Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Munro has served as our Chief Executive Officer and as the Chairman of our Board since December 2011. Mr. Munro is also the Founder and has been President of Munro Capital Inc., a private equity investment firm, since 2005. Mr. Munro has been the Chief Executive Officer and owner of 1112 Third Ave Corp., a real estate holding company, since October 2000. He has also been an investor in private companies for the last seven years, including Vaultlogix, LLC, a provider of online data backup solutions for business data. Prior to forming Munro Capital, Mr. Munro founded, built and sold Eastern Telcom Inc., a telecommunication company, from 1990 to 1996. Mr. Munro has been directly involved in over $150 million of private and public transactions as both an investor and entrepreneur. Mr. Munro sat on the board of Vaultlogix, LLC from March 2004 to February 2008. Mr. Munro also has experience as a former Chairman of the Board of BiznessOnline.com Inc., a NASDAQ-listed internet access, web design and e-commerce hosting company, from May 1999 to August 2002. Mr. Munro received his B.A. in economics from Connecticut College. Mr. Munro brings extensive business experience, including years as a successful entrepreneur and investor, to our board of directors and executive management team.
Mark F. Durfee
Mr. Durfee has been a member of our board of directors since December 2012. Mr. Durfee has been a principal at Auerbach Acquisition Associates II, Inc., a private equity fund, since August 2007. Mr. Durfee also worked for Kinderhook Capital Management, LLC, an investment manager, as a partner from January 1999 to December 200, at which he was responsible for investing in over 40 middle market companies. He has been a director of Home Sweet Home Holdings, Inc., a wholesaler of home furnishings, since January 2012. Mr. Durfee received his B.S. from the University of Wyoming in finance. Mr. Durfee brings over 25 years of experience as a private equity investor to our board of directors.
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Charles K. Miller
Mr. Miller has been a member of our board of directors since November 2012. He has been the Chief Financial Officer of Tekmark Global Solutions, LLC, a provider of information technology, communications and consulting services, since September 1997. Mr. Miller received his B.S. in accounting and his M.B.A. from Rider University and is a Certified Public Accountant in New Jersey. Mr. Miller brings over 30 years’ of financial experience to our board of directors.
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Roger M. Ponder
Mr. Ponder served as InterCloud System's Chief Operating Officer from November 2012 to March 2015. Mr. Ponder has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Summit Broadband LLC, a provider of consulting services to private equity and institutional banking entities in the telecommunications, cable and media/internet sectors, since August 2009. From January 2005 to August 2009, he was the President - Midwest/Kansas City Division of Time Warner Cable. Mr. Ponder was a member of the United Way Board of Trustees’ - Kansas City from January 2006 to January 2011. Mr. Ponder received his B.S. from Rollins College in Business Administration and Economics. Mr. Ponder brings extensive business development, strategic planning and operational experience to the Board.
Neal L. Oristano
Neal Oristano, Vice President, leads strategy development for Cisco’s global service provider market segment. Combining 30 years of experience with close relationships throughout the industry and keen insights into critical market dynamics, Oristano helps Cisco synthesize its SP strategy resulting in game-changing business and technology architectures that enhance service providers’ overall value proposition and relevance in these turbulent times.
Prior to joining Cisco, Oristano was Senior Vice President of the America’s for Service Provider Sales with Juniper, responsible for leading the company’s service provider sales organization in the U.S., Canada, Latin America and Caribbean. During his leadership, Oristano tripled Juniper’s service provider North American revenue between 2005 and 2010. Oristano joined Juniper in 2004 as part of the Unisphere acquisition.
Before joining Juniper, he was the worldwide Vice President for Lucent Technologies, Data Network Systems Group. Prior to that, Oristano was Operations Director for Global Operations at Cisco and held sales leadership roles at Synoptics/Bay Networks and AT&T.
Oristano lives in New Jersey with his wife and children where he is active in his local community as well as an avid sports enthusiast.
Oristano holds a bachelor degree in marketing from St. John’s University.
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