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Waldo Waldman

Waldo Waldman | Speaker
Known as “The Wingman,” Lt Col (ret) Waldo Waldman is a combat decorated fighter pilot, executive coach, Hall of Fame Speaker, and the author of the New York Times and Wall Street Journal Bestseller, Never Fly Solo. He helps organizations build collaborative cultures of trust, courage, motivational strategies, and commitment to adapt to change, break performance barriers, and overcome adversity.

WINGMAN Lt Col Waldo Waldman

Jason Hewlett | Master of Ceremonies
Jason Hewlett is a keynote speaker and Master of Ceremonies audiences talk about long after the event. An Inspirational Humorist & Entertainer who has appeared in over 2,000 events in the last decade, Jason is one of the country’s premiere corporate event speakers and Master of Ceremonies. His message of joy, humor, and be-your-best-authentic-self is received with standing ovations from audiences worldwide.

Jason Hewlett
Jason Hewlett
Joe Scioscia

Joe Scioscia | VAI VP of Sales
As VP of Sales, Joe Scioscia leads the sales department and manages all sales operations. His duties include developing sales department strategies, training staff, and setting sales goals. Joe is also deeply involved in product development, software design, and marketing. With over 25 years’ experience selling enterprise management solutions across a wide range of industries, Joe has helped some of the most recognized companies improve efficiencies and responsiveness.

Kevin Beasley | VAI CIO
As CIO, Kevin Beasley oversees both the corporation’s technology strategy and the internal information technology initiatives that support the goals of the company. He has extensive experience in the ERP, SCM, WMS, and IT space. Kevin is a member of the Forbes Technology Council since 2020. He frequently participates as a company spokesperson in media relations and serves as an IT subject matter expert at corporate events, webinars, and conferences.

Kevin Beasley
Debajyoti Das

Debajyoti Das | VAI VP of Mobile Development
As the VP of Mobile Development, Debajyoti Das has extensive knowledge of VAI's ERP applications, and participates in the planning, analyzing, and implementing of VAI solutions in support of business objectives. Das has hands-on experience in leading all stages of system development efforts, including: requirements definition, design, architecture, testing and support. Das coordinates and directs all phases of a project, while managing, motivating, and guiding teams.

Todd Endsley | VAI VP of Technology
In his role as VP of Technology, Todd Endsley establishes, plans, and administers the overall policies and goals of the VAI eBusiness team in deployment methods for all web-based, integrated applications. He oversees all eBusiness technology operations and evaluates them according to established goals set by company guidelines. In this capacity, he also oversees the VAI data centers and works closely with VAI's infrastructure and technology teams.

Todd Endsley
John Albertelli

John Albertelli | VAI Director of Portal Deployment
As Director of Portal Deployment, John Albertelli oversees all S2K customer portal deployments for both on-premise and in VAI Cloud, managing and maintaining the base deployment build of S2K Portal and all its components. John is also responsible for VAI S2K Marketing Cloud application deployments, which includes maintaining the quality assurance and version control functions for this application.

Maggie Kelleher | VAI Director of Sales
As Director of Sales at VAI, Maggie Kelleher oversees VAI’s sales network, providing direction, support, and incentives to the sales force and the partner network. She leads a team of experts in identifying, nurturing, closing, and supporting new business before, during, and after implementation.


Paul de Prado | VAI Director of Analytics & Data Science
In his role as Director of Analytics & Data Science, Paul de Prado leads the S2K Analytics team for VAI. This includes the handling of application development, software installation and configuration, client consultation, and training in relation to data analytics. Responsibilities include report development, data architecture, performance optimization, data validation, program automation, and project management.

Jason Richter | VAI Director of Business Intelligence & Analytics
Jason Richter is responsible for data modeling and validation, project management, report development, information distribution, performance optimization, and automation.

Ralph Sosebee | VAI Director of Ecommerce
Ralph Sosebee is an accomplished professional with over 17 years of experience at VAI. During his time as a Portal Architect, and currently as Director of Ecommerce, Ralph has played a pivotal role in helping VAI customers implement cutting-edge Ecommerce solutions to drive their businesses forward. Currently, Ralph is spearheading the development of VAI's next-generation Ecommerce solution, leveraging industry and market trends to create a product that will transform the way businesses operate. With a track record of delivering exceptional results and a relentless drive for innovation, Ralph is poised to continue shaping the future of Ecommerce at VAI.