As VP of Information Technology, Jeff Cushing brings several years of IT management experience. He is responsible for leading Pelican's information technology department, which serves the project management, information security, telecommunications and infrastructure of Pelican's global operations. He is also responsible for the rollout and management of the company's ERP software – SAP.
Cushing's experience includes tenures at Hughes Aircraft, IBM, Farmers Insurance Group, Archive Incorporated and Business.com. Most recently, he was Director of Information Technology at LRN (successful software as a service (SaaS) provider of business ethics education for Fortune 1000 companies). While there, he successfully managed a team of twenty professionals responsible for the corporate and production infrastructures in three data centers and five business offices located in three countries.
Cushing holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Colorado in Computer–based Information Systems.