Company Overview

Simply Voting Inc. is a full-service provider of secure, hosted online elections. Our voting system was launched in 2003 and our first customer was the Student's Society of McGill University. They continue to be one of our many happy, repeat customers. Over 4000 organizations from municipalities to universities to unions rely on Simply Voting for safely executing their elections. We are an agile company and our voting system is constantly evolving with technology and security innovations. Many reputable third parties have audited our product, technical infrastructure, and corporate infrastructure. These audits confirm that Simply Voting possesses the integrity and security which we promise.

Our Mission: To achieve excellence in providing secure, trustworthy, and efficient e-democracy solutions for the organizations we serve.

Our People: Dedicated staff who understand that transparency and perfection are a must in this industry.

Our Strengths: Timely customer service, simplicity of design, high security, and the ability to deliver custom solutions.

Management Team

Management Team

Brian Lack


Brian founded Simply Voting in 2003 and leads the company. Brian authored the initial version of the voting system. He now takes an active role in managing staff and supervising operations, marketing, and product development. Brian is an expert in software security and web application architecture. Brian holds a Bachelor's degree in Math, Chemistry and Physics and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, both from McGill University.

Bret Scofield

Vice President

Bret has been with the company since 2006 and has extensive experience with online voting. He is responsible for internal project management, coordinating the implementation of solutions through managing staff, and similarly contributes to Simply Voting's strategic vision and product development. The hands-on and personable approach to election management promoted by Bret ensures that Simply Voting customers experience streamlined and efficient election events. Bret graduated from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Arts.

Adrienne Hardy

Elections Director

Adrienne joined Simply Voting in 2016 and has a wealth of project management experience, a strong grasp of business processes and the ability to understand the technology that drives them. As our Senior Project Manager, she managed multiple ongoing projects and elections of varying scope, proving that dedication to excellent, attentive customer service and clearly defining requirements are key skills for delivering successful elections for customers. Adrienne now oversees the day-to-day operations of Simply Voting's Elections Department.

Dan Romano

IT Director

Dan joined Simply Voting in 2021. As a Software developer with over 25 years experience, he relies on his Project Management Professional (PMP) certification to help deliver secure, high-quality systems. Well versed in best-practices, his commitment to excellence drives him to solve problems efficiently and creatively. Having occupied leadership roles for many years, he holds effective communication as paramount. As IT Director, Dan now oversees all software and infrastructure pursuits.