Want to take it for a test drive?
Howard is President of Direct Systems. After graduation from the College Of William and Mary, he began his business career as a commercial loan officer with Virginia’s largest bank. Eventual ownership of two moving companies and two trucking companies provided a knowledge of the transportation industry as well as the impetus for Direct Systems.
Peggy developed her accounting knowledge at several major CPA firms. Joining Direct in 1989, she eventually assumed full supervisory responsibility for all training and customer support activities.
Lynsey W. Cutillo
Lynsey has, literally, grown up at Direct Systems, assisting with various office tasks throughout high school and during her years at Virginia Commonwealth University. In 2003 she retured to Direct to assume full responsibility as office manager.
Linda’s previous twenty-year career was as an accountant in the private sector. Her duties at Direct include the successful installation, data conversion and training on all new systems.
Sean gained his industry knowledge and expertise while serving as Controller for a large multi – branch Atlas agency in the Northeast. His previous educational accomplishments include an MBA in Accounting from Fordham University and a BS in Finance and Economics from the University of Hartford. Sean assists new installations with the initial set up and training on Direct’s software. He also provides high level consulting to the moving industry on financial and accounting issues.
Bryan brings a well-rounded background to Direct Systems. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology with an emphasis in programming from Averett University. Bryan is a US Navy veteran. He has fifteen years of transportation industry knowledge working at UPS and FedEx developing and supporting custom interfaces between the corporate system and the shippers. For five years as the Team Leader at Benchmark Systems he implemented various complex applications. He has demonstrated an excellent ability to handle the development, implementation and roll out of custom .Net interface applications for many clients.
Robert assisted with product development and technical services at Direct for over 30 years. As controller for the original moving and trucking companies owned by Howard, he gained a complete understanding of the moving industry and its unique requirements. This knowledge served him well as the primary architect of Direct’s initial software. Now in retirement, he still consults with the Direct staff on a regular basis.