Tim brings 25 years of marketing, branding, events, organizational communications, and demand generation experience to his role as vice president of culture at Black Duck Software. Tim was vice president of marketing at Black Duck, managing a worldwide team of marketing professionals. He has also directed a global team of marketing, communications, graphic design, web development, and event planning professionals as the director of corporate marketing at Brooktrout Technologies. As an independent consultant, Tim provided marketing and communications support to companies such as NMS Communications, Cantata Technologies, Simply XML, Information Mapping, and Raytheon Corporation. Earlier in his career, Tim was the director of web strategy and planning at Bentley University, where he successfully provided a change agent role to the new ways of marketing and communications and specifically where he brought the university’s website and intranet systems from 175 to 30,000 webpages. Tim holds a bachelor of science in communications media and public relations from Fitchburg State University and a master's degree in professional writing from the University of Massachusetts.