of Houston in 1996. Bill and his wife Lisa have raised 3 kids in Houston, and in is his spare time enjoys watching football, basketball and baseball games at the University of Houston. He actively volunteers at the Lone Survivor Foundation.
Tam is an influential, expert-level people strategist. As Vice President of People Operations, Tam works alongside Avetta executives to build strong and engaging employee culture programs, while also developing a supportive and dynamic human resource infrastructure.
Her areas of expertise include measurable, data-driven growth, human capital development, culture engagement, talent management, and risk management. Tam holds a Bachelor’s degree in Speech Communication from California State University, Fullerton.