President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Moinzadeh, president and CEO of Airbiquity, manages the Airbiquity
executive management team, developing the company's strategy and setting
its direction. He has more than 18 years of experience in the wireless
industry. Mr. Moinzadeh previously served on Airbiquity's senior management
team where he was instrumental in development and delivery of Airbiquity's
products into the automotive market. He has also held senior positions
at Netro Corporation, AT&T Wireless Services and Motorola. Mr. Moinzadeh
was nominated as an Ernst & Young finalist for "Entrepreneur of
the Year" in 2006 and was named to the Puget Sound Business Journal's
2008 "40 Under 40" list. Mr. Moinzadeh is also a founder and board member
of Opanga Inc., is the author of several patents, and holds a B.Sc.
in computer science from Washington State University.
Chief Financial Officer
As Airbiquity's CFO, Mr. Atherly is responsible for all financial and
fiscal management aspects of the company's operations. Prior to 2008,
he served as CFO for both eMagin Corporation and Click2learn, Inc. Throughout
his career, Mr. Atherly has raised more than $200 million in financing
for his companies. He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions,
having completed transactions with a cumulative value of more than $100
million. In 2004, he completed the merger between Click2learn and their
primary competitor Docent, Inc. to form SumTotal Systems, Inc. He holds
a B.A. in business administration from the University of Washington.
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Hong is responsible for the technical direction and development
of Airbiquity and its product offerings. For more than 12 years he has
been involved in product development and marketing of various key communications
technologies, including 2G and 3G wireless systems, broadband wireless
data, wireless radio protocols, IP telephony and networking, access
networks, and wireless local loop. Prior to joining the company, Mr.
Hong held various senior management and engineering positions developing
products in several telecommunications companies, including TruePosition,
UTStarcom, RadioFrame Networks, Broadstorm Telecom, AT&T Wireless
and Nortel. Mr. Hong holds an M.S. in telecommunications and a B.S.
in electrical engineering from the University of Louisiana.
Chief Revenue Officer
Mr. Jumpa is responsible for global business development and sales and
is credited for starting and leading the execution of Airbiquity's automotive
business. He brings to Airbiquity more than 17 years of senior management,
business development, sales operations and engineering leadership experience.
Mr. Jumpa joined the company in 1999 and left in 2002 to successfully
lead the start and eventual acquisition of Vox Technologies, Inc., a
speech recognition company. He rejoined Airbiquity in 2005. Mr. Jumpa
has held prior positions at Xypoint Corporation and Alltel (now Verizon
Wireless), and has also served several other companies in a management
or consulting role (TollFree Cellular, Conversay, BSQUARE Corporation
and Jampac Technologies). Mr. Jumpa attended DeVry's computer science
undergraduate program in Addison, IL.
Mr. Shelby joined Airbiquity in 2013 and is responsible for legal affairs and compliance for the company. Mr. Shelby brings over 15 years of experience with technology transactions and licensing, intellectual property, M&A, corporate finance, corporate and regulatory matters. Previously, Mr. Shelby was general counsel for Varolii Corporation and an attorney at the national law firms of Heller Ehrman, LLP, Cooley LLP and Bogle & Gates LLP where he represented public and private technology companies in licensing, strategic partnerships, M&A, securities offerings, corporate governance, and general business matters. Prior to law, Jeff worked in management for United Airlines in San Francisco, CA for 5 years. Jeff earned his J.D. from the University of Washington, and an MBA from San Francisco State University.
Executive Vice President of Corporate Development
Mr. Nahmiyas is responsible for identifying new growth opportunities,
leading the evaluation of such opportunities, and assisting the strategic
growth of the Company. He has an extensive background in the identification,
pursuit and execution of strategic initiatives for emerging high-growth
companies as well as mature large enterprises. Mr. Nahmiyas comes to
Airbiquity following a 17-year investment banking career with JPMorgan,
Deutsche Bank and UBS specializing in the technology, media and telecom
(TMT) verticals. He has led an extensive array of merger, acquisition,
divestiture, joint venture, minority investment, recapitalization and
sale transactions as well as conducting strategic reviews for TMT companies.
Most recently, he was co-head of TMT M&A at UBS. Mr. Nahmiyas holds
a BA in Economics from the University of Chicago and MBA from Harvard
Vice President of Engineering
Mr. Biswas joined Airbiquity in 2013 and leads the company’s engineering management team. Mr. Biswas brings 30 years of large-scale software technology development and management experience to the firm. Prior to Airbiquity, Mr. Biswas was Senior Vice President of Engineering at Medio Systems, and has held multiple senior management roles at VMWare, Amazon, DEC and Oracle. Mr. Biswas received a B.T. in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi and a M.S. in computer engineering and Ph.D in computer science from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst.
Vice President, Sales
Mr. Meyer is responsible for Airbiquity's international sales in Asia-Pacific
and EMEA. Prior to this position, he was Director of Automotive Sales
and spearheaded Airbiquity's global business expansion. For more than
15 years, he has worked to develop global product distribution channels,
strategic partnerships and direct sales teams while residing in Europe,
Asia and North America and has expertise in the telematics, infotainment,
embedded systems and manufacturing technology environments. Working
with leading edge technologies, he has helped create and fulfill visions
of next generation systems with industry and corporate leaders from
multinational corporations in the commercial and defense aviation, aerospace,
wireless and automotive industries. Mr. Meyer holds a B.A.Sc.
from the University of British Columbia and a MBA from the Foster School
of Business at the University of Washington.
Vice President of Marketing
Mr. Frank is responsible for Airbiquity’s marketing initiatives and joined the company in 2013. He brings more than 25 years of marketing and management experience working at leading communications, publishing and technology companies such as DMB&B, J. Walter Thompson, Ammirati & Puris, International Data Corporation (IDC), IBM and Microsoft. Mr. Frank has extensive experience developing, deploying and optimizing integrated marketing programs on a global, national and regional scale for both established enterprises and technology start-ups. Mr. Frank received a B.S. in advertising from Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.
Vice President, Global Operations
Mr. Saye is responsible for Airbiquity's global operations, including
system operations, multi-tiered service delivery, supply chain and customer
support. He brings to Airbiquity 18 years of experience in end-to-end
technical service delivery and operational process architecture development
for government agencies and Fortune 100 companies. Prior to this position,
he served as Vice President, European Fleet Services and established
Airbiquity's European office and pan-European service delivery operation.
Mr. Saye has held leadership positions with EDS, SRA and Axis Technologies.
He has extensive experience in enterprise service delivery and implementing
lean process efficiencies across global organizations. He holds a B.S.
in Management, Information Systems from California State University
and an MBA from Seattle University.
Vice President, Program Management
Mr. Tuttle is responsible for the execution of contracted programs through
the company’s Program Management Office (PMO). Mr. Tuttle first joined
the company in 1999 and was responsible for the management of the company’s
entry into the automotive market via the integration of aqLink technology
into the General Motors OnStar product line. He has over 18 years’ experience
in project and program management roles with technology companies successfully
delivering products in the automotive and aviation industries to clients
including General Motors, Ford Motor Company, Airbus, Embraer and multiple
domestic and international airlines. Mr. Tuttle holds a B.S. in Industrial
Engineering from Lehigh University.