Executive Leadership Team
James BrightVice President, Technology
James Bright, Beyond’s Vice President of Technology, is responsible for building and evolving the technology that powers The Career Network. In partnership with the Beyond product and management team, James works to establish a roadmap for products and features that help realize the vision and strategy of the company. He also designs the major architectural components of Beyond and is responsible for ensuring that the technology team executes on its implementation.
In his time at Beyond, James has improved performance of the overall platform and reduced the time-to-market for new features. Among the new products and features developed under James’ leadership were a new member profile and Career Porfolio that define how members present themselves on The Career Network.
With more than 18 years of information technology experience and leadership to his credit, James has a successful track record of executing the technology roadmap at both the technical and business levels. In addition, his expertise runs deep in the social networking arena as a founder and former Vice President of Orbius, Inc., which was acquired by Beyond in 2010.
Previously, James has worked to deliver valuable and scalable applications for several organizations including VerticalNet Inc., QuarterArcade.com, which he co-founded, and eMoneyAdvisor. A graduate of Virginia Tech University with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering, James lives in the suburbs of Philadelphia with his wife and three kids.
Want to know more about James? Check out his Career Portfolio.