Management | SWK Technologies Inc.

Jeffrey Roth Jeffrey Roth

Jeffrey Roth • Chief Executive Officer

Jeff Roth leads SWK Technologies Inc., a multi-state business application and consulting company providing strategies and solutions to meet client information and business management needs. SWK continually asks its clients for honest, measurable feedback — and time and time again, we win more business based on an unparalleled service model that truly differentiates us from our competition. Jeff is actively involved in many business and accounting-related organizations, including Inc. Magazine’s Business Owners Council, Sage Leadership Association, Sage’s Business Partner Advisory Council (BPAC), the American Business Associates (high-level networking firm based in Fairfield NJ) and a NJ-based CEO Forum that Jeff leads. He also serves as a trustee and was a past president of Temple B’nai Abraham in Livingston NJ. Jeff is married with three children, lives in nearby Cedar Knolls NJ, and enjoys golf and bike-riding in the hills of northern New Jersey. Jeff is a CPA and earned his BBA in Accounting from George Washington University.

Contact Jeff at 973-758-6110 or

Paul Frydman Paul Frydman

Paul Frydman • Chief Operating Officer

Paul Frydman oversees SWK’s entire consulting practice, including client care, development, project management and implementation. Previously, he was the consulting manager for NexTec Group’s New York Metro office. Paul has more than 15 years’ experience in the design, implementation, installation and integration of business management systems with a wide variety of consulting organizations. He is certified in all areas of MAS 500 and spent four years running the Microsoft Dynamics GP practice at American Express Tax & Business Services (now RSM McGladrey).

Contact Paul at 973-758-6138 or

Sam Hunter Sam Hunter

Sam Hunter • Executive Vice President of Customer Experience

Sam Hunter is in charge of delivering an excellent customer experience to each and every SWK customer.  He works closely with the customer support and installed base sales teams to ensure customers receive top notch service and are aware of complementary product and service offerings that will increase their business productivity.  Prior to joining SWK, Sam was SVP and General Manager at Sage for a portfolio of product offerings, including several ERP packages, a time and billing application, and a fixed asset management system.  Sam has more than 15 years experience in product marketing, product management, and general management at technology and internet based firms.  He is a graduate of Harvard College and holds a bachelor degree in Economics.  When not focusing on putting the customer first, he enjoys travel and the occasional game of golf.  He resides in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.

Contact Sam at 973-521-5157 or

Gary Berman Gary Berman, CPA.CITP

Gary Berman, CPA.CITP • Executive Vice President of MAPADOC EDI Services

Gary Berman supports and directs SWK’s Electronic Data Interchange engagements by supervising workflow, employee tasks, client expectations and product development. He consults with clients regularly on software implementation, technical support, training and documentation. A MAS 90/200 Certified Consultant, Gary helped form SWK and has held several positions including owner, principal and CFO. He has managed all aspects of the company, with a primary focus on EDI since 1999. Previously, Gary worked in accounting, auditing and management information services with Wiss & Company LLC, and was Controller and Manager of Information Systems for The Lilli Group. He earned his BA in Science & Commerce from Rider University and is a Certified Public Accountant as well as a Certified Information Technology Professional through the AICPA.

Contact Gary at 973-758-6104 or

Alan Hardy Alan Hardy

Alan Hardy • Executive Vice President of Cloud ERP & Software Migrations

Alan Hardy oversees SWK’s Cloud ERP practice, which currently includes software solutions from both Acumatica and NetSuite. He also oversees SWK’s overall strategy for “Software Migrations”, which addresses the need for customers to migrate from older/legacy ERP systems to a more current solution. Previously, he was the owner of ESC Software in Phoenix, Arizona, and merged with SWK in May of 2014. Alan has more than 25 years experience with sales and implementation of ERP software solutions. He completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting (minor in Business) from BYU in 1982. Alan began his career as an Accounting Systems Analyst at Marathon Oil, and then with Coopers & Lybrand (PricewaterhouseCoopers) as a Supervising Computer Audit Specialist. He still resides in the Phoenix, AZ area and enjoys many outdoor activities including camping, hiking, boating and water skiing.

Contact Alan at 480-400-1890 or

Joshua Thigpen

Joshua Thigpen • Executive Vice President - Sage X3

Joshua’s 15 years of ERP consulting and sales experience across a broad range of industries make him functionally capable in all aspects of the Sage X3 platform. With a focus on supply chain and manufacturing, specifically in heavily regulated industries, Joshua’s implementation strategy focuses on process improvement and best practice procedures. Josh has built both a Dynamics ERP and Sage X3 practice around the food industry in the Northwest US.

Contact Joshua at 973-521-5150 or

Jason Wagner

Jason Wagner • Cloud Practice Leader

Contact Jason at 973-251-0498 or

Crandall Melvin III Crandall Melvin III

Crandall Melvin III • Chief Financial Officer

Chip Melvin joined SWK in 2006. Previously, he was an Owner and Chief Operating Officer of AMP-Best Consulting Inc., and was associated with automotive, aviation, and construction industries in both private and public accounting. He earned his BA in Political Science from the University of Southern California and his MBA from Syracuse University.

Contact Chip at 315-451-3577 or

Matt Hahn Matthew Hahn

Matthew Hahn • Vice President of Network Services

Matt Hahn works with clients to implement efficient security, networks, backup and disaster recovery operations, and related technologies. He is highly regarded for his perseverance in directing clients to innovative processes and enabling their company’s systems to produce quantitative results.

Contact Matt at 973-758-6106 or

Michelle Paparo Michelle Paparo, CPA

Michelle Paparo, CPA • Vice President of Sage 100 ERP & Sage 500 ERP

Michelle Paparo oversees the SWK help desk and manages the upgrade and small project process. Previously, she was a partner at AMP-Best Consulting Inc, a Senior Manager at DM Systems Inc. and a Senior Accountant at PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Michelle earned her BS in Accounting & Management Information Studies from Clarkson University. Her time outside of work is spent volunteering on the Administration and Audit & Finance Committees, and as a lector, at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Syracuse. Michelle is also a member of the Young CPA committee, assisting in local fund drives for community charities and presenting at local CPA conferences. In 2003, she was named one of 20 Women in Business in Central New York for her professional success and community involvement.

Contact Michelle at 973-758-6114 or

Adrian Carranza Director of Sage 500 Adrian Carranza

Adrian Carranza • Director of Sage 500 ERP

Contact Adrian at 973-758-6125 or

Alex Nastashkin Alex Nastashkin

Alex Nastashkin • Vice President of Installed Base & Support Services

Alex Nastashkin is responsible for overall client management as it relates to sales and support. His focus is ensuring that SWK clients are consistently provided with high-quality and reliable service. Since joining the company in 2002 as an account executive, Alex has been hands-on with the client base, helping identify and meet their needs. Prior to his current position, he was the director of marketing. Alex earned his BA in Business Management & Marketing from CSI in New York. Outside of work, he donates his time to JDRF events as well as to the YMCA, and coaches Little League Baseball.

Contact Alex at 973-758-6126 or
Kristine Glanville

Kristine Glanville • Vice President of Support Services

Kris Glanville manages the Support Services team.  She is a Sage 100 and Sage 500 Certified Consultant and has over 23 years’ experience with the Sage product group.  She has been with SWK for 9 years on their technical support staff.  Prior to that, she worked as a Sage consultant in upstate New York for Advantium Consulting.  She currently resides in Florida and is involved with the Suncoast Community Blood Bank as an apheresis donor and supporter.

Contact Kris at 973-251-0492 or

Brian Nunes

Brian Nunes • Vice President of Marketing, Channel and Strategic Alliances

Brian Nunes joined SWK in 2015 as the VP of Marketing, Channel and Strategic Alliances.  His passion and focus is to make the name of SWK Technologies great throughout the world by taking a unique approach in marketing.  He heads up the partner channel and strategic alliances and is dedicated to building great relationships with our partners and vendors. His command center is located in Spartanburg, SC and his marketing teams are located in offices in New Jersey and New Mexico. Previously Brian was the Marketing Director at Website Pipeline.

If you see him on Saturday in the fall he is most like sporting an orange shirt and cheering on the Clemson Tigers football team.

Contact Brian at 973-396-1747 or

Kathleen Weiss Kathleen Weiss, SPHR

Kathleen Weiss, SPHR • Manager of Human Resources

Kathleen Weiss earned the designation of Senior Professional in Human Resources from the Human Resources Certification Institute, and has more than 18 years’ experience in HR and management positions. Her expertise includes performance management, compensation, state and federal compliance, employee relations, hiring and termination issues, and employee handbooks. Kathleen is member of the Society of Human Resources Management, Morris County SHRM Chapter, NJ Organization Development Network, New Jersey HR Networking Group,, New Jersey Compensation Association, New Jersey Department of Labor Employers Committee, Human Capital Institute, New Jersey Business & Industry HR Policy Committee, and Gibbs College Advisory Board. She has also completed the United Way certified mentorship program.

Contact Kathleen at 973-758-6122 or