Cleve Adams is the CEO of VOXOX and brings over 20 years of experience in founding and leading global organizations. He has started, built, and managed Websense, the largest company in the SaaS/Cloud Cybersecurity software market from pre-revenue to a $1.0B IPO.
With over 20 years of senior management, operations, sales, and marketing experience in Security software, Mobile, Wireless, SaaS/Cloud, Mobile security, digital and social media, and Fintech, Adams has built successful sales channels of 1100 resellers and distributors in 82 countries
His expertise in raising over $100M from tier-one VC’s for multiple companies has positioned him as a go-to leader by VC/PE firms to build, turnaround or sell their portfolio companies with an average return to investors of 21x.
He was highlighted as one of the “Top 50 Non-Technical Founders In Tech Industry History” by HuffPost, and Co-Founder and CEO of the #2 Company in Forbes' Most Promising Companies in America
He is featured in the new book Cyberminds and has been honored to serve as a software industry expert and speaker at numerous conferences, universities, and corporations including the Harvard Alumni Assoc, multiple Investor, Cyber Security, and Smart City Conferences.
Adams is frequently quoted in top business publications including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and the new book Cyber Minds: Insights on cybersecurity across the cloud, data, artificial intelligence, blockchain, and IoT to keep you cyber safe.
On a personal note….He holds his MBA from Pepperdine University and is an avid swimmer and raving fan of the Chargers!
Bryan is a successful entrepreneur, bringing more than 20 years of experience in building companies and management teams, raising capital and driving technology innovation for Fortune 500 banks, insurance companies and data processing facilities. Bryan entered the telecom industry in 2006 and created Voxox to fulfill his vision to unify personal and business communications on a global basis. Today award-winning Voxox solutions are used in over 200 countries by consumers and businesses.
Kevin is a talented technologist who is constantly innovating at the forefront of telecommunications and IP technology. He has designed and implemented a highly scalable, large capacity, flexible and fully redundant global communications network that perpetually maintains a 99.999% uptime. With more than a decade of experience in technology development and advanced network architectures, Kevin’s expertise and accomplishments has made him a pioneer in cloud communications technology.
Bob is an expert in computer information technology, software development, operations automation, communications systems, database management and managerial accounting. He has delivered innovative and highly complex information technology solutions to over 100 Fortune 100/500 corporations. Bob has designed and developed several “cradle-to-grave” automation environments for large and medium-sized businesses, including hospitals, travel agencies and financial institutions. Bob was instrumental in developing (SOSUS) the communications system for the US Navy. Bob’s entrepreneurial activities have included building several high-tech businesses and software development companies.
Bob is a seasoned finance executive and entrepreneur with deep experience in building, financing, operating, and achieving exits for start-up ventures. Over the past 20 years, he has held senior management and advisory roles at a variety of public and private healthcare, technology and life science companies, gaining significant proficiency in capital formation, corporate finance, operations, M&A, and business development. During his career, he has directed or facilitated financing and M&A transactions totaling over $1 billion. Prior to joining Voxox, Bob served in senior leadership roles at several high growth companies including StemImmune, Inc., WorkWell Prevention and Care, Ambit Biosciences (commercial unit acquired by DiscoverX), NovaCardia (clinical stage drug assets acquired by Merck), Ancile Pharmaceuticals, Molecular Biosystems, and Sequana Therapeutics (acquired by Arris Pharmaceutical). Mr. Giargiari holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology and economics from Harvard and a Masters in Business Administration from the Anderson School at UCLA.
For over 30 years, Staci Wallace has owned, operated, or held Senior Executive positions in various multi-million-dollar businesses in the nutrition, wellness, and telecommunications industries. She has raised sales organizations into hundreds of thousands and has been a key leader in driving innovative strategies that help transform organizations into more relevant, people-focused, and economically sustainable brands. Staci's uniqueness in business success has enabled her to share her strategies as a highly sought-after keynote speaker and peak performance coach. She has shared the stage with five U.S. Presidents, Colin Powell, General Norman Schwarzkopf, Margaret Thatcher, Zig Ziglar, pro-athletes, and many other high profiled leaders. Her primary message is that of equipping top leaders, entrepreneurs, and executives, helping them identify core modalities that lead to greater productivity. She has also founded humanitarian organizations that continue to impact the lives of thousands of women and girls today.
Kristin is an IT Ops genius with the ability to manage teams with precision and attention to the smallest of details. Her team boasts some of the highest uptime in the industry and it due in part to Kristin’s knack for identifying issues and solving them before they become problems.
Over the past 35 years, Pertti has generated billions in sales for prestigious corporations worldwide. Holding several executive leadership positions within the wireless industry, Pertti oversaw the development of many new and innovative mobile communication services, solutions and partnerships. As president of Qualcomm Europe, Middle East and Africa, he opened these markets to the company’s advanced wireless technologies. Pertti was the Senior Corporate Vice President and Officer at Motorola who built its international cellular network business from 50 million to five billion dollars. Pertti has a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering and telecommunication from the Helsinki Institute of Technology and has served as a board of director for more than a dozen companies worldwide.
Ed brings more than a decade of operations and technology expertise to Voxox. Ed is well versed in software development, system engineering and telecommunications. He has worked with the implementation and management of enterprise resource planning systems, medical billing systems and support system management. Ed’s telecom experience and focus on lifecycle management is driving the achievement of milestones across the corporation. Ed holds a Bachelor in Communications, with a minor in Physics, from Denison University.
Larry Wallace brings more than 25 years of Corporate Executive experience to VoxDirect. He's helped scale companies from startup to hundreds of millions and one company to over a billion-dollar market cap. He is a business development expert with a passion for helping ordinary people achieve extraordinary success. His early football career at Texas A&M set the stage for his extreme work ethic and his drive to develop winning teams that win big championships. He and his wife have held top-ranking positions in multiple direct sales companies for over 30 years and Together, they have grown teams into the hundreds of thousands. Now, with VoxDirect, he brings both his traditional sales experience, affiliate marketing experience, as well as his success in direct sales to help the VoxDirect consultants have a winning edge in the market.