Leadership Team 2018-06-18T15:25:40+00:00
Matthew Lautz
Matthew LautzCo-Founder and CEO
Matt is the CEO of Canpango. He is a seasoned technology entrepreneur and has a passion for building companies. Most recently, he was co-founder and CEO of Corvisa, a cloud communications provider that was sold in January of 2016 to Shoretel, Inc. (NYSE: SHOR) and Chief Information Officer and Vice President for Corvisa’s former parent company, Novation Companies, Inc. (OTCQB: NOVC). Additionally, Matt has launched and sold six different software companies, three of which were acquired by public companies. He currently serves as a board member for two organizations, bringing extensive experience building software companies from startup phase to acquisition.
Lance Anderson
Lance AndersonCo-Founder and Chairman
Lance’s career is exemplified by the successful startup of new enterprises, leading organizational growth, taking companies public, and creating thousands of jobs for employees and significant wealth for shareholders. Lance has been responsible for the successful startup of numerous new business ventures, many of which grew to be important players in their industry, with two going public on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
Erik Eklund
Erik EklundVP of Professional Services
Erik oversees Canpango’s consulting and delivery teams, relying on his multiple Salesforce certifications and years of experience administering and implementing Salesforce for both large and small organizations to ensure success. His 10+ years of experience executing business software implementations in various industries such as automotive, mortgage banking, and VoIP give him a firm understanding of what companies look for in their Salesforce solutions.
Tom Martin
Tom MartinVP of Business Development
Tom oversees Canpango’s Sales and Business Development efforts. A certified Salesforce Administrator, Sales Cloud Consultant and Service Cloud Consultant, he’s not afraid to get his hands dirty to scope out client projects to ensure success. Tom has been working with Salesforce for 4 years, and in software implementations and automation for the past 15 years. His background with leading Manufacturing and Healthcare technology companies informs his current role at Canpango.
Dennis Casey
Dennis CaseyVP of Operations
Dennis is an experienced business and consulting executive having spent the last 20+ years in the technology sector most of which was with emerging companies. Utilizing his diverse experience Dennis is often the “go to” guy when it comes to navigating change, establishing operational imperatives, or just plain getting something done. He gets no greater satisfaction than helping staff progress in their careers and mentoring new managers as they emerge as leaders.
Coleen Bekker
Coleen BekkerSenior Consultant | South Africa Solution Consulting Lead
Coleen leads Canpango South Africa’s growing professional services team. Her background in successfully assisting high-level organizations with ERP and CRM systems implementation has made her an expert in the consulting project lifecycle, from discovery through go-live. Coleen brings over 20 years of experience leading business analysis, project management, training and facilitation, programming, and testing within an international arena.
Hector Villasenor
Hector VillasenorDirector of CPQ
Hector is Salesforce certified with great consulting experience. He has implemented a variety of Salesforce CPQ projects in many different industries like education, SaaS, and manufacturing. Hector has implemented CPQ solutions for small and enterprises in the US, Latin America and in Europe. His background and experience in web based systems development allows him and his team to design and deliver reliable CPQ solutions.