About Us

Executive Management

ZoomSystems is managed by a team of executives with deep roots in technology, manufacturing, engineering, product development, and business strategy. A pioneer in the industry, the company was founded 2002 and has since become the global leader in automated retail.

David Popler
Chief Revenue Officer

As CRO, David is responsible for leading Zoom’s Sales, Business Development, Marketing, Account Management, and Locations Development functions. David joined the company in early 2010 and his background includes extensive experience leading sales, marketing, corporate development, and operations in technology companies. He was previously CEO at GoingOn where he led the company in developing a web community platform for education. David has also held executive positions at Corrigo, Andersen Consulting, and Merck Pharmaceuticals.

David holds an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, an M.S. in Manufacturing Engineering from the McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern University, an M.S. in Computer Science from Villanova University, and a B.A. in Computer Science from Rutgers University.  

Joël Lindheimer
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT TECHNOLOGY, CHIEF ARCHITECT

Joël is the SVP of Technology and Chief Architect and is responsible for the definition and management of ZoomSystems’ proprietary automated retail commerce platform.  He is also responsible for managing ZoomSystems’ automated retail hardware platform. Joël joined the company in June of 2009.  His background includes extensive experience leading R&D in technology companies. He was previously Chief Architect at ClickCommerce, and held Sr. and Principal Engineer positions at Optum and WorldChain.

Joël holds a Ph.D. from University of California, Davis, an M.A. from San Francisco State University, and a B.M. from Dominican University, San Rafael.