Management Team

Michael E. Bullock
President and Co-Founder

Craig Macfarlane
CTO and Co-Founder

Chris Gillis
Vice President, Delivery Services

Tim Schutt
Vice President, Client Solutions

Eric Kraieski
Vice President, Software Business Unit

Mark Perreault
Vice President, Program Management

Steve Gunderson
Vice President, Direct Sales

Doug Burke
SVP Alliances & Sales

Michael E. Bullock – President and Co-Founder

Mike Bullock is president of TDS, a software and services company focused on accelerating IT transformations. Since Mike co-founded TDS in 2002, the company has been successfully delivering results for complex IT transformation programs for enterprises and government entities around the world, having migrated over 1 million workloads and more than 250,000 applications – while achieving close to 100% customer satisfaction. Prior to launching TDS, Mike held senior technology leadership roles at Student Advantage Inc., where he directed new systems and technology operations, and at iCAST, an online entertainment company created by Internet incubator CMGI.

Earlier in his career, Mike was  vice president of technology for Renaissance Worldwide Inc. where he directed the firm’s technology operations and oversaw the technology integration from 26 companies acquired over two years.

Mike also held senior technology roles at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, General Cinema Corp. and Alpine Computer Systems. Mike has a B.A. from Providence College in math and computer science. In his leisure time, he focuses on his family, exercise and gourmet cooking.

Craig Macfarlane – Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder

Craig_MacfarlaneCraig is CTO for TDS, which he co-founded in 2002. In his role , Craig applies deep knowledge and experience managing complex IT projects to develop TransitionManager, TDS’ proprietary software designed to empower, enable and accelerate IT organizations’ abilities to prepare for, orchestrate and manage through both planned and unplanned change.

Prior to TDS, Craig directed the technology strategy and execution at Student Advantage and iCAST. Before iCAST, Craig was vice president of advanced media development at Strategic Interactive Group (now Digitas), a Boston-based interactive agency.  He led teams that designed and built websites and content management systems for IBM, AT&T, Kraft, LL Bean and other companies.

Earlier in his career, Craig directed the growth, operations and services of a regional internet provider and web hosting company, The Internet Access Company and managed a variety of global computer networks at Bolt, Beranek and Newman.

Chris Gillis – Vice President, Delivery Services

chris_gillisFor more than 20 years, Chris Gillis has managed technical teams in data centers, networking, computer server administration, telecommunications, desktop support and application development.

Chris has helped numerous companies manage their information technology infrastructure, including Boston Medical Center, Kayak.com, Trinity Healthcare, UBS Financial Services and Partners Healthcare.  Chris has extensive experience in helping clients manage extraordinary change, such as mergers and acquisitions, downsizing and rapid growth.  Chris holds a B.S. in Industrial Management from the University of Massachusetts.

Tim Schutt – Vice President, Client Solutions

tim_schuttTim is responsible for data center relocation services at TDS.  Tim brings over 25 years of experience managing people, processes and budgets as an executive and in operational roles at Palm, Inc., SunGard Securities, Paymentech and Wang Laboratories.

Tim has a proven track record for building and managing exceptional operations teams with a focus on providing superior service and customer satisfaction.  Tim received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts.

Eric Kraieski – Vice President, Software Business Unit

eric_kraieski Eric is responsible for the TDS TransitionManager business unit and product management functions. Eric brings over 30 years experience in emerging technology, enterprise software, product management and marketing leadership to TDS.

Earlier in his career, Eric held executive leadership roles in marketing and product management for local startups, Proteon, NetSilicon and Vividon (two taken to IPO and the other through acquisition). Eric has a B.S. in Computer Science from the Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania.

Mark Perreault – Vice President, Program Management

Mark leads the program management office for TDS, where he oversees the project management team, processes and delivery team resources to assure consistent, timely and quality-driven engagements. Mark brings over 30 years of experience in operations and program management with companies including Sepaton, Monster and Computer Sciences Corporation. Mark also has extensive experience implementing new processes and enterprise application software for supply chain management, program management and ERP. Mark holds a B.S. from Boston College in Computer Science and Marketing.

Steve Gunderson – Vice President, Direct Sales

Steve GundersonSteve leads direct sales for TDS and fosters collaborative relationships with colocation and commercial real estate companies nationally and internationally.

Prior to joining TDS in 2005, Steve brought more than 20 years of leadership experience in the data center and network industries including ownership in national data center businesses and executive roles at leading network companies.

Steve holds a BA in Business Administration and Marketing from Texas A&M.

Doug Burke – SVP Alliances and Sales

Doug BurkeDoug leads a growing team at TDS focused on building a partner ecosystem so that it generates success for our partners and shared customers.

Under Doug’s leadership, partners such as VMware, AWS, IBM and others, benefit from the experience of TDS’s team and TransitionManager software to accelerate their customers’ digital transformations while improving margins and delivering migration projects on-time and on-budget, producing high customer satisfaction.

Doug has more than 20 years of experience leading business development, partner programs, and sales in the software and services industry, contributing to the success of such companies as IBM, Hitachi Data Systems and DXC.

Doug holds an MBA with a concentration in Marketing from Florida State University.