Jack Dowling, President and CEO
Jack founded Votum in 2006. A recognized business leader, Jack has over 45 years of experience including 29 years of C-level accomplishments in companies ranging from early stage start-ups to fast-growth Fortune 1000 corporations. He has deep industry expertise in strategy through tactical planning, software product development, technology services, telecommunications, manufacturing, logistics and distribution.
Prior to founding VOTUM, Jack was the COO for GlobeRanger, a middle-stage software product company. Prior to GlobeRanger, Jack served as COO at Truckload, a middle-stage supply chain management and distribution company. Jack founded and served as CEO of Visual Business Intelligence (VBI), a seed-stage software product company specializing in business activity monitoring (BAM). He has also served as EVP/CIO at Eagle Global Logistics, a $1.7 billion global logistics company; SVP/CIO at CompuCom, a $3+ billion global IT services-based computer reseller; and in several key technology management roles at Sprint, a $10 billion global telecom company.
Jack’s achievements have been covered in CIO Magazine, Information Week, Computer World and other leading trade journals. His organizations have been awarded Data Warehousing’s Best Practices Award as well as CIO Magazine’s Enterprise Value award. He has been a frequent speaker and panelist at technology and investor conferences run by CIO Magazine, Information Week, Goldman Sachs and Society for Information Management. Jack was also the 1999 CIO of the Year.