Team

Please click on a name to see an expanded bio about each team member.

Management

JEFF CLARK
FOUNDER

  • CEO mBlox
  • SVP Vodafone Global Platform
  • VP Vodafone Asia Region
  • VP AirTouch Europe Business Development
  • Served on 12 boards in 8 countries
CLINT COOPER
FOUNDER

  • Partner and Chief Technology Officer, eBiscom
  • Director Technology, Vodafone EMEA
  • Chief Technology Officer, Vodafone Italy
  • Executive Director, AirTouch International Engineering and Operations
  • Served on 6 boards in 4 countries
OLLI OITTINEN

  • Head of Solution Sales Mgmt., Nokia Siemens Networks
  • SVP Western Europe & Broadband Systems, Nokia
  • General Manager, India, Nokia
  • VP BTS Sales, Radio Access Sales, and Core Network Sales, Nokia
  • Exec. Chairman Innovis Telecom Services, India

Strategic Planning

James Canizales JAMES CANIZALES

  • VP Corporate Strategy, Clearwire
  • VP Business Development, Vodafone
  • Executive Director, Corporate Strategy, Vodafone
  • VP, Nielsen Mobile
  • Director, Corporate Strategy, Pacific Telesis
KIM MEYER
Meyer & Associates

  • Managing Director, Corporate Development, AirTouch Communications
  • CFO, Arrival Communications
  • Marakon Associates
  • International Finance, Wells Fargo Bank

Network Engineering / Technology

Tony Chadney TONY CHADNEY, Ph.D.

  • Ericsson GSM RF Planning and Optimization
  • RF Engineering, AirTouch International
  • Technical Group Leader, British Telecom Labs
  • Consultant to Orascom, Etisalat, Arthur D. Little and The World Bank
Ruvin Lerman RUVIN LERMAN

  • MSc, Senior Engineer and Designer
  • Director Technology, ASC
  • Member of Technical Staff, US West Advanced Technologies
  • Experienced International Consultant

Financial / Network Modeling

DAVID BRODE
The Brode Group

  • Telecom corporate finance/strategy consultant specializing in financial modeling/analysis.
  • Focus on capital formation, strategy, M&A, pricing, scaling, and deployment
  • Consultant to Australia Telecom, Airtouch, SBC, Nextel, Level 3, Vodafone, Open Range
  • Marakon Associates

Business Development

Marc Levante MARC LEVANTE
myZenPlanet

  • CEO myZenPlanet
  • SVP Strategy Azingo
  • CTO Openwave
  • Technology Director Vodafone Products and Services
Daniel Haigh DANIEL HAIGH

  • 4G VP European Business Development – Europe
  • Consultant Telefonica Group (U.S. / Europe / Latam)
  • International Project Coordinator – Grupo Banco Santander
  • Debt and Equity Research analyst – Salomon Smith Barney

Spectrum Planning

ALAN J. “JOE” BOYER
Baseline Telecom, Inc., Affiliate Company

•President , Baseline Telecom, Inc.
•Leadership Advisory Group, 800 MHz Transition Administrator
•Managing Member, 800MHz TA LLC
•Board Member, HAI Consulting

Market Planning / Development

JIM HANLEY
netBlazr

  • Co-Founder, netBlazr innovative WISP
  • Sprint/Clear 4G build-out Washington/Balt.
  • GM, Services at Lightower
  • GM, Sales & Marketing Nextel
  • Business Development Microsoft

Mobile Devices / Applications / Services

David Marutiak DAVID MARUTIAK

  • Managing Director, Scanbuy, UK
  • User Community Ambassador, Vodafone 360
  • Director, Emerging Technology Planning/Windows Mobile, Microsoft
  • Director Wireless technology, Wink Communications
  • Distinguished Member Technical Staff, Bell Labs

Regulatory / Policy

ADRIANA NUGTER, Ph.D.

  • Chairman GSM Association
  • MD, European Public Policy AirTouch International
  • Chairman Global Certification Forum
  • Data Protection Expert, KPN Netherlands
  • Served on 4 Boards in 4 countries

Smart Grid / Energy

CHRISTINE HERTZOG

  • Managing Director – Smart Grid Library
  • Author – Smart Grid Dictionary
  • Advisory Board – The Energy Collective
  • Smart Grid Consumer Value Chain Consulting