“It ain’t the heat, it’s the humility”
– Yogi Berra
3x MVP, 10x World Series Champ, 18x All Star
MEET OUR TEAM
SCOTT A. KRAUSMAN - MANAGING PARTNER
Scott leads all aspects of the day-to-day operations at Qualify Wizard. He literally grew up in a showroom and founded the company with more than 18 years of automotive industry experience from both sides of the desk. Prior to Qualify Wizard, Scott spent 11 years of his career in sales and management roles for Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Exotic Pre-Owned and Porsche dealerships. On the vendor side of the business, he served the automotive industry’s first publically traded dot.com company for 7 years. There he held national roles for dealer retention, internal and external training. Scott brings ground level pragmatism and dealer centric expertise to Qualify Wizard.
NATALYA MASHKOVTSEVA – DIRECTOR DEALER OPERATIONS
Natalya leads the Qualify Wizard Dealer Operation Department and personally guarantees our dealers are never asked to “take a number.” She attended The Higher School of Economics and joins us as a retail industry entrepreneur. Natalya is responsible for the internal design of our customer service standards and procedures. She also directs all aspects of the Company’s national convention and expo initiatives. Natalya’s boutique culture and verve is woven into every policy and dealer interaction.
KRISTOPHER PITCHFORD – DIRECTOR FIELD OPERATIONS
Kristopher is responsible for Field Operations at Qualify Wizard. Naturally, his career accomplishments include a track record of success in retail and automotive vendor roles. He also brings unique prospective and a “professional coolness” about him that can be attributed to his experience in the higher education industry as well as his time spent in the Logistics and Security business.
SCOTT BALLIN – ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER
Scott is currently the President of Aquacai, USA. Aquacai is Panama’s largest selling bottled natural artesian water. The company owns more than 1,000 acres of Panamanian Acai Rain Forest which includes a protected underground aquifer. From the source, the company bottles and ships one of the world’s finest waters. Prior to his role at Aquacai, Scott’s companies have employed over 1,000 associates. He has had his hands on the successful launch of 26 brands with total sales in the billions, including products from Three Olives Vodka, Pete’s Brewing Company, Plantronics, Lavazza Coffee, Brother International and Netflix. He contributes Madison Avenue marketing genius and Main Street prowess to the Board.
JULIAN REUSING – ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER
Julian is currently the President and CEO of Goliath Tech, Inc. There he leads a state-of-the-art manufacturing operation as well as an expanding franchise network. Currently, the Goliath Tech footprint includes over 200 locations in 30 States and every Province in Canada. Prior to acquiring Goliath, Julian has owned, operated and sold companies in the chemical manufacturing, wire harness systems, memory hardware and data encryption industries. He brings an international track record of success and a wealth of channeled energy to the Board.