Maria Burud, Senior Vice President of Sales, manages sales activities for ShowingTime. Maria has spent more than 20 years in the technology industry in senior sales and marketing roles at companies including ADP, Infinium Software and Placeware. She launched her own consulting firm, The Zanon Group, in 2003 to help companies increase revenues through sales execution and marketing programs, bringing new skills and state-of-the-art, creative training and executable programs to clients. She sits on multiple advisory boards including the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce and Entrepreneurial Center (now 1871) and Future Founders (created by Uptake Co-Founder & CEO Brad Keywell in 2006). She also sits on the board of mTuitive, a medical software company. Maria earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Marketing from Loyola University in Chicago.