J.W. Pepper & Son, Inc. has welcomed technology veteran Eric Deininger as product manager for its innovative Cut Time platform. Deininger will help take the cloud-based group management program to the next level, enabling the 143-year-old company to better serve music teachers and directors. Deininger has more than 25 years of experience in transforming technology to meet the needs of customers.
“Eric’s leadership and experience in leading technology initiatives in service-based industries is an enormous asset as we continue to execute on the vision of Cut Time,” said Scott Grady, Pepper’s Chief Strategy Officer. “This is an exciting time for Cut Time and Pepper as we welcome Eric to the team.”
Cut Time is a newer service of Pepper, which is the world’s largest retailer of sheet music for the K-12 education market. The platform is designed to save teachers time and help them easily manage their music programs. It allows directors to communicate with members of their various ensembles and their parents, track inventory through bar codes, create a library for repertoire, manage finances and more.
Among other things, Deininger will help with mobile optimization and Cut Time’s integration with other tools and services that are important to teachers. He is a proven business leader in the healthcare and automotive industries and has worked on all stages of software development. Deininger holds a BA in economics from Saint Joseph’s University and an MBA from West Chester University.
For more information about Cut Time or to sign up for a free trial, visit cuttime.net.
About J.W. Pepper & Son, Inc.
Founded in 1876, J.W. Pepper & Son, Inc. is the world’s largest retailer of sheet music to the K-12 education market. Headquartered outside Philadelphia, PA, the privately held company employs more than 250 people in 12 locations around the country. J.W. Pepper curates over one million products from leading sheet music publishers and ships over 3,000 orders per day to schools, churches, colleges and individuals across the country from their state-of-the-art distribution centers in Atlanta, GA and Salt Lake City, UT. For more information please visit jwpepper.com.