Quiet has assembled a team of seasoned entrepreneurs, sales executives and operators with 235 years of experience in 3PL, warehouse management and material handling automation technologies.
Messrs. Johnson and Welty are 20 plus year serial entrepreneurs, having partnered on three previous startups implementing warehouse technologies for Fortune 500 companies. Messrs. Johnson and Welty started AllPoints Systems in 1987 and sold it to EXE Technologies in 2001.
Bruce Welty has been active on boards of NASDAQ companies and non-profits and received a BA in Mathematics from Colorado College. Mike Johnson has worked closely on the development and management of large complex software products including warehouse management systems, forecasting and replenishment system, wireless communication and software infrastructure.
Ms. French has 25 years of experience in Finance. Previously Darby was VP of Finance of P&H Solutions, in Newton, MA, where she played a key role in the successful sale of the company to ACI Worldwide, Inc. After the sale, Darby remained with ACI as VP of Finance of the newly formed subsidiary and then moved into a Director of Sales Operations position for the larger corporation.
Prior to ACI, Darby worked for BankBoston as Controller of International Private Banking and began her career at Coopers & Lybrand. Darby French received her Bachelor’s degree from Colgate University and her Master in Accounting from Northeastern University.
Mr. Dekin has over 19 years of experience in sales, market and business development for technology companies. Previously Al was Director of Sales for TheBrain, a venture backed software startup where he helped to launch the first enterprise knowledge management solution offering TheBrain’s next generation user interface. Also, Al was President of MetaEvents, where he helped developed a proprietary web-based calendar publishing technology which was sold to Anyday.com (now Palm).
Prior to MetaEvents, Al was Director of Marketing for Yantra Corporation (supply chain execution software company), Director of Marketing and Business Development for Network Software Associates and an Account Marketing Representative for IBM where he achieved three 100% Clubs and one Golden Circle award. Al Dekin has an A.B. from Dartmouth College and is the former captain of the U.S. National Rugby Team.
Dr. Lemerise has been leading retail support and ecommerce fulfillment operations for more than 13 years. Prior to joining Quiet Logistics as Director of Operations, Brian led operations departments at Fortune 250 companies including UPS, TJX Companies, INC. and JCPenney.
Brian’s broad experience includes managing store replenishment facilities transacting more than 100 million units annually, ecommerce fulfillment centers in excess of 1 million square feet, HR management, and transportation leadership. In addition to leading established operations, Brian has experience discontinuing operations, transitioning operations to expanded locations, and opening new fulfillment centers.
Mr. Johnson, with over 20 years of experience in software development, has focused mainly on the management and development of complex enterprise software systems, including warehouse management and financial management systems.
Previously, Sean was Director of Software Engineering for AllPoints Systems. In addition, Sean worked for Charles River Development as a Senior Software Engineer. Sean received his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Boston College.
Nick has over 17 years of ecommerce brand creation, development and operational management experience. Previously, Nick ran fashion apparel and accessories company Anna Street. He was responsible for all operations from sourcing and manufacturing to multi-channel distribution through retail, wholesale and direct. Prior to that Nick worked as a director of client services for technology focused advertising/marketing firms in London, England and Sydney Australia. In the process managing multiple brand and product launches.
Prior to this Nick was program director for Clean Up the World. A project in conjunction with the United Nations Environmental Program (UNEP), Clean Up is a community based environmental campaign that inspires and empowers communities from every corner of the globe to clean up, fix up and conserve their environment. Previously, he was an Outward Bound instructor at the Hurricane Island Outward Bound school in Rockland, Maine. Nick received his bachelor’s degree in History from the Maxwell School of Citizenship at Syracuse University.