Meet the Team
The extensive knowledge, experience, and skills of the DivDat leadership team has led the rapid growth of the DivDat Kiosk Network and will lead the innovation in the use of new technologies and continue Leveling the Paying Field™.
Jason Bierkle joined DivDat in 1989, serving in a variety of capacities over his career with the company. In 2007, he was named to his current position of President. Mr. Bierkle has led the company’s efforts into embracing new technologies to expand customer billing and payment services to include Point of Sale, Interactive Voice Response, Web-based, Kiosk and Mobile App payments.
VP of Production and Client Services
Denise Cardaris joined the DivDat team in 1996. She has held a number of increasingly demanding roles in client services, data sciences and more recently production operations. Ms. Cardaris will lead our client satisfaction initiatives related to the DivDat Kiosk Network.
Chief Operating Officer
Bob Walters joined DivDat Kiosk Network in 2016 to lead the firm’s rapidly growing kiosk segment, responsible for building out world- class service, support and User Experience for payers. Mr. Walters has over 30 years of experience in cash handling, product experience, solution development and check processing.
Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
Gary Dahmer joined DivDat in 2014. Mr. Dahmer has over 12 years of experience in the information technology field focusing on enterprise IT systems, IT security, compliance and risk management. In his role as the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Mr. Dahmer’s responsibilities include; risk governance, compliance auditing, infrastructure operations, security awareness training, policy governance and business continuity planning.
Vice President of Technical Operations
Brian Unger joined DivDat in February, 2012 with more than 20 years of experience in the field of IT, web application development and business management. His responsibilities include executive leadership of company IT initiatives, product roadmap and development, product implementation, technical and operational processes, team leadership and business management.
Director, Implementation Services
Greg Gonthier joined DivDat in 2017 to lead the company’s growing kiosk network services portfolio. Mr. Gonthier serves as the client liaison for all Kiosk integration and launch projects. Mr. Gonthier successfully led and launched the City of Detroit Treasury on the DivDat Kiosk Network on a fast-track basis.
Chief Marketing Officer
Bruce Babiarz serves as the Chief Marketing Officer for The DivDat Kiosk Network. Mr. Babiarz has worked with DivDat since 2015 and has a taken a lead role in the firm’s marketing and sales strategy in Michigan and nationwide. Mr. Babiarz oversees all marketing, sales, collateral branding and corporate communications.
Oscar W. King III
Community Relations Executive
Oscar King joined DivDat in 2015, serving as Community Relations Executive and has a rich and honorable history serving the community. Dr. King will advise the DivDat project team on matters of community relation and customer engagement.
Chief Financial Officer
Jason Plock joined the DivDat team as the Assistant Controller in 2001 and advanced in to Controller and CFO positions. He has filled many financial and operational roles during his time at DivDat and currently leads the Accounting department.
Lead Kiosk Ambassador
Brenda Ashford joined the DivDat team in 2012 assisting in launching our kiosk network. She manages the team of Kiosk Ambassadors and participates in DivDat`s community service events to ensure the Kiosk users’ needs are met. Brenda has an Associate’s Degree from Wayne County Community College District.
Leveling the Paying Field™
The DivDat Kiosk Network (DKN) is a billing and payment solutions provider with nearly 50 years of experience. DivDat differentiates itself by using a single data feed to provide this wide range of user friendly solutions. Our corporate philosophy is to remain responsive to client needs, while providing them with industry leading technology and service.