Jesse has two decades of management experience in Information Technology and Sales and Marketing. More recently that experience has been applied to the domestic and international marketing of heavy forestry equipment. A graduate of the US Army Signal Center at Fort Gordon, Jesse came to Columbia to start his own IT business in the 90’s. As a business owner he enjoyed working with some of America's top companies. This led to various positions with Computer Science Corp., Fleet Mortgage, IKON Telecom and others. In 2005 with the encouragement of Paul Leas, Jesse joined Pioneer Machinery/Ironmart. During the ensuing years Jesse was instrumental in raising Ironmart’s presence online through website development/automation. Since 2010 Jesse has been the major force behind Forestry First’s marketing and brand development, deepening valuable customer loyalty to the company.