Matt Gersper, Founder and President, has more than 20 years of experience optimizing processes and helping customers turn unorganized data into information managers and executives need to improve performance. His vision and expertise have driven successful results in retail, wholesale, trade, logistics and manufacturing sectors. He founded a practice for reengineering and automating business processes for a worldwide leader in recovery auditing. Matt is an enthusiastic contributor to the global trade industry as an author and frequent speaker at industry conferences and events. Mr. Gersper is also an owner of CUSTOMS Info, LLC and director for the International Trade Bureau.
Ross Boomer, VP Operations, has successfully organized, formed and developed 8 operations over the past 20 years, from small businesses to business units within large corporations. Ross has been able to increase efficiency and reduce operational costs through both the development and deployment of innovative technologies on existing processes, and the training and development of staff. Recently his skills were further broadened by launching a new business unit in Asia. His background in international trade as an Import Buyer, Import Manager and Import Export Manager supports the scope of Global Data Mining.
Tom Jacobs, VP Engineering, Global Data Mining LLC has over 15 years experience in software development and process engineering, including 7 years analyzing business requirements and automating business processes. He has comprehensive experience in project management and is an effective liaison between software users and programmers. He is responsible for the development of business solutions for the global trade community. His system to identify Denied Party exposure has benefited numerous importers and exporters, and his unique solutions to link disparate data elements has produced the solutions that otherwise would not be possible, including our ECCN Finder™ and 2-way Matching electronic audit services.
Torrey Schoel, Director of Operations, has deep experience as a specialist in business process optimization, developing technology solutions to streamline business processes and leading corporate-wide change strategies. His educational and professional background has honed his skills as an effective communicator and documenter of complicated projects. As a liaison between operations and technology development teams in the recovery auditing industry, Torrey received corporate-wide recognition for his contributions to fortune 1000 clients. Most recently, Torrey has led the integration of data and systems of a recent CUSTOMS Info acquisition (Tariffic International) and is the project leader for the development of GDM's 2007 HS Reform screening process.