Gerard is a natural leader with a true passion for his work and a razor-sharp vision for his products. His drive to deliver an outstanding customer experience has set an example of excellence for the entire team. In fact, Gerard directed a major reorganization that brought all functions of the R&D, Product Management, Marketing, eCommerce and Creative Services teams together to create a unified customer experience to the CorelDRAW brand. His strategic planning, enthusiasm, tenacity, innovative spirit, and ability to align all of the cross-functional disciplines changed the way we do business at Corel. This resulted in the highest increase in revenue that the product line has ever seen. As a key technology leader, Gerard also influenced and championed new membership services, a new subscription program and improved product functionality, bringing new revenue streams to the business and more choice to our customers. Gerard has been a great partner and respected senior leader to all.