Meet the DAVO Team

Pete Murray

General Manager

Joining DAVO on the back of a career in entrepreneurial businesses and educated at Stanford University, Pete brings a strong technology background and proven leadership style to DAVO. He believes that DAVO is the company to bring sales tax management into the modern age and is leading the DAVO team to deliver on this belief. Pete is also an avid sailor, skier and enjoys spending time with his family in his hometown of Freeport, Maine.

David Joseph - Founder DAVO

David Joseph

Simplified Sales Tax Evangelist

David Joseph has fostered an entrepreneurial spirit and circuitous career his entire life. As the co-founder of DAVO Technologies, over the past decade, he has become a self-professed Simplified Sales Tax Evangelist. He regularly travels the US enlightening DAVO’s POS partners, merchants and industry insiders of the benefits of real-time sales tax management. David’s background as a successful restaurant chef/owner gives him a broad and unique perspective on DAVO’s SMB customer base. David is a classically trained musician with degrees from The Juilliard School and Yale University and also currently serves as an adjunct professor of music at Bowdoin and Colby Colleges.

Mike Salisbury - COO of DAVO

Mike Salisbury

Director, Operations & Accounting

Mike is a technology management professional responsible for human resources and operations activities at DAVO. An avid skier, Mike joined DAVO from Quantrix and also provides stadium public address announcer services for high school and college athletic events.

Alan Fitzgerald - VP of Engineering at DAVO

Alan Fitzgerald

Director, Engineering

Alan came to DAVO from CashStar, where he led the software engineering team. Now he heads up software development at DAVO and ensures that DAVO offers a high-quality, secure product to our customers. A University of Southern Maine graduate, Alan enjoys spending time with his kids and often brings his dog Koda to visit the DAVO team in the office.

Don Peterson - Director of Business Development at DAVO

Don Petersen

Senior Business Development Manager

Many merchants are unaware that they can fully automate their sales tax process and it is Don’s job to get the word out about DAVO’s service. Don brings a marketing and business development background to DAVO from companies including eMusic, Kurado, Tekserve and Micro Warehouse (now CDW). He enjoys skiing with his family, playing guitar, and exploring Maine after moving here from New York City.

Amanda O’Brien

Senior Marketing Manager

Amanda brings extensive marketing experience to the DAVO team. Amanda has worked for marketing agencies and brands and has a passion for helping small businesses. She hosts a regular marketing event assisting local companies in getting better at their marketing. She is also a small business owner who knows all too well how difficult it can be to stay on top of sales tax while growing your business.

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