Brent Bishop serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of irth Solutions. Brent joined the company in 2008 as CFO, to oversee all financial aspects of the organization and in 2011 also assumed Chief Operating Officer responsibilities. Having served as CEO of First Capital Asset Management, Inc. as well as CFO of Acceleration Corporation and Physicians Health Plan, two public companies also based in Columbus, Brent brings more than 30 years of financial and management experience to the company.
His management background includes public service as Assistant Director of the Ohio Department of Commerce, as Superintendent of the department's Division of Real Estate and as Ohio Securities Commissioner, regulating Ohio's investment community. Brent has served in key financial roles on the Board's of Franklin County Children's Services, Catholic Social Services (Columbus Diocese) and the United Methodist Children's Home. He holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration from The Ohio State University.
Since joining irth Solutions in 1996, Rod Ball has been instrumental in defining best practices in development and has been a key leader in the design, development and testing of our solutions. Rod and his team are responsible for the creation of all irth Solutions products and works closely with irth Solutions staff and customers to ensure the products deliver required functionality. Rod holds several industry certifications and has a B.S. degree in Software Engineering from The Ohio State University.
Derrek Seif has vast product management experience in the enterprise software industry. Since joining irth Solutions in 2012, Derrek's leadership has been instrumental in helping to deliver improved damage prevention and field service management solutions to customers. Prior to joining irth Solutions, Derrek served as product manager in the virtualization and cloud computing business at Quest Software. He has also served as a product manager at Synygy Inc. and as a consultant with IBM.
Trent Peugh joined irth Solutions in 1999 and currently serves as Senior Vice President of Business Development. Trent brings extensive industry experience in diverse roles from IT to Support and Business Development. He understands the needs of people and organizations within the utility and energy industries and works with them to provide solutions to meet those needs. Prior to joining irth Solutions, Trent served in various management roles at Drug Emporium and Lexon Corporation, and holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Bowling Green State University.
Brian Wilson serves as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, bringing with him years of experience building high performing sales teams. Wilson has spent much of the past decade at Cintas, where he led sales for their document management solutions, specializing in document destruction, archiving, and cloud-based services. Wilson received a Bachelor's degree in Marketing from Capital University in Columbus, Ohio.
Wes Bishop joined irth Solutions in 2013 and currently serves as the Vice President of Sales. Prior to joining the company, Wes served as president of First Capital Asset Management, Inc., and also a Managing Partner of CFO Link, LLC. He graduated from Capital University with a degree in economics.
Steve Markosky serves as the Chief Financial Officer of irth Solutions, responsible for financial reporting, analytics, lender relations and human resources. Prior to joining irth Solutions, Steve served as Vice President of Finance for Pacer International, divisional CFO for Sterling Commerce, and various roles at General Electric, both domestic and international. Steve graduated magna cum laude from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in Economics.