Daymark Leadership Team

Leadership Team

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Tim Donovan  email-icon
President & Chief Executive Officer

Tim founded Daymark Solutions in 2001. Tim has over 20 years of experience in the IT industry.  He has been instrumental in developing Daymark’s vision and sales strategy enabling the organization to become a leading professional services and system integrator company in the Northeast.  Prior to founding Daymark Solutions, Tim held a variety of sales and marketing positions at Berkshire Computer Products and EMC Corporation.

Tim holds a BA from Northeastern University, coaches youth sports and is an avid saltwater fisherman.

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Brian Casey  email-icon
General Manager & Chief Operating Officer

Brian is responsible for directing the company’s corporate strategy and business operations. A 25-year sales and marketing veteran with strong technology expertise, Brian monitors industry trends to identify new practice areas that will deliver the greatest value to Daymark’s clients. In addition to leading the company’s professional services organization, Brian manages several of the company’s partner relationships and is an active member of numerous industry advisory councils, including Symantec, VMware and IBM. 

Brian joined Daymark Solutions after spending many successful years at EMC, Articulent/Berkshire, and Astrum Software. Brian holds a BA from Boston College. His outside interests include coaching youth sports, fishing and golfing.

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Jeff Rushton  email-icon
Chief Financial Officer

Jeff joined Daymark in 2008 and is responsible for the company’s accounting, internal and external financial reporting, operations and human resources. Prior to joining Daymark, he was the Regional Director of Finance for a private IT company.

Jeff holds the designation of Certified Public Accountant in the state of Massachusetts and is a member of the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is a graduate of Northeastern University.

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Matthew Brady  email-icon
Managed Services Manager

Matthew specializes  in cloud backup infrastructure, but has helped grow other managed services offering here at Daymark.  Also, Matthew serves as project manager for the professional services team.  Matthew comes to the IT world from a background in education where he taught junior high and high school math for six years.  Prior to joining the Daymark team, Matthew worked for as a Sales Engineer for a cloud backup company in Oklahoma. 

Matthew holds numerous technical certifications from VMWare, Cisco, Asigra, and Microsoft.  Additionally, he is a certified Project Management Institute Project Management Professional (PMP). Matthew is a graduate of Oklahoma State University and enjoys being active in his community through his church.  One can never have too many watches.

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Ned Fairweather  email-icon
Data Protection Manager

As a 15 year IT industry veteran, Ned has spent his career working with clients across verticals including Pharmaceuticals, Publishing, Health Care, and Financial specializing in the design and implementation of Data Protection Solutions from multiple vendors. Prior to joining Daymark, Ned was a Senior Consultant and Service Account Manager with Glasshouse Technologies.

Ned holds numerous advanced technical certifications from EMC, Oracle, Quantum, and Veritas.  He is a graduate of Union College.  

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Sean Gilbride  email-icon
Director of Professional Services

With more than 19 years’ experience architecting and deploying IT infrastructures, Sean manages the day-to-day operations of Daymark’s professional services team focused on delivering comprehensive data center infrastructure and cloud computing solutions for its clients. Prior to joining Daymark in 2008, Sean held a variety of IT management and senior engineering positions at Wellington Management, Access International and Vicor Corporation.

Sean holds several technical certifications from NetApp, EMC and Veritas and is an avid outdoorsman enjoying running, fishing and skiing.

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Corey Roberts  email-icon
Director of Cloud and Managed Services

Corey is responsible for defining Daymark’s strategic technology direction. Corey has 15 years of experience architecting, deploying and managing complex data center infrastructure. He has in-depth technical expertise in leading data protection, virtualization and cloud technologies and has many years of experience deploying multi-vendor solutions in customer data centers. Prior to joining Daymark in 2008, Corey was the senior systems engineer for Varian Semiconductor.

Corey holds numerous advanced technical certifications from Cisco, EMC, NetApp, Symantec and more. When not working at Daymark, Corey enjoys the thrill of speed. He is a NASCAR enthusiast having both driven and built cars and is currently in the process of getting his pilot’s license.

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Suzanne Hardy  email-icon
Inside Sales Manager

Suzanne is an EMC and Berkshire Alumn with 20+ years of Industry experience, Suzanne joined Daymark in 2006 managing sales operations until the companies’ growth required a full time inside sales team. Suzanne and her inside team work directly with Daymark Account Managers and customers to provide first class customer service, whether it be presales pricing and proposals or post sales logistics and information.

Suzanne has a degree from Berklee College of Music and in addition to working in technology, she also taught the competitive Marching Band at Dedham High School for several years, winning many championships.

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Jim Murphy  email-icon
Sales Director

Jim joined Daymark as Sales Director in 2016. He brings more than 15 years in global sales and leadership experience spanning enterprise, SMB, life-science & public sector industries.  He is a veteran in the information technology market and has held many key leadership roles in sales & enterprise account management.  Jim joined Daymark after many successful years at EMC, Data Domain and StorageTek. 

Jim holds a BA in Business Finance from Northeastern University where he is a member of the Athletic Hall of Fame.  His outside interests include basketball, coaching youth sports and traveling with his young family.

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Matt Trottier  email-icon
Virtualization Manager

Matt has more than 10 years of experience designing and implementing virtualization and storage solutions for Daymark’s customers.  

Prior to Daymark, Matt held senior engineering positions at JJ Wild, CNT, and Articulent. Matt holds the VMware VCAP-DCD certification and has several storage certifications from EMC.