Meet The Team

Marc Ashton

Chief Executive Officer

As the Chief Executive Officer, Marc Ashton provides our strategic vision, framework and global initiatives. As the co-founder, he is an outsourcing, BPO and call center master, with over 23 years of executive operations experience.

Marc began his career as a customer service agent. He knows who the backbone of our company, truly is. He has led the vision and success of several Fortune 500 companies, such as Walgreens, Verizon Wireless and DirecTV. Marc understands client engagement, outsourcing solutions and the key to dynamic customer interactions. His vision, passion, determination and genuine leadership are the foundation of our success.

Marc attended Utah State University and the University of Phoenix, with a degree focused on Business and Psychology. He is also certified in Lean Six Sigma.

Valerie Kirkland

Chief Financial Officer

As the Chief Financial Officer, Valerie Kirkland provides our financial structure and global marketing initiatives. As the co-founder, she is a sales, marketing and financial expert, with over 20 years of executive leadership experience.

Valerie began her career in the hospitality and financial sector. She has spent the majority of her career with Wyndham and Starwood, as a senior executive in sales and marketing. Valerie also owned a very successful marketing company.  Her financial, sales, marketing and business experience is critical to our success.

Valerie attended Colorado Mountain College and University of Phoenix with degrees in Applied Science, Business & Accounting. She holds Real Estate & Time Share licensees in multiple states.

Michele Kaufman

Executive Solutions Officer

Michele is an employee/people solutions expert, with over 30 years of executive administrative experience. Her expertise has been supporting C-Suite executives. Michele spent the first 24 years of her career working for ARCO, retiring three presidents before leaving in 2000. She most recently worked for the CEO and regional president of a long-term care company.  

Michele has a Bachelor of Arts in Management from the University of Phoenix, and earned a Masters of Arts in Psychology from Pepperdine University.

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