Dr. Jack Scott
Chairman of the Board, Interim Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Jack Scott has served as a director since September 1, 2014. Dr. Scott has a diverse technical and business background spanning more than 35 years that includes applied research, consulting, sales and sales management, executive positions, and ownership of a group of five recycling and manufacturing businesses, including one joint venture, through a holding company, Canadus Technologies, LLC. Dr. Scott is a founding member of Canadus Technologies, LLC since January 2001. Prior to his experience with Canadus Technologies, LLC, from February 1997 to January 2000 Dr. Scott was President and CEO of Encycle, Inc., a $300 million recycling subsidiary, owned by Asarco, Inc., with more than 1,000 employees. Prior to Encycle, Inc., Dr. Scott held various senior management positions with several other companies in the recycling and manufacturing industries.
Christopher Lank has over 25 years of Technology and Services sales experience. He currently serves as CEO and Board Chairman of Ivis Technologies, a company he founded in 2002. Ivis Technologies provides a Software as a Service(SaaS) solution that helps companies implement, automate and execute on their day-to-day activities that revolve around the management of ethics and compliance programs and helps reduce the risk for organizations needing to comply with various regulations. Ivis has customers that include companies ranging from a few employees, all the way to S&P 500 organizations consisting of over 30,000 employees.
Prior to starting Ivis Technologies, Lank served as Vice President of Worldwide Sales at TogetherSoft, where he grew a small software distributor with less than $3M in sales to a world-class organization with $46M in sales. TogetherSoft was acquired by Borland for over $200M. Prior to TogetherSoft, Lank held management and sales positions at Symantec, Platinum Technology, and MicroAge. He earned a BS in Management from the University of Phoenix.
Mr. Wesser most recently served as Executive Vice President, Secretary, and General Counsel at Professional Diversity Network, Inc. (“IPDN”), a global technology and networking company having offices in China and the U.S., with 15 million members worldwide. IPDN is traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market under ticker symbol IPDN from 2014 to 2017. Prior to his service at IPDN, Mr. Wesser served as General Counsel and Secretary of NAPW, Inc., managing all legal, insurance, logistical and business risk matters from 2009 until NAPW was acquired in 2014 by IPDN.
Prior to joining NAPW, Mr. Wesser was a partner with a private boutique litigation firm, where he served as local and national counsel to large corporations in numerous complex litigations in state and federal courts as well as before governmental agencies nationwide. Mr. Wesser holds a B.A. degree in Finance, summa cum laude, from LeMoyne College and a J.D. degree from William & Mary Law School.