Leadership Team

Our Leadership Team

JohnJohn Bechard, President & CEO

John Bechard is Piracle’s President/ CEO and a member of the company’s Board of Directors. John joined Piracle August 2009 and is responsible for the strategic direction and operations of the company. He oversees company performance and financial management, as well as maintains responsibility for company policy and strategy implementation. More info ** linked-in

johnJohn Hanousek, COO

John Hanousek is the Chief Operating and Marketing Officer at Piracle and currently serves as Secretary of the company’s Board of Directors. John oversees all the business units and operations of the company. More info ** linked-in



LynnLynn Shimada, Corporate Vice President

Lynn Shimada was one of the original founders in 1991 and the initial developer of the Create-A-Check system. As Piracle’s current Corporate Vice President he is the business unit manager for Piracle Pay Service where he leverages his decades of payment management experience to strategically drive the direction of this product. More info ** linked-in

kandiceKandice Lambert, Controller

Kandice Lambert joined Piracle in 2012. She directs all financial aspects of the business including accounting practices, budgeting, financial planning, interface with the financial community, financial analysis, and monitoring of financial performance. Kandice is also responsible for the oversight of the accounting team, warehouse operations, and human resources. More info ** linked-in

jeremyJeremy Collins, Director of Sales

Jeremy Collins is the Director of Sales at Piracle. Jeremy has over 15 years experience in the software industry and 20 years in sales, providing a wealth of knowledge to the Piracle organization. He is responsible for sales and organizational growth across all product lines. Jeremy is also responsible for establishing and maintaining partnerships that help expand the Piracle brand. More info ** linked-in

danpDan Parker, Marketing Director

Dan Parker started at Piracle in 2013 and is the current Marketing Director. Dan is responsible for all marketing related functions including strategic direction, marketing communications, marketing analytics, public relations, and events support as needed across the organization. More info ** linked-in

johnrJohn Reid, Business Unit Manager CAC/SPS/XPS

John Reid is responsible for the Create-A-Check, Secure Printing Service, and Xpress Pay Stubs products. With over 25 years of experience in software development, he has direct involvement with updating and maintaining Piracle’s current products, developing new products, and overseeing custom development for Piracle’s partners and customers. He enjoys working with his developers on designing solutions and can often be found digging in and optimizing code. More info ** linked-in

dandDan Dempsey, Support and Q/A Manager

Dan Dempsey joined Piracle seven years ago and has an extensive background in the technology industry. Dan is tasked with managing both the Technical Support Staff and Quality Assurance testing for new product releases at Piracle. More info ** linked-in