business applications advisory council

SaaS Ecosystem Advisory Council

Who We Are

The CompTIA SaaS Ecosystem Advisory Council is a group of thought leaders and subject matter experts representing cloud software platforms and applications. Our members provide valuable insight that helps develop resources and tools to help achieve specific business objectives and advance the Software as a Service (SaaS) industry.

What We Stand For

The council is dedicated to exploring the benefits and opportunities created through SaaS, applications and cloud solutions. We also collaborate with CompTIA’s other industry advisory councils to further enable opportunities and partnerships around the IT channel, drones, blockchain and internet of things. Our goals include:

  • Exploring new routes to market and developing use cases that accelerate success.
  • Studying innovative methods to create, deliver and support business applications.
  • Fostering greater adoption and expansion of emerging technologies.

How We’re Making an Impact

Our members collaborate regularly to address relevant industry trends and issues affecting the business applications/SaaS market and its rapidly evolving platforms and methodologies. The results have had a positive impact on establishing new partnerships and promoting the value that SaaS holds in the market, including:

  • Refining industry best practice standards.
  • Improving operations through cloud and SaaS-enabled solutions.
  • Tracking market expansion and innovation.
  • Building industry-leading enablement programs, research and tools.


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Ryan Burton


VP of product Strategy,

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Jason Eberhardt


Global Vice President of Cloud & MSP,

John Harden

John Harden

Vice Chair

Sr PMM - SaaS Management,

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Derik Belair

CEO and Co-Founder,

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Amy Carr

Vice President of Marketing,
SaaS Alerts

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Luis Giraldo

Chief Experience Officer,

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Michael Goldberg

VP of Sales,

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Paul Redding

Vice President of Channel,
Compliancy Group

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Michael Slater

Head of Sales, Channel Marketplace,

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Katie Vreeland

Head of Marketing,

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