In his role as President of CTL, Erik oversees all domestic and international operations for CTL. Since becoming President in 2014, he has set the direction for CTL in product strategy, account expansion, operational efficiency, and growth strategy. Under his leadership, CTL has won numerous awards for its products, growth, and community involvement. Prior to becoming President, Erik served in key roles at CTL including Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, and Vice President of Sales and Business Development. Erik holds degrees in Accounting and Finance from the University of Oregon and completed Cornell’s Executive Leadership Program in 2016. In addition, Erik is a licensed CPA and serves on several executive and advisory boards, including Intel’s Board of Advisors and Western Oregon University’s Finance Committee. Erik was recognized by the Portland Business Journal on the prestigious 40 under 40 list which identifies rising business stars.
In his spare time, Erik enjoys running, playing music, and spending time with his family. He lives in Portland, OR with his wife and identical twin boys Nikko & Viggo.
Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Mike Mahanay is the Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at CTL Corporation. As CMO, Mike leads CTL’s marketing efforts, including demand generation, communications, strategic events and branding for one of the world’s leading Education Chromebook brands.
He has more than 20 years of international sales and marketing, leadership and brand management experience. Prior to joining CTL, he spent six years at Russell Stover and Whitman’s Candies, where he helped lead the company’s international expansion as Western Canada Division Manager, establishing Russell Stover as one of Canada’s leading consumer packaged goods brands.
Mike has a passion about the transformative potential of technology in education and has served as both a Trustee and as the Chair of the Western Oregon University Foundation.
He graduated from the University of Oregon with a B.S. double major in economics and psychology, holds a Certificate in Executive Leadership from Cornell University, and is currently pursuing a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign with concentrations in financial management and digital marketing. He is a member of the CMO Council, is the founder of Take Back Main Street, a non-profit advocate for small local business, and has served on the Board of Directors of Glow Networks and Retronics.
Vice President of Purchasing and Operations
Stephen Moll directs all facets of CTL operations including warehouse operations, shipping, systems integration, and procurement. Stephen is also responsible for the integrity and control of inventory. Stephen began his career at Copeland Lumber, where he worked in company operations, before joining CTL in 1992 to head up CTL’s Customer Service Department. Since that time Stephen has moved up to be CTL’s Director of Operations.
Director of Engineering
Jeremy Burnett directs CTL production, technical support, research and development and engineering teams.