Grant Fraser

 

Grant Fraser | President & CEO

Grant Fraser, President & CEO of Navigator Business Solutions and founder of ERP solution provider, Viridian Sciences, knows the ERP business. With more than 25 years of ERP consulting, sales, and industry experience, Grant is a leading advocate of cost-effective ERP solutions for SMBs, and was one of the first consultants to fully embrace cloud-based ERP as a Gold Channel partner for SAP Business One since 2003 and SAP Business ByDesign since 2009.

Under Grant's leadership, Navigator has been the #1 Global Partner for SAP Business ByDesign almost from the beginning, winning Global Partner of the Year honors annually since 2011. Prior to SAP consulting, Grant successfully led ERP practices for Infor and Lilly Software.

 

Chris Nielsen

Chris Nielsen | Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer

Chris Nielsen has over 20 years of hands-on experience as head of finance, operations, and technology for various divisions of global corporations. Chris has lead the implementation of ERP, and other key IT, systems in several countries and understands the critical impact of these projects and decisions. Chris received his Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Utah and holds an MBA from Westminster College with the final year, and course work, completed at the University of Chicago.

Ralph Hess

Ralph Hess | VP of Sales

Ralph has over 30 years of experience in helping companies solve their business problems with technology. Throughout his career, he has worked with multiple publishers including IBM, Epicor, Microsoft. For the last 15 years, he has focused on supply chain companies and solutions specifically in the SAP ERP portfolio. Ralph leads the sales team with a philosophy that is focused on first understanding customers' business challenges, then matching solutions within cloud-based business management software that solve their specific business needs.

Kerry Day

Kerry Day | VP of Product

Kerry Day has nearly 30 years of experience leading IT, customer-facing and product teams in education and business and has worked for companies that range in size from start-up to Fortune 50.  Kerry has specialized in developing, implementing and supporting products and services that delight customers and ultimately drive their success.  Kerry received a Bachelor of Science degree from Southern Utah University and an MBA from the University of Phoenix.

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Russell DeLapp | VP of Professional Services

Russell DeLapp is an accomplished ERP industry executive with over 10 years experience driving successful projects for life sciences and consumer products companies around the globe. Russell leads Navigator's Professional Services Organization, including both SAP Business One and SAP Business ByDesign. In partnership with the executive management team, Russell creates leading-edge customer support, implementation methodologies and tools in support of Navigator's mission while providing world class consulting services.  

Ryan Head

Ryan Head | VP of People

Ryan joined Navigator in 2016, and drives strategy and facilitates all aspects of HR for the organization. Ryan specializes in recruiting, retention, compliance, benefit administration, training, and employee relations. He holds a Master of Business Administration from Weber State University.