Executive Leadership

Wayne du Toit
Chief Operating Officer

Wayne 25 years of experience in Global Operations and Supply Chain. Wayne has served as the Vice President of Product Development & Creative for KidKraft, Chief Operations Officer at ViraInsight , and currently serving as Vice President of Supply Chain and Operations at The Living Company.

Wayne’s dimensions of operations, supply chain, procurement, product development and quality assurance. His key strengths lie in driving business results due to building and driving strategy, operational management, recruiting talent, process and product life cycle development. Wayne has worked globally across many functions of organizations that ranges from living and working in Asia for more than 15 years and develop relationships and operations in Asia and serving as a high-level executive at multiple organizations.

Wayne is a MBA graduate from Southern Methodist University, and his background stems from engineering and organizational development. He has a history of taking low performing organizations and transforming them into high value assets through operational excellence.

William (Billy) F. Paynter
President & Chairman of the Board

Billy has held several strategic roles with Tier3 Technologies over the years in sales leadership, global business development, and has led the global go-to-market Strategy for distribution of Tier3’s ESP software platform. His ability to identify and develop strategic long-term relationships in many global theaters has been key in the product development, distribution, and sales function globally.

Prior to this role he led the team focused on systems integrator and government SLED contracts in the United States. He began his career in telecommunications and came to Tier3 Technologies starting in the inside sales functional role.

He holds a Bachelors Degree from the University of South Carolina, and a Masters of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University. He also serves on Metro United Ways Impact Committee and is Vice President of Historical Homes Foundation, Supporter of the MD Anderson Center in Houston, TX and Board Member of Gilda’s Club of Kentuckiana.