Chief Executive Officer
Jeff Mitchell has worked in the high-tech industry with Fortune 500 companies and startup ventures his entire career. He is a proven business builder, having been appointed repeatedly to transform large global organizations into high-performing growth engines. Most recently, Jeff was President & CEO of Compass Group, a full-service management and consulting company providing advanced SaaS software solutions to a wide spectrum of clients.
Jeff has held global executive leadership positions at Thomson Learning as SVP, Global Sales and Professional Services and as VP, Application Software at Siemens as well as serving as VP, Executive Managing Director, Sales at LexisNexis Group. He started his career at Xerox, was an executive for the first e-marketplace startup in the consumer packaged-goods industry and has extensive experience in providing Intelligent Data Management, SaaS and cloud-based solutions.
Chief Financial Officer
Seth Murdoch comes to Scan-Optics with over 25 years of diverse global finance and operations experience. He started his career in public accounting with Arthur Andersen, LLC, a global CPA firm, where he spent four years in the audit practice and subsequently obtained his CPA license. After public accounting Seth held several senior international finance positions with notable fortune 500 companies, such as EMC, where he held the position of EMEA Controller and was based in the UK & Ireland and responsible for managing a $5B P&L and a global finance staff dispersed throughout Europe and the Middle-east. Seth later became International CFO/COO of Polaroid Asia Pacific and was based in Japan for four years. While at Polaroid he managed both finance and operations throughout Southeast Asia and was responsible for a $4.2B P&L.
Most recently Seth was Chief Restructuring Officer at CSC Capital Group, a Global $6B Private Equity Company based in New York and directly managed the restructuring of over 20 companies in diverse industries throughout North America and Asia Pacific. He holds a bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Wayne State University and an MBA from UCLA. Seth is also an accomplished musician and supervises the operations of a transitional home for homeless mothers and children in his spare time.
Vice President Operations
John Yates joins ScanOptics with over 25 years in digital imaging, technology and operations experience. He started his career with USA Today and served for over 16 years in various leadership positions for the Gannett Corporation helping usher in the digital transformation of newspapers. Most recently Mr. Yates held responsibility for a multi-national directly mailer responsible for technology and process innovation across 17 facilities. John’s diverse background in operations and technology will help deliver solutions and opportunity for ScanOptics diverse customer base.
John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Technology from Arizona State University.
Vice President, Sales & Marketing
Keith Campbell is responsible for overseeing all organic sales & marketing growth initiatives for Scan-Optics across multiple business verticals and strategic channel alliances. His marketing roadmap includes digital communication, traditional advertising, and reseller channel programs. Prior to joining Scan-Optics, Mr. Campbell was the founder of Universal Business, increasing revenue by 460% in just four years. He also held executive leadership roles at W.B Mason Company, including Senior Vice President of Sales, Distribution and Customer Care, over a 23-year period.
Keith holds a Bachelor’s of Arts degree from University of Massachusetts Amherst.