Chief Executive Officer
John is the President, CEO, and co-founder of Saber Solutions. Saber Solutions develops cloud-based business process automation solutions and specializes on the Salesforce.com platform.
Prior to founding Saber Solutions in 2009, John started his career as a mechanical engineer specializing in predictive modeling. John transitioned to business development in the enterprise IT security software industry until 2003. In 2003, John founded Saber Design and Analysis Services to provide engineering and manufacturing consulting services to the aerospace and defense industry.
As a complimentary offering to his engineering clients, John formed Saber Tactical in 2008. Saber Tactical was a contract manufacturer and a developer of high precision firearms under its own proprietary product line. John sold Saber Design and Analysis Services in 2009 to Saratech, Inc. and consulted as acting COO until 2011.
Under John’s leadership, Saber Solutions has established relationships with industry-leading companies, providing them with custom built, cloud-based ERP/MRP solutions. In 2012 Saber Solutions grew to more than 20 employees and launched its third product on Salesforce’s AppExchange.
John was born in New York and holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Massachusetts.
Chief Technology Officer
Prior to co-founding Saber in 2009, Ben co-founded several other companies, including Southern Computer Innovations, Educational Network Solutions, and SoftwareFixIt.com. In addition to his position as CTO, Ben acts as Saber’s Chief Architect, a role in which he directs the development of custom client solutions and Saber’s product offerings. Through his leadership he has guided Saber’s team of developers to harness the power of technology, data, and innovation to enhance the operations of numerous companies.
Ben heads Saber’s Office of Technology, which is in charge of expanding the company’s inventive technology strategy and vision. He works directly with Saber’s executive team, clients, and other technologists across the country to develop future products and solutions. Ben also evaluates emerging technology and industry trends to provide technical direction to both clients and Saber’s staff.
Ben was born in Georgia and attended Georgia State University. He currently manages Saber’s Atlanta, GA office.
Vice President, Sales
As Vice President of Sales, Dave contributes 17 years of industry experience in high technology software solutions to Saber’s executive team. Since joining Saber in July 2012, Dave has focused on increasing Saber’s penetration of the expanding market for cloud based business and productivity solutions, the appointment and management of the company’s first sales team, generating and nurturing leads, customer relationship management and business development.
His initial goal is to establish a world-class team of sales consultants at Saber, who will be able to assist a wide variety of businesses in improving their internal processes with the ultimate goal of accelerating their growth, optimizing their costs, and improving their bottom lines.
Prior to Saber, Dave worked as Channel Manager at Siemens PLM Software. In that capacity, he developed and implemented a program to accelerate the on-boarding and integration processes of new channel partners by providing them with the coaching, planning, and business tools necessary to quickly build a profitable technology software services business.
Dave attended both the University of Minnesota and Santa Monica City College.
Chief Customer Officer
Morgan Burke is the Chief Customer Officer of Saber Solutions, with responsibility for customer growth and customer success.
Morgan is a ten-year veteran of salesforce.com and comes to Saber Solutions directly from the company, where he held several positions over that time. While at salesforce.com, Morgan worked primarily in Commercial and Field Sales, helping to expand the Enterprise customer footprint in the field of Media and Telecommunications. Morgan’s final position prior to leaving was as Regional Vice President for the Enterprise Sales team, working out of salesforce.com’s NYC office.
Morgan began his career working on Wall Street as an Associate Equity Analyst with Prudential in San Francisco, CA. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Vanderbilt University.