PROVO, Utah, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MULTIVOICE™ today announced the expansion of its management team.
New members of the MULTIVOICE management team include
- Todd Rapier as President,
- David Politis as Chief Marketing Officer,
- Rob Vickery as Senior Vice President of Business Development, and
- Dustin Fraser as Vice President of Product Development.
Additionally, MULTIVOICE has named Rapier, Politis and Fraser as Co-Founders.
"I'm excited about the expansion of MULTIVOICE's management team," said Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Ron Fraser, "as each member brings experience and expertise that will help accelerate MULTIVOICE's success."
Todd Rapier, President
Rapier joins MULTIVOICE after spending the past two years as the executive vice president of worldwide sales at MultiLing. Prior to MultiLing, he was director of sales and marketing at Velosum, founder of Lucion, and a sales manager at LexisNexis. Rapier attended Brigham Young University.
According to Ron Fraser, Rapier's extensive knowledge of sales, management and telecommunications make him a perfect fit for the role of president of MULTIVOICE as he is an expert in growing companies and company revenue, and he has increased momentum for each of his former ventures.
"It's rare to have an opportunity to shape and lead a company that will change the face of mobile group communications," Rapier said. "But that's the very opportunity we have with MULTIVOICE, and we are pumped to help transform this vision into a reality."
David Politis, Chief Marketing Officer
Politis specializes in developing and deploying comprehensive strategic marketing and marketing communications programs. As CMO, he will use his 30+ years of industry experience to bring awareness of MULTIVOICE to the various vertical markets the company is targeting.
During his career, Politis has helped drive more than $1.1 billion in increased corporate valuations. Prior to joining MULTIVOICE he spent four years as the CMO of Xi3 Corporation where he was responsible for introducing and launching new products, interfacing with strategic partners and investors, and serving as its primary spokesman. Previously, Politis was the president and CEO of Politis Communications for over 20 years, a tech-focused PR agency in the Rocky Mountain region.
He also founded and led SOAR Communications for five years, an outdoor- and recreation-focused marketing agency. Politis has a bachelor's degree in Mass Communications from BYU.
Rob Vickery, Senior Vice President of Business Development
Vickery joins MULTIVOICE with a 25-year track record in entrepreneurship, marketing, sales, product development and operations. He is an experienced strategist for developing and penetrating markets for technology-based products and services using a disruptive innovation framework. Vickery also brings a broad range of experience across such industries as high-tech, wireless, financial services, healthcare and manufacturing and he was also involved with numerous venture-backed start-ups since 1992.
For example, he was a member of the management team of Pandesic, a joint venture of Intel and SAP, and led business development activities for the firm. Vickery was also a member of the management team of Industry.Net Corporation, a pioneering electronic marketing and e-commerce company that merged with AT&T Business Network in 1996 to form Nets, Inc.
More recently, he was a co-founder of two San Diego based companies, Change.com and CoachLogix, while also serving as a member of the board of directors at MultiLing. Vickery has a bachelor's degree in Marketing and Computer Science from Wright State University.
Dustin Fraser, Vice President of Product Development
Fraser brings with him marketing and sales experience along with product design creativity. He was instrumental in the design and production of MULTIVOICE's MV900™ and MV-NEXUS™ Wireless Mesh-Network Intercoms™, as well as its MV-COMBINER™ personal wireless gateway. In his role at the company, Fraser will continue to help in developing cutting-edge products for MULTIVOICE.
Prior to MULTIVOICE, he was a marketing manager at Arlington Scientific and vice president of sales for Satellite Experts. Fraser has a bachelor's degree in Business, Management and Marketing from Utah Valley University.
Formed in 2011, MULTIVOICE is poised to disrupt the two-way wireless radio industry with its Wireless Mesh-Network Intercoms solutions that enable simultaneous and secure group communications among fearless individuals in rigorous environments. For more information please visit http://www.MULTIVOICE.com.
MULTIVOICE, the MULTIVOICE marks and logos, MV900, MV-NEXUS, Wireless Mesh-Network Intercom, and MV-COMBINER are each trademarks of MULTIVOICE. All other trademarks are properties of their own respective owners.
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