Leadership

Leadership 2018-05-18T17:55:40+00:00

Erik Bush, Chief Executive Officer

Erik Bush has lead the growth of Demand Driven Technologies since its formation in the fall of 2011. Under his leadership the company has experienced exceptional growth and now supports clients on 6 continents around the world. He has lead the development of a global network of channel partners who represent DD Tech solutions in their respective markets while overseeing the migration of our solutions to a predominantly cloud based offering.

Erik retired from IBM in 2010 after 31 years of experience with the company, the majority of which was in executive and management positions. He was the executive responsible for the rapid growth and expansion of IBM’s Network of GBS Global Delivery Centers. Erik also served as the Vice President of Operations for IBM’s Global Business Services units in Europe and the Americas.

Erik has extensive experience working with clients in the production and distribution industries. He leads through a deep commitment to delivering tangible benefits to his clients through a pragmatic, results oriented approach. He holds a BS degree in Economics from Miami University of Ohio.

Ty Norton, Vice President, Software Engineering

Ty Norton is Vice President of Software Engineering. He oversees the software creation behind R+, R+ NS, and DBR+ as well as the support and operations infrastructure.Ty joined Demand Driven Technologies in 2014 as a software architect where he led the re-architecture of Replenishment+ into an Azure based SaaS offering. Since then, he has served in many roles, including Engineering Director and Vice President of Engineering. He earned a Bachelor of the Arts from Evergreen State College. 

David Burke, VP Sales & Marketing

David Burke is the Vice President of Sales and Marketing, where he brings more than 30 years of direct sales, channel sales and sales management experience. David has established sales operations and significantly grown revenues for high technology companies in the security, application development and virtual software space.

Prior to joining Demand Driven Technologies, David was Director of Sales for Hewlett-Packard Enterprise Security Products where he successfully assembled an enterprise sales team and significantly increased revenue.  Most recently he has served as Vice President of Sales at Preparis, RTO Software and SPI Dynamics.

As Director of Sales Operations at Internet Security Systems (ISS), David was instrumental in the growth and development of channel sales from start-up through their eventual initial public offering.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from State University of New York (SUNY) at Geneseo.

Bradley Mitchler, Channel Partner Programs

Bradley Mitchler directs Demand Driven Technologies channel partner programs.  Bradley brings a wealth of supply chain industry expertise to his role at DD Tech.

Most recently, Bradley was Operations Manager at Carter’s / Oshkosh B’gosh where he lead a team responsible for planning supply for the OshKosh business unit. While at OshKosh, he had multiple escalating roles of responsibility within the company.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Marketing from Auburn University and a Masters of Business Administration from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University.