Orion Innovation names Mark Berler its EVP of growth

Mark Berler has been named executive vice president of growth of Orion Innovation — an Edison-based technology services firm.

Berler will be tasked with developing and executing Orion’s overall growth strategy and collaborate with the company’s industry leaders, Centers of Innovation and sales and marketing team on new offerings and go-to-market initiatives.

Berler will provide leadership across all growth efforts, including building new client relationships, supporting large pursuits and creating indirect channels for partnerships and alliances.

“As we continue to add new technology capabilities and experienced senior leaders to our team, Mark will play an integral role in bringing rigor around sales strategy, execution and excellence,” Raj Patil, CEO of Orion, said. “His leadership experience and deep technical expertise will help us identify new opportunities for growth and capitalize on the critical role we play in solving our client’s most complex business problems.”

With extensive experience of more than three decades in the information technology services industry, Berler has played an integral role in driving corporate growth initiatives at several notable IT services firms, including Brillio, Publicis Sapient, DigitasLBi and Razorfish. Berler is an alumnus of the University at Albany, where he earned his Master of Science in computer science.

In addition to its New Jersey headquarters, Orion has delivery centers throughout North America, Europe-Middle East-Asia, India and Latin America. Orion’s team of approximately 6,400 associates provides Fortune 1000 companies with digital transformation and product development services.