Co-founded in 2001 by Tili Findley and Mike Patton, ProfitSword’s mission is to provide exceptional business intelligence tools to the business community, specializing in data collection and integration, data analytics, operational functionality and reporting at all levels of the organization.
By combining their separate areas of expertise in leading edge software development and high level financial management, Tili and Mike designed and developed a state of the art operational and reporting business intelligence software suite. The resulting software solutions, ProfitSage, ProfitPlan, ProfitPace, ProfitDaily and ProfitWizard are now in use by more than 50,000 users worldwide.
ProfitSword’s award-winning SaaS solutions provide the end user with applications for consolidated, real-time reporting and data management. ProfitSword uses various available methods of gathering data from disparate sources to create a powerful data warehouse. The suite of applications is accessible to all levels of users throughout the organization! ProfitSword provides their award-winning solutions to more than 80 companies representing more than 3,000 business units worldwide!
Tili is a graduate of Florida International University in Miami, Florida, and spent more than 25 years in the hospitality industry in operations and finance prior to co-founding ProfitSword in 2001 with partner Mike Patton. She has a long track record of success in high-level operations and finance positions and currently directs the day-to-day operations and administration of ProfitSword.
Mike is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia, and has spent his career developing software in multiple environments. Mike has developed software for large-scale companies such as BellSouth, American Airlines, WorldCom, Cingular Wireless, WellPoint, and CitiFinancial. Before joining forces with Tili in 2001, he started his own successful software development company – ThoughtWave – in 1996, creating integrated back office solutions for internet service providers and call centers.
Maureen had a 30+ year career in the hospitality industry prior to joining ProfitSword in 2008. Her success in various leadership roles lends well to her responsibilities as President. She has worked in every facet of hospitality which have served her well as President at ProfitSword where she is responsible for the day-to-day operations of customer service, technical support, and software development teams.
VP Business Development
Colin is a graduate of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, and worked in the hospitality industry for more than 25 years prior to joining ProfitSword in 2008. He progressed through several leadership roles including hotel general manager. His role at ProfitSword includes directing the new business development activities and marketing strategies.
Director Business Development
After graduating from Brigham Young University, Paul started his hospitality career in Pennsylvania working in various management positions and hotels including General Manager and Regional Director of Operations before becoming a business and finance analyst in 2002. Paul joined ProfitSword in 2010 and after several leadership roles within ProfitSword is now leading the global hospitality sales efforts for the company.
Director Business Operations & Logistics
Graduating with his bachelor’s degree from Metropolitan State Denver and his MBA from Missouri State University, Brian has spent his entire career in finance and data analytics. He began his career as an accountant and quickly moved into an analytical role. He worked as an analyst and systems specialist for more than 10 years prior to joining ProfitSword in 2011. He currently manages all technical/IT aspects of ProfitSword’s software solutions.
Francis has earned degrees from both Strathmore University and Penn State University and maintains his CPA equivalent from Kenya. His career spans nearly three decades of accounting, auditing, business management and information systems management. Francis worked several years in accounting and directly with ProfitSword’s applications before joining ProfitSword in 2010. Francis began with ProfitSword as an account manager/customer service manager, and now leads the software implementation team.
Director Product Development
Todd has over 20 years of software development experience. He has a Computer Science degree from Clemson University and is a Microsoft Certified Professional. Todd has built his career with experiences from Philips Electronics, Arthur Andersen, Citigroup, and UPS. He has worked on multi-national systems utilizing server farms located in many parts of the world. He Joined ProfitSword in 2010.
Director Human Resources, PHR, SHRM-CP
April comes to ProfitSword with more than 15 years of experience in Human Resources and Organizational Development. She has worked in multiple industries including consumer products, nonprofit, healthcare, technology and hospitality. April has a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Management, a Master’s degree in Adult Education, and a Master’s in Business Administration, and holds two Professional HR certifications.
Director Client Services
After graduating from Pennsylvania State University with a degree in hotel and restaurant management, Jenn Schram started her career with Marriott International and continued to broaden her experience by working with a variety of brands and management companies in many roles. In her more than 20 years of hospitality experience, Jenn’s roles were focused on hotel operations and revenue management. Jenn began her career with ProfitSword as a customer service manager in 2013. In 2015, Jenn helped to create and manage the ProfitSword training team. She now leads the entire client services team who directly support all of ProfitSword’s partners.
“ProfitSword’s relationship with our company is integral to our business. We talk with them almost daily about issues that affect our company, from internal reporting to external reporting. Their relationship positively impacts all facets of our business to help us exceed expectations and results.”