Joey Harrison is responsible for the high-level management of finance, customer relations, vendor relations, and the reseller program. Joey has over 28 years of sales experience with various technologies and products, and over the past 20 years has gained in-depth federal government experience.
Previously, Joey was Senior Account Manager for Zentra Computer Technologies Inc. With his ability to connect with people, Joey was consistently performing at the top level of sales. Over the course of his 20-year career in the computer hardware sales industry, Joey has built a vast network of strong business relationships.
Outside the high-tech field, Joey has extensive experience in a variety of unique and specialized vertical markets, the majority of which are directly related to business process, productivity, and communications.
Executive Vice President of Engineering and Technology
Richard Losier sets BriteSky’s strategic technology direction. He studies industry trends to ensure that BriteSky maintains and expands its technology leadership position. Richard is also responsible for providing technical direction and guidance to management, sales, and support resources, for developing strategic planning to direct and control product and services activities, and for ensuring that the engineering team is focused on meeting and exceeding customer requirements.
Prior to joining BriteSky, Richard held many senior positions in a variety of organizations. He was Vice President of Services for Zentra Computer Technologies Inc., Information Technology Manager for Ciena Networks and Catena Networks, Senior Systems Administrator for Objectime Limited and the Department of National Defence, and Systems Engineer for Cray Research.
Richard has 25 years of experience in the industry and has built a wealth of knowledge about high performance computing, networking, storage architectures, and cloud architectures.
Executive Vice President of Sales
Mike Smith is responsible for increasing sales and growing brand awareness. He works with Value Added Resellers (VARs) to promote BriteSky and to boost the sales process. Mike has more than 16 years of experience in the data center solutions industry.
Prior to joining BriteSky, Mike was Vice President of Zentra Computer Technologies Inc., where he oversaw the sales team that grew the sale of storage and related products from CAD 2 million to over CAD 32 million.
Before joining Zentra Computer Technologies Inc., Mike spent five years as part owner of Stoneworks, a value-added reseller. Prior to Stoneworks, Mike was the storage solutions manager at Rebel.com and was responsible for hardware storage sales of CAD 15 million.
Mike holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.
Tanya Hall is responsible for ensuring that BriteSky’s partners get the best ROI on their marketing plans while delivering a complete marketing solution. Her responsibilities also include lead generation, event marketing, and social media campaigns. Tanya also manages the training schedules for BriteSky’s technical team to make sure certifications are up to date and the company is compliant with partner programs.
Prior to joining BriteSky, Tanya was marketing coordinator with Northern Micro, partner and sales coordinator with AssetMetric, and marketing manager with Cemtech Ltd. With over 20 years of experience in the computer hardware sales industry, Tanya has gained extensive experience managing Market Development Fund (MDF) budgets and Co-op Marketing Funds.
Tanya has a Business Administration degree with a major in Marketing from Algonquin College. She is an active member of Decisive Toastmaster Club, achieving Advanced Comunication Gold and Advanced Leader Bronze.