Peter Parks

Chief Operating Officer

Provade Inc

Peter has over 20 years experience in the software and staffing industries. One of the pioneers in VMS, beginning in 1999 Peter led the design of Manpower’s first VMS offerings (UltraSource and DirectSource) and served as Manpower’s Global Product Manager until 2004. In that role he led the establishment of Manpower’s partnership with PeopleSoft and the outsourcing of their VMS development.

Recognizing the need for independent enterprise-class solutions in the VMS market, he co-founded Provade, Incorporated. In his tenure at Provade Peter has managed the expansion of Provade’s customer base into over 60 countries, led the product management organization and general operations.

Education

Marquette University
Universidad Complutense - Madrid, Spain

Board Membership and Volunteerism

Family Unity International
El Centro del Muchacho Trabajador – Quito, Ecuador

Hobbies and Interests

Cycling
Reading
Cooking