Our Team

Simon Wieczner, President & CEO  (Co-founder)

Simon is the co-founder of Snowbound and has worn many hats during the company's development over the past 22 years, including sales, marketing and operations. He has over 35 years of software industry experience, as well as experience with Documentum, ADP, and DEC. His management, sales and marketing experience spans a number of startups, including Computervision, BSO/Tasking, Ergo Computing, and AccuSoft. He has extensive experience growing technologically-based start-ups into profitable enterprises. He has a BS in Management and an MBA in Marketing from MIT. His other interests include road and mountain biking, tennis, sailing, cars, science reading and travel.

James Palo,  VP of Research & Development (Co-founder)

Jim has specialized for 30 years in imaging software. He has a great deal of computer industry experience, working with Data General, Polaroid, Lotus, and in his own ventures. His expertise covers the creation of sophisticated imaging applications, as well as inventing imaging and compression algorithms and imaging APIs. He is an expert in C and Java programming. He graduated from the University of Maine/Orono.

Mike Sabourin,  Chief Operations Officer

Mike has over 25 years of management experience in the technology industry, including companies like EDS, Digital, and Convergent Media Systems. He has held positions in technology startups as CEO, COO, and Board Member.

Susan Parent,  Manager of Finance & Human Relations

Susan has been working in the financial and benefits arenas for over 20 years. As a member of Snowbound’s senior management team, Susan has skillfully managed the diverse needs of both the company’s finance and human resources departments for several years. Her unique success in bridging the gap between these two groups is based largely on her belief that the financial health of a corporation is related directly to giving employees a sense of well being in their surroundings. As such, Susan approaches her day-to-day interactions with the philosophy that employee morale has a direct and immediate impact on the bottom line. Prior to joining Snowbound, Susan worked in the U.S. division of an international reseller of pharmaceuticals and chemicals. She earned a bachelor degree in business administration and economics from The King’s College in New York.

Jody Spencer,  Chief Marketing & Alliances Officer

Jody brings over 20 years of marketing and communications experience to Snowbound Software. Prior to Snowbound, Jody held the position of Marketing Manager at Banta Corporation where she was responsible for developing, managing, and executing the marketing strategies for Banta’s technology division based in Cambridge, MA. She played an integral role in the strategy, creation, and management of Banta’s Sync Interactive Marketing Suite product launch as well as served as a member of the Corporation’s re-branding committee. Her experience also includes business development and sales in the technology industry as well as marketing and public relations for the health care industry. She served as co-leader for the Boston Marketo User Group (BMUG) for 6 1/2 years organizing meetings to bring the local MarTech community together for learning and networking.  Jody received a BA in Corporate Communications from Elizabethtown College in Elizabethtown, PA.

Sean Graham, Director of Engineering

Sean is a front-end engineer with over 15 years of experience. He has developed document and image processing tools for companies such as NASA, Rovia, and Goodrich Surveillance and Reconnaissance Systems (now UTC Aerospace ISR). Sean began the VirtualViewer® HTML5 project and now leads the entire Applications team at Snowbound. He graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a BS in Computer Science in 2001.

Robert Amidon, Engineering Manager of SDK Products

Robert Amidon is the Engineering Manager of SDK Products for Snowbound Software, where he specializes in file formats. He has 20 years of experience developing image processing software (both defense and private sector) and eight years of experience in pre-press software development, including Raster Image Processing (RIP) and image color correction. He has a BS Computer Science from Northeastern University.

Erick Bolden, Support Manager

Erick joined the Snowbound Software team in 2018 as the Support Manager. He earned his BSBA in Computer Information Systems from Western New England University in Springfield, MA and has over 10 years of experience in software support. Erick is highly customer focused and strives to exceed customer expectations with every interaction. Prior to joining Snowbound Software, Erick held various support leadership roles at Picis Clinical Solutions in Wakefield, MA..

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