Pavan Muzumdar, CFA
Chief Executive Officer
In his capacity as CEO, he developed and brought Maxene Reporter™, a patented next generation business intelligence and information delivery application, to market. He created a wholly owned subsidiary, MV Technology Solutions, in Mumbai, India, to develop the MVSWeb™ applications platform and to provide greater technical and delivery breadth to the company.
Prior to joining the company, Pavan was an Associate Director and Project Manager at Cambridge Technology Partners, Inc., (CTP) a Cambridge, MA systems integration firm which was acquired by Novell, Inc.
Pavan has over 15 years of experience in both information technology products and services firms. He has worked with clients in the financial securities operations, telecommunications, manufacturing, and health care industries, and is the holder of the Maxene Reporter™ patent.
He has M.S. degrees in both Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts and a B.S. in Electronics Engineering from the University of Bombay. He is also a member of the CFA Institute and a CFA charter holder.
Systems & Support Analyst
Eric Davis serves as the Systems and Support Analyst at MVS Alliance. He provides back-end support as well as develop systems of work for customers. Eric studied at Eastern Michigan University, earning a Bachelor Degree of Finance and a MBA with a specialty in Finance. During his time in college, Eric played on the Eagles’ football team, earning a scholarship and becoming a captain by his senior year.
Outside of the company, Eric Davis is an Investment Analyst and Investment Adviser Representative at Revalue, LLC, an independent investment advisory firm. Eric is also the Offensive Line coach for Southgate Anderson High School’s Varsity football team.
Eric is a Level III candidate in the CFA Program.
James R. Diefenbach President
Jim has been directly responsible for the strategy & product development and field support of Profits Plus™, a multi-corporation ERP system. Under his leadership, the product has enjoyed an increasing installed base. Jim has also overseen field support and development involved with migrations of the product over three major platforms since joining the company in 1984. Jim has a degree in Computer & Information Science with a minor in Business Management.
When not in front of the office laptop Jim serves as a church elder and spends time working on cars, tractors and other projects around the house.
Neil Miller Programmer/Developer
Neil is responsible for the programming and development at MVS Alliance. Born and raised in rural Kentucky, Neil moved to Evansville Indiana after college to work for NCR, and later joined a software company that interfaced cash registers with a retail accounting package.
In 1982, Neil moved to Michigan to work at Kmart Headquarters as a member of their Point of Sale systems development team. Neil started at MVS Alliance in 1997 as a programmer on the Profits Plus platform.
New features that Neil has added to Profits Plus:
- MySQL database
- HTTP web server
- export reports to spreadsheets
- self-purging logs
- smart list-boxes
- enhanced software development and distribution tools
Neil enjoys playing the piano and reading books about physics, cosmology, and human health
His favorite quote: “Software is stupid, hardware is evil.”