Agilysys.com

Leadership

James Dennedy

James Dennedy
President and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 47

James Dennedy was appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors in June 2009. He served on the audit committee and on the Company’s special committee that oversaw the sale of TSG.

Prior to his appointment as president and CEO, Dennedy was a principal and chief investment officer of a New York-based hedge fund focused on small and microcap investments. Prior to that, Dennedy was president and chief executive officer of Engyro Corporation, an enterprise software company that provided IT systems management interoperability solutions. He served as a public company director at NaviSite, Inc., where he was chair of the audit committee and a member of the compensation committee. He also was a director of I-many, Inc., and Entrust, Inc.

Janine Seebeck

Janine Seebeck
Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Age: 38

Janine Seebeck is Agilysys' senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer, with responsibilities for the Company’s financial and treasury functions, including financial reporting, bank relationships, conducting internal and industry analysis to support Agilysys’ goals for growth and investor relations initiatives.

Prior to joining Agilysys, Ms. Seebeck served as vice president of Finance, Asia Pacific, for Premiere Global Services, Inc., a global leader in virtual meetings, and, from 2002-08, as its corporate controller. Previously, she was a senior associate for PricewaterhouseCoopers. She earned her BSBA in Accounting from John Carroll University.

Larry Steinberg

Larry Steinberg
Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Age: 44

Larry Steinberg was named senior vice president and chief technology officer in 2012.

Prior to joining Agilysys, Steinberg was a development manager for Microsoft, where he focused on automation, interoperability, cross-platform initiatives, and cloud and datacenter management solutions. Before joining Microsoft, he was chief technology officer of Engyro Corp., with responsibilities for strategic technology initiatives, product development and solution services delivery.

Kyle Badger

Kyle C. Badger
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Age: 44

Kyle Badger joined Agilysys as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary in October 2011.

Badger served as executive vice president, general counsel and secretary of Richardson Electronics, Ltd., a global distributor of electronic components, from 2007 until he joined Agilysys. He served as senior counsel at the law firm of Ice Miller LLP from 2006 to 2007, and prior to that, was a partner at the law firm of McDermott, Will & Emery. He received his juris doctor degree from Georgetown University Law Center and his bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Michael Buckham-White
Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Age: 42

Michael Buckham-White joined Agilysys as senior vice president of sales and marketing in January 2014.

He is responsible for overseeing Agilysys' efforts to continually strengthen its brand, further establish thought leadership within the vertical markets it serves, and achieve the Company's sales goals. He is also responsible for Agilysys' partner ecosystem and channel strategy. Prior to joining Agilysys, Mr. Buckham-White spent 18 years in sales and marketing leadership positions, primarily with technology companies and digital properties including AT&T, PGi, and UPS. He holds an MA from the University of Alabama in Speech Communication/Organizational Communication and a BA in Communication from Alabama A&M University.

Tony Ross

Tony Ross
Vice President of Sales
Age: 52

Tony Ross is Agilysys' vice president of sales. Ross joined Agilysys in 1993 and has served as regional sales manager and director of sales. Prior to joining Agilysys, Ross held positions at Rockwell International Missile Systems Division and Micromeritics Instrument Corporation managing production teams.

Beth Levario

Beth Levario
Vice President of Professional Services
Age: 47

Beth Levario was named vice president of professional services in August, 2013 with responsibilities spanning implementation, project management, integration, infrastructure, and account management services.

Ms. Levario joined Agilysys in 1997 and has since held leadership positions within the sales, support and implementation organizations.

Neil Waite

Neil Waite
Vice President of Support
Age: 48 

Neil Waite is vice president of support at Agilysys, where he is responsible for overseeing product support and maintaining customer relations. Waite has been with Agilysys since 1997, serving as an install manager and director of support. Prior to joining Agilysys, he held several management positions in the hospitality industry with the Aladdin Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Waite is a veteran of the United States Navy where he served as a nuclear reactor mechanic. Waite attended the University of Nevada Las Vegas and earned his Business Management degree at the University of Phoenix.