Lawrence Marcus has served as Derive Technologies’ President and Chief Operating Officer since 2000.

Mr. Marcus has implemented systems and procedures that have streamlined Derive’s operations and have created high levels of efficiency. This includes centralized accounting and billing systems, which have made significant advances in controlling expenditures, streamlining customer quoting processes, and reducing receivable time windows.

Mr. Marcus oversaw the implementation and continues to direct the use of the Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly “Microsoft Axapta”) enterprise resource management (ERP) suite for Derive’s internal operational needs, which also serves as a model for solutions provided by Derive to many of the company’s clients.

Previously, he was Regional Director of Operations for MicroAge, Inc., a Fortune 500 company.