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Leadership

Brian Day, CEO

As CEO, Brian is responsible for the operational leadership of Fuze. Brian has a 25 year track record as a successful financial leader and operator at high-growth companies, most recently at Apperian where he served first as CFO, and then President and CEO through its sale in 2016.

Prior to Apperian, Brian held financial and operational leadership roles at Goal.com, Gomez, Inc., and Octave Communications. He began his career with Fleet Financial Group as a Vice President in the Bank’s structured finance group.

Brian has a B.A. in Economics from the University of New Hampshire, and a J.D. from Suffolk University Law School in Boston.

Outside of work, Brian is an avid sailor and skier and has even been known to show up at a triathlon or two.

Rob Scudiere, President & COO

As President and COO, Rob oversees our post-sales functions at Fuze globally including Services, Support, Logistics, Product, and Engineering, to ensure an exceptional experience for our customers. Rob brings more than 20 years’ experience leading product development, information technology, operations, and professional services organizations in high-growth public and private high-tech companies.

Prior to Fuze, Rob was Senior Vice President of Engineering and Chief Information Officer at Secureworks (NASDAQ: SCWX), a leading provider of software-driven security solutions that protect organizations in a digitally connected world, where he was responsible for product development of their cyber security solutions and leading their digital transformation.

Before Secureworks, Rob was Vice President of Technology for Verisign's (NASDAQ: VRSN) Security Services business unit, where he was responsible for product development and information technology through the acquisition in 2009 by Secureworks. Before Verisign, Rob was Vice President of Technology for Guardent through its acquisition in 2004 by Verisign. Rob has also held leadership roles at several high-tech and financial services companies, including Razorfish, Digitas, and Fleet Financial.

Rob received a Bachelor of Science degree from Bentley University.

Elisa Gilmartin, CPO

As Chief People Officer for Fuze, Elisa is responsible for championing a culture of innovation and designing strategies to attract, develop, and retain world-class talent, while continuing to strengthen an environment of high-performance and collaboration.

Elisa brings more than 20 years of proven experience driving human capital transformation initiatives that enable growth and scalability at technology and SaaS companies. Most recently, Elisa was chief human resources officer (CHRO) at robotics technology company, Symbotic, and previously served as CHRO at EzeSoftware and Polycom. Throughout her career, Elisa also held positions with EMC, BankBoston Securities, Fidelity Investments, and Bank of New England.

Elisa holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the State University of New York at Oswego.

Thomas Siegel, CSO

As Chief Sales Officer, Tom is responsible for leading and managing the global sales organization to achieve the company’s bookings and revenue goals. Tom brings more than 30 years of experience across corporate services and technology industries. He has extensive experience in developing sales organizations and driving operational efficiencies in both direct and indirect channels across the Americas, EMEA and APAC.

Throughout his career, Tom has held leadership positions at EMC, PTC, and BMC. Tom has an MBA in Business Administration and Management from Babson's F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Bentley University.

Eric Hanson, CMO

Eric Hanson is the Chief Marketing Officer at Fuze, responsible for setting the company’s global marketing strategy and overseeing demand generation, brand, and product & customer marketing. Eric works with other members of the executive team to lead the company’s vision and product strategy.  

Prior to his role as CMO, Eric served as the VP of Marketing at FuzeBox, which was acquired by ThinkingPhones in 2015, later assuming the Fuze brand. Prior to Fuze, Eric was the CEO and cofounder of SPY, a creative studio servicing advertising agencies and motion picture studios which he sold in 2009. Under Eric’s leadership, the company worked on advertising campaigns with brands including Nike, Toyota, and Apple and motion pictures including Iron Man, Hunger Games, and Avatar.

With close to 30 years of experience across enterprise sales, marketing, product, operations, M&A, and creative/design services, Eric has worked with leading global organizations like Disney, GM, Ogilvy Mather, Autodesk, and Sony.

Eric holds a degree in Political Science and Economics from the University of California at San Diego. He continues to pursue his love of visual arts and photography as well as caring for his fruit orchard in the foothills of Northern California with his wife and two daughters.

John Milton, General Counsel

As General Counsel, John oversees legal affairs for Fuze, focusing on the company’s domestic and international growth and managing intellectual property, data privacy, compliance, and transactions. John brings over 25 years of experience in venture capital, PE-backed, and public companies. Prior to joining Fuze, John was General Counsel at Markforged, and has held senior legal positions at Imprivata, EqualLogic, Symantec, and Veritas.

John served as a law clerk to the Hon. John J. McNaught of the United States District Court in Boston. He received his J.D. from Suffolk University Law School and his B.A. from Boston College.

Chris Conry, CIO

As CIO, Chris Conry heads our global IT and information security functions, leveraging more than two decades of experience in IT and operational leadership, with a primary focus in growth-oriented high-tech businesses. Chris is a purveyor of cloud-first IT strategy and has a strong track record of delivering agile, business-enabling solutions for private and public enterprises.

Prior to joining Fuze, Chris drove large-scale IT transformation efforts, led IT integration activities for several mergers and acquisitions, and was accountable for corporate security and compliance as the vice president of IT & office services at Arbor Networks, The Security Division of NETSCOUT (NASDAQ: NTCT). In addition to Arbor, Chris held IT leadership roles at NMS Communications, GE Automation and Intellution.

Chris holds a BS in CIS from Bentley University and an MBA from the F.W. Olin Graduate School at Babson College.

David Donatelli, Senior Vice President of Global Customer Support

As Senior Vice President of Global Customer Support, David is responsible for managing Fuze support resources worldwide. David brings critical technical knowledge and understanding to the support organization with more than 20 years of experience in customer support organizations as well as a solid background in software development. 

His experience in implementing support models and the use of technology to increase efficiencies has enabled Fuze to utilize new tools and automation to enhance the service provided to its customers. David came to Fuze from Magnitude Software, where he was responsible for building the worldwide support organization from the ground up and lead the support integration of its first three acquisitions.

Prior to Magnitude Software, David was responsible for support at Kalido (acquired by a PE firm), RSA Security (acquired by EMC), Connected Corporation (acquired by Iron Mountain), and Intellution (acquired by GE Digital).

David holds a Bachelor of Science in computer engineering from Wentworth Institute of Technology and PMI certification from Boston University-Corp Education Center.