Duane Deason is a senior finance executive with extensive experience in procurement, financial reporting, process improvement, and cost management. Deason has a consistent record of driving measurable results and building shareholder value.


He is particularly adept at controlling costs and increasing organizational efficiency without compromising operational effectiveness.


Deason is our cost management expert and brings a tremendous amount of experience and knowledge to the table.

Dr. Trivedi has coached CEO’s and worked with Senators as well as technical and management personnel to setup IT governance, six sigma implementation, strategic planning, process excellence centers, PMO best practices Key clients include Hershey, FAA, FRB, Treasury, Xerox, BP, Phoenix Technologies.

Mike E. Meringer

Duane Deason, CPA

Mike Meringer is a senior business development executive with more than 15 years in the financial payments industry, transportation and mobile payments arena. He has advanced local and international knowledge of emerging markets in progressive payment technologies.


He has a successful track record of introducing new products to a variety of markets with the latest generating $17MM in sales in less than 24 months.


Meringer is experienced with a variety of card types and technologies, prepaid card issuing and processing, account based, front-end hardware knowledge from a product management/development perspective, with back-end transaction processing/settlement expertise.  

Dr. Abhay V. Trivedi

Dr. Trivedi is an author, consultant, researcher with worldwide consulting and training assignments analyzing and advising organizations in China, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Canada, Europe and North America.

For more than 25 years Dr. Trivedi has been assessing project management, cost reduction and Lean Six Sigma needs for complex multi-national businesses, evaluating process value streams, providing global manufacturing competitiveness knowledge, setting up Centers For Excellences, and providing expert advice on global outsourcing.