Bruce Hanavan, Vice President of Sales and Marketing
As founder and VP of sales and marketing at Direct Commerce, Bruce Hanavan leads the Direct Commerce sales organization.
With over 12 years of diversified technology, sales, and marketing management experience, Bruce
has a proven record of growing early-stage companies into market leaders.
has successfully built strategic sales and product organizations for early stage companies and turned them into profitable long term enterprises with a global market focus.
Previous to Direct Commerce, Bruce was founder and president of Cohesive Systems Inc., a network consulting and systems integration company.
After growing Cohesive
into a multi-million dollar company, Bruce
to Global Internet Inc.
who in turn sold off a network security product division to Cisco Systems
and the consulting practice to Exodus Communications
Prior to Cohesive Systems, Bruce worked in Sales and Marketing for T-Line Services where he sold digital and voice and data communication systems to Fortune 500 companies.
Bruce earned a Bachelor degree from California State University, and an MBA from University of Oregon.