Management Team

Michael E. Bullock
President and Co-Founder

Craig Macfarlane
CTO and Co-Founder

Michael Bray
Senior VP of Sales & Marketing

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

Michael E. Bullock – President and Co-Founder

After 15 years running IT operations at several Boston-area companies, Mike launched TDS in 2002.  Today, Mike leads the firm’s strategy development and overall operations, with the help of his exceptional management team.  From 2000 to 2002, Mike was vice president of technology at Student Advantage Inc., where Mike was responsible for developing new systems and technology operations.   From 1998 to 2000, he was vice president of technology at iCAST, an online entertainment company created by Internet incubator CMGI.

Prior to that, Mike was the vice president of technology for Renaissance Worldwide Inc. as they grew to a $1 billion publicly traded professional services firm.  Mike was in charge of all aspects of the firm’s technology operations, and managed the technology integration from 26 companies acquired by Renaissance over two years.

Earlier in his career, Mike was director of network services for a large Boston hospital (Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center), manager of network services for General Cinema Corp., and a network/software engineer at 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_MacfarlaneFor more than 30 years, Craig has been a chief technology officer and/or managed large IT projects including Internet systems at a number of Boston-area companies.   Prior to co-founding 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 called Digitas), a Boston-based direct marketer and interactive agency firm.  He led teams that designed and built websites and content management systems for IBM, AT&T, Kraft, LL Bean and other companies.

In 1994 and 1995, Craig directed the growth, operations and services of a regional Internet provider and Web hosting company, The Internet Access Company.  From 1978 to 1992, he deployed and managed a variety of global computer networks at Bolt, Beranek and Newman, a Cambridge, Mass.-based technology firm.  This included networks for the U.S. government including ARPANET (the precursor to the Internet), NEARNET and TWBNet.

Michael Bray – Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing

Mike leads the sales and marketing teams at TDS. Prior to TDS, Mike was most recently the Vice President of Sales – Aerospace & Defense for DXC Technology where he managed a team of two dozen industry sales executives and offering specialists responsible for selling the entire DXC portfolio of offerings to both existing clients and new logos across North America.

Before DXC, Mike held a number of executive sales and marketing leadership roles for CSC businesses with annual revenue contributions ranging from $50M to $3B. CSC was the company that acquired Infochimps where Mike had previously been the Vice President of Marketing and Strategy. Mike holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science & History from James Madison University.

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 operations roles at Palm, Inc., SunGard Securities, Paymentech and Wang Laboratories to TDS.

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 BS 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 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.