Jan 172014
 

Vernon T VieraVernon T. Veira is a Senior Business and Technology Executive with extensive accomplishments as a strategic visionary and operational planner for business development and software research and product development. He is an inclusive and collaborative leader with strong business and financial acumen, and possess’ high personal integrity, and interpersonal savvy. He has a proven successful track record in business development, management of large complex technical organizations, client relationships, capital and expense budgeting, and workforce globalization.

Mr. Veira is the CEO and Managing Partner  of  Lincoln, NE based Veira Partners whose core experience is centered on “Continuous Improvement and Quality Assurance”. Veira Partners uses its competencies in business process analysis and optimization, and data collection and statistical (quantitative, qualitative, and predictive) analysis to help organizations achieve their transformation objectives. Their talented team works with their customers’ people, process, and technology to:

  • Drive operational efficiency and effectiveness
  • Customers’ and stakeholders’ satisfaction
  • Achieve financial targets
  • Increase the reliability and predictability of business planning
  • Adopt existing or new technologies
  • Reduce cost.

Before that Mr. Veira was Vice President, Internet and PC Software Development (Global Mailstream Engineering) at PITNEY BOWES, INC, Stamford, CT where he designed, implemented, and managed a software research and development practice. He created a world class organization with a strong customer focus that was globally dispersed (US, Europe, and India), decreasing direct labor costs by 20%, improving productivity by 25%, and generating $150 million in annual revenue.

Mr. Veira held numerous business and technology leadership positions at VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS, and ITRON, INC. He also completed four years of service in the UNITED STATES AIR FORCE as an Avionic Instrumentation System technician.

Mr. Veira completed a Master of Science in Information Technology degree from Quinnipiac University and a BBA in Management Information Systems from Florida International University. He received leadership training at the University of Michigan, Ross School of Business, marketing management training at Columbia University Graduate School of Business, and Project Management training from George Washington University.

Mr. Veira is currently a member of the Board of Trustees of Monroe College in New York City, and a past member of the Board of Directors of the Stamford Boys and Girls Club. He was featured in Profiles in Diversity Journal (January/February 2011), Diversity/Careers in Engineering and Information Technology Magazine (August/September 2007).