The Leadership Team is committed to Cority's core values of integrity, quality, community, diversity, and customer centricity
Mark is CEO of Cority Software Inc., a Toronto-based, award-winning, global SaaS company. Under Mark’s leadership, Cority’s revenue has grown consistently at a compounded rate of 25-30 percent. The company has grown in employees from 29 when Mark started in 2003 to over 250 today. It enjoys an industry-leading profit margin. In 2016, Cority raised capital with Norwest Venture Partners, Georgian Partners, and BMO. Mark was a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year, 2017 Awards.
Previously, Mark was Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary and a member of the executive management team of AT&T Canada Corp.
Mark is a graduate of St. Francis Xavier University, where he recently completed 10 years on the Board of Governors, including four as Chair of the Board. He received his J.D. from the University of Victoria and is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada. Mark is active in mentoring young entrepreneurs and has served on several other not for profit boards.
Stan Marsden is the Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Cority. His primary responsibility is to define the technology and development of Cority’s flagship EHSQ software platform. He has managed the evolution of the product from its initial Unix, character based roots through two subsequent generations of products: a Windows client/server product, and the current state of the art multi-tier Web based software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform. He is also responsible for the provision of all client support and success at Cority. He believes that it is the feedback through direct contact with clients that is pivotal in ensuring that Cority has the best software product possible and the best support in the industry.
Stan joined Cority in 1992 where he held the position of Development Manager, and was subsequently promoted to Vice President, Product Development. Prior to working at Cority, he was a System Analyst at the Ontario Hospital Association.
Stan received his Bachelor of Science degree in Physics and Mathematics from the University of Toronto.
Ryan Magee is the Chief Financial Officer at Cority. Since joining Cority in 2012, he has supported Accounting and Finance department, ensuring that Cority is on solid financial ground, while building a platform for growth and expansion.
In 2014 Ryan began supporting the Human Resources and Legal departments as well. Ryan also leads Cority’s Corporate Development and post-merger integration initiatives. He was pivotal in the acquisitions of regAction and IQS in early 2017.
A CPA, CMA, Ryan has over a decade of experience working in the Software and Technology industries where he has helped many companies scale and grow.
Ryan’s most recent position before joining Medgate was Director of Finance at Redknee Inc.
Mike joined Cority in October 2016 from streaming video platform pioneer Quickplay (acquired by AT&T), where he was SVP, Product and Marketing. Mike is responsible for all Marketing functions at Cority, including brand, corporate communications, digital marketing, content marketing, market response, product marketing, and channel programs.
Prior to Quickplay, Mike spent twelve years at the 20,000-employee telecom software leader Amdocs, where he progressed to VP, Global Product and Solutions Marketing, eventually being promoted to Division President as Head of Global Marketing. In 2008, Mike was appointed General Manager of Amdocs’ $250 million Canadian managed services business, leading on-site and off-shore teams across sales, consulting, delivery and operations.
Mike was also a key contributor to the product roadmap and go-to-market strategy of one of Canada’s most successful software start-ups, Solect Technology Group, which was acquired by Amdocs for over $1 billion. Mike has also held marketing and sales roles at Livingston International, Imperial Oil, and Sprint Canada.
Mike holds a BA in Economics Summa Cum Laude and MBA from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
As Vice President Global Sales, Greg brings to Cority over 20 years of Sales, Business development and Marketing management in the finance, technology and medical sectors, with experience in North American, European, Latin American and Asia Pacific markets. He has extensive experience within growing organizations in both mature and upstart environments, with consistently high achievement in leading firms including PriceMetrix, Algorithmics (now IBM), INEA (now SAP), 724 Solutions and Johnson and Johnson.
Greg’s early career included time at Johnson and Johnson Surgical group in sales and product management. He ran North American buy-side sales at Algorithmics, a leading Risk Management firm, during a period of growth which saw that firm grow from 350 people to over 700. He also has experience in smaller firms, leading operational improvements and revenue growth that will help us reach key milestones in our growth strategy.
Greg has completed various professional development programs and holds a B.Sc. in Physics from the University of British Columbia.
Jill Brown is Vice President of Professional Services after having served previously in various roles in product management, marketing and sales support. She has been an employee of Cority since 1999 and in the occupational health and safety field since 1991. Since assuming her current role in 2007 she has grown the Professional Services revenue year over year and manages a team of business analysts, developers and subject matter experts in the areas of environmental management, occupational health, industrial hygiene, safety, and quality.
Jill received her RN Diploma from Iowa Methodist School of Nursing in Des Moines, Iowa in 1987 and obtained her BA in Health Care Administration from Graceland College in Lamoni, Iowa in 1994. She is a registered professional nurse and certified occupational health nurse specialist case manager (COHN-S/CM). She has previously served on the Board of Directors for the American Board for Occupational Health Nurses (ABOHN). Jill has lectured on informatics in occupational health at both local and national levels.
Prior to Medgate, Jill was employed at a major manufacturing facility in the Midwest working as an occupational health nurse, safety and health analyst, and workers’ compensation administrator.
Jill serves as a State of Iowa Advisory Board Member for Best Buddies International, a nonprofit organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
Mike Jackson is Sr. Director, International Sales. In this role he is responsible for the International Sales team, which supports all sales efforts for Europe, Latin America, Asia Pacific and the Middle East. Mike has been involved both in the sales and service ends of Cority’s business having held the roles of Director of Client Service, Account Executive and, initially, Senior Client Service Consultant.
Mike has been with Cority since 2002, having joined from Mercer Consulting. At Mercer, he served in the role of Implementation Project Manager with the Benefits Administration Practice, guiding the implementation of both business processes and web-based software applications. Prior to that, he was a consultant in the Health & Group Benefits practice.
Prior to employment at Mercer he held positions as a Programmer, Quality Assurance Consultant, and Technical Account Manager with various organizations.