About Miles 33

Meet Our Staff

 

 

Michael Moore

 

Michael Moore

Chief Executive Officer

Mike joined Miles 33 in 1989 and has worked his way through customer support to sales. He was appointed Director of Sales and Operations in 2000, with primary responsibility for the Publishing Systems Division, overseeing all sales and systems implementations, customer relationships and HR. In early 2006 Mike became Managing Director of the overall business.

In June of 2007 Mike led a successful MBO and became CEO in the process. Since becoming CEO Mike has successfully grown the business and expanded its reach to six continents, and has been successful in completing and implementing many acquisitions.


 

Ed Hubbard

 

Ed Hubbard

VP Business Development

Ed joined Miles 33 in February 2016 and is responsible for business development and sales in North America.

Ed began his publishing systems career at Boston-based Xyvision, with a focus on corporate and DoD publishing. He joined Utah-based DTI in 1988, soon after its founding.

At DTI Ed served in many sales and executive roles, including VP of Strategy, VP of Business Development, and VP of Sales over a 24 year span. Just prior to joining Miles 33 Ed served as Sales Director at Mediaspectrum, Inc.


 

John Skarin

 

John Skarin

Development and Business System Director

John joined Miles 33 in 1989 with the initial brief of leading the development of the company's legal practice management and financial products. John brought extensive development and database knowledge to Miles 33, having started his career with Oracle and later Parallel Processing hardware specialists Inmos, following the completion of his computer science degree.

John's role at Miles 33 has broadened over the years and now includes overall responsibility for all business systems developments including legal, advertising and financial products. Like all Miles 33 directors, John is active and highly visible in the customer base and likes to engage with users to build and improve the strong relationships that continue to contribute to Miles 33's ongoing success.


 

Peter Meek

 

Peter Meek

Director of Operations and Content Management

Peter has been with Miles 33 since September 1983.

His industry experiences started with developing book publishing systems for commercial typesetters and financial publishers which were then expanded to include Newspapers and Magazines first from an Advertising point of view and then from Editorial. More recently Peter has broadened out to consider multi-media publishing culminating in the delivery of WorkFlow which will be one of our main products for the next few years.

Peter has consciously kept a balance of development and operational responsibilities in his role to ensure he remains customer focused and likes to get first hand feedback from our industries.

Peter has worked with and managed/directed major projects with several large publishing groups around the world.


 

David Farlow

 

David Farlow

Group Finance Director

David joined the company in 2004 with control over all financial reporting, administration and company secretarial matters of the group around the world and is directly involved with all acquisitions and contract negotiations. David is a qualified chartered accountant with the ICAEW and prior to Miles 33 was in practice with BDO Stoy Hayward working closely with many customers, but with a particular interest in software companies, providing audit, financial modelling and due diligence services.


 

Chris Habazinski

 

Chris Habasinski

President, US Operations

Chris joined Miles 33 in November of 1982 as an electrical engineer. In 1984 he transferred to the United States to help lead the start up team and provide technical support for the newly-formed US operation.
After a number of positions within the Company, he now heads up all technical and support activity in the US as President of US Operations. Chris continues to play an active, hands-on role with support and technical responsibilities across several product lines. Prior to joining Miles 33, Chris started his career with British Aerospace as an Electronics Design Engineer.


 

Franz Rossi

 

Franz Rossi

Country Manager, Italy

Franz joined Miles in June 2010, after the acquisition of Tera Digital Publishing, where he was Managing Director.

Franz' first steps in the publishing industry date back to 1983 when he founded a company promoting the new DTP philosophy in the Italian market. He quickly moved through various different roles, becoming IT Director for a national daily newspaper and finally as a consultant for the implementation of the new technologies in the paper's production.

In June 2000 he joined Tera to become a member of the board of directors where he improved the worldwide resellers network. Franz is in charge of the operations through the reseller network and he supports the company sales network to promote the Tera products.


 

Gianluigi Cavallo

 

Gian Luigi Cavallo

CEO VirtualCom Interactive

Co-founder and CEO of VirtualCom Interactive, the Milan, Italy based mobile publishing system development company.

Gian Luigi joined Miles 33 in December 2014 when Miles 33 acquired VirtualCom and is responsible for sales of the mobile product suite.


 

Albert de Bruijn

 

Albert de Bruijn

VP Marketing

Albert joined Miles 33 in 2008 with the acquisition of net-linx Publishing Solutions, where he was Executive VP Sales and Marketing.

Albert has a global perspective on newspaper publishing, having lived and worked in the Netherlands, Australia and the USA. Albert started his 30+ year career in publishing systems as an application specialist installing editorial and advertising systems in Europe, South East Asia, Oceania and the USA.

He later moved into product marketing and sales and held positions at Atex and SII


 

Joe Liew

 

Joe Liew

Director Miles 33 Malaysia

Joe Liew joined Miles 33 in 2009 when Miles acquired Televisual Data Limited where he was General Manager of Televisual Data Sdn Bhd in Malaysia.

He is responsible for sales, marketing and technical support activities for the Asia Pacific region.

Prior to this, Joe Liew worked as an IT System Executive supporting business systems and computer-to-plate (CTP) solutions in a commercial printing company.


 

Rob Parsons

 

Rob Parsons

Account Manager

Rob joined the company in 2010 to help maintain Miles 33 position as the number 1 vendor of Newspaper and Book & Directory Production Pagination Systems in the UK and Ireland.

Rob moved from production roles in the Newspaper Industry into sales in the early 1980s, attaining senior positions at Monotype Systems, IPA Systems and more recently Wave2.

He covers the UK including Ireland.


 

Bob Lines

 

Bob Lines

Sales Account Manager

Bob joined Miles 33 in 2014 and brings over 30 years publishing industry experience. His early career started in the Work Study and Computer department at Shropshire Newspapers (part of MNA) before moving to Press Computer Systems. At PCS, Bob became responsible for the company’s product strategy and technical direction. In 2001, Bob joined the UK operation of DTI and was responsible for both national and regional sales accounts.

He covers northern England, Wales and Scotland for Miles 33.