Karen Puchalsky is the Founder, President and CEO of Innovate E-Commerce. She has a B.S. degree in Business Administration and a minor in Computer Science from St. Vincent College. She is a graduate from the Institute of Entrepreneur Excellence at the University of Pittsburgh. When not at her desk working you will find her riding her horse in the discipline of Dressage.
Doug Prom is the CIO and CTO of Innovate E-Commerce. A graduate of University of Wisconsin- River Falls, Prom earned a Bachelor of Science in Computer Systems and a Minor in Math. Prom is a previous board member of Open World Learning (OWL), The University of Northern Colorado, Monfort College of Business, Colorado MESA and CSU ISTeC. Throughout his career, Prom's prestigious awards have included the 2008 Colorado Technology Association (formerly CSIA) Champion of the Year and the 2013 Pittsburgh CIO of the Year for growth companies. In his spare time, Prom enjoys camping, working in the yard, fixing up the house, teaching and being involved in the community.
Amy Sprague is the CFO and VP of Operations for Innovate E-Commerce. Sprague manages Innovate's financial operations and is responsible for developing and monitoring company assets as well as contract negotiation and high level project management of the B2B Managed Services. Attending the University of Cincinnati, Sprague studied Pre-Law and Criminal Justice. Throughout her career, Sprague has had extensive experience in negotiating contracts, large projects management, facility and space planning, and treasury management. Sprague spends her free time with her husband and two sons and enjoys singing and anything Broadway related. She is also a former member of the Board of Directors for the Make-A- Wish Foundation and still remains active in the charity.
We are dedicated to forming solid, trustworthy partnerships with our clients, always exceeding their expectations and aiming for higher goals.
We always put our customers first. Making the movement of our customers' commerce is our number one priority. We give our clients the competitive edge with their customers. Quickly responding to any changes or new requests.
Our clients know they can rely on Innovate E-Commerce to be their B2B Service Provider. Their e-commerce is more than just data with us. We understand it is critical information that supports their daily business processes. We continually upgrade our systems and technology to maintain a leading edge in architecture and security capabilities.
We always over-deliver on our promises and take great pride in providing only the best services for our customers. We have integrity when no one is watching and that is our most valuable asset as a company.
Karen Puchalsky, Founder, President and CEO of Innovate E-Commerce has led the Pittsburgh-based company through twenty years of accomplishment and prestigious recognitions. In 1997, Innovate E-Commerce started as an enterprise solutions consulting firm and today the company specializes in three dedicated solutions; B2B Managed Services, Innovate Communication Gateway and InVaultive.
Innovate E-Commerce is a global provider in business to business transactions and file transfer solutions for enterprise and Fortune 1000 companies. Innovate E-Commerce seamlessly handles confidential client information and offers customers a secure and reliable file transferring platform. Sitting at the center of the supply chain, Innovate E-Commerce provides the people, the process and the technology saving their customers time so they can focus on growing and managing their business effectively.
As a provider of B2B Managed Services, Innovate E-Commerce processes billions of transactions annually. They can work directly alongside a client’s IT department, or in some cases, they act as the IT department to ensure files are being translated into the appropriate formats, getting client’s products at the right place at the right time.
Innovate E-Commerce specializes in secure file transfers. Innovate Communication Gateway is the entryway to safely move critical, sensitive and confidential human resource, financial and other important business information for their clients. Adhering to privacy guidelines, Innovate E-Commerce streamlines the communication between enterprises and their banks, insurance carriers, healthcare providers, customers, suppliers and other third party providers.
Recently, Innovate E-Commerce introduced InVaultive. InVaultive shares files internally and externally in a customizable, user-friendly, private cloud environment. Unlike public cloud-systems, InVaultive stores files on a private server simplifying the file sharing process in a secure setting.
Karen Puchalsky and Innovate E-Commerce have been honored with a variety of awards such as the INC. 500 award, Pennsylvania’s Best 50 Women in Business and the Top 25 Women in Business by the Pittsburgh Business Times. Puchalsky has solidified the respected role Innovate E-Commerce plays in the day to day management of enterprises’ critically sensitive and confidential information between employees, customers, vendors and government agencies.
Puchalsky is a graduate from St. Vincent’s College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and Computer Science and is also a graduate from the Institute of Entrepreneur Excellence at the University of Pittsburgh. Recognizing her innate entrepreneurial spirit early on, Puchalsky eventually realized her dream when she started Innovate E-Commerce nearly twenty years ago.
With employees located across the country, Innovate E-Commerce has been working with many of the same clients for over 16 years. The company’s goal and reputation of forming solid, trustworthy relationships with their clients is a testament to Puchalsky’s values as a business woman. As Innovate E-Commerce continues to grow, Puchalsky intends to continue to lead the way as a pioneer in the industry.