Chief Executive Officer at Merlin Information Services
Brown joined Merlin Information Services in January 2005 as the company's Chief Executive Officer.
has more than 20 years experience in business management and information technology.
Eight of these years have been in Montana's Flathead Valley at Orbit Travel in Whitefish, Mac's Place (Egghead Computer) in Kalispell and Merlin
Prior to joining Merlin, Brown spent five years at Starbucks Coffee Company where he enjoyed a successful career as Vice President of Information Technology.
At Starbucks, Brown
was responsible for multiple teams supporting worldwide systems for the financial, supply chain, and human resources divisions.
teams collaborated with other teams across the organization to successfully deliver several key initiatives including the following: the financials team expanded globally to Europe and Asia and the e-business team successfully deployed an application and business-to-business infrastructure to integrate the company's disparate systems.