Ron Hepting, CGA
President & CEO
Ron is the client-focused & hands-on visionary of Essential Software Solutions (ESS). His primary mission is to assist ESS clients in the planning of their business software solution(s) to enhance best business practices. As a financial controller and CGA himself, Ron knows the criteria that the person in charge of solving their business’ software needs has. His commitment to speaking their language while understanding the challenges they face is invaluable to ESS and ensures that our clients go through their implementation process smoothly and without incident. When not personally involved in finding solutions for the pain points of ESS clients, Ron can be found leading and directing the ESS team. Through Ron’s vision and implementation of sustainable business methods, ESS and its staff are well positioned to deliver excellence in ERP project management services to Western Canadian enterprises without exception. Ron is an accredited Certified General Accountant of British Columbia with over 25 years of project management and business consulting experience.
Contact Ron: email@example.com | 604-215-3208
James Dimas, BA
Director of Marketing & Sales Operations
With 17 years of combined Enterprise Software Sales management, Sales and Marketing expertise and a deep understanding of solution selling and marketing strategies, James has worked with SAP Canada, CA Canada, Sage Software and Infor Software solutions.
Director of Implementation Services, CFPIM
Brings more than 15 years of experience with ESS along with practical experience in a variety of industries & functions including industrial engineering, operations management, materials management & business systems analysis. Continues to teach the APICS course curriculum through BCIT night school when he is not applying that theory in ERP implementations for ESS
Director at Large
With over 25 years of experience in providing technology solutions for a diverse number of businesses, Gordon brings with him a tremendous depth of knowledge for how to fulfill any company’s software solution needs. As Director at Large, Gordon maintains ESS’s leadership role in the industry while also providing ongoing and invaluable consulting advice to the ESS team during the pre-sale and implementation phases. Gordon joined ESS in 1980 and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of British Columbia.